What is SNAP Exam?

Symbiosis National Aptitude Test or SNAP Test is a management aptitude test conducted by the Symbiosis International (Deemed) University for admission to the MBA/PGDM programmes offered by its 16 constituent institutes. The SNAP exam paper comprises questions from General EnglishQuantitative-Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency and Analytical & Logical Reasoning and the mode of exam is online. After clearing the SNAP exam, candidates have to participate in Group Exercise (GE), Personal Interaction (PI) and Written Ability Test (WAT), conducted by SIU institutes individually in February and March. In 2020, the SNAP exam was conducted on three days and candidates were allowed two attempts. The same pattern is expected to be followed for SNAP 2021 exam.

SNAP Eligibility Criteria

Given below is the eligibility criteria for the SNAP exam 2021.

  • Graduates in any discipline with at least 50 per cent aggregate (45 per cent for SC/ST/PWD candidates) or equivalent from recognised university or institute can apply for SNAP 2021

  • Final year students are also eligible to apply for SNAP Test, but their admission will remain provisional until submission of the passing certificate 

  • International students or candidates who have graduated from an international university, have to obtain a certificate of equivalence from the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).

Also read: SNAP eligibility criteria for General and SC/ST candidates

Top Colleges Accepting SNAP scores

Fifteen colleges affiliated with SIU and 20 other private MBA institutes accept SNAP scores for admission to various programmes. Find below the list of SIU colleges that accept SNAP scores. For other MBA colleges accepting SNAP score, refer to the exam highlight section above.

  • SIBM, Pune
  • SIIB, Pune
  • SCMHRD, Pune
  • SSBF, Pune
  • SIDTM, Pune
  • SIBM, Bengaluru
  • SIMC, Pune
  • SIOM, Nashik
  • SCIT, Pune
  • SIHS, Pune
  • SSSS, Pune
  • SSMC, Bengaluru
  • SSBF, Pune
  • SIBM, Hyderabad
  • SICSR, Pune
  • SIMS Pune