Exam Detail

SNAP Symbiosis National Aptitude Test

  • Test Level-: National Level
  •     Eligibility-: Graduation
  • Duration-:2 Hours
  • Stream-: Management
  • Medium-: English
  • Examination Mode-: Online
  • Total Questions-: 150

Announcement of Result : December 28, 2017 Thursday

Go to Website: www.snaptest.org

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)


Graduate from any recognized / statutory University with a minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST). Programmes which require specific discipline/ subject specialisation need to be checked for eligibility as given by the respective Institute.

A candidate who has completed qualifying degree from any Foreign University must obtain an equivalence certificate from the Association of Indian Universities (AIU). All foreign degrees/ qualifications need to be verified from AIU by the candidate before seeking admission to any programme of SIU.

SNAP Test Structure

Nature of Question Paper / Topics and Marks Allotted

Sr. No.


# of Questions

Total Marks

1 General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability 40 40
2 Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency 40 40
3 Current Affairs 30 30
4 Analytical & Logical Reasoning 40 40
  Total 150 150


Eligible candidates can apply online throgh the website  : https://www.snaptest.org/mba-entrance-exams-2017.html

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.

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).


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, 

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.


  • 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)
  • Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation

This section had questions on Probability, pie charts, time and distance, percentages clocks, trigonometry, number theory, Profit Loss, Logarithm, Averages etc.

  • General English

Mostly questions were of type: Reading Comprehension, Vocabulary, Fill in the blanks, Correct Incorrect Sentences

  • General Awareness

Questions on Current affairs, literature, sports, science etc.

  • Logical Reasoning


  • Verbal Reasoning by R. S. Agarwal
  • Verbal Ability by Arun Sharma
  • English Grammar by Wren and Martin
  • Pearson Guide to MBA Entrance Examination by Edgar Thorpe
  • Quantitative Aptitude for MBA Entrance Exams by Abhijit Guha
  • Business and English Communication by Clark
  • Quantitative Aptitude by Arub Sharma
  • A Complete Kit for MBA Entrance Examinations by S.Chand
  • 40+ Solved Papers MBA Entrances by Arihant
  • Ramesh Logical and Analytical Reasoning by A.K.Gupta
  • Newspapers
  • Economics Time
  • The Statesman
  • The Hindu
  • Magazines
  • Business Today
  • Business World
  • Competition Success Review
  • Business Line by Hindu Group

Give yourself the best chance with these top ten study tips.

  • Give yourself enough time to study. Don't leave it until the last minute
  • Organize your study space
  • Use flow charts and diagrams
  • Practice on old exams
  • Explain your answers to others
  • Organize study groups with friends
  • Take regular breaks
  • Snack on 'brain food'

Admit Card : December 01,2017 Friday to December 17,2017 Sunday


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