Symbiosis National Aptitude (SNAP)

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Symbiosis National Aptitude SNAP Books, Lecture Notes, Important Solved Questions and Study Material

OVERVIEW

Candidates aspiring to join MBA / MSc (CA) / MSc (SS) programmes offered by institutes of Symbiosis International University have to take the common, mandatory Symbiosis National Aptitude (SNAP) Online Test 2017. A candidate needs to register for SNAP Test & also register for the institutes offering his/ her choice of programmes by paying separate programmes registration fees. If shortlisted, he/she would then need to attend the GE-PIWAT process conducted by each of these institutes individually.

The registration process for SNAP and institutes is now simplified. Aspirants can now complete the SNAP as well as program registrations in the same portal (snaptest.org)


THE STRUCTURE OF THE BULLETIN IS AS FOLLOWS:

SECTION 1: SNAP ONLINE ENTRANCE TEST REGISTRATION

  • SNAP Test registration process
  • Modes of payment for SNAP test
  • The Institutes and programmes for which SNAP test is mandatory
  • The Institutes and programmes for which SNAP test is not mandatory
  • The cities where SNAP test will be conducted
  • Procedure of programme payment.
  • Reservation Policy of SIU
  • Programme Eligibility
  • Process for International Candidates

SECTION 2: SNAP ENTRANCE TEST

  • The SNAP test structure
  • Important Instruction regarding Admit Card
  • Important guidelines regarding SNAP Test

SECTION 3: SHORTLISTING AND SELECTION PROCESS

SECTION 4: MERIT LIST DECLARATION AND ADMISSION

 

SNAP TEST IS MANDATORY FOR FOLLOWING INSTITUTES/PROGRAMMES OF SIU.

SR. NO.NAME OF THE INSTITUTEPROGRAM
1Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM, Pune)MBA
MBA (Innovation and Entrepreneurship)
2Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies & Research (SICSR, Pune)MBA (Information Technology)
M.Sc. (Computer Applications) 
M.Sc. (System Security)
3Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resource Development (SCMHRD, Pune)MBA
MBA (Infrastructure Management)
MBA (Business Analytics)
4Symbiosis Institute of International Business (SIIB, Pune)MBA (International Business)
MBA (Agri Business)
MBA (Energy & Environment)
5Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management (SITM, Pune)MBA (Telecom Management)
6Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies (SIMS, Pune)MBA
7Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication, Pune (SIMC, Pune)MBA (Communication Management)
8Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management, Nashik (SIOM, Nashik)MBA (Operations Management)
9Symbiosis Centre for Information Technology (SCIT, Pune)MBA (Information Technology Business Management)
MBA (Data Sciences and Data Analytics)
10Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS, Pune)MBA (Hospital & Healthcare Management)
11Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Bengaluru (SIBM, Bengaluru)MBA
12Symbiosis School for Media & Communication, Bengaluru (SSMC, Bengaluru)MBA (Communication Management)
13Symbiosis School of Banking and Finance (SSBF, Pune) (Formerly Symbiosis School of Banking Management)MBA (Banking and Finance)
14Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad (SIBM, Hyderabad)MBA
15Symbiosis School of Sports Sciences (SSSS, Pune)MBA (Sports Management)

CANDIDATES SHOULD ALSO NOTE THAT SNAP TEST IS NOT APPLICABLE FOR:

SR. NO.NAME OF THE INSTITUTENAME OF THE PROGRAM
1Symbiosis Law School (SLS-Pune)LL.M.
2Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS)M.Sc. (Medical Technology)
3Symbiosis College of Nursing (SCON)M.Sc. (Nursing)
4Symbiosis School of Biomedical Sciences (SSBS)M.Sc. (Biotechnology)
M.Sc. (Nutrition & Dietetics)
5Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication-,Pune (SIMC- Pune)M.A.(Mass Communication)
6Symbiosis School of Economics (SSE)M.Sc. (Economics)
7Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT)M.Tech. (CAD & AM)
M.Tech. (E&TCE)
M.Tech. (CSE)
M.Tech.(G&ST )
8Symbiosis School of International Studies (SSIS)M.A. (IS)
9Symbiosis Institute of Geoinformatics (SIG)M.Sc. (Geo-informatics)
10Symbiosis Institute of Design (SID)M.Des

