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What is SNAP 2015?
What are the eligibility criteria for taking SNAP 2015?
What are the modes of payment for SNAP 2015?
When is SNAP 2015 held?
When shall I receive the SNAP 2015 admit card?
What is the duration of the test?
How is the SNAP 2015 designed?
Will there be negative marking in SNAP 2015?
What all do I need to carry with me on the day of test?
When SNAP 2015 results are out?
What is GE-PI-WAT in selection procedure for MBA admission?
Which institutes accept SNAP 2015 scores?
How is a candidate selected for GE-PI-WAT process?

What is SNAP 2015?

 

Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP 2015) is a mandatory test for admission into postgraduate courses in Institutes of Symbiosis International University (SIU). This aptitude test is the first step and is followed by other selection procedures. This year onwards, SIU is will conduct two additional aptitude tests for non MBA courses. These are MMC course of SIMC Pune campus and MSc Geoinformatics of SIG.

What are the eligibility criteria for taking SNAP 2015?

 

  • The candidates should have completed their graduation in any discipline from statutory university with minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST candidates) for all Master of Business Administration programs.
  • The candidate should have completed 21 years of age and needs to be a citizen of India.

What are the modes of payment for SNAP 2015?

 

  • Online Payment through Credit Card: The candidate may pay directly through master or visa card online by following the instructions on the SNAP website after the registration
  • Online Payment through Net Banking: The candidate may transfer SNAP test fee to Symbiosis Test Secretariat account using net banking option after the registration.
  • Payment through Cash: After online SNAP 2015 registration print ‘Axis Bank or Indian Bank challan’ from the SNAP website. It is in 3 parts. Pay Rs. 2000/- in cash at any Axis Bank or Indian Bank branch in your city. Refer to the list of branches on the website. The bank will return two stamped parts of the ‘Axis Bank or Indian Bank challan’ to the candidate. Candidates need to keep the Candidate copy as payment receipt. Sign the stamped ‘Symbiosis copy’ of the ‘Axis Bank or Indian Bank challan’ and send it to the Symbiosis Test Secretariat at the address given below.
  • Payment through Demand Draft: Obtain a Demand Draft (DD) of Rs. 2,000/- from any nationalized bank in favor of “Symbiosis Test Secretariat” payable at Pune. Fill DD details in the DD payment option in SNAP website and take a print out of ‘Payment Advice’ form for DD and send it along with the DD to the Symbiosis Test Secretariat only at the following Address. The photocopy of the demand draft should be retained for future reference.

 

When is SNAP 2015 held?

 

The SNAP will be held on Sunday, December 20, 2015.

When shall I receive the SNAP 2015 admit card?

 

SNAP admit card will be available from December 5, 2015 to December 20, 2015.

What is the duration of the test?

 

SNAP test duration is of 120 minutes.

How is the SNAP 2015 designed?

 

Sl.No.

Sections

Total Marks

1

General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability

40

2

Quantitative, Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency

40

3

General Awareness: General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Business Scenario

40

4

Analytical and Logical Reasoning

60

 

Total

180

  • SNAP test duration is of 120 minutes
  • SNAP Test is an objective test. Each question has 4 responses. Candidate should choose an appropriate response. 
  • Each wrong answer attracts 25% negative marks.
  • Candidate must use Blue or Black ball point pen only.

Will there be negative marking in SNAP 2015?

 

Yes, there is negative marking in SNAP exam. Each wrong answer attracts 25% negative marks.

What all do I need to carry with me on the day of test?

 

Bring the following documents while reporting to the test centre:

  • Admit Card
  • Your latest coloured passport size photograph should be pasted on the Admit Card at the place provided for Photo identity as specified in the Admit Card page
  • Blue/Black ballpoint pen

When SNAP 2015 results are out?

Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP) 2015 results will be declared on Monday, January 11, 2016 by Symbiosis International University (SIU), Pune.

What is GE-PI-WAT in selection procedure for MBA admission?

Group Exercise (GE), Personal Interview (PI) and Written Ability Test (WAT) is a mandatory process for admisison into MBA program at Symbiosis institutes. Merit list will be based on the following parameters:

  • SNAP score: 50
  • Group Exercise (GE): 10
  • Personal Interview (PI): 30
  • Written Ability Test (WAT): 10

It is mandatory to attend all components / tests of GE-PIWAT to be eligible for admission to any PG programs.

Which institutes accept SNAP 2015 scores?

 

Top 5 SNAP scores accepting Institutes:

  • Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM), Pune
  • Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies & Research (SICSR)
  • Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resources Development (SCMHRD)
  • Symbiosis Institute of International Business (SIIB)
  • Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management (SITM)

For more information on SNAP scores accepting institutes, please click here.

How is a candidate selected for GE-PI-WAT process?

 

Candidates will be shortlisted for the GE-PI-WAT process based on their performance in the SNAP test score and academic profile score.