Monday, 5 October 2015

Symbiosis National Aptitude Test SNAP Entrance Exam 2015

Symbiosis International University (SIU), Pune
Estd u,s 3 of the UGC Act 1956 vide notification No.F.9.12,2001-U.3 of the Govt of India, Accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ grade, Symbiosis Test Secretariat Gram-Lavale, Tal Mulshi, Dist Pune-412115, Tel 020-39116226,27, Telefax 020-39116228
Symbiosis International University (SIU), Pune for admission to various Post Graduate Programmes for the academic year 2016-17, conducts Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP). The SNAP Test will be on 20th December 2015
Since 2007, candidates aspiring to join MBA programs offered by institutes of Symbiosis International University have to take the common, mandatory Symbiosis National Aptitude (SNAP) Test. If shortlisted, he,she would then attend the GE-PIWAT process conducted by each of these institutes.
The SNAP is conducted for the admission to management programme (especially MBA) offered by the university and its affiliated institutions.
Graduate from any recognized, Statutory University or Institute 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
The SNAP exam 2016 will comprise in four sections like General English (Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, and Verbal Ability), Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency, (General Awareness: General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Business Scenario) and Analytical & Logical Reasoning
The maximum marks will be 180 that will be distributed as 40+40+40+60 pattern subsequently and the total number of questions will be 150 in the exam
The duration of the test is 2 hours and all questions will be of multiple type questions. Each wrong answer will be punished with 25% negative marks. The candidates will be suggested to use blue or black ball pen only
On the basis of their overall percentage of SNAP, a cutoff list (category-wise) will be prepared and uploaded on the official website of respective institutes. According to these cut off lists, students will be shortlisted for the GE-PI WAT
SNAP Test is conducted in 30 cities all over India. A candidate may choose one city of the following: Agra, Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Bengaluru, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Delhi, Faridabad, Gurgaon, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Jamshedpur, Kanpur, Kochi, Kolkata, Kolhapur, Lucknow, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nashik, Noida, Patna, Pune, Surat, Vashi & Visakhapatnam
Reservation Policy: As per the UGC Regulations, Guidelines, following will be the reservation policy for admission to any program of Institutes of SIU (except Symbiosis Institutes of Management Studies, which has separate policy)
i) Scheduled Caste (SC): 15%
ii) Scheduled Tribes (ST): 7.5%
iii) Differently Abled: 03%
i) Kashmiri Migrants: 02 seats per program
ii) International Candidates: 15%
Candidates applying from categories other than Open Category are required to submit valid supporting document (s) at the time of GE-PIWAT (if shortlisted
Register online on website (from 24th August 2015 to 24th November 2015)
Note: Any Changes in the online application form can be made only up to the closing date of Registration i.e. 24th November 2015 (No change is permitted after this under any circumstances)
Upload your latest scanned colored photograph to establish identity
Given below are instructions for payment of SNAP Test fee of Rs.1500/- (from 24th August 2015 to 24th November 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.1500/- in cash at any Axis Bank or Indian Bank branch in your city; (refer to the list of branches on the website)
SNAP Test Admit Card should be printed from the SNAP website ( which will be available from, Saturday, 5th December 2015, till Sunday, 20th December 2015
The student should carry the admit card along with any photo identity (Passport, Driving license, College, Institute Identity Card, Credit card with photograph, Voter ID Card, Pan Card, Aadhar Card) to the exam centre at the time of the test
For further details, contact the concerned departments or visit University websites 
Registration will start in 3rd week of August 2015
Payment closed on: 27th November 2015
Downloading Admit Card: 05th December 2015 to 20th December 2015
Declaration of Result: 11th January 2016

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