SNAP Test for Symbiosis Postgraduate Programmes

Symbiosis National Aptitude (SNAP) Test is a common written test for the admission to all the Post-Graduate Institutes of Symbiosis International University. Written test is mandatory for admission into any Post-Graduate programme offered by the constituent institute of Symbiosis International University.

However, it is only the first step. In addition, a candidate has to undergo the selection process of the desired Institute to qualify for the admission to the Post-Graduate programme of that Institute. A student aspiring to do higher studies at Symbiosis International University needs to do the following:

Stage-1: SNAP Test

* Register online at
* To upload a latest scanned photograph (self) at the time of SNAP Online Registration.
* Follow the instructions for payment of Test fee Rs. 1550/- on
* Any Changes in the online application form may be made only up to the closing date of Registration i.e., Friday, 26 November 2010. No change is permitted after Friday, 26 November 2010, under any circumstances.
* All disputes between candidate and the Symbiosis Test Secretariat shall be subject to exclusive jurisdiction of Pune city and by Arbitrator only.
* From Monday, 7 December 2010, onwards till Sunday, 19 December 2010, download and print “Admit Card” from the website.[ ]
* Admit Card along with Photo Identity proof to be carried to the Test Centre at the time of test.

(Candidates should note that authenticated Admit Card is an important document without which the candidate will not be permitted to appear for further selection processes of the institutes. If Admit card is lost, no duplicate Admit Card will be issued. It should be preserved till admission process is over).

SNAP Score will remain valid for admission to all Post Graduate Programmes of Symbiosis International University for the academic year of 2011-12.

Stage-2: Submission of Application fee to the desired constituent institute of Symbiosis International University

* Fee of Rs.1000/- as Institute Application fee to the chosen institutes as instructions given on institute website.
* To apply to an institute a candidate must register for the SNAP 2010.
* The SNAP website facilitates online payment of application fee for many of its constituent institutes along with online payment of SNAP fee. Complete the application procedure of the desired institute.
* Candidate can also apply from the institute website.
* Candidate can apply for more than one institute.

Stage-3: Further selection process of the chosen institute

* The details regarding GD/PI please refer the SNAP 2010 prospectus.


* Candidates paying through cash or DD, should ensure that,

1. Symbiosis copy of Axis Bank Challan or
2. Copy of Payment Advice Form along with Demand Draft (drawn in favour of “Symbiosis Test Secretariat” Payable at Pune for Rs. 1550/- from any Nationalized Bank)

Be sent to “Symbiosis Test Secretariat” latest by Wednesday, December 1, 2010.

Symbiosis Test Secretariat will not be held responsible for non-delivery or any delay on the part of Courier / Postal Services.


“Jayati Deshmukh Award” was received by Ms. Bhavana Malhotra from SIIB during 6th Convocation held on December 6, 2009.

Scholarship of Rs. 75,000/-shall be provided to girl student scoring highest marks in SNAP Test 2010 and admitted to any constituent institute of the University (For the postgraduate Programme).

The scholarship as above would be awarded to the institute, where the student has taken the admission, as part of the 2nd installment fee payable by the student.


We appreciate your comments for " SNAP Test for Symbiosis Postgraduate Programmes "