SNAP 2018 Symbiosis National Aptitude Test
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SNAP 2018 Application Procedure

By: Archana on October 12, 2018

SNAP Entrance Examination just like other national levels MBA entrance examination CAT, XAT starts with the Registration Process. Once the candidate is assured of their eligibility to appear for SNAP, they can visit the official website to start the registration page. SNAP Application Process is a multistep process including creating an Id and password, filling the application form, uploading documents and payment of fees. 

SNAP Registration Process Steps:

  • Step 1: Register on the official website if login for the 1st time.
  • Step 2: Fill the application form
  • Step 3: Make payment of Application Fee
  • Step 4: Register for preferred MBA Programme and Institute
  • Step 5: Make payment for the preferred MBA programme(s)

Candidates aspiring to take MBA courses in the constituent colleges of SIU have to appear and qualify SNAP Entrance Examination and the process starts with registration as mentioned below.

Register on the official website:

The 1st step is for the new users who will visit 1st time for the registration process. Candidates who already registered on the website just need to log in with the registered email id and password.

  • Candidate for registration will have to go to click on the “Register Now” tab which will lead to the registration page as shown below.
  • Click on the “Register” Tab and fill all the required details including Name, email id, password and others.
  • Once the details filled click on the register option and remember the password. Sign in with the registered email id and created the password.

 SNAP 2018 Registration Page

Fill the application form:

Once register candidate will be able to access the application form which needs to be filled very carefully by the candidate. Here is a copy of the application form for the students for reference.

SNAP 2018 Application Form

  • Fill all your personal details including Name, Date of Birth, Email id., Gender, Category applying through and preferred Test Centre from the drop-down menu.
  • After filling the details upload scanned copy of a recent photograph of size 10 KB to 100 KB either in jpg, jpeg and png. format.
  • After completing and submitting the form an OTP will be generated and sent to the candidates registered email id and mobile number. The OTP is valid for 10 minutes.
  • SNAP ID and Password will also send to the registered email id.

Make payment of SNAP application fee:

In the next step, the candidate needs to login with the SNAP ID and Password followed by Captcha. Candidate can change their password which should be alphanumeric without any special characters.

  • Candidates will be redirected to the application fee payment page and candidates need to pay Rs. 1750 either by online or demand draft.
  • Once the payment is successfully done candidates will land to the next page to choose the course and respective college.

Register for preferred MBA Programme and Institute:

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

Make payment for the preferred MBA programme(s):

  • As mandated by SIU for choosing an MBA program a fee of Rs 1000.00 need to be paid by the candidate other than the registration fee. If a candidate chooses to take 5 MBA courses in different colleges the candidate need to pay Rs. 5000.00 for the course registration.
  • The payment like registration fee can be done by online or demand draft.

Here is a 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 2018 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. 

SNAP 2018 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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