SNAP 2024- Symbiosis National Aptitude Test, 2024

SNAP 2024- Symbiosis National Aptitude Test, 2024

SNAP 2024: Application Procedure, Exam Date, Eligibility, Pattern, and Admit Card

About SNAP 2024


The Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP) is a standardized admission examination managed by Symbiosis International (Deemed) University (SIU) to facilitate admission into the MBA programs offered by its 16 constituent institutes. This assessment is administered as a Computer Based Test (CBT) and takes place at designated Test Centres. The exam encompasses 60 questions covering Quantitative-Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency, Analytical & Logical Reasoning, and General English.

Conducted thrice within an academic year, SNAP 2024 is held across various examination centers in 84 cities throughout India. Candidates are provided the opportunity to undertake the SNAP exam up to three times. Among these attempts, the most favorable outcome is considered for SIU admission via the SNAP 2024 route. As a prerequisite for SIU admission, SNAP exam takers must not only achieve qualifying scores but also successfully navigate the selection process, which involves Personal Interaction (PI), Written Ability Test (WAT), and Group Exercise (GE).


SNAP 2024 Important Dates





Registration start date

Second Week of August 2024

Registration closes on

Last week of November 2024

Payment closes on

Last Week of November 2024

Admit Card Live on


SNAP Test 1- First Week of December 2024

SNAP Test 2 and 3- TBD

SNAP Computer Base Test (CBT) 2024

SNAP Test 1- First Week of December 2024

SNAP Test 2- Second Week of December 2024 

SNAP Test 3- Third Week of December 2024

Announcement of Result

First Week of January 2024




SNAP 2023 Application Procedure


The process for candidates to follow involves several key steps:

Step 1- Registration and Program Selection:


Candidates need to initiate the process by visiting the official website of Symbiosis International University. On the website, there is a "Register for SNAP" tab which should be clicked. This step requires agreeing to the terms and conditions, leading to the detailed SNAP 2024 page. Here, the candidates are required to provide their personal information such as name, date of birth, mobile number, email ID, communication address, state, city/town/village, and exam center preference.

Step 2 - Photograph Upload:


Once the personal details are filled in, candidates need to upload a scanned passport-sized colored photograph. This marks the penultimate step in completing the SNAP registration for 2024.

Step 3 - Payment of Application Fee:


Once the candidate has provided their personal information and uploaded the photograph, they need to proceed with the payment of the application fee. The application fee for both SNAP Test and desired MBA programs must be paid through the SNAP website ( The fee structure is as follows: 


Application Type

Fee Amount

SNAP Test Fee

INR 2250

Programme Registration Fee

INR 1000 per program


Payment Methods:


The SNAP Test fee and the programme registration fee can be paid using various methods available on the SNAP website. Here are the payment options available:


Payment Method


Billdesk Payment Gateway

Another online payment option is the Billdesk Payment Gateway.

Easebuzz Payment Gateway

Candidates can also opt for online payment through the Easebuzz Payment Gateway.

Demand Draft (DD)

Offline mode payment through a Demand Draft (DD) is available. The DD should be in favor of "Symbiosis Test Secretariat" payable at Pune. A print of the payment advice form should be filled and sent along with the DD to the address of the Symbiosis Test Secretariat:

Symbiosis Test Secretariat

Symbiosis International (Deemed University)

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

Tollfree Number: 18001231454


Note on Fee Payment:


The SNAP Test fee and the programme registration fee are non-refundable and non-transferable. Please be aware that the fee payment methods are subject to the payment gateway options provided by the university, and candidates should refer to the official website for the most up-to-date information on payment methods.


Step 4 - Confirmation and Printout:


Upon successful payment, a confirmation page will be displayed. It is advised to retain a soft copy of the SNAP 2023 registration form for record-keeping. Additionally, candidates should consider printing the confirmation page for future reference.


SNAP 2024 Eligibility Criteria


The candidates appearing for the SNAP examination are required to have a graduation degree with 50% aggregate marks (45% aggregate marks for reserved categories) from a recognized University or an Institution of National Importance.


SNAP 2024 College Accepting Score


The Symbiosis National Aptitude (SNAP) is mandatory for the following institutes offering MBA programmes:


  1. Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM), Pune

  2. Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research (SICSR), Pune

  3. Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resource Development (SCMHRD), Pune

  4. Symbiosis School of International Business (SIIB), Pune

  5. Symbiosis Institute of Digital and Telecom Management (SIDTM), Pune 

  6. Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies (SIMS), Pune

  7. Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication (SIMC), Pune

  8. Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management (SIOM), Nashik

  9. Symbiosis Centre for Information Technology (SCIT), Pune

  10. Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS), Pune

  11. Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM), Bengaluru

  12. Symbiosis School of Banking and Finance (SSBF), Pune

  13. Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM), Hyderabad

  14. Symbiosis School of Sports Sciences (SSSS), Pune 

  15. Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM), Nagpur

  16. Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM), NOIDA


SNAP 2024 Syllabus


The syllabus consists of three components: General English, Logical Reasoning and Quantitative, Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency, and topics linked to each of these categories.


SNAP 2024 Examination Pattern


The table below shows the examination pattern of SNAP 2024 examination:  



Examination format

Computer Based Test (CBT)

Examination Mode

Online (in centres)


60 Minutes



Total No. of questions

60 questions

Question type

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)


The following table shows the question paper format for the SNAP examination:




Marks per Correct Answer

Total Marks

General English- reading comprehension, verbal ability, and verbal reasoning




Analytical and Logical Reasoning




Quantitative, Data interpretation and Data Sufficiency









SNAP 2024 Results


Following the official declaration of SNAP results, the corresponding scorecards promptly become accessible for download via the official SNAP website. Simultaneously, subsequent to the announcement of the SNAP outcome, all 15 Symbiosis Institutes initiate the crucial process of shortlisting students for the final selection phase.

To obtain the SNAP 2024 result cum scorecard, candidates can adhere to the ensuing steps:

  • Step 1: Access the official SNAP website, ""

  • Step 2: Within the homepage interface, select the link labeled 'SNAP 2023 Score Card.'

  • Step 3: Enter your Unique ID and Password as stipulated.

  • Step 4: Initiate the process by selecting the "Login" button.

  • Step 5: Subsequently, a fresh page will emerge, unveiling the SNAP exam's Scorecard for the year 2023 on the computer screen.

  • Step 6: For future reference, it is advisable to obtain a hard copy of your scorecard through printing.


SNAP 2024 Outcomes


Candidates who qualify for the SNAP are eligible to apply for MBA  program at participating Symbiosis Institutes around India. The entrance exam and the GE-PIWAT will determine the selection's final results, following which the chosen candidates will be able to submit their applications for postgraduate programmes.