SNAP Exam Dates – Schedule, Important Deadlines, Event Highlights

Symbiosis International University (SIU) conducts Symbiosis National Aptitude Test or SNAP test for candidates seeking admissions in PG level management programs. SNAP is conducted every year in the third week of December. However, due to the instability caused by COVID-19, SIU is yet to release the SNAP 2020 official notification and schedule. 

The admission process of SIU through SNAP 2020 will start with the release of application form in the third week of August 2020. It is expected that the candidates will be able to register for SNAP till the last week of November.  To check all the SNAP Exam Dates 2020, refer to the article below.   

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SNAP – Important Dates

Symbiosis International University is yet to release the official SNAP exam dates 2020. In the meanwhile, candidates can check out the tentative SNAP schedule in the table below. We will update this table as soon as the official dates are announced.

Event Calendar for SNAP 2020

Events Important Dates (Tentative)*
Start of online registration for SNAP 2020 Third week of August 2020
Last date to register for SNAP 2020 Last week of November 2020
Issuance of admit card  First week of December 2020
SNAP 2020 exam date  Third week of December 2020
Declaration of result Second week of January 2021
List of candidates shortlisted for GE-PIWAT** Third week of February 2021 
Dates for the conduct of GE-PIWAT February 2021
Release of final merit list Last week of February 2021

*Candidates must note that the table above mentions the tentative dates based on the data available from last year. SNAP 2020 exam schedule is subject to change as per the official notification of SNAP 2020 (once released). 

** GE – PIWAT refers to Group Exercise, Personal Interaction, and Writing Aptitude Test

SNAP Exam Dates – Event Highlights

All the events included in the SNAP examination process have a sure-shot deadline. In such a scenario, the last thing candidates wish for is the non-consideration of their candidature due to missing the deadline of an important SNAP 2020 event. To avoid this, read about the SNAP schedule 2020 in detail below: 

1. Start of SNAP Registration Process – SIU is yet to reveal the start date of the SNAP 2020 registration process. As per the tentative SNAP schedule 2020, calculated as per the previous year’s trends, candidates will be able to fill the SNAP application form from the third week of August. Candidates must check the SNAP eligibility criteria 2020 before filling the application form for SNAP 2020. 

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2. Deadline for SNAP Application Form Submission – Candidates will have to submit the SNAP application form 2020 by the last week of November 2020 (tentatively).  

3. Issuance of SNAP Admit Card – Candidates who have completed the registration process before the last date will be eligible to download the admit card of SNAP. It is anticipated that SIU will release the SNAP admit card in the first week of December 2020. Candidates will find all the important exam-related details including the  SNAP exam date 2020 printed on their admit card.

4. SNAP Exam Date – The SNAP test will be held sometime around the third week of December. As per the last two admission cycles, the SNAP exam date lies in the third week of December. SNAP 2018 was conducted on December 15, 2018 whereas SNAP 2019 took place on December 16, 2019. 

5. Declaration of SNAP Result – As per the tentative SNAP exam dates 2020, candidates can expect the SNAP test result to be released in the second week of January. After the SNAP 2020 result is declared, candidates will have to enter their unique SNAP ID and password to check the same on the official SNAP 2020 website i.e. 

6. SNAP Schedule for GE-PIWAT – Soon after the release of the result, participating institutes conduct GE-PIWAT (Group Exercise, Personal Interaction and Writing Ability Test). The SNAP schedule for GE-PIWAT is released over the official websites of the 16 SNAP participating institutes. Candidates can expect the conduct of SNAP 2020 GE-PIWAT in the month of February 2021.

7. Release of SNAP Final Merit List – On the basis of candidates’ performance in GE-PIWAT and SNAP, a merit list is prepared with the names of all qualifying candidates. Participating institutes of SNAP are expected to release the final merit list in the last week of February 2021. 

Do visit this page frequently to catch up with all the latest updates of SNAP exam dates 2020. 

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SNAP Exam Dates – Frequently Asked Questions

✔️ What is the expected exam date for SNAP 2020?

SIU is yet to declare the SNAP 2020 exam date. However, if we follow the past year’s trends, candidates can expect the SNAP test to be conducted in the third week of December 2020.

✔️ What will be the year of admission if I qualify the SNAP 2020?

Candidates qualifying the admission process of SNAP 2020 will be able to take admission in 2021. SIU conducts SNAP for the admissions in the subsequent academic year.

✔️ How many times can I appear for SNAP in one admission cycle?

SIU conducts the Symbiosis National Aptitude Test or SNAP test once every year. However, the candidates who wish to take SNAP in the subsequent years can also appear for the same as there is no limit on the number of times one can appear for SNAP.

✔️ When will the SIU release the SNAP registration form 2020?

Symbiosis International University will release the SNAP registration form in the third week of August 2020, tentatively. Candidates will be allowed to complete the registration process until the last week of November.

✔️ When can I download the admit card as per the SNAP schedule 2020?

SIU is expected to release the SNAP 2020 admit card in the first week of December. Candidates can download the SNAP admit card until the exam date. However, it is advisable to download the SNAP admit card way before to avoid last-minute chaos.

✔️ Will the SNAP 2020 exam be postponed?

SIU hasn’t yet released the notification for SNAP 2020. However, candidates might find a shift in the SNAP exam dates 2020 as the whole academic year has encountered a significant delay due to COVID-19 pandemic.

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