IMPORTANT INSTRUCTION REGARDING ADMIT CARD

  • SNAP Test Admit Card should be printed from the SNAP website [snaptest.org] which will be available from Friday, December 01, 2017, till Sunday, December 17, 2017.
  • Please ensure that your latest passport size, colour photograph is pasted on the Admit Card at the place provided for before appearing for the test (Your photograph should not be more than 3 months old)
  • Admit Card along with Photo Identity proof should be carried to the Test Centre at the time of the test. An acceptable photo identity is any one of the following,
    • Passport.
    • Driving license.
    • Voter ID Card.
    • Pan Card
    • AADHAR Card (UID)
  • An authorized person will verify and authenticate your Admit Card against the photo-id on the day of the test. Please preserve this authenticated Admit Card for further GE-PIWAT processes.
  • Candidates should note that an authenticated Admit Card is an important document without which the candidate will not be permitted to appear for further selection processes of SIU.If the Authenticated Admit card is lost, a duplicate Authenticated Admit Card will not be issued. It should be retained till the admission process is over.
  • Candidates who complete their SNAP 2017 payment process by October 31, 2017 will be intimated their allotted test city via E-mail on or before November 06, 2017.This will enable candidates to plan their travel schedules accordingly. Paid candidates admit card will be available from Friday, December 01, 2017, till Sunday, December 17, 2017. Those candidates who complete their SNAP 2017 payment process from November 01,2017 onwards (till last date of Registration) will get to know their allotted test city on the date of Admit Card generation (i.e December 01,2017). This may result in last minute changes to their travel plan.
  • Candidates are advised to locate allocated test center at least a day in advance to avoid any issue on the day of the test.
  • Travel and staying arrangements will need to be done by the candidates.

RESERVATION POLICY OF SIU

Following will be the reservation policy for admission to any programme of Institutes of SIU (except Symbiosis Institutes of Management Studies, which has separate policy #)

A. WITHIN SANCTIONED INTAKE

  • Scheduled Caste (SC): 15%
  • Scheduled Tribes (ST): 7.5%
  • Differently Abled *: 3%

B. OVER & ABOVE INTAKE

  • Kashmiri Migrants: 2 seats per programme
  • International Candidates: 15%

A candidate applying under any of the reserved category (Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribes/ Differently Abled/ Kashmiri Migrants) are mandatorily required to submit relevant document issued by competent authority. Any participation at any stage of admission process by such candidate is purely provisional and always subject verification and authentication of such relevant document.

Any candidate who has incorrectly mentioned his category may apply for correction through E-mail from his registered E-mail id along with supporting documents (for change to Reserved Category).

Please also note that if any information provided by the candidate in respect of his category is found to be incorrect, the University shall have right to cancel the candidature of such candidate.

* Differently Abled Category (DAC) at SIU

In compliance to Govt. Directives on disability guidelines issued by the office of the Chief Commissioner for persons with disabilities vide Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment New Delhi notification no. 16-18/97 on dated 01st June 2001 and University Grants Commission Notification No. F.6-1/2006 (CPP-II/SCT) dated 30/09/2009, SIU has made provision of reserving 3% seats for Differently Abled Category (DAC) students in all the Institutes of SIU.

The types of disabilities covered are:-
  • Vision Impairment
  • Hearing Impairment
  • Locomotors Disabilities
  • Mental Retardation
  • Multiple Disabilities
  • Dyslexia

All candidates claiming admission under DAC will be provisionally admitted under the said category. Thereafter, the candidate will be required to obtain an ‘Authentication Certificate’ from Symbiosis Centre of Health Care (SCHC) within one month of commencement of the programme. SCHC will check validity of documents produced by the candidates and verify the continued existence and extent of the disability.

# For Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies (SIMS)

As per MoU with Ministry of Defence clause no. 13 sub clause (d) The term Defence Personnel would mean only those serving / retired Defence Personnel from the Army, Navy and Air Force who fall in the category of ex-serviceman as laid down vide Ministry of Defence Letter no. 36034/5/85 -Estt (SCT) dated 14th April, 1987.

