SNAP Eligibility Criteria 2018 - Symbiosis International (Deemed University) prescribes the eligibility criteria of SNAP 2018, the national-level management entrance exam conducted by the University for admission to its 15 institutes. As per the SNAP eligibility criteria 2018, candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree from a recognised university with at least 50 percent aggregate marks (45 per cent for SC/ST candidates). Aspirants must check the SNAP 2018 eligibility criteria before applying for the exam. The application process for SNAP 2018 is likely to start in the second week of August 2018. SNAP will be conducted in the third week of December 2018. Candidates can check the This article of Careers360 brings the detailed SNAP 2018 eligibility criteria for the management aspirants.
Highlights of SNAP Eligibility Criteria 2018
For General Category candidates, Bachelor’s degree from a recognised institute/university with at least 50 percent aggregate marks.
For SC/ ST category candidates, Bachelor’s degree from a recognised institute/university with a minimum of 45 percent aggregate marks.
All foreign degrees/qualifications should be verified from AIU by the candidate before seeking admission to any programme of SIU.
Final year graduation students are also eligible to apply for SNAP 2018. However, they must complete their degree with the requisite aggregate percentage or equivalent CGPA at the time of admission.
Age Limit: There is no age limit to apply for SNAP.
SNAP 2018 Reservation Policy
As per UGC guidelines, SIU follows the below mentioned reservation policies to enrol candidates in any programme (except Symbiosis Institutes of Management Studies):
Within Sanctioned Intake
Over and Above Intake
2 seats per programme
15 per cent
Note: Shortlisted candidates are required to submit valid caste certificate(s) at the time of GE-PI and WAT.
The eligible candidates would be able to register for the exam online by paying the required registration fee that’s mentioned below.
Registration Fee for SNAP 2018
No. of Programme(s)
Programme Registration Fees
SNAP 2018 application timeline
SNAP 2018 Test Registration begins
2nd week of August 2018
SNAP 2018 Last Date of Registration
4th week of November 2018
SNAP 2018 Last Date for Fee Payment
4th week of November 2018
As per the SNAP exam pattern, it will be an online test of 120 minutes carrying 150 multiple choice questions divided in to majorly four sections. Each question carries 1 mark and every incorrect response will deduct 0.25 marks.
Only the candidates who register for SNAP 2018 by paying the application fee will be able to download the admit card of SNAP 2018 from the first week of December 2018. SNAP 2018 will be conducted in the third week of December 2018 and the result will be declared in the fourth week of December 2018.
After the result of SNAP 2018, candidates will be shortlisted by the participating institutes on the basis of their SNAP 2018 cutoff. The shortlisted candidates will appear for the selection rounds which comprise of Group Exercise, Writing Ability Test and Personal Interview rounds.