Shiv Nadar University has become the primary choice of applicants seeking admissions after finishing 12th Board exams. The tag of 'Institute of Eminence' has only added to its desirability quotient. And hence the competition of taking admission into the Noida based university has also gone up. The admission process primarily involves an Aptitude Test called SNUSAT APT followed by specific exams for specific courses. Basically, to get that seat at any UG level course offered by the university, one must clear SNUSAT APT.


SNUSAT and APT is a combined three-hour AI based test. SNUSAT – Measure of proficiency in language, ability to apply mind to simple problems, data interpretation, logical and abstract reasoning. APT – Subject knowledge required for specific programs. SNUSAT is 2 hours test and APT is 1 hour test. SNUSAT includes multiple choice type questions.


The marking scheme of SNUSAT is –


  • For each correct answer you will be awarded 1 mark.
  • There is no negative marking.


The topics asked in different sections are –


Abstract Reasoning - Number series, letter series, series missing numbers, odd one out, blood relation, calendar, tables, column graphs, assumption – premise, conclusion, critical reasoning, clock, matrix, cubes, coding – decoding, direction and distance, ranking, data interpretation, cause and effects, pie chart, visual reasoning, site arrangement, linear arrangement, matrix arrangement, venn diagram, statements and conclusions, data sufficiency, graphs representing area, and bar graphs.


Verbal Ability - Strong and weak arguments, statements and assumptions, statements and conclusions, statements and inferences, reading comprehension, para jumbles, logical sequence of words, analogies, syllogism, odd one out, English grammar, vocabulary, logical deduction, course of action, causes and effects, fill in the blanks, similar sounding words, and incorrect sentences.


Quantitative Ability - Number system, work, pipes and cisterns, discount, average, arithmetic progression, time and work, percentage, algebra, geometry, co-ordinate geometry, mensuration, probability, installment payments, permutation & combination, quadratic and linear equation, profit and loss, allegation and mixtures, and time-speed-distance.


Essay writing - Current affairs, corruption, video games, sports, women empowerment, health, swacch bharat, time management, environmental pollution, social media and its impact, importance of education, and science & technology.


Here are some of the sample papers we have prepared based on the feedback from students. These are totally in accordance with the actual question paper.


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Advantages of Solving SNUSAT Sample Papers


There are many benefits of solving SNUSAT sample papers. They are –

  • Solving SNUSAT sample papers will help you to evaluate your level of preparation.
  • You will learn about the level of exam and thus will be able to solve all kind of questions, easy, difficult and lengthy.
  • Solving SNUSAT mock papers will also improve your speed and accuracy which will help you on the examination day.
  • Solving SNUSAT sample papers will boost your confidence.
  • It will provide you with the insight of exam pattern and marking scheme.
  • Solving SNUSAT mock papers will help you in identifying your weak areas.
  • It provides knowledge about the topics being asked.
  • Solving SNUSAT sample papers will help you in developing your own shortcuts and tricks required to solve the questions.


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