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Why an MBA from Symbiosis makes you Industry-ready

Updated on - August 31, 2023 (Thursday)
SIBM Nagpur

A Master Of Business Administration or an MBA is an expensive and very demanding degree, and also requires persistent efforts to complete this course. 

Symbiosis International (Deemed) University, in the last 50+ years, has nourished the best students in the management industry. Some are doing exceptionally well in top blue-chip corporations while some have gone on to become successful entrepreneurs. 

Today every student who aspires to get into one of the top institutes of Symbiosis applies for the SNAP exam every year. Symbiosis is a premier institute and leads the way to the future with motivation. 

We now give you some solid reasons why you should do an MBA from Symbiosis?

Have a look:

  1. Understanding the Business World

Most graduates are technology-dependent and do not have open visibility as to how other businesses are run. With an MBA degree, management students get to understand the nuances of the company. 

From completing a case-based scenario for a top management company to understanding a balance sheet in finance, students get a high-level approach to solve business problems. 

Students from diverse backgrounds take admission in Symbiosis each year to understand the various marketing aspects in the ever-changing and ever-growing business world. Students can progress from their technological world to a much more expansive scope with an MBA in Symbiosis.

  1. Nurtures budding Entrepreneurs

MBA is meant for students who could understand the business and solve complex problems. This is what and where Symbiosis rigorously trains its students. 

MBA from Symbiosis is a dream come true for such entrepreneurs. Many students who do an MBA in Agri-Business, International Business, or MBA in Energy and Environment opt-out of placements to launch their start-up. 

Students who have gone ahead to set up their business have been able to develop in-depth knowledge and deep-rooted skills to excel in their favourite domains.

  1. Networking And Communication abilities

Students flock from diverse backgrounds to pursue their MBA dream. There are abundant case studies, complex business problems, activities, seminars, on-field projects, to make students learn and thrive in a corporate environment. 

This gives them a chance to understand their knowledge areas and provides a fair amount of opportunity as well to learn from each other. 

  1. Towards Expertise & Unbeatable Corporate Professionalism

MBA course with Symbiosis allows developing an in-depth knowledge of multiple subjects. MBA students acquire analytical skills that make them understand business processes, generate options to solve a problem. 

A Symbiosis passout corporate professional will always try to understand the outcome in terms of business principles and the overall vision of the organisation.

MBA in Symbiosis is a boost to your career because of the industry-aligned courses.

SNAP 2023: A Gateway to Symbiosis' Premier Institutes for MBA

Symbiosis MBA Premier Institutes

Symbiosis National Aptitude Online Test (SNAP 2023) is a national level MBA Entrance exam conducted by Symbiosis International (Deemed) University (SIU). It is a pathway to some of the top MBA colleges in the country. 

A great opportunity for MBA aspirants every year, SNAP is the gateway for getting admission into 16 premier institutes for their 26 MBA specialized programmes.

Applicable Colleges & MBA Programmes under SNAP 2023

Symbiosis MBA colleges under SNAP test 2023
Sr. No. Institute Programme
  • MBA
  • MBA (Innovation & Entrepreneurship)
02 Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies & Research (SICSR)
  • MBA (Information Technology)
  • MBA (Digital Transformation)
03 Symbiosis Centre for Management & Human Resource Development (SCMHRD)
  • MBA
  • MBA (Infrastructure Development & Management)
  • MBA (Business Analytics)
04 Symbiosis Institute of International Business (SIIB)
  • MBA (International Business)
  • MBA (Agri Business)
  • MBA (Energy & Environment)
05 Symbiosis Institute of Digital & Telecom Management (SIDTM) formerly Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management
  • MBA (Digital & Telecom Management)
06 Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies (SIMS)
  • MBA
07 Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication, Pune (SIMC)
  • MBA (Communication Management)
08 Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management, Nashik (SIOM)
  • MBA (Operations Management)
  • MBA (Agri Operations Management)
09 Symbiosis Centre for Information Technology (SCIT)
  • MBA (Information Technology Business Management)
  • MBA (Data Science & Data Analytics)
10 Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS)
  • MBA (Hospital & Healthcare Management)
11 Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Bengaluru (SIBM, Bengaluru)
  • MBA
  • MBA (Business Analytics)
12 Symbiosis School of Banking & Finance (SSBF) formerly Symbiosis School of Banking Management
  • MBA (Banking & Finance)
13 Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad (SIBM, Hyderabad)
  • MBA
14 Symbiosis School of Sports Sciences (SSSS)
  • MBA (Sports Management)
15 Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Nagpur (SIBM, Nagpur)
  • MBA
  • MBA (Food & Agri - Business Management)
16 Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, NOIDA (SIBM, NOIDA)
  • MBA

To know more about the details regarding the above Symbiosis MBA entrance exam programmes visit the overview page

SNAP 2023: Important points

SNAP exam 2023 important points
  • Candidates will be eligible to appear for the SNAP 2023 test thrice - out of the three tests that are to be conducted this year. The best of performance out of the attempts he/ she has made will be considered for the final percentile calculation.

Dates are as follows: 

  • SNAP Test 01 - December 10, 2023 (Sunday) : 02.00 PM to 03.00 PM
  • SNAP Test 02 - December 18, 2023 (Sunday) : 02.00 PM to 03.00 PM
  • SNAP Test 03 - December 23, 2023 (Friday) : 02.00 PM to 03.00 PM
  • The application fee will be Rs. 2250/- for each attempt of SNAP 2023. The programme/college fee (Rs. 1000/ per programme/college) is to be paid only once.
  • The SNAP 2023 test will consist of three sections, viz General English, Analytical and Logical Reasoning and Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency.
  • The total test duration of the SNAP 2023 test is 60 minutes.
  • There will be no change in the negative marking. The marking pattern to be one (1) mark for each correct answer and 25 % negative marking for each incorrect answer.
  • The SNAP 2023 paper will consist of only MCQs this year. Special questions have been eliminated this year and the total no. of questions has been reduced to 60.
  • There will be no individual time limit for each section.

The registrations for SNAP 2023 will begin soon. Students are advised to visit the official website to register and submit the application online.

Important Dates for SNAP 2023



Registration closes on

November 23, 2023 (Thursday)

Payment closes on

November 23, 2023 (Thursday)

Admit Card Live on


December 04, 2023 (Monday) for SNAP Test 1

December 09, 2023 (Saturday) for SNAP Test 02 and SNAP Test 03

SNAP Computer Base Test (CBT) 2023

December 10, 2023 (Sunday)

December 17, 2023 (Sunday)

December 22, 2023 (Friday)

Announcement of Result

January 10, 2024 (Wednesday)

If you are an MBA aspirant and wish to register, keep an eye on their official website to complete the test registration process.

Stay updated with us on more details about SNAP 2023.