The Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP) is the gateway to various MBA programs offered by Symbiosis International University (SIU) and B-schools affiliated to it. Candidates are shortlisted for the next round of the admission process on the basis of their academic profile & SNAP Test Score.
The main reason which makes SNAP challenging is that 150 questions have to be attempted in 120 minutes. Another major change that will be witnessed is decrease in the number of questions in the General Awareness section from 40 to 30, and increase in the total number of questions of Analytical and Logical Reasoning from 30 to 40, keeping the number of questions in other two sections same as SNAP 2016.
The given article will give you a clear picture of the exam pattern and topics that are covered in each section and will help you streamline your SNAP preparations.
|Number of Sections||4|
|Mode||Paper Based Test. Students need to mark answers on OMR sheet using black/blue pen|
|Marks Per Question||1 Mark for each question in all Sections- General English, Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency, General Awareness, Analytical and logical reasoning.|
|Number of questions||150 questions|
|Total Marks||150 marks|
|Negative Marking||1/4th (25%) of the marks allotted to the question|
|Duration||2 hours (120 minutes)|
The sectional division of the test is given in the following table
|Sections||No. of Questions||Total Marks|
|General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability||40||40|
|Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency||40||40|
|General Awareness: General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Business Scenario||30||30|
|Analytical & Logical Reasoning||40||40|
The main points that you should know before taking exam are:
The best suggestion to boost your preparation for SNAP is to brush all the basic concepts and manage the time well while taking mocks at the regular time intervals.