SNAP 2021 | Symbiosis National Aptitude Test Exam Date (announced), Application Form, Eligibility, Fees

Symbiosis National Aptitude Test Exam Date (announced)

Symbiosis International University (SIU), Pune  announces Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP) 2021 for Admission to Postgraduate Programs

SNAP 2021 – Symbiosis International University (SIU), Pune invites application for Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP) 2021, a National-Level Mgt. Entrance Test for admission to various Post Graduate Programs (MBA) for the academic year 2021-22 offered at its 15 Institute.

The SNAP 2021 Test will be held on 19th December 2021, 08th & 16th January 2022. 

Overview

  • A candidate aspiring to join an MBA program offered by any Institute of Symbiosis International (Deemed University) [SIU] has to take the common, mandatory Symbiosis National Aptitude (SNAP) Computer Based Test (CBT).
  • The candidate needs to :
  1. Register for SNAP Test,
  2. Pay the registration fee for SNAP Test,
  3. Register for her/his choice of programme(s) offered by any Institute of SIU,
  4. Pay the registration fee, separately for each programme.
  • If shortlisted for a programme applied to, the candidate would then need to participate in the further admission process (GE-PIWAT) of that particular programme.
  • The registration process (including the payment of the registration fee) for SNAP and Institutes is integrated. A candidate can complete the SNAP as well as programme registration (as well as pay the registration fee) on the same portal (snaptest.org).

SNAP 2021 Important Dates

  • Registration commences on : 31st August 2021 (Tuesday)
  • Registration closes on : 27th November 2021 (Saturday)
  • Registration fee payment closes on : 27th November 2021 (Saturday))
  • Admit Card Live on (www.snaptest.org) : 04th December 2021 (Saturday)

SNAP Test 2021 : 

  • 19th December 2021 (Sunday) 14.00 hours – 15.00 hours
  • 08th January 2022 (Saturday) 10.00 hours – 11.00 hours
  • 16th January 2022 (Sunday) 10.00 hours – 11.00 hours
  • Announcement of Result : 01st February 2022 (Tuesday)

Programs (And the Institute Offering them) for which SNAP TEST is Mandatory

  • Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM, Pune) : MBA, MBA (Innovation & Entrepreneurship)
  • Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies & Research (SICSR) : MBA (Information Technology), MBA (Digital Transformation)
  • Symbiosis Centre for Management & Human Resource Development  (SCMHRD) : MBA, MBA (Infrastructure Development & Management), MBA (Business Analytics)
  • Symbiosis Institute of International Business (SIIB) : MBA (International Business), MBA (Agri Business), MBA (Energy & Environment)
  • Symbiosis Institute of Digital & Telecom Management (SIDTM) formerly Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management : MBA (Digital & Telecom Management)
  • Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies (SIMS) : MBA
  • Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication (SIMC) : MBA (Communication Management)
  • Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management (SIOM) : MBA (Operations Management)
  • Symbiosis Centre for Information Technology (SCIT) : MBA (Information Technology Business Management), MBA (Data Science & Data Analytics)
  • Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS) : MBA (Hospital & Healthcare Management)
  • Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Bengaluru (SIBM, Bengaluru) : MBA, MBA (Quantitative Finance), MBA (Business Analytics)
  • Symbiosis School of Banking & Finance (SSBF) formerly Symbiosis School of Banking Management : MBA (Banking & Finance)
  • Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad (SIBM, Hyderabad) : MBA
  • Symbiosis School of Sports Sciences (SSSS) : MBA (Sports Management)
  • Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Nagpur (SIBM, Nagpur) : MBA

Program (And the Institute Offering them) for which SNAP TEST is Not Mandatory

  • Symbiosis Law School (SLS-Pune)  : L.L.M
  • Symbiosis Law School (SLS-Noida) : L.L.M
  • Symbiosis Law School (SLS-Hyderabad) : L.L.M
  • Symbiosis Law School (SLS-Nagpur) : L.L.M
  • Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies & Research (SICSR) : M.Sc. (Computer Applications), M.Sc. (System Security)
  • Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS) : M.Sc. (Medical Technology), M.Sc. (Nutrition & Dietetics), MPH (Master of Public Health)
  • Symbiosis College of Nursing (SCON) : M.Sc. (Nursing)
  • Symbiosis School of Biomedical Sciences (SSBS) : M.Sc. (Biotechnology)
  • Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication (SIMC) : MA (Mass Communication)
  • Symbiosis School of Economics (SSE) : M.Sc. (Economics)
  • Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT) : M.Tech.(Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning, M. Tech. (Embedded Systems), M. Tech. (Robotics and Automation), M.Tech. (Geoinformatics and Surveying Technology)
  • Symbiosis School of International Studies (SSIS) : MA (International Studies)
  • Symbiosis Institute of Geoinformatics (SIG) : M.Sc. (Geo-informatics), M.Sc. (Data Science & Spatial Analytics) 
  • Symbiosis Statistical Institute (SSI) : M.Sc. (Applied Statistics)

