The university was established by Shiv Nadar Foundation, and funded by Mr. Shiv Nadar, founder and Chairman of HCL Technologies. It is an interdisciplinary research University located in Noida, Uttar Pradesh.
In a major decision, acknowledging the research centric pedagogy of the university. government of India has chosen SNU as the institute of eminence.
University offers 16 undergraduate courses through its four schools. School of Natural Sciences offers Graduation in Pure Sciences. School of Engineering offers engineering courses in 6 different streams. School of management offers BMS.
Admission to all the above programs is through SNUSAT & APT. (For engineering courses JEE score is also considered.)
For non-enginnering courses, the admission can be obtained in two different processes which both involve SNUSAT. One involves interview and the other requires XII board marks.
Shiv Nadar University Scholastic Aptitude Test (SNUSAT) is the online entrance test conducted by the university followed by Academic Profeciency Test (APT).
|Verbal Reasoning||30 minutes|
|Quantitative Ability||36 minutes|
|Abstract Reasoning||40 minutes|
APT for differennt streams and courses is different. For engineering courses it involves Physics and Maths. For Management, a students is made to write 2 essays i.e. critical writing 1 and critical writing 2.
|SNUSAT & APT + intervew||SNUSAT & APT + XII|
|Application Starts||25 January, 2020||25 January, 2020|
|SNUSAT + APT starts||06 February, 2020||06 February, 2020|
|Last date to apply and submit||31 March, 2020||15 May, 2020|
|Last Date to take SNU & APT||10 April, 2020||20 May, 2020|
|Interview by||15 April, 2020||NA|
|Selection and rolling of offer letter||20 April, 2020||02 June, 2020|
|Fee submission||within 7 days of offer||within 7 days of offer|