Reservation of Seats within the intake is:
  • Defence Category - General: 80% seats for dependents (Children/Ward/Spouse) of Defence personnel. (as per merit)
  • Defence category - Special: 10% seats for dependents (Children/ Ward/ Spouse) of Defence personnel a) killed in action (war, Counter Insurgency or war like operation),orb)disabled in action (war, Counter Insurgency or war like operation), with more than 50% disability, or c) who have died while in service, death being attributable to military service. (as per merit)
  • Open / Industry Category: 10% seats are in open category to civilian candidates under open or sponsored/ recommended by the Industry (as per merit).
Reservation of Seats over and above intake:

Officers of Armed Forces on Study Leave as authorized by respective Services HQs are granted automatic admission subject to meeting eligibility criteria.

SHORTLISTING AND SELECTION PROCESS

SHORTLISTING FOR GROUP EXERCISE, PERSONAL INTERACTION AND WRITING ABILITY TEST (GE-PIWAT):

Candidates will be shortlisted for GE-PIWAT based on their overall SNAP Percentile. Please check the respective institute website for information and dates of GE-PIWAT.

**Disclaimer

It is mandatory to attend all components / tests of GE-PIWAT to be eligible for admission to any PG programmes. Only candidates who attend all components / tests of selection process (GE-PIWAT) shall be considered as eligible for generation of merit / wait / reject list. Candidates who remain absent for any one of the component / test will be considered as ineligible for selection process of any of the MBA/M.Sc. (CA)/M.Sc. (SS) degree programmes of SIU.

MERIT LIST DECLARATION AND ADMISSION

Merit list will be based on the following parameters:

Weightage for Final Merit List
SNAP Score (out of 150, scaled down to 50 marks)Group Exercise (GE)Personal Interaction (PI)Writing Ability Test (WAT)

 

Total
50103010100

Category-wise cut off for Merit List and Wait List will be displayed on the website of the respective institutes. Wait list movement will depend upon the vacant seats available.

Please note that this admission is provisional and will be confirmed on payment of fees on or before the due date and subject to fulfilment of eligibility conditions of the respective programme(s) and in accordance with the rules of the Symbiosis International University


IMPORTANT GUIDELINES REGARDING SNAP ONLINE TEST

  • The candidate is required to report at the Test Centre by 12:00 hrs to undergo, admit card and id proof verification, digital finger print scan and biometrics will be captured.
  • After 14.10 hrs no candidate will be allowed to appear for the SNAP Online Test 2017.
  • The SNAP Online Test 2017 will close at 16.00 hrs, under any circumstances NO EXTRA TIME will be given to any candidate.
  • Cell phones, calculators, watch calculators, alarm clocks, digital watches with built in calculators/ memory or any electronics gadgets are not be allowed in the examination hall.
  • The Test Invigilator will check your Admit Card and ID proof and authenticate the same.
  • Duration of the test is 120 minutes, i.e. from 14.00 hrs. to 16.00 hrs. The candidate may attempt any section in any order.
  • Candidates will not be allowed to leave the hall till 14.45 hrs. After submission of the test candidate will not be allowed to re-enter the test hall.
  • 8. Candidates found using any unfair means will forfeit their chance of being considered for admission and will be debarred from receiving SNAP 2017 scores.
  • Differently Abled category candidates are requested to contact STS with scanned copies of their Medical Certificates for ascertaining percentage of their disability. (email: info@snaptest.org). Candidates failing to do this will be considered under the Open Category.

SNAP REGISTRATION PROCESS

"Candidate must provide Correct Name, Date of Birth, Mobile Number and Email Address as these details cannot be changed once the registration is complete. All above information is require for SNAP 2017 Online Test."

A. SNAP TEST REGISTRATION PROCESS

  • Register online on the website snaptest.org (from August 10, 2017 to November 24, 2017). Note: Any Changes in the online application form (except test city preferences) will be entertained only up to the closing date of Registration i.e. November 24, 2017. No changes shall be permitted after closing date under any circumstances. No change of test city requests will be entertained once candidates have completed their SNAP Online Test 2017 payment.
  • Upload your latest scanned colour passport size photo at the time of Online Registration for SNAP Test. (Your photograph should not be more than 3 months old).
  • Ensure that the information you have filled is accurate.

