SNAP 2018 NEWS
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Symbiosis International University has released the official brochure for SNAP 2018. Registration window will close on November 26, apply at snaptest.org. The examination has seen a lot of changes over the years from its application fee to its exam pattern.
|SNAP Application Form||SNAP Eligibility||SNAP Syllabus|
The following article talks about the changes introduced in SNAP 2018 in this session. But, before that, listed below are 3 Ws and 1 H related to the examination:
|What is SNAP?||It is a national level aptitude test for candidates aspiring to join MBA/ MSc (CA)/ MSc (SS) programs offered by institutes under Symbiosis International.|
|Why SNAP?||The qualifiers get a chance to study in the most established B-Schools in India,|
|Who conducts SNAP?||The examination is conducted by SIU|
|When will SNAP 2018 conducted?||December 16 Check SNAP Exam Dates|
|Where will SNAP be conducted?||It will be held across 92 cities in India|
|How will it be conducted?||The exam will be conducted in Online (computer based) mode.|
Listed below are the major changes notified in the official brochure of the examination.
Starting with the exam pattern, from SNAP 2018 candidates will have to solve MCQs as well as non-MCQ type questions. In the paper, there will be two types of questions namely Normal and Special Questions. Here are the key changes introduced in SNAP exam for 2018. Check SNAP Exam Pattern
Total Number of Question Reduced
There has been a change in the number of questions as well and with the introduction of non-MCQs, SNAP 2018 will have total 130 questions now unlike 150 questions previously. However, the time duration remains the same i.e. 120 minutes.
SNAP 2018 will have 110 MCQs (Normal) and 20 non—MCQs (Special). You will get four choices for Normal questions. Whereas, for special questions in each section will have blanks where answers will have to be entered using the virtual keyboard.
Section-wise Composition changed
The number of sections is still the same but number of questions in each section has changed. Revised sectional composition is as follows:
|Section||Normal Questions||Special Questions||Total Questions||Total Marks|
|General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability||30||5||35||40|
|Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency||30||5||35||40|
|Analytical & Logical Reasoning||30||5||35||40|
SNAP 2018 Marking Scheme Changed
There has been changes in marking scheme as well. The updated marking scheme is tabulated below:
|Normal Questions (110 MCQs)||1 mark per question|
|Special Questions (20 Non MCQs)||2 Marks per question|
|Negative Marking||Each wrong answer attracts 25% negative marks for Normal Questions and for Special Questions also.|
Exam Centres Reduced
SNAP 2018 exam centers are reduced to 92 from 102 last year. Apart from exam pattern, a few SNAP exam centres have been added while a few have been removed as well. Candidates should carefully choose their test center as when the payment is completed, they cannot change the test center. Some cities like Asansol, Mohali, Gurugram, Kochi, Hubali, Noida, Ghaziabad, Mapusa, Thane, Dombivli have been added, whereas cities such as Rohtak, Durgapur have been removed from the SNAP exam centers’ list.
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