SNAP Exam 2022: Registration (Ongoing), SNAP Exam Date 2022 is Declared [Exam on 10,18, & 23 December]

SNAP Exam 2022: Registration (Ongoing), SNAP Exam Date 2022 is Declared [Exam on 10,18, & 23 December]

ByAditi Joshi  |  Updated on: Aug 31, 2022
SNAP 2022 Registration is now open on official SIU website. Get details for SNAP Exam 2022 eligibility, syllabus, pattern and more. SNAP Exam Date 2022 is 10,18, 23 December.
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SNAP 2022 Registration is now open on the official website. Symbiosis National Aptitude Test SNAP is a national-level entrance exam for admission to MBA and PGDM courses for different campuses of Symbiosis across the country. SNAP Exam 2022 Dates are now declared on the official SNAP website. Candidates who are interested in studying MBA at SIU must check the latest updates for SNAP Exam 2022 along with the official notification. SIU has released the SNAP 2022 Notification on its official website. 

The candidates aiming at the SNAP Exam 2022 must note all the important dates. Registration for the upcoming SNAP 2022 was started on 4 August 2022 and will be ended on 24 November 2022. Check the necessary details for the upcoming exam below for registration, admit card, SNAP Exam Date 2022, and result.

SNAP 2022 Notification

Symbiosis International University (Deemed University) has released the official notification on its official website for the SNAP Exam 2022. The official announcement declares the exam dates for the institutes offering management programmes under SIU. Along with the notification, SNAP Exam Date 2022, eligibility criteria, test structure, and other guidelines concerning the exam are also declared. Candidates can download the SNAP Exam 2022 Notification PDF file from the direct link mentioned below. 

☛ Download SNAP 2022 Notification PDF

Latest News SNAP Exam 2022 

SIU has declared the official announcements for SNAP 2022. Note the below points to get an idea of the updated schedules for SNAP Exam Date 2022.

  • 10 January 2022: Declaration of SNAP 2022 Result
  • SNAP Exam Date 2022: 10, 18, 23 December 2022 (2 PM to 3 PM)
  • SNAP Admit Card Live: 5 December 2022 (SNAP Test 1), 10 December 2022 (SNAP Test 2 & 3)
  • 24 November 2022: Last date to submit SNAP Form Fees 2022 
  • 24 November 2022: SNAP Last Date 2022
  • 4 August 2022: SNAP Exam 2022 Registration Started 
  • 4 August 2022: SNAP 2022 Notification Released

SNAP Notification 2022

Symbiosis National Aptitude Test SNAP 2022

SNAP Exam 2022 is a common aptitude test conducted by SIU (Deemed to be University) for admission to the different MBA and PGDM programmes at Symbiosis and its affiliated colleges. SNAP 2022 Exam is a speed-based competitive test that evaluates the candidates' knowledge of Quantitative Data Interpretation and Data Insufficiency, General English, and Analytical and Logical Reasoning.

The total number of questions in SNAP Exam 2022 is 60, which is needed to be completed in 60 minutes. The aspirants who clear the SNAP Cut Off will be shortlisted for further selection rounds, that is, GE (Group Exercise), PI (Personal Interview), and WAT (Written Ability Test), conducted by SIU institutes. 

SNAP Full Form

The candidates may know that the Full Form of SNAP is Symbiosis National Aptitude Test. It is a national-level MBA Exam conducted by SIU for admission to different MBA Programmes. Note the section below to get important information regarding the SNAP Full Form and other details.

SNAP Exam 2022 Highlights

Before checking the detailed information for SNAP 2022, go through the following table to briefly overview the exam.

Key Highlights


Exam Name

Symbiosis National Aptitude Test SNAP

Conducting Body

SIU - Symbiosis Internationa University

SNAP Exam Dates

10 December 2022 (SNAP Test 1)

18 December 2022 (SNAP Test 2)

23 December 2022 (SNAP Test 3)

Exam Level 


Exam Mode

Online Computer-based


Once in Every Year (three attempts- as per the previous year’s analysis)


60 Minutes

SNAP 2022 Exam Pattern

60 Questions (MCQ Format)

General English

Quantitative-Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency

Analytical & Logical Reasoning


INR 1950 (As per the previous year’s analysis)

SNAP Eligibility Criteria

Bachelor's degree with 50% (45% for reserved category) in aggregate 

Official Website

https: //www .snaptest .org

Official Contact Details

Call: 18001231454 | +91-20-28116226/27 | 61936226/27

Whatsapp No. : +91-7709328908

Email: info@ snaptest. org

SNAP Exam Date 2022

SIU has released the dates for SNAP Exam 2022 and the official notification on its website on 4 August 2022. Note the table below for the updated schedules for SNAP Exam Date 2022.


