SNAP 2017 Notification

Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP) test 2017 will be conducted in 30 cities and the duration of the exam will be 2 hours. The test takers are advised to ensure that the registrations are done before the deadline mentioned below.

SNAP 2017 Notification

Overview of SNAP:

Since 2007, candidates aspiring to join MBA programs offered by institutes of Symbiosis International University have to take the common, mandatory Symbiosis National Aptitude Test. A candidate needs to register for SNAP Exam & then register with the institutes offering his/her choice of program by paying separate institution registration fees.

10 tips to crack SNAP


Graduates in any discipline from any Statutory University with minimum 50% marks (45% for SC/ST candidates) for all the MBA Programmes, except the ones which require graduates with specific subject specializations (mentioned on the respective institute websites).

SNAP 2016 Analysis

10 Tips to Crack SNAP


SNAP is a national level management entrance exam conducted by Symbiosis International University Pune to conduct admission to the management programs offered at all affiliated institutes. The overall level of difficulty of the exam is comparatively high. Accordingly, measures need to be taken to crack it.


1) Like every other exam, SNAP can be divided into three parts: practice intensive, concept driven and environment sensitive. Plan accordingly.

2) Revise your elementary mathematics for quantitative ability and data interpretation. After you’ve developed a certain level of comfort with numbers, practice with tables, squares, cubes and decimal-fraction conversions.

3) For verbal ability, read multiple books and newspapers; the best way to develop a command over the language; for exam purposes as well as life.


SNAP 2016 Exam Analysis


SNAP 2016 had given a new twist to the exam pattern which saw a drastic change in the weightage assigned to the Logical Reasoning and the General Awareness Sections.

SNAP tested students on Speed, Logic and Analytical skills, though the number of marks allocated changed the type of questions in the aptitude exam were on the same lines as last 2 -3 years. Preparing from the previous papers would surely have helped the candidates.


Strategy for SNAP

The Symbiosis National Aptitude Test is a paper-pen based national-level test that students attempt, to get admission into Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (Pune) and its other affiliated institutes. The test scores are valid for around 14 institutes that are associated with Symbiosis. This makes it a pretty important exam.

The pattern and difficulty level of SNAP has been more or less uniform throughout the years. As a result, it easier to define a strategy for the same. Making a well-defined preparation strategy will ensure that your efforts are channeled in the right direction.


Tones of Reading Comprehension – GRE,GMAT,CAT


Tones of Reading Comprehension

The tone that an author uses greatly influences what kind of story he or she tells and how the audience perceives it. To develop a better understanding of the text and to answer well in entrance exams like CAT,GRE,GMAT,etc.; it is important to understand the style and tone of the passage.


Post SNAP: GE, WAT & PI process

Post SNAP is the GE, WAT and PI process. Candidates are shortlisted based on the performance in SNAP. Every institute has the separate cut off for short listing the students and will have their own separate GE-PIWAT which will be orchestrated at their respective campus premises. So, registered students will have to visit the campuses for their final round of selection.


SNAP, a prep strategy

SNAP is a paper-pen based exam. SNAP will contain objective type questions. Each question has 4 responses. Candidate should choose an appropriate response. Each wrong answer attracts 25% negative marks and the maximum marks would be 180. SNAP has been divided into following sections: