SNAP 2022: Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Eligibility, Application Form

Symbiosis National Aptitude Test or SNAP test is conducted by Symbiosis International University. This examination is conducted to select candidates for admission to the MBA/ PGDM program offered by 16 constituent institutes of SIU. Selected candidates have to clear Group Exercise (GE), Personal Interaction (PI) and Written Ability Test (WAT) rounds after clearing the SNAP written exam in order to get admission. Interested and eligible candidates who want to apply need to submit an online application form before the last date. In this post, we are going to provide details related to the SNAP 2022 exam.

SNAP 2022 Important Dates

Interested candidates can have a look at the tentative schedule of SNAP 2022 as given below.

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Main EventTentative Dates
Beginning of the registration process4th week of September 2022
Last date to register onlineLast week of November 2022
Last date to pay registration feesLast week of November 2022
Availability of Admit card1st week of December 2022
Date of SNAP exam3rd week of December 2022 to 2nd week of January 2023
Declaration of result4th week of January 2023


SNAP 2022 Eligibility Criteria

The SNAP eligibility criteria 2022 depend upon the course and institute to which you are looking to apply.

  • College Name – SIBM, Pune/ SCMHRD/ SIBM, Bengaluru/ SIBM, Hyderabad/ SIBM, Nagpur/ SIBM – Pune/ SICSR/ SIIB/ SIDTM/ SIMC/ SCIT/ SIHS/ SSBF/ SSSS/ SIBM Bangaluru/ SSMC Bangaluru
      • Course Name – MBA, MBA (Innovation and Entrepreneurship/ Information Technology/ Digital Transformation/ International Business/ Digital & Telecom Management/ Communication Management/ Information Technology Business Management/ Hospital and Healthcare Management/ Banking and Finance/ Sports Management/ Business Analytics/ Communication Management)
      • Educational Qualification – Candidates must have completed graduation from a recognized university with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent (45% for SC/ ST candidates).
  • College Name – SCMHRD 
      • Course Name – Master of Business Administration (Infrastructure Development and Management)
      • Educational Qualification – Aspirants must have completed graduation in any Engineering stream (B.E. or B.Tech.) Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch.) or Bachelor of Planning (B.Plan.) from any recognized University/ Institution of National Importance with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% marks for SC/ ST candidates)
  • College Name – SCMHRD
      • Course Name – Master of Business Administration (Business Analytics)
      • Educational Qualification – A candidate must be a graduate from any recognized University and must have obtained a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Castes/ Scheduled Tribes) at graduation. Aspirants also need to have a minimum of two years full-time work experience after completion of graduation.
  • College Name – SIBM, Pune
      • Course Name – MBA (Leadership and Strategy)
      • Eligibility Criteria – Aspirants must be a 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. Candidates also need to have a minimum of four years full time work experience after graduation.
  • College Name – SIOM, Nashik
    • Course Name – Master of Business Administration (Operations Management)
    • Educational Qualification – Candidates must be an engineering graduate (Bachelor of Engineering/ Technology) and should have a minimum of 50% marks (45% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Castes/ Scheduled Tribes) at graduation. Aspirants appearing in the final year examination of graduation can also apply.

SNAP 2022 Application Form

The application form for the SNAP 2022 examination will release in online mode only. Those who are looking to apply may access the application form through the official website. Complete details related to the application process are as follows.

  • To start the process of application, candidates have to register on the official website.
  • At the time of registration, aspirants are required to provide their basic details such as name, date of birth, mobile number, email address, etc.
  • Once registered, candidates may access the main application form and provide details.
  • In the main application form, candidates must provide their complete educational, personal, and contact details.
  • The details entered in the application form must be accurate. Otherwise, the application form can get rejected.
  • Apart from the details, aspirants are required to upload scanned images of their photograph and signature.
  • It is also necessary to pay the application fee along with the application form.
  • It is recommended to take a printout of the application form submitted and fee receipt.

Application Fee

  • The application fee is the same for all candidates i.e. Rs. 1750/- (non-refundable)
  • Mode of payment: Application fees can be paid online using a credit card, debit card, and internet banking. The application fee can also be paid in the form of a demand draft in favour of Symbiosis Test Secretariat” payable at Pune. Candidates need to 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 the following address

Symbiosis Test Secretariat

Symbiosis International (Deemed University)

Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi, Dist: Pune – 412115

Phone: +91-20-28116226/ 27/ 61936226/ 27

SNAP 2022 Admit Card

  • The admit card for SNAP 2022 will release in online through the official website of Symbiosis University.
  • To download the admit card, candidates have to provide their registration details.
  • In the admit card, information such as date, time, and venue of the examination will be present.
  • Candidates must ensure that their passport size, colour photograph is pasted on the Admit Card at the place provided for before appearing for the test. The photograph should not be older than 3 months.
  • Along with the admit card, candidates also need to carry one photo ID proof – Passport, Driving License, Voter ID card, PAN Card, Aadhar Card (UID).

SNAP 2022 Exam Pattern

The pattern of SNAP 2022 examination is explained below.

  • Mode of examination: Online (Computer-based test)
  • Type of questions: Objective type MCQ
  • Number of questions: 60
  • Duration of exam: 1 hour
  • Maximum marks: 60
  • Marking Pattern: Each question will carry 1 mark
  • Negative Mark: 0.25 marks will be deducted in case of an incorrect answer
SectionNumber of questionsMaximum Marks
General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability1515
Analytical and Logical Reasoning2525
Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency2020
Total60 questions60 marks



The syllabus of SNAP 2022 is given below.

  • General English: Jumbled paragraphs (6 sentences with first and last fixed), Jumbled paragraphs with 4 or 5 sentences, Fill in the Blanks, Reading Comprehension of passage/ Poem, Sentence completion, Antonyms, One-word substitution, Sentence correction, Odd one out, Idioms and syllogisms, Verbal Reasoning, etc.
  • Verbal Ability: Fill in the blanks, Synonyms & Antonyms, Vocabulary, Proverbs & Idioms, Sentence Correction, Critical Reasoning, Analogy, etc.
  • Analytical & Logical Reasoning: Critical reasoning, Visual reasoning, Assertion and reasons, Puzzles, Assumption-Premise-Conclusion, Analogy (Numeric and Alphabetical), Seating Arrangement, Directions, Blood Relations, Syllogism, Clocks and Calendars, Visual Reasoning, Data Interpretation based on text, Graphs and tables, Coding and decoding, Sequencing, Identifying next number in series, Statements and assumptions, Identifying valid inferences, Identifying Strong arguments and Weak arguments, Symbol Based problems, Miscellaneous
  • Quantitative Aptitude: Percentages, Profit & Loss, Ratios, Proportion & Variation, Allegations Mixtures & Averages, Time Speed Distance, Time & Work, Number System, Linear Equations and Quadratic Equations, Inequalities, Functions, Logarithm, Binomial Theorem, Geometry, Co – ordinate Geometry, Trigonometry, Mensuration, Probability, Set Theory, Simple Interest & Compound Interest, Averages, Complex numbers, Permutations & Combinations, Vectors, HCF & LCM, Geometric Progression, Arithmetic progression, Arithmetic mean, etc.
  • Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency: Bar Graph, Line Graph, Mixed Graphs, Tables, Pie Chart, Miscellaneous

Answer Key

  • Symbiosis International University will publish answer keys for the exam before declaring the result.
  • Candidates will be able to match their answers with the SNAP official answer key and a rough idea about the marks they are going to score.
  • In case a candidate is not satisfied with the answer key then he/ she can submit the objection form.
  • In case of any changes, a revised answer key will be published. The result will be prepared on the basis of the final answer keys.

SNAP 2022 Result

  • The result of SNAP 2022 examination will be published on the official website.
  • In order to check the result, aspirants have to provide their SNAP ID and password.
  • In the result card, information related to the subject wise and total marks/ percentile obtained by candidates will be mentioned.

SNAP Cut off 2022

  • SNAP Cut off is the minimum mark must be obtained by candidates in order to clear the exam.
  • Please note that there will be no individual sectional cut offs out of a maximum score of 150 marks.
  • The cut off marks depend upon various factors such as difficulty level of the exam, number of students appearing for the exam, etc.

SNAP 2022 Admission Process

  • After clearing the SNAP written exam, shortlisted candidates will then be invited to take part in further rounds of selection.
  • These further rounds of selection include Group Exercise, Personal Interaction (PI), Writing Ability Test (WAT).
  • The final merit list will be prepared on the basis of candidate’s performance in all rounds of selection.
  • The weightage taken into consideration for the final selection of candidates is explained in the table below.
SNAP Admission ParametersWeightage
SNAP Score scaled to 5050
Group Exercise (GE)10
Personal Interaction (PI)30
Writing Ability Test (WAT)10


Frequently Asked Questions

Question – 1: Can I apply for rechecking or re-evaluation in case I am not satisfied with the result?  

Answer: No, there is no provision for rechecking or re-evaluation.

Question – 2: Is there any sectional cut off in this exam?

Answer: No, there is no sectional cut off. Candidates have to clear the overall cut off only.

Question – 3: What if I can’t get admission? Will I get my application fee back?

Answer: No, the application fee will not be refunded in any case.

Question – 4: In which mode, the SNAP examination will be conducted?

Answer: The examination will be conducted online (Computer-based test)

Question – 5: In which cities, the SNAP 2022 exam will be held?

Answer: It is expected that the examination will take place in the following cities – Agra, Gangtok – Bardang, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Guntur, Mysuru, Ajmer, Guwahati, Nagpur, Aligarh, Gwalior, Nashik, Ambala, Hisar, Navi Mumbai, Amravati, Hooghly, Palghar, Amritsar, Howrah, Panipat, Anand, Hubballi, Panjim – Mapusa, Asansol, Hyderabad, Patiala, Aurangabad, Indore, Patna, Bareilly, Jabalpur, Portblair, Belagavi, Jaipur, Prayagraj, Bengaluru, Jalandhar, Pune, Bhilai, Jammu, Raipur, Bhopal, Jamshedpur, Rajkot, Bhubaneswar, Jhansi, Ranchi, Bilaspur, Jodhpur, Roorkee, Chandigarh – Mohali, Kakinada, Rourkela, Chennai, Kanpur, Shillong, Coimbatore, Karnal, Shimla, Cuttack, Kolhapur, Siliguri, Dehradun, Kolkata, Surat, Delhi, Kota, Thane-Kalyan-Dombivli, Gurugram, Kottayam, Thiruvananthapuram, Faridabad, Kozhikode, Thrissur, Ghaziabad, Kurnool, Udaipur, Greater Noida, Lucknow, Vadodara, Noida, Ludhiana, Varanasi, Dhanbad, Madurai, Vijayawada, Dibrugarh, Mangalore, Visakhapatnam, Ernakulam – Kochi, Meerut, Gandhinagar, Moradabad

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