SNAP Important Dates

SNAP Notification 2022

4 August 2022

SNAP 2022 Registration commences

4 August 2022

Last Date to Register for SNAP 2022

24 November 2022

Last Date to Pay Fees

24 November 2022

SNAP Exam 2022 Admit Card 

5 December 2022 (SNAP Test 1)

10 December 2022 (SNAP Test 2 & 3)

SNAP Exam Date 2022

10 December 2022 (SNAP Test 1)

18 December 2022 (SNAP Test 2)

23 December 2022 (SNAP Test 3)

Result Declaration

10 January 2023

SNAP Registration 2022

SIU has declared the dates to SNAP 2022 Registration Process on its official website. As per the latest update, SNAP 2022 Registration is already started on 4 August 2022 on the official SIU website. The candidates have to register themselves with the official website to fill SNAP Application Form and the payment of fees. You can follow the steps below to apply online for the SNAP Exam 2022.

  • Visit the official SNAP website: snaptest. org 
  • Register on the website using valid details 
  • Fill out the complete application form. 
  • Upload the scanned copy of the most recent (not older than 3 months) passport-size photo. 
  • Proceed to make the payment for the SNAP Application.

SNAP 2022 Application Fees

Applicants must pay INR 1950/- as the SNAP Exam Application Fees after submitting the application form. You can opt for any one of the payment procedures from the below-mentioned modes.

  • Billdesk Payment Gateway
  • Easebuzz Payment Gateway
  • Indian Bank Payment Gateway
  • Demand Draft

The SNAP Application Fee, if paid via Demand Draft, must be in favour of the “Symbiosis Test Secretariat” payable at Pune. You shall receive a confirmation email regarding the payment. 

(Note: The application fees for SNAP Exam 2022 must be paid for each time. If you wish to take the test twice, the SNAP Registration Fee becomes double. The aspirants must decide this thing at the time of registration if they want to take the test once or twice).

SNAP Eligibility Criteria

The aspirants can find the eligibility criteria for the SNAP Exam 2022 on the official website once the notification is declared. So, before applying for the exam, it is recommended to check SNAP Eligibility and comply with it. However, the minimum eligibility criteria to appear SNAP exam is the aspirants must be graduated with 50% (45% for reserved category) in aggregate. Final year aspirants can also apply for the SNAP 2022 Exam, but they have to submit proof of their studies within the stipulated time by the respective institutes. 

  • Nationality: Candidates of any nationality may apply for the SNAP Exam 2022. The students under the OCI / PIO category who wish to apply under the International Student Category and Foreign National students are exempted from the SNAP Entrance Test. They only have to appear for English Proficiency Test. 
  • Age Limit: As per the official eligibility criteria for the Symbiosis National Aptitude Test SNAP, there is no upper limit on age. The aspirants only need to fulfil the educational qualification mentioned by SIU.
  • Educational Qualification: The minimum eligibility criteria for SNAP Exam 2022 is that the candidates must complete a graduate degree from a recognized/statutory University or Institution with a minimum of 50% or equivalent grade (45% for the reserved category). 

Additionally, The final year students may apply for the SNAP 2022, and the selection shall be provisional based on the minimum eligibility criteria. If they fail to secure a minimum of 50% or equivalent marks, their admission shall be cancelled.

SNAP Selection Process

The selection process for SIU for admission to MBA/PGDM courses consists of two major phases, the SNAP Exam and the shortlisting of aspirants for the SIU selection process which is the GE-PI-WAT process. GE-PI-WAT stands for Group Exercise, Personal Interaction, and Writing Ability Test. The SNAP 2022 Exam score/percentile is used to shortlist candidates for the GE-PI-WAT round. After completion of all the rounds, the category-wise SNAP Cut Off for Merit List and Wait List will be released on the website of the respective SIU Institutes.

Note the below table to get an idea of the expected weightage distribution for the SNAP Exam 2022 merit list.

SNAP 2022 


SNAP Score (out of 150, scaled down to 50 marks)


Group Exercise (GE)


Personal Interaction (PI)


Writing Ability Test (WAT)




SNAP Exam Pattern 2022

As per the official updates. SNAP 2022 Pattern will remain similar to the previous year’s. The candidates appearing for the upcoming exam must note the recent changes to the SNAP 2022 Exam Pattern. The Symbiosis National Aptitude Test SNAP is an online-based exam of 60 minutes instead of 120 minutes with 60 MCQ-based questions. Note the table below to an overview of the SNAP Exam 2022 Pattern.

