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Standardized Test Score Requirement

Please Note:

  1. Due to the current outbreak of COVID-19, SAT Subject Test scores are not required for admissions.
  2. You can now give our remotely proctored SNUSAT and APT test from the comfort of your home.

In order to be eligible for admission to various undergraduate programs offered by Shiv Nadar University, an international/NRI student is required to meet the following SAT or the ACT and two SAT Subject Tests criterion (where applicable, see table below):

SNU School

Programs Offered

Test Requirements

School of Engineering

     Bachelor of Technology

  1. Chemical Engineering
  2. Civil Engineering
  3. Computer Science and Engineering
  4. Electronics and Communication Engineering
  5. Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  6. Mechanical Engineering

Either

SNU Scