SNAP 2019 Symbiosis National Aptitude Test
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SNAP 2019 Application Procedure

By: Avantika Bhardwaj on August 19, 2019

SNAP Exam is one of the national level entrance examinations conducted for admission to MBA and other courses in the field of management. Once the candidates are assured of their eligibility to appear for SNAP Exam, they can visit the official website i.e. to start the registration process. SNAP Application Process is a multistep process that includes creating of an Id and password, filling the application form, uploading documents, and payment of fees. 

SNAP Application Procedure Steps:

  • Step 1: Register on the official website if loging for the 1st time.
  • Step 2: Fill the application form available online.
  • Step 3: Process payment of Application Fee.
  • Step 4: Get yourself registered for preferred MBA Program and Institute
  • Step 5: Make payment for the preferred MBA programs

SNAP 2019 Registration

Candidates aspiring to take MBA courses in the constituent colleges of SIU are required to appear in and qualify SNAP Entrance Examination and the process starts with registering on the official website of SNAP i.e.

The application procedure for SNAP 2019 starts on August 16, 2019 and following are the important dates:

SNAP 2019 Events


Registration Starts on

16th August 2019

Registration Ends on

23rd November 2019

Admit Card Release

2nd December 2019

SNAP Exam Date

15th December 2019

Result Announcement

10th January 2020

Register on the Official Website

Registering on the official webiste is the very first step one must complete in order to qualify for the examination. Candidates who have already registered on the official website need to log in with the provided registered Email id and Password. Following are the steps which must be completed to register:

  • Visit the official website of SNAP i.e. and click on "Register Now".
  • The candidates will be redirected to the registration page.
  • The candidates must fill all the required details such as Name, Email Id, Password and other details after clicking on the “Register Now” tab. 
  • Submit the registration form and sign in with the registered email id and created password.

OTP will be received on:

Applying candidates will receive an OTP on their registered email id and mobile number.

The entire process of registration has been shown through following images in order to ease the process.

SNAP 2019 Registration

Fill the Application Form

After the registration process is completed, the candidates are provided with a user id and passwrod on their registered email id and mobile number. The candidates are required to enter these details while proceeding further for applying. The image pasted below is an example of what page must appear while entering the details.

After the completion of registration process, the candidates are required to fill the application form with correct details. Following are sone of the details required while filling the form:

  • Name
  • Date of Birth
  • Email Id
  • Gender
  • Category
  • Qualification
  • Preferred Test Center

SNAP 2019 Registration

While Choosing the Preferred City:

  • There are 92 cities across the country where the exam is being conducted.
  • The students are allowed to choose atmost 3 cities out of these 92 cities. 

Uploading of Photograph

After these details are filled correctly, the candidates are asked to upload a scanned passport sized photograph. Following are the instructions one must follow while uploading the photographs:

  • The photograph should be a recent one.
  • Size must vary between 10 kb and 100 kb.
  • Accepted format is jpg, jpeg, and png.

Processing the Payment of Application Fee:

The next step is to make the payment of application fee. After the applicaion form is filled correctly, the candidates will be redirected to the payment page. Processing the payment of application fee can be done through both online and offline mode. The payment can be made through:

  • Demand Draft
  • Billdesk Gateway
  • Easebuzz Payment Gateway
  • Indian Bank Payment Gateway

The candidates must process the payment of Rs 1750 + GST as application fee.

Application Process


Total Amount

SNAP Registration fee online payment

Rs.1750 + Rs. 315 (GST 18%)

Total Amount Rs. 2065/-

SNAP Registration fee by Demand Draft

Rs.1750 + Rs. 315 (GST 18%)

Total Amount Rs. 2065/-

Preferred MBA Programme application Fee

Rs.1000 for per MBA programme

Need to be paid through SNAP website


SNAP 2019 Registration

Following are the payment instructions one must follow in order to make the payment safely:

SNAP 2019 Registration

After the payment has been processed, the candidates are redirected to the page where they must choose the program they have been seeking admission to. They must also register themselves for the preferred MBA program and Institute.

Register for Preferred MBA Program and Institute:

  • Candidates need to apply specifically for the MBA program of respective Symbiosis Institute depending on their preferences.
  • Candidates can complete the particular page of application form with details of academics, address and preferred MBA programs.

SNAP 2019 Registration

Make Payment for the Preferred MBA programs:

  • As specified by SIU, for choosing an MBA program, the candidates must process the payement of INR 1000 for each preferred program other than the registration fee.
  • The payment like registration fee can be done by online or demand draft.

The List of the SIU Constituent Institute and the MBA Courses Offered:

Name of the Institute

MBA Course

Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM, Pune)

 MBA (Innovation and Entrepreneurship)

Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies & Research (SICSR, Pune)

MBA (Information Technology)

Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resource Development (SCMHRD, Pune)

MBA (Infrastructure Management)
 MBA (Business Analytics)

Symbiosis Institute of International Business (SIIB, Pune)

 MBA (International Business)
 MBA (Agri Business)
 MBA (Energy & Environment)

Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management (SITM, Pune)

MBA (Telecom Management)

Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies (SIMS, Pune)


Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication, Pune (SIMC, Pune)

MBA (Communication Management)

Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management (SIOM, Nashik)

MBA (Operations Management)

Symbiosis Centre for Information Technology (SCIT, Pune)

 MBA (Information Technology Business Management)
 MBA (Data Science and Data Analytics)

Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS, Pune)

MBA (Hospital & Healthcare Management)

Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Bengaluru (SIBM, Bengaluru)


Symbiosis School for Media & Communication, Bengaluru (SSMC, Bengaluru)

MBA (Communication Management)

Symbiosis School of Banking and Finance (SSBF, Pune) (Formerly Symbiosis School of Banking Management)

MBA (Banking and Finance)

Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad (SIBM, Hyderabad)


Symbiosis School of Sports Sciences (SSSS, Pune)

MBA (Sports Sciences)

SNAP 2019 Eligibility

Candidates appearing for SNAP must have completed or pursued the degree in the final year of graduation during the respective year of appearing for the exam. However, there are two different stages of eligibility of SNAP as mentioned below:

  • Eligibility criteria to appear for SNAP Entrance Exam
  • Eligibility criteria to take admission in the 15 constituent colleges of SIU which takes scores of SNAP test. 

Academic Qualification:

  • Candidates seeking admission must possess a bachelor's degree in any field securing at least 50% marks in aggregate from a recognized university.
  • Candidates belonging to the reserved categories must possess at least 45% marks in aggregate to become eligible for admission.
  • Candidates in the final year of graduation are also eligible to apply for SNAP Exam provided they must obtain at least 50% marks in aggregate at the end of their graduation.

NOTE* Candidates' candidature will be canceled if they do not fulfill the selection criteria.

Foreign candidates can also apply for taking the examination. It is important for them to hold a qualifying degree from a recognized university and they are required to generate an equivalent certificate from the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).

SNAP 2019 Admit Card

The conducting body releases the admit card online after the SNAP registration process ends, the admit card will be available on the official website The candidates will be able to download the admit card till the exam date before commencement of SNAP Exam. SIU the conducting body of the exam has released important instructions related to the information available on the SNAP Admit card along with the guidelines to be followed by the students on Exam day are printed on the admit card. Particular instructions issued by SIU regarding SNAP Admit card mentions “Address for each test centre is printed on your SNAP 2018 Admit Card. Ensure you allow for sufficient travel time on the day of the test.”

Candidates whose application is complete including payment of SNAP registration fee will be able to download the admit card from the official website all they need is to login with pre-generated SNAP ID and password.

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