B. MODES OF PAYMENT FOR SNAP TEST

The candidate may pay through i) Billdesk Gateway ii) Axis Bank Gateway iii) Indian Bank Gateway iv) Demand Draft.

Pay the test fee of Rs.1750/- (+ applicable Payment gateway charges, GST and any other taxes) as per the instructions mentioned on the website for Payment of SNAP Test fee. (From August 10, 2017 to November 24, 2017).

PAYMENT THROUGH DEMAND DRAFT:

Submit a Demand Draft (DD) of Rs. 2065/- (this include Rs.1750 as SNAP Test fee and Rs. 315/- as GST @18%) from any Nationalized Bank in favour of “Symbiosis Test Secretariat” payable at Pune.

Choose the mode of Payment as 'DD Payment' in "Make Payment" Tab. Take a print of the payment advice form, fill in the DD Details, sign and send it along with the DD to the Symbiosis Test Secretariat only at, 

SYMBIOSIS TEST SECRETARIAT,
SYMBIOSIS INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY
Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi, Dist.: Pune – 412115
Phone: 020-39116226/ 27.

The Symbiosis Test Secretariat will authenticate the details of Demand Draft and will send you an email confirming the payment. Only after the realisation of payment, would you be able to view your Admit Card.

NOTE: SNAP Test fee is non-refundable.

NOTE:

  • Please note that Symbiosis Test Secretariat will not be responsible for non-delivery on any delay on the part of courier / postal services.
  • It is also mandatory to complete the payment process of desired institute for desired programme(s) before the closing date of payment of the respective programme. Payment towards the programme(s) also needs to be done through the SNAP website only (snaptest.org).
  • For disputes between the candidate and the Symbiosis Test Secretariat, the candidate should first send an Email to registrar@siu.edu.in with details about his/her grievance. If the candidate is not satisfied with the decision of the Registrar, he/she can appeal to the Ombudsman of the University. Information regarding the same is available in https://siu.edu.in/student-affairs.php. All dispute between the candidate and STS in this regard are subject to the legal jurisdiction of Pune.
  • SNAP 2017 Score will be valid only for admission to select programmes of Symbiosis International University for the academic year of 2018-19. Admission to the select programmes at Symbiosis International University (SIU) are strictly based on merit, assessment of individual performance in Symbiosis National Aptitude Test [SNAP] for Postgraduate Studies and other processes prescribed by the University. (Note: - SNAP Result will be declared on December 28, 2017 on snaptest.org and will be available up to January 30, 2018)

PROCEDURE OF PROGRAMME PAYMENT

A candidate desirous to submit his candidature to select PG programmes, is also required to complete the payment process of desired programme before the closing date of payment of the same. Payment towards the programmes must be made through the SNAP website only (snaptest.org). After making the payment for SNAP Entrance Test, proceed to complete the online registration form (Part II) for Programme (s) registration and the respective institute(s). A candidate is required to make separate non-refundable payment of Rs.1000/- (+ applicable Payment gateway charges, GST and any other taxes) per programme per institute at this stage.

If candidates want to pay programme payment through Demand Draft, make Demand Draft of Rs. 1180/- (Rs.1000/- per programme and Rs. 180/- GST @18%)

A mode of payment for the programme(s) is same as that for SNAP 2017. The institutes and their programmes are as follows:

Sr. No.Name of the InstituteProgrammes
1Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM, Pune)MBA
MBA (Innovation and Entrepreneurship)
2Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies & Research (SICSR, Pune)MBA (Information Technology)
M.Sc. (Computer Applications)
M.Sc. (System Security)
3Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resource Development (SCMHRD, Pune)MBA
MBA (Infrastructure Management)
MBA (Business Analytics)
4Symbiosis Institute of International Business (SIIB, Pune)MBA (International Business)
MBA (Agri Business)
MBA (Energy & Environment)
5Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management (SITM, Pune)MBA (Telecom Management)
6Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies (SIMS, Pune)MBA
7Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication, Pune (SIMC, Pune)MBA (Communication Management)
8Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management (SIOM, Nashik)MBA (Operations Management)
9Symbiosis Centre for Information Technology (SCIT, Pune)MBA (Information Technology Business Management)
MBA (Data Science and Data Analytics)
10Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS, Pune)MBA (Hospital & Healthcare Management)
11Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Bengaluru (SIBM, Bengaluru)MBA
12Symbiosis School for Media & Communication, Bengaluru (SSMC, Bengaluru)MBA (Communication Management)
13Symbiosis School of Banking and Finance (SSBF, Pune) (Formerly Symbiosis School of Banking Management)MBA (Banking and Finance)
14Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad (SIBM, Hyderabad)MBA
15Symbiosis School of Sports Sciences (SSSS, Pune)MBA (Sports Sciences)

