Students want to enroll in one of the different management programs at the Symbiosis International University (SIU) affiliated B-schools have to clear the SNAP Test (Symbiosis National Aptitude Test). Admission at these institutes is based on participants’ overall academic records and SNAP Test Score.
While institutes shortlist aspirants appropriate for admission to their programs, likewise, aspirants too select institutes based on several criteria concerned to institutes’ performance in terms of teaching, infrastructure, corporate interaction and most importantly placements.
The shortlisting criteria for admission at the different Symbiosis Institutes is decided by the SIU and these criteria are listed thus:
|SNAP Score (total score of 150 scaled down 50)||Group Practice (GE)||Personal Interaction (PI)||Writing Ability Test (WAT)||Total|
The above shortlisting criteria are applicable for admission at all the Symbiosis Management Institutes accepting SNAP score. Even though the basis of shortlisting of aspirants remains the same, however, each of these institutes has their various set of cut-off scores.
Selected participants take the final judgment for admission at a particular institute based on the need tuition fee for the program and the average placement record of the target institute. Of the institutes accepting SNAP scores, the top three institutes with the highest average placement records are SIBM-Pune, SCMHRD-Pune, and SIBM-Bengaluru. Here we current a tabulation of all the SNAP cut-off scores, tuition fees and average placement record pertaining to the Symbiosis Institutes accepting SNAP scores so that future SNAP participants can make an informed choice.
|MBA college||Programs provided||SNAP Cut-Off Percentile||Fee (INR in Lakhs)||Average Placement (INR in Lakhs)||Highest Package Recorded (INR in Lakhs)|
|SIBM (Symbiosis Institute of Business Management), Pune||MBA|
MBA (Innovation and Entrepreneurship)
|SCMHRD (Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resource Development), Pune||MBA|
MBA (Infrastructure Management)
MBA (Business Analytics)
|SIIB (Symbiosis Institute of International Business), Pune||MBA (International Business)|
MBA (Energy & Environment)
|SIBM (Symbiosis Institute of Business Management), Bengaluru||MBA||90||15.30||9.58||24|
|SIOM (Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management), Nashik||MBA (Operations Management)||87.05||11.75||9.74||-|
|SICSR (Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies & Research), Pune||MBA (Information Technology)|
M.Sc. (Computer Applications)
M.Sc. (System Security)
|SITM (Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management), Pune||MBA (Telecom Management)||83||12.75||7.60||12.50|
|SIMS (Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies), Pune||MBA||76||10.09||8.5||22|
|SIMC (Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication), Pune||MBA (Communication Management)||72||12.44||3.5||7|
|SCIT (Symbiosis Centre for Information Technology), Pune||MBA (Information Technology Business Management)|
MBA (Data Sciences and Data Analytics)
|SIHS (Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences), Pune||MBA (Hospital & Healthcare Management)||60||8.22||5||7|
|SSMC (Symbiosis School for Media & Communication), Bengaluru||MBA (Communication Management)||74||11.40||NA||-|
|SSBF (Symbiosis School of Banking and Finance), Pune||MBA (Banking and Finance)||65||14.72||7.14||9|
|SSSS (Symbiosis School of Sports Sciences), Pune||MBA (Sports Management)||55||9.5||NA||-|
|SIBM (Symbiosis Institute of Business Management), Hyderabad||MBA||60||13.59||6.34||-|
In order to be considered to be shortlisted for admission at the above listed Symbiosis Institutes, SNAP participants need to apply separately to each of the target institutes. Aspirants, after the SNAP results are declared, if shortlisted, can attend selection procedure of GE-PI-WAT conducted by each of these institutes separately.
It is worthwhile to mention here the SNAP Test format as well as sectional weightage for the benefit of participants.
|Method of Exam||Online|
|Duration||2 hours (120 minutes)|
|Number of Sections||4|
|Number of questions||150 questions|
|Total Marks||150 marks|
|Marking Scheme||+1 for each accurate response; -0.25 for each wrong response|
|Sections||No. of Questions||Total Marks|
|Reading Comprehension & Verbal Ability||40||40|
|Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation||40||40|
|Analytical & Logical Reasoning||40||40|
Please note that sectional cut-offs are not considered for admission via SNAP, instead only overall cut-off percentile is accepted.