SNAP Exam Pattern 2018
Vikas Gaur, 03 Sep 2018, #SNAP

SNAP Exam Pattern 2018 - Symbiosis International (Deemed University) prescribes the SNAP 2018 exam pattern. The exam will see the introduction of non MCQ questions in the form of 'Special Questions' besides the Normal Questions. Candidates get to know about the type of questions asked in the exam, marking scheme, duration of the test, total number of questions, etc. with the help of the SNAP exam pattern 2018. The entrance exam would be held on December 16, 2018. SNAP 2018 will be an online (computer-based) test of 2-hour duration carrying 130 multiple choice questions. SNAP allows admission to 15 SIU institutes. Get all the information related to the SNAP 2018 exam pattern and other relevant details related to the exam in this article.

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SNAP Exam Pattern 2018


Before knowing the complete SNAP 2018 exam pattern, let’s have a look at the highlights of the exam.


Highlights of SNAP Exam Pattern 2018

SNAP Highlights


Duration of the Test

2 hours

Total Number of Sections


Type of Questions

MCQs and Non-MCQs

Total Number of Questions


Total Marks


Marks per question


Negative marking

25 percent (each wrong asnwer will deduct 1/4th or 0.25 marks


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SNAP 2018 exam will be divided into four major sections - General Awareness, Analytical and Logical Reasoning, General English, Quantitative Ability, Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency. Now, understand the exam structure. The below given table explains the complete SNAP 2018 exam pattern.


SNAP Exam Pattern 2018



Normal Questions

Special Questions

Total Questions

Total Marks


General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability






Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency






Analytical & Logical Reasoning






Current Affairs










Marking Scheme: Each question carries one mark. Every correct answer will give 1 mark and each incorrect response will deduct 25 percent of the allotted marks.


Total Number of questions – The total number of questions in SNAP will be 130. 


SNAP Syllabus 2018 – The syllabus of the exam is broadly divided into four sections as mentioned in the table above. The table explains the SNAP 2018 syllabus:


Syllabus of SNAP 2018



General Awareness

  • Entertainment

  • Quotations

  • Current affairs

  • World records

  • Social issues

  • Geography

  • Politics and History

  • Business and Finance, etc.

Analytical and Logical Reasoning

  • Data interpretation based on text, graphs and tables

  • Column graphs and Bar graphs

  • Critical reasoning

  • Coding and decoding puzzles

  • Line chart and Pie charts

  • Syllogisms

  • Visual reasoning

  • Symbol Based problems, etc.

General English

  • Sentence correction

  • Fill in the blanks

  • Antonyms

  • Idioms and Syllogisms

  • Contextual usage

  • Analogies

  • Jumbled paragraphs

  • Sentence completion

Quantitative, Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency

  • Simple interest and Compound interest

  • Venn diagram

  • HCF and LCM

  • Partnership

  • Trigonometry

  • Ratios and Proportion

  • Number system

  • Profit and Loss

  • Geometric and Arithmetic progression, etc.

The registration for SNAP 2018 has started on August 28 along with the important dates. Candidates are advised to check the eligibility criteria of SNAP 2018 before applying. The exam will be conducted on December 16, 2018 in around 102 cities in India.


All 15 institutes of SIU will be accepting the score of SNAP 2018 for their admission process for more than 1800 seats. Around 50,000 students appear for the test every year.

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