NOTE:

Even after closing of the payment for SNAP, a candidate may still pay through SNAP website till the last date of payment for the programme(s). An institute may offer more than one programme. A candidate should ensure that the preferred programme(s) is / are selected and paid before the last date.

Indian nationals and NRI candidates (graduated from a recognised university in India) shall have to apply under SNAP to seek admission to the select Postgraduate programmes of Symbiosis International University.

An NRI candidate (graduated from a recognised university in India) after having applied for SNAP 2017 has the option of consideration of his candidature as national student or under NRI category. In case a NRI candidate chooses to apply under NRI category, he will have to further register and apply through Symbiosis Center for International Education. For more information, please visit www.scie.ac.in

However, OCI/ PIO/ Foreign National/ NRI candidates (having passed graduation from a recognised foreign university) are exempted from appearing for SNAP and have to apply through Symbiosis Center for International Education (www.scie.ac.in).

After declaration of the SNAP result, the institute (offering the programme(s) for which you have paid) will conduct further selection processes for short-listed candidates. The schedule for the same will be published on the website of the respective institute(s).

Any attempt to impersonate or indulge in any malpractice, identified at any stage of the admission process would disqualify the candidate from the admission processes to all MBA programmes of Symbiosis International University and may also lead to appropriate legal action as deemed fit.

PROGRAMME ELIGIBILITY

Name of the InstituteName of the ProgrammeEligibility Criteria
SIBM – Pune
SIBM – Bengaluru
SIBM – Hyderabad
SCMHRD
Master of Business Administration (MBA)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Candidate should be Graduate from any recognised University/ Institution of National Importance with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribes.
Candidates appearing for final year examinations can also apply, but their admission will be subject to obtaining a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribes

A candidate who has completed qualifying qualification from any Foreign University must obtain an equivalence certificate from Association of Indian Universities (AIU).

SIBM – Pune

Master of Business Administration (Innovation and Entrepreneurship)

SICSR

Master of Business Administration (Information Technology)

Master of Science (Computer Applications)

Master of Science (System Security)

SIIB

Master of Business Administration (International Business)

SITM

Master of Business Administration (Telecom Management)

SIMC

Master of Business Administration (Communication Management)

SCIT

Master of Business Administration (Information Technology Business Management)

SIHS

Master of Business Administration (Hospital and Healthcare Management)

SSMC - Bengaluru

Master of Business Administration (Communication Management)

SSBF

Master of Business Administration (Banking and Finance)

SSSS

Master of Business Administration (Sports Management)

SCMHRD

Master of Business Administration (Infrastructure Management)

Bachelor of Architecture or Bachelor of Engineering/ Technology in Aeronautical Engineering/ Agriculture Engineering/ Planning/ Civil Engineering/ Environment Engineering/ Water Resources/ Environment/ Chemical Engineering/ Oil and Paint Technology/ Petrochemical Engineering/ Plastic and Polymer Technology/ Electrical Engineering/ Energy Engineering/ Electronics Engineering/ Electronics and Communication Engineering/ Instrumentation Engineering/ Mechatronics Engineering/ Mechanical Engineering/ Production Engineering/ Automobile Engineering/ Industrial Engineering/ Fire and Safety Engineering/ Marine Engineering/ Metallurgy Engineering/ Mining Engineering from any recognized University/ Institution of National Importance with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade[45% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Castes (SC)/ Scheduled Tribes (ST) candidates].