Eligibility Criteria for SNAP 2021

SIMS – Master of Business Administration

  • Candidate should be a graduate from any recognised University/ Institution of National Importance and must have obtained a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade at graduation.
  • Defence Category candidates should be the son/ daughter/ spouse of Defence personnel.
  • 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 in the qualifying examination.
  • 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 recognised University/ Institution of National Importance and must have obtained a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Castes/ Scheduled Tribes) at graduation.
  • 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 in the qualifying examination.
  • 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 graduate with Mathematics at 10+2 level from any recognised University/ Institution of National Importance and with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% or equivalent grade for Scheduled Castes/ Scheduled Tribes) at graduation.
  • 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 in the qualifying examination.
  • A candidate who has completed qualifying qualification from any Foreign University must obtain an equivalence certificate from Association of Indian Universities (AIU).

SIBM, Bengaluru – MBA (Quantitative Finance)

  • Candidate should graduate from any recognised University/ Institution of National Importance and must have obtained a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Castes/ Scheduled Tribes) at graduation level. The students must have studied Mathematics/ Statistics during Standard XII.
  • 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 in the qualifying examination.
  • A candidate who has completed qualifying qualification from any Foreign University must obtain an equivalence certificate from Association of Indian Universities (AIU).
  • All course wise eligibility Criteria check on the website https://www.snaptest.org/eligibility.html

How to Apply for SNAP 2021  – Registration Process

  • A candidate can appear for a maximum of two tests for SNAP 2021.
  • Register online on the website snaptest.org (from August 31 to 27 November 2021). Note – Any change in the online registration form (except name, date of birth, category, test city preferences and test date) will be entertained only up to the closing date of registration i.e. 27 November 2021. No change shall be permitted after the closing date under any circumstances.
  • Upload your latest scanned colour passport size photo at the time of online registration for SNAP Test. (Your photograph should not be more than three months old).
  • Ensure that the information you have filled is accurate. *No change in name, date of birth, category, test city and test date requests will be entertained once a candidate has paid her/his SNAP Test 2021 registration fee.

Registration Fee

  • SNAP Test registration fee of Rs.1950/- per test
  • Mode of Payment : Billdesk Payment Gateway/Indian Bank Payment Gateway/Demand Draft.

Shortlisting and Selection Process

  • Shortlisting for Group Exercise, Personal Interaction and Writing Ability Test (GE-PIWAT):
  • A candidate will be shortlisted for further admission process (GE-PIWAT) based on her/his overall SNAP Percentile. Please check the respective Institute website for information and dates of GE-PIWAT.
  • The further admission process is conducted separately for each programme by each Institute. The cut-off for shortlisting is also calculated separately for each programme. Based on her/his overall SNAP percentile, a particular candidate may get shortlisted for more than one programme. In such a scenario the candidate is expected to participate in the GE-PIWAT for each programme separately.
  • Merit list will be based on the following parameters:
  • Weightage for Final Merit List
  • SNAP Score (out of 60, scaled down to 50 marks) : 50
  • Group Exercise (GE) :  10 
  • Personal Interaction(PI) : 30
  • Writing Ability Test (WAT) :  10

 SNAP  2021 Test Structure

  • The following will be the exam pattern for SNAP 2021
  • Mode : Exams will be conducted through online mode three times in a year, once on 19th December 2021 and twice on 08th & 16th January 2022.
  • Attempt Limit : Candidates can appear maximum of two test in SNAP 2021.
  • Section : There will be three sections, i.e. General English, Quantitative Aptitude, Analytical and Logical Reasoning.
  • Type of Question : Multiple choice questions will be asked.
  • Total Questions : Total 60 questions will be asked in the examination.
  • Duration of Exam : One hour will be given to solve the question paper.
  • Marking Scheme : For each correct answer 1 mark will be awarded.
  • Negative Marking : Each wrong answer attracts 25% negative marks.

Topic

  • General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability : 15 Questions
  • Analytical & Logical Reasoning : 25 Questions
  • Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency : 20 Questions
  • Total : 60 Marks
  • Please note that the SNAP Test 2021 will be a computer-based test.

SNAP TEST Centres

  • SNAP Test 2021 will be conducted in 94 cities all over India.

For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website