SNAP Cut Off Marks 2021: Previous Years (2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016) Cut off

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Feb 23, 2022

Apr 7, 2021 | Management

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SNAP (Symbiosis National Aptitude Test, Pune) is an exam which is conducted for admission into Symbiosis International University (SIU) and the SNAP cut off is announced by the official authorities of the university. The cut off marks is mandatory to be cleared by the candidate to be eligible for taking admission into the college.

SNAP Cut Off 2021 Highlights

SNAP has no sectional cut off. So, the candidates can concentrate on securing maximum marks overall. When the cut off gets released, then selected candidates will be called for the SNAP counselling process. The SNAP cut off for SC/ST and other officially backward groups are given special consideration from the organizing authorities, candidates can visit the official website for more information.

15 constituent institutes release the SNAP cut off 2021. These affiliated institutes will have different cut off marks individually. SNAP Test is conducted for 23 programs and across 90 test cities in India. Mainly selection of candidates depends on meeting the SNAP cut off criteria, and once aspirants meet the cut-off mark, they will be called for the further counselling process. Before appearing for the SNAP 2021 exam, candidates should get an Admit card to enter into the exam.

To summarise the important points related to SNAP cut off, candidates can refer to the points mentioned below:

  • The cut off will be released after the result is announced, on the official website. 
  • 15 affiliated colleges accept SNAP cut off.
  • Affiliated institutes release their cut off for SNAP individually.
  • Candidates can choose from 23 programs offered by the universities for admission.
  • Candidates who successfully qualify for the SNAP cut off, can move on to the counselling round for their opted program. 

SNAP Cut Off 2021 Important Dates

Candidates should remember some other important dates related to SNAP and keep track of all the important notifications and announcements made on the official website for SNAP cut off 2021. There are some important dates related to SNAP 2021 that are listed below:

SNAP important events and their dates 2020
Events Dates
SNAP 2021 Exam (conducted) December 20, 2020, January 6, 2021 & January 9, 2021 
SNAP 2021 Result January 21, 2021
SNAP 2021 Cut off To be announced

SNAP Cut Off 2021 Determinants

While determining the SNAP cut off 2021, colleges consider a few important factors. In this exam there is no sectional SNAP cut off, the overall score has been considered for the merit list of the SNAP exam. Factors that determine SNAP cut off are as follows:

  • The number of candidates appearing for the SNAP 2021 Exam.
  • The number of seats available under the constituent college of Symbiosis International University, Pune.
  • The number of candidates passing the SNAP Exam.
  • Level of complexity of the question paper.

SNAP Cut Off 2021 Participating Institutes

Candidates should be aware of the SNAP colleges cut off criteria. 15 institutes accept SNAP Score. Students are required to clear the minimum cut off to become eligible for admission. A list of SNAP Colleges is given below for your reference:

SIU institutes and their programs offered for SNAP 2021
Participating Institutes Programs Offered Seats Available
Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM, Pune) MBA, MBA (Innovation and Entrepreneurship) 220
Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resource Development (SCMHRD, Pune) MBA (Infrastructure Management) MBA (Business Analytics) 220
Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies & Research (SICSR, Pune) MBA (Information Technology) M.Sc. (Computer Applications) M.Sc. (System Security) 180
Symbiosis Institute of International Business (SIIB, Pune) MBA (International Business) MBA (Agri-Business) MBA (Energy & Environment) 200
Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management (SITM, Pune) MBA (Telecom Management) 120
Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies (SIMS, Pune) MBA 300
Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management, Nashik MBA (Operations Management) 120
Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication (SIMC, Pune) MBA (Communication Management) 120
Symbiosis Centre for Information Technology (SCIT, Pune) MBA (Information Technology Business Management) MBA (Data Sciences and Data Analytics) 180
Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS, Pune) MBA (Hospital & Healthcare Management) 77
Symbiosis School for Media & Communication, Bengaluru  MBA (Communication Management) 80
Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Bengaluru MBA 150
Symbiosis School of Banking and Finance (SSBF, Pune)  MBA (Banking and Finance) 50
Symbiosis School of Sports Sciences (SSSS, Pune) MBA (Sports Management) 120
Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad  MBA 120

SNAP Cut Off 2021 Table

Candidates to better understand and analyse the cut off criteria for SNAP and have to look up to the cut off for the previous years and their respective analyses. The following table will help you navigate through the various SNAP Cut Off tables provided below.

Previous Years Cut off Table for SNAP
Table of Contents
SNAP Expected Cut Off 2021 
SNAP 2019 Cut off 
SNAP Cut Off 2018
SNAP Cut Off 2017
Previous Year SNAP Colleges Cut Off
SNAP Selection Criteria

SNAP Expected Cut Off 2021 

SNAP cut off 2021 will be announced after the result, each institute will release their different cut off marks for SNAP depending on their admission requirements. There will be 15 participating institutes of SIU which will accept the cut off marks for the admission procedure. Based on the cut off, students will be able to get admission to the institute of their preference. The SNAP cut off 2021 will be published on the official website. The expected SNAP cut off 2021 is mentioned in the table below. 

