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SNAP 2020 Exam Pattern

Exam Date : December 15, 2020 To December 15, 2020
Result Date : January 10, 2021

Symbiosis International University (SIU) has changed SNAP Exam Pattern yet again. Total questions in SNAP exam 2019 were 115 and total marks allocated for SNAP 2019 is 150.

SNAP 2020 is expected to be held on December 15, 2020 in online (computer-based) mode. Aspirants should apply online at www.snaptest.org after the application form are released. Like other major MBA entrance exams like CAT/ XAT, SNAP also has three common sections – QA/ DILR and English. Current Affairs is an additional section in the exam pattern of SNAP.

SNAP 2020 Exam Pattern

Exam pattern of SNAP 2019 involves multiple sections where a candidate needs to cope up to get top score in SNAP exam. Applicants need to go through the Syllabus of SNAP and the structure of the exam thoroughly to secure good marks. Exam pattern of SNAP 2019 constitutes the following details:

  • SNAP Test is a computer-based test.
  • Question paper contains 115 questions and total marks for SNAP 2019 is 150.
  • The duration of the test is 2 hours.
  • The test is an objective type test.
  • Normal question part carries one mark and whereas the special section part carries two marks.
  • Each wrong answer counts for 25% negative marks.
  • Each question has four alternatives and candidates need to select any one of them.

Exam Structure of SNAP 2019 is given below in the tabular format:

SNAP Exam Pattern 2019
Category Details
Number of Sections 4
Marks for each Correct Answer General English, Quantitative Ability, DI & DS and General Awareness, Analytical and logical reasoning: 1 mark each question
Negative Marking 1/4th (25%) of marks allotted to question
Duration 2 hours (120 minutes)
Number of questions 150 questions
Total Marks 150 marks
Mode Online

Types of Questions:

There are four sections in SNAP exam paper and it consists of 2 types of questions namely normal and special questions;

  • Normal Questions will be objective in nature i.e. MCQ type. Each question will have 4 responses suggested as answers, out of which one that seems appropriate must be selected
  • Special Questions will have to fill in the blanks where answers will have to be entered using a virtual keyboard. For example, if a question is “What is the capital of Australia?” A candidate needs to enter the answer as CANBERRA by using a virtual keyboard.

SNAP 2020 Marks Distribution

Maximum marks for the constituent sections of SNAP 2020 are given below. There will be a few special answer type questions. Questions will be of varying weightage. The total marks scored in SNAP is different from percentile.

SNAP Exam Pattern 2020
Section No. of Ques Marks-Correct Answer Special Questions Marks-correct special answer Total Marks
General English: Reading Comprehension (RC), Verbal Reasoning & Verbal Ability (VA) 34 1.5 - 51
Analytical & Logical Reasoning (LR) 36 1.5 - 54
Data Interpretation (DI), Quantitative Aptitude & Data Sufficiency 35 1 5 2 45
Total 105 - 5 - 150

Every wrong answer will have a negative marking of 25%. For questions carrying 1 mark, negative marking of 0.25 mark will be applicable and for 2 marks questions, 0.5 marks would be deducted for every wrong answer.

Important Guidelines for SNAP 2020

Key points related with marking of SNAP exam 2020 are as follows.

  • There will be a penalty of marks, charged for marking wrong or incorrect answers i.e. negative marking will be applicable. For every inaccurate answer, 1/4th mark will be deducted from the total score of candidates.
  • No mark will be deducted from the total score of a student for leaving a question blank or failure in attempting it.
  • Marking of two options will be considered as a wrong answer and negative marking will be applicable accordingly.
  • The duration of SNAP exam 2020 is 2 hours. After submitting an answer sheet candidate is not allowed to enter the hall again. The exam will be held from 2 pm to 4 pm. But after 2:45 PM candidates can leave exam hall if they are done writing their answers.
  • Candidates appearing can only appear for SNAP exam once a year. Check out eligibility criteria for SNAP exam 2020.
  • You can attend whichever question you want and in the order you want, there is no pre-fixed order to attend sections. SNAP exam allows the candidate to freely switch among different sections present in the question paper. And there is no restriction to solve a particular section within a given amount of time.

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Discussion Forum



Q
The Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP) 2016 Exam Pattern

what is the pattern which will be appearing for SNAP 2017 exam?

Asked By: Shravan Shetty,

A
Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

SNAP is a written exam that consists of 150 multiple choice questions. The test is divided into four sections- General English (Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, and Verbal Ability), Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency, (General Awareness: General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Business Scenario) and Analytical & Logical Reasoning.

Question Pattern

Sl.no.

Sections

Total Marks

1

General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability

40

2

Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency

40

3

General Awareness: General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Business Scenario

40

4

Analytical & Logical Reasoning

60

 

Total

180



Q
SNAP 2017 maximum marks

Will the SNAP exam be for 150 marks?

Asked By: Neha Jha,

A
Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The SNAP exam will be for 180 marks.



Q
SNAP 2017 computer based test

Is the SNAP exam a computer based test?

Asked By: Komal Suresh,

A
Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

No, SNAP is a paper based exam.



Q
SNAP exam pattern sections

How many sections are there in SNAP exam?

Asked By: Ananya,

A
Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

There are four sections in SNAP exam paper, namely:

  • General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability.
  • Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency.
  • General Awareness: General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Business Scenario.
  • Analytical & Logical Reasoning.


Q
SNAP exam pattern

How many marks does analytical and logical reasoning carry in SNAP?

Asked By: Salim,

A
Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Analytical and Logical Reasoning carry 60 marks in SNAP.



Q
Number of Question

How many questions will be there in total for SNAP Exam?

Asked By: St John ,

A
Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

SNAP is a written exam that consists of 150 multiple choice questions.



Q
SNAP 2017 exam duration

What is the duration of SNAP 2017 examination?

Asked By: Aditya S,

A
Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The SNAP 2017 duration is 2 hours from the start of the examination.



Q
Exam pattern for SNAP

What is the exam pattern for SNAP?

Asked By: Lipu Pradhan,

A
Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

SNAP is a written exam that consists of 150 multiple choice questions. for the test are divided into four sections:

The test is divided into four sections. They are as follows:

  • General English
  • Quantitative
  • Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency
  • Analytical & Logical Reasoning


Q
Negative marking in SNAP

Will there be any negative marking?

Asked By: Ajaz Khan,

A
Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise
  • Yes, a 25% of the marks assigned to the question will be deducted from your total.



Q
Exam Type of SNAP

Will SNAP 2017-18 include subjective or Objective type question?

Asked By: Bhubaneshwar Tiwari,

A
Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

SNAP is an objective type based exam. All the questions will have a multiple-choice answer format. To read more about the SNAP exam visit the exam section.


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