SNAP 2022 Exam Preparation: How to Crack Exam, Online Preparation

By Aditi Joshi|Updated : October 28th, 2021

SNAP 2022 Exam Preparation: With just one and a half months left for the SNAP 2022 exam, we have compiled expert tips to prepare for the upcoming SNAP 2022 Exam below. This year, SNAP 2022 continues to follow a similar exam pattern as it did in 2020& 2021. In such difficult times, it is very essential to get a complete understanding of how to prepare for SNAP online and tips to crack SNAP 2022. In this article, BYJU'S Exam Prep Experts have shared down tips to help you crack SNAP 2022. Let's get started!

Symbiosis National Aptitude Test or SNAP exam will be conducted in CBT mode. Every year around 1 lakh students from all disciplines take the SNAP Test to get one of the 2,500 MBA seats in Symbiosis colleges. SNAP scores are accepted by 15 Symbiosis Colleges and various other institutes as well. The difficulty level of this exam is Moderate.

SNAP 2022 Exam Pattern

Given below is the SNAP 2022 Exam Pattern in detail:

  • The number of questions in SNAP 2022 is expected to be 60.
  • The duration of SNAP 2022 will be 60 minutes.
  • SNAP 2022 will also be conducted in three sessions this year. 
  • Candidates can give a maximum of 2 attempts; the higher score will be considered for admission.
  • The maximum mark of the SNAP 2021 is 60. Negative marking of 0.25 for each incorrect response.
  • The section-wise break-up of questions is given below:


No. of questions

General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning and  Verbal Ability 


 Analytical and Logical Reasoning


Quantitative, Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency




Expert Tips to Prepare for SNAP 2022 Online

Given below are some expert tips for SNAP Preparation Online which will definitely help you to crack SNAP 2022.

Formulate a Section Wise Preparation Strategy

It is very important to make a section-wise preparation strategy. You cannot just start from anywhere. You must plan your preparations for the upcoming SNAP 2022 and if you are able to segregate the topics, it will be beneficial for you in the longer run.

Be Wise and Chose Best Books and Study Material

There are innumerable study materials, study notes, and books available on the internet for SNAP 2022 aspirants. However, you must choose your source to study aptly so that you do not end up studying a book that doesn't suit you. Search for books online, read their reviews by real users and then only go-ahead to purchase the book.

Set Goals

Setting targets or goals is a very important phase of preparation. Completing the on time will not only make sure the preparation is on the right track but will also give you a sense of satisfaction. Setting targets and completing them is a management skill that will definitely be useful when you get a job. 

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Practice as Much as You Can

Hard work has no alternative. This is the mantra of success. You cannot achieve anything without it. Giving proper time and practice to your goal is necessary. So, practice as many mocks as you can. Solving at least 20 mocks is a must before the D-day.  Join an online test series. Previous year's question papers are a big YES.

Analyse Your Performance

Analysing performance is as mandatory as practising. Knowing where you stand and how much you have to improve in order to reach your goal is essential. Understanding your weaknesses and working upon it will only bring you closer to your goal.

Be Confident

Nothing beats this tip. Having faith in yourself and being confident in your preparation is very important. Nervousness at times tends you to take up silly decisions and you end up doing questions wrong or sometimes over attempt the paper that gets you negative marks.

Best Books for SNAP 2022 Preparations

Given below is a section-wise list of best books you can refer to while preparing for the upcoming SNAP 2022

Best Books for General English Section of SNAP 2022

You can refer to the following books if you are preparing and wish to crack the General English section of SNAP 2022:

Book Name


High School English Grammar and Composition

Wren and Martin

Work Power Made Easy

Norman Lewis
Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CAT

Nishit K Sinha

Best Books for Quant, DI & DS Section of SNAP 2022

You can refer to the following books if you are preparing and wish to crack the Quant, DI and DS section of SNAP 2022:

Book Name


How to prepare Quantitative Aptitude for CAT

Arun Sharma

Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation for CAT

Nishit K. Sinha

The Pearson Guide to Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Exams


Best Books for Analytical and Logical Reasoning Section of SNAP 2022

You can refer to the following books if you are preparing and wish to crack the Analytical and Logical Reasoning section of SNAP 2022:

Book Name


How to prepare Logical Reasoning for CAT

Arun Sharma

A Modern Approach to Logical Reasoning

RS Aggarwal

Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation for CAT

Nishit K. Sinha

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  • No, there is no GK in SNAP 2020. General Awareness/GK section was let go from the syllabus in SNAP 2019. Check the detailed SNAP Exam Pattern and Syllabus.

  • SNAP, also known as Symbiosis National Aptitude Test is a common entrance exam for admission into the MBA programme of Institutes of Symbiosis International (SIU). the SNAP Exam may seem easy or difficult depending on your exam preparation. Applicants must ensure that they are well prepared for the SNAP 2020 exam to ensure that SNAP exam seems easier. 

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