SNAP Expected Cut Off 2021
Colleges/Institutes  Expected SNAP Cut off Percentile 2021 
SIBM Pune 98.50%
SCMHRD Pune 96%
SIIB Pune 93%
SIBM Bangalore 90%
SIOM Nashik 87%
SITM Pune 83%
SICSR Pune 82%
SSMC Bangalore 75%
SSBF 60%
SIBM Hyderabad 58%
SSSS Pune 55%

SNAP 2019 Cut Off

To understand the trend, it is important for candidates to go through the SNAP cut off 2019 and get a better picture of their expectation with the present year announcement. The SNAP cut off 2019 was announced on the official website. SNAP 2019 cut off is presented in the table below. SNAP 2019 Cut Off is classified according to the constituent colleges under SNAP Test.

SNAP Cut Off 2019
Name of the Institute Cut off Marks
SIBM Pune 98
SCMHRD Pune 96.5
SIIB Pune 88-90
SIBM Bangalore 85+
 SIOM Nasik 87
SICSR Pune 55
SIMS Pune 77
SIMC Pune 73
SITM Pune 83

SNAP 2019 Analysis

According to the analysis from the previous year question papers, the SNAP exam had a total of 150 objective questions, each carrying 1 mark. It was basically a test to check the candidate’s speed and accuracy. The Paper had to be completed in 120 minutes.

As per SNAP 2019 Analysis, a paper was of an easy-moderate level. An ideal time required for each section and the expected number of questions are listed below that need to be followed to get a good score:

SNAP 2019 exam mark distribution
Sections Time Number of attempts expected Marks Expected
General English 30 30-34 22-26
Quantitative Ability 40 28-30 18-20
General Awareness 10 20-22 10-12
Analytical & Logical Reasoning 40 18-22 16-18
TOTAL 120 96-108 66-76


SNAP Cut Off 2018

Here are some SNAP cut off marks for 2018 which have been released by some of the affiliated institutes. Candidates are advised to go through the given SNAP 2018 cut off to get an idea about the trend that the universities have been following in announcing the SNAP cut off. Students can refer to this table so that they can have an idea about SNAP 2018 College-Wise Cut Off.

SNAP cut off 2018
Institute Cut Off by T.I.M.E Cut Off by BULLSEYE Cut Off by IMS LEARNING
SCMHRD Pune 70-73 67+ 71-72
SIIB 62-65 62+ -
SIOM, SITM, SCIT cut off - 60+ -
SIBM Bengaluru   62-65 51+ -
SSBF, SIMS, SIIB (Energy / Agriculture) - 46+ -
SIHS, SSMS, SSSS, SSMC - 36+ -
SICSR, SIMC - 42+ -

SNAP Cut Off 2017

Candidates can go back further, and analyse the cut off marks for SNAP 2017, to understand the previous year trends. Out of all the determining factors, considering the previous year trend for deciding the SNAP cut off is a very crucial aspect, as candidates after obtaining their result will plan the upcoming admission procedure by looking at the previous year announcements and notifications. SNAP cut off 2017 is listed in the following table:

SNAP cut off 2017
Courses Offered Colleges Participating Percentile Score
MBA in Sports Management Symbiosis School of Sports Sciences - [SSSS] - Pune 50
MBA Hospital & Health Care Management Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences - [SIHS] - Pune 55
MBA Finance Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies - [SIMS] - Pune 75
MBA Finance Symbiosis Institute of Business Management - [SIBM] - Hyderabad 55
MBA Finance Symbiosis Institute of Business Management - [SIBM] - Pune 96
MBA Finance Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resource Development - [SCMHRD] - Pune 95
MBA Finance Symbiosis Institute of Business Management - [SIBM] - Bangalore 88
MBA in Human Resource Management Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies - [SIMS] - Pune 75
MBA in Human Resource Management Symbiosis Institute of Business Management - [SIBM] - Hyderabad 55
MBA in Human Resource Management Symbiosis Institute of Business Management - [SIBM] - Bangalore 88
MBA in Human Resource Management Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resource Development - [SCMHRD] - Pune 95
MBA in Human Resource Management Symbiosis Institute of Business Management - [SIBM] - Pune 96
MBA Marketing Symbiosis Institute of Business Management - [SIBM] - Pune 96
MBA Marketing Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies - [SIMS] - Pune 75
MBA Marketing Symbiosis Institute of Business Management - [SIBM] - Hyderabad 55
MBA Marketing Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resource Development - [SCMHRD] - Pune 95
MBA Marketing Symbiosis Institute of Business Management - [SIBM] - Bangalore 88
MBA in Operations Management Symbiosis Institute of Business Management - [SIBM] - Bangalore 88
MBA in Operations Management Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management - [SIOM] - Nashik 85
MBA in Operations Management Symbiosis Institute of Business Management - [SIBM] - Hyderabad 55
MBA in Operations Management Symbiosis Institute of Business Management - [SIBM] - Pune 96
MBA Banking and Finance Symbiosis School of Banking and Finance - [SSBF] - Pune 58
MBA in Communication Management Symbiosis School of Media and Communication - [SSMC] - Bangalore 72
MBA in Communication Management Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication - [SIMC] - Pune 70
PGDBM Information Technology Management Symbiosis Centre for Information Technology - [SCIT] - Pune 74
MBA Information Technology Business Management Symbiosis Centre for Information Technology - [SCIT] - Pune 74
MBA Entrepreneurship Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies - [SIMS] - Pune 75
MBA Information Systems Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies - [SIMS] - Pune 75
MBA International Business Symbiosis Institute of International Business - [SIIB] - Pune 92
MBA International Business Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies - [SIMS] - Pune 75
MBA in Retail Management Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies - [SIMS] - Pune 75
MBA Information Technology Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research - [SICSR] - Pune 80
MBA in Finance & Business Analytics Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management - [SITM] - Pune 81
MBA in Marketing and Finance Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management - [SITM] - Pune 81
Post Graduate Diploma in Operations Management Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management - [SIOM] - Nashik 85
PGDBA Symbiosis Institute of Business Management - [SIBM] - Bangalore 88
Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Management Symbiosis Institute of Business Management - [SIBM] - Pune 96
Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Management Symbiosis Institute of Business Management - [SIBM] - Bangalore 88
PGDHRM Symbiosis Institute of Business Management - [SIBM] - Bangalore 88
PGDHRM Symbiosis Institute of Business Management - [SIBM] - Pune 96
Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing Management Symbiosis Institute of Business Management - [SIBM] - Bangalore 88
Post Graduate Diploma in Management Operation Symbiosis Institute of Business Management - [SIBM] - Bangalore 88
MBA Agri-Business Symbiosis Institute of International Business - [SIIB] - Pune 92
MBA Energy & Environment Symbiosis Institute of International Business - [SIIB] - Pune 92
MBA Infrastructure Management Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resource Development - [SCMHRD] - Pune 95
MBA Business Analytics Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resource Development - [SCMHRD] - Pune 95
MBA Innovation and Entrepreneurship Symbiosis Institute of Business Management - [SIBM] - Pune 96
PGDICE Symbiosis Institute of Business Management - [SIBM] - Pune 96
PGDMM Symbiosis Institute of Business Management - [SIBM] - Pune 96

Previous year SNAP Colleges Cut Off

Applicants can go through the previous year SNAP colleges cut off given out by various campuses of Symbiosis University. Listed below are the previous year cut off of SIBM (Pune and Bangalore):

Symbiosis Pune SNAP Cut Off 2018-2020 MBA batch

The Symbiosis Pune SNAP cut off for 2018-2020 is given below:

SIBM Cut Off (2018-2020)
Category Percentile Score
General 97.6659
Scheduled Caste 73.088
Scheduled Tribe 38.8921
Kashmiri Migrants 87.9513
Persons with Disability 46.5174

Symbiosis Pune SNAP Cut off 2017-2019 MBA batch

The Symbiosis Pune SNAP cut off for the batch 2017-2019 is listed below:

SIBM Cut Off (2017-2019)
Category Percentile Score
General 98.0147
Scheduled Caste 71.0776
Scheduled Tribe 35.0997
Kashmiri Migrants 88.6704
Persons with Disability 40.7579

Symbiosis Pune SNAP Cut Off 2016-2018 MBA batch

SIBM cut off for the batch 2016-2018 is listed below. It is the same as SNAP Cut Off 2016 for SIBM (Pune)

SIBM Cut Off (2016-2018)
Category Percentile Score
General 97.9031
Scheduled Caste  70.8679
Scheduled Tribe 32.3682
Kashmiri Migrants  82.8182
Persons with Disability 34.0668

SNAP 2021 Selection Criteria

To evaluate the SNAP cut off 2021 candidates should also go through the selection criteria for SNAP. The candidates are selected according to the weightage of different parameters. These parameters are discussed below in the table.

Sections and their respective weightage for SNAP
Sections Total Weightage (in%)
SNAP score (Scaled-Down) 50
Writing Ability Test (WAT) 10
Group Discussion 10
Personal Interaction (PI) 30
Total 100

SNAP Group Discussion

Group Discussion round in the admission process is the next step after the SNAP result have been declared by the official authorities. The group discussion exercise is divided into 2 parts. In the first part, each group is given a puzzle to solve within a limited time. The purpose of this exercise is to evaluate the candidate's ability to coordinate and strategize within a team. The second part of GD consists of 2 different groups of candidates debating on a given topic. Each debate runs for five minutes. In this round, the candidates are judged for their communication ability, clarity of thoughts and their persuading skills.

SNAP Personal Interaction 

In the PI step of the selection process, candidates face the interviewer who asks about their personal interests. This round basically focuses on determining the personality of the candidate. Candidates are also asked about their future endeavours and their expectation with the institute. To successfully qualify the PI stage, candidates have to remain calm and indulge in proper to the point conversation. 

SNAP Writing Ability 

SNAP writing ability stage is to test the writing skills of the applicant. Candidates are given a specific topic, and they have to write a small essay on the same. This stage tests the analytical skills of the candidate. 

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