Exam Section

Normal Questions

Marks Per Correct Answer

Special Questions

Total Questions

Total Marks

Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency






General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability






Analytical & Logical Reasoning











(Important Note: Earlier, there were two kinds of questions in the SNAP Exam, including normal questions which are multiple-choice questions and special questions where you enter the answer using a virtual keyboard. Now, there will be no special questions in the SNAP 2022 Exam).

SNAP Syllabus 2022

There is no definite syllabus, as SIU does not release any official syllabus for the SNAP Exam. The SNAP 2022 Syllabus mentioned below is completely observational. You can follow this to be prepared for the SNAP 2022 Exam.

Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency

General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability

Analytical & Logical Reasoning



Family Tree – Blood Relations


Synonyms and Antonyms

Seating Arrangement

Linear Equations & Quadratic Equations

Contextual usage

Clocks & Calendars


Idioms and Syllogisms

Critical Reasoning


Sentence completion


Mixtures & Alligations

Sentence correction

Direction Sense

Graphs-Pie Chart

Jumbled paragraphs



Fill in the blanks

Visual reasoning

Number System

Active Voice and Passive Voice

Analogy & Series

Set Theory

One Word Substitution

Mathematical Reasoning

Binomial Theorem

Odd One Out

Meaningful Word, Matrix

Permutation & Combination


Verbal and Miscellaneous Reasoning

Coordinate Geometry


Bar Graphs








Surds and Indices


Probability Functions






How to Prepare for Symbiosis National Aptitude Test SNAP 2022

The aspirants must be well versed with the paper pattern and the syllabus of the SNAP 2022 Exam to ace this exam effectively. Download the SNAP Previous Question Papers and practice a lot to improve accuracy and speed and to have a better understanding of the kinds of questions asked. This helps you prepare a more comprehensive and result-oriented preparation plan. 

  • Complete each topic and solve mock tests or sample questions to analyze your understanding of the topic covered in SNAP Exam 2022. 
  • Regularly practice improving the pace of solving questions and reducing mistakes. 
  • Note down the points and formulas that need contact revision separately. 

You can check section-wise SNAP Preparation Tips and start your preparation.

SNAP Exam 2022 Mock Test & Online Coaching 

BYJU'S Exam Prep SNAP Online Test Series is completely based on the latest exam trends as all the curated after analyzing the previous year's papers. It will help you to revise the topics multiple times, ensuring better understanding and retention for SNAP Exam 2022. 

SNAP Online Coaching is a smart and unique way to be prepared for the exam. SNAP Exam Online Live Coaching is a great method to stay on top of your exam preparation. The Live Video Classes cover the full syllabus with extensive information on each concept. The classes provide expert guidance from MBA toppers for complete conceptual clarity, ensuring that you are well-versed in the whole curriculum.

Books to prepare for SNAP Exam 

In order to be prepared best for the SNAP 2022 Exam, the candidates must follow lots of practices. The best SNAP Books for preparation are listed below.


Books Name


General Books

Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CAT

Nishit K Sinha

High School English Grammar and Composition

Wren and Martin

How to Prepare Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CAT

Arun Sharma and Meenakshi Upadhyay

Work Power Made Easy

Norman Lewis

Quantitative, Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency 

How to prepare Quantitative Aptitude for CAT

Arun Sharma

How to prepare Data Interpretation for CAT

Arun Sharma

The Pearson Guide to Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Exams


Analytical and Logical Reasoning Section

A Modern Approach to Logical Reasoning

RS Aggarwal

Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation for CAT

Nishit K. Sinha

Logical Reasoning Book

Arihant Publication

SNAP Cut Off 2022

SNAP Exam Scores are accepted for admission to SIU Institutes and various additional private MBA institutes. Note the table below to overview the programmes and SNAP Cut Off for admissions at the respective colleges (as per the previous year's analysis). 

SNAP Institute

Courses Offered

SNAP Cut Off

Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM, Pune) 


MBA (Innovation & Entrepreneurship)

MBA (Leadership & Strategy) 


Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies & Research


MBA (Information Technology)

MBA (Digital Transformation)


Symbiosis Centre for Management & Human Resource Development 



MBA (Infrastructure Development & Management)

MBA (Business Analytics)


Symbiosis Institute of International Business


MBA (International Business)

MBA (Agri Business)

MBA (Energy & Environment)


Symbiosis Institute of Digital & Telecom Management

(SIDTM) - formerly Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management

MBA (Digital & Telecom Management)


Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies




Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication (SIMC)

MBA (Communication Management)


Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management (SIOM)

MBA (Operations Management)

MBA (Agri Operations Management)


Symbiosis Centre for Information Technology


MBA (Information Technology Business Management)

MBA (Data Sciences & Data Analytics)


Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences


MBA (Hospital & Healthcare Management)


Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Bengaluru

(SIBM, Bengaluru)


