SNAP Selection Procedure 2018 - The selection procedure of SNAP 2018 will start after the announcement of the result. The SNAP 2018 selection procedure will be a three-step process – First, shortlisting of candidates based on their SNAP 2018 score. Second, shortlisted candidates will appear for the selection rounds that include Group Exercise (GE), Writing Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interaction (PI) rounds. And third, the announcement of the final selection list by SNAP participating institutes individually. The SNAP 2018 result will tentatively be declared in the fourth week of December. The participating institutes will announce the list of shortlisted candidates by the third week of January 2018. The final merit list of SNAP is expected to be announced in the fourth week of February 2018. In this article, candidates will get all the details about the SNAP selection procedure 2018.
The table below displays the dates related to SNAP 2018 selection procedure.
Important Dates for SNAP Selection Procedure 2018
SNAP 2018 Exam Date
Third week of December 2018
SNAP 2018 Result
Fourth week of December 2018
Declaration of shortlist
Third week of January 2019
First week of February 2019
Fourth week of February 2019
There are 15 SNAP 2018 participating institutes. Every institute will release their own SNAP 2018 cutoff to shortlist the candidates. The candidates who clear the cutoff of a particular SNAP participating Institute, s/he will be shortlisted for GE, WAT and PI rounds. The final merit list of SNAP 2018 will be generated based on the overall performance of a candidate in SNAP and the selection rounds.
Steps for SNAP 2018 Selection Procedure
Appear for SNAP 2018
Candidates scoring the minimum SNAP cutoff will be eligible for the selection process.
Shortlisted candidates will have to appear for GE, WAT and PI rounds.
The final merit list will be prepared on the basis of below-mentioned weightage.
Weightage for Final Merit List
SNAP Score (scaled to 50 marks)
*Note: SIU has the right to change the weightage given to each factor.
Some of the SNAP participating institutes also consider candidate’s profile for the final merit list. For candidate’s profile, past academic records and work experience are considered and given certain weightage. There are 15 SNAP 2018 participating institutes for the admission to post graduate management programme offering around 1867 seats.
The SNAP 2018 cutoff will be announced after the result is declared in the fourth week of December. Candidates scoring less than the required cutoff will not be shortlisted for the further rounds.
SNAP is a national level MBA entrance exam conducted by Symbiosis International University (SIU), Pune, for admissions to PG management programmes.