Master of Business Administration (Business Analytics)

Candidate should be Graduate from any recognised University/ Institution of National Importance with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% for Scheduled Caste (SC)/Scheduled Tribes (ST) or equivalent grade) and minimum two years full time work experience after completion of graduation be and is hereby approved. 
A candidate who has completed qualifying qualification from any Foreign University must obtain an equivalence certificate from Association of Indian Universities (AIU).

 

 

SIIB

Master of Business Administration (Agri Business)

Candidate should be Graduate from any recognised University/ Institution of National Importance with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% for Scheduled Caste (SC)/Scheduled Tribes (ST).

Note: (for all Categories) Students who are in the final year of their bachelor’s degree education may also apply, but their admission will be subject to obtaining a minimum of 50% marks (45% for Scheduled Caste (SC)/Scheduled Tribes (ST) at qualifying examination. Admission of such candidate will be provisional and will be cancelled in the event of non-fulfilment of the above stated criteria.

Important: It is the responsibility of the Candidates to ascertain whether they possess the requisite qualifications for admission. Having been admitted provisionally does not mean acceptance of eligibility. Final eligibility for admission will be decided by Symbiosis International University.

Master of Business Administration (Energy and Environment)

Bachelor of Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture/ Bachelor of Science (Environmental Science) from any recognised University/ Institution of National Importance with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% for SC/ ST or equivalent grade).

Note: (for all Categories) Students who are in the final year of their bachelor’s degree education may also apply, but their admission will be subject to obtaining a minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST) at qualifying examination. Admission of such candidate will be provisional and will be cancelled in the event of non-fulfilment of the above stated criteria.

Important: It is the responsibility of the Candidates to ascertain whether they possess the requisite qualifications for admission. Having been admitted provisionally does not mean acceptance of eligibility. Final eligibility for admission will be decided by Symbiosis International University.

SIMS

Master of Business Administration

Candidate should be Graduate from any recognised University/ Institution of National Importance with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent (45% or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribes or equivalent grade). Defence category candidates should be son/ daughter/ spouse of Defense personnel.

Candidates appearing for final year examinations can also apply, but their admission will be subject to obtaining a minimum of 50% marks (45% or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribes or equivalent grade) in the qualifying examination. 

Defence category candidates should be children/ward/spouse of Defence personnel.

A candidate who has completed qualifying qualification from any Foreign University must obtain an equivalence certificate from Association of Indian Universities (AIU).

SIOM – Nashik

Master of Business Administration (Operations Management)

Candidate should be an Engineering Graduate (Bachelor of Engineering/ Technology) from any recognized University/ Institution of National Importance with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribes 

A candidate who has completed qualifying qualification from any Foreign University must obtain an equivalence certificate from Association of Indian Universities (AIU). 

 

SCIT

Master of Business Administration (Data Sciences & Data Analytics)

Candidate should be a graduate of any faculty with Mathematics at +2 level of any statutory University with minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST). Candidates appearing for final year examinations can also apply, but their admission will be subject to obtaining a minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST) at qualifying examination.

A candidate who has completed qualifying qualification from any Foreign University must obtain an equivalence certificate from Association of Indian Universities (AIU).


TEST CITIES

The cities where SNAP Online Test will be conducted

SNAP 2017 Test will be conducted in 102 cities all over India. A candidate may choose three preferences of test cities of the following for SNAP ONLINE 2017 Test.

1Agra35Indore69Ranchi
2Ahmedabad36Jabalpur70Roorkee
3Ajmer37Jaipur71Rourkela
4Allahabad38Jalandhar72Shillong
5Ahmednagar39Jammu73Siliguri
6Amravati40Jamshedpur74Surat
7Ambala41Jodhpur75Thiruvananthapuram
8Anand42Kakinada76Thrissur
9Aurangabad43Kanpur77Udaipur
10Bengaluru44Kolhapur78Vadodara
11Bareilly45Kolkata79Varanasi
12Bhilai46Kozhikode80Vijayawada
13Bhopal47Kurnool81Visakhapatnam
14Bhubaneswar48Lucknow82Vizianagaram
15Chandigarh49Ludhiana83Aligarh
16Chennai50Madurai84Amritsar
17Coimbatore51Mangaluru85Bilaspur
18Cuttack52Meerut86Jhansi
19Dehradun53Mohali87Karnal
20Delhi54Mumbai88Moradabad
21Dhanbad55Kalyan-Dombivli89Port Blair
22Dibrugarh56Virar90Faridabad
23Gandhinagar57Muzaffarpur91Panipat
24Gangtok-Bardang58Mysuru92Rohtak
25Ghaziabad59Nagpur93Shimla
26Greater Noida60Navi Mumbai94Belagavi (Belgaum)
27Guntur61Nellore95Ernakulam-Kochi
28Gurgaon62Noida96Nashik
29Guwahati63Panjim97Thane
30Gwalior64Patiala98Kota
31Hisar65Patna99Howrah
32Hooghly66Pune100Durgapur
33Hubli67Raipur101Solapur
34Hyderabad68Rajkot102Kottayam