MBA (Quantitative Finance)

MBA (Business Analytics)


Symbiosis School of Banking & Finance

(SSBF) - formerly Symbiosis School of Banking Management

MBA (Banking & Finance)


Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad

(SIBM, Hyderabad)



Symbiosis School of Sports Sciences


MBA (Sports Management)


SNAP 2022 Admit Card

The date of downloading the SNAP Admit Card 2022 will be released by SIU once the registration will over. It is an essential document to appear for the exam. You must visit the official website of SIU to download your SNAP 2022 Admit Card by using your login credentials. After downloading SNAP Hall Ticket, the candidates must check all the details printed on it very carefully. Besides, paste your latest passport size colour photograph on the admit card before the SNAP Exam 2022 Date. Keep it in a safe place until the complete admission process is over, as it will be needed during the GE-PI-WAT processes.

SNAP Exam 2022 Analysis

As per expert analysis, SNAP exam sessions are easy. There are no changes in the exam pattern from the previous year. SNAP Question Paper 2022 will consist of three exam sections with 60 questions (MCQ format) in each. The candidates will get SNAP 2022 Analysis here after the exam is over. It will provide valuable insights about the exam and will help you understand how you performed in the exam. The SNAP Exam Analysis includes a discussion on the following parameters

  • The difficulty level of the SNAP 2022 Exam
  • Section-wise exam analysis
  • Good Attempts
  • Expected SNAP Exam Cut Off 
  • Topics asked under various sections

SNAP Result

All the appeared candidates will get the Symbiosis National Aptitude Test SNAP Result from the official website of SIU. You will get the SNAP 2022 Result in the form of a scorecard, which will be remained valid for 1 year only. Note the steps below to check your SNAP Result 2022.

  • Visit the official website.
  • Enter your login details.
  • You will get access to the SNAP Exam Result page
  • Download it for future reference

SNAP Alternative Exams

MBA Degree in recent days has become very important because it opens up doors for greater career opportunities. It will help you to develop your professional skills to proceed further with a high managerial designation. There are various types of MBA Entrance Exams that are held in the country. So, if you are looking for alternatives to the SNAP Exam then here is a list of exams you can apply for, including CAT, CMAT, MAT, and XAT. Note one thing MBA Entrance Exams are also conducted at the state level apart from the national level. You can choose at your convenience and suitability.

FAQs Related to SNAP Exam

  • Symbiosis National Aptitude Test, abbreviated as SNAP exam, is a national level speed-based entrance test for admission to MBA/PGDM courses in Symbiosis and its affiliated colleges. It is a computer-based online test, conducted once every year to select aspirants for management courses.

  • To appear in the SNAP Exam, the candidates must be graduated from any recognized institutes in India with 50% in aggregate (45% for the reserved category) with no such upper age limit criteria. SNAP 2022 Eligibility for the candidates OCI and PIO category is they only need to show the score of English proficiency test

  • The aspirants with face 3 rounds in the selection process if they crack the SNAP Exam. It includes 

    • GE (Group Exercise)
    • PI (Personal Interview)
    • WAT (Written Ability Test)
  • Yes, you can apply under International Student Category if you wish to take the SNAP Exam 2022. But check the details of SNAP Eligibility before starting the registration process.

  • No, there are no such upper age limit criteria to appear in SNAP 2022. The aspirants have to complete their graduation studies with 50% marks in aggregate (45% for the reserved category).

  • As per the analysis of the previous year's question paper, the SNAP Syllabus includes topics from GE, A-LR, and QA-DI&DS. The aspirants, who are thinking to appear in the upcoming SNAP exam, must be well-versed with the syllabus and start their preparation accordingly.

  • The candidates preparing for the upcoming exam can follow the below books for SNAP 2022 Preparation.

    • Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CAT by Nishit K Sinha
    • Work Power Made Easy by Norman Lewis
    • How to prepare Data Interpretation for CAT by Arun Sharma
    • The Pearson Guide to Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Exams by Pearson
    • Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation for CAT by Nishit K. Sinha
  • The candidates can fill out SNAP Application Form 2022 by the below-mentioned process.

    • Visit the official website.
    • Do SNAP Registration first 
    • Fill out SNAP Application Form.
    • Pay the application Fees
  • Yes, each institute announces a different SNAP Exam Cut Off after the result will declare. The candidates can check all the criteria and Institute wise cut-offs for the GE-PI-WAT round and final admission. 

  • The topics covered in SNAP Exam 2022 are based on the chapters you have studied in your graduation. Just go through the basics to start your preparation.

  • The full form of SNAP is Symbiosis National Aptitude Test. The candidates who are appearing in the upcoming exam must be well-versed with all the details of SNAP Full Form.


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