Note: - No change of test city requests will be entertained once candidate has completed Payment for SNAP Online Test 2017.

The Test Centre and its address will be printed on the Admit Card. (Admit card will be live on SNAP website www.snaptest.org from December 01, 2017 to December 17, 2017)

While all efforts will be made to ensure that the candidate gets a test city as per his/her preferences, however, in some exceptional circumstances, a different test city in nearby area may be allotted.

Symbiosis Test Secretariat reserves the right to change or allot a city other than the one requested by the candidate in the event of the requested city not being available for any reason.


SNAP TEST STRUCTURE

Nature of Question Paper / Topics and Marks Allotted

Sr. No.Sections# of QuestionsTotal Marks
1General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability4040
2Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency4040
3Current Affairs3030
4Analytical & Logical Reasoning4040
Total150150
  • Please note that the SNAP 2017 test will be ONLINE.
  • SNAP Test duration is of 120 minutes.
  • Date: December 17, 2017; Time: 14.00 hrs. - 16.00 hrs.
  • SNAP Test is an objective test. Each question has 4 responses. Candidate should choose an appropriate response.
  • Each wrong answer attracts 25% negative marks.

THE SYMBIOSIS CENTRE FOR INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION (SCIE)

PROCESS FOR INTERNATIONAL CANDIDATES

The Symbiosis Centre for International Education (SCIE) is a department of the University, providing leadership & support for the University's efforts to internationalize the campus and the curricula. The admissions are centralized for all the institutes of Symbiosis International University and routed through SCIE. The online admission facility has made it possible for all candidates to apply from different parts of the world.

To check if you fall under International Candidates’ Category, please refer to the categories listed below:

FOREIGN NATIONAL (FN)

A candidate is eligible to apply as a Foreign National (FN) if he/she holds a foreign passport.

PERSON OF INDIAN ORIGIN (PIO)

A candidate is eligible to apply as a Person of Indian Origin (PIO) if he/ she has a PIO card, and is a citizen of a country other than India.

OVERSEAS CITIZEN OF INDIA (OCI)

A candidate is eligible to apply as an Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) if he/she has a OCI card, and is a citizen of a country other than India.

NON RESIDENT INDIAN (NRI)

A candidate is eligible to apply as a Non Resident Indian (NRI) if he/she has appeared either for the 10+2 (equivalent to the Indian 10+2) examination or Graduation outside India. It is mandatory for one of the two qualifying examinations to be given outside India.

It is mandatory for the Postgraduate Candidates who fall in the NRI Category and have appeared for their graduation in India to appear for the SNAP TEST.

To assist candidates with their application to Symbiosis International University (SIU) a detailed stepwise procedure is available on scie.ac.in. Interested candidates can apply online through their user friendly online application facility.

For more information, please get in touch with:

Symbiosis Centre for International Education (SCIE) 
Senapati Bapat Road, Pune - 410 004, India 
Tel: +91-20-25671905 
Fax: +91-20-25659209
Email: intadmissions@symbiosis.ac.in
Website: scie.ac.in


HELPDESK

For General Queries Details:
SYMBIOSIS TEST SECRETARIAT
SYMBIOSIS INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY,
Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi, District: Pune - 412115
Phone: 020-39116226 / 27 | Tele Fax: 020-39116228 
Whatsapp No.: 7709328908
Email: info@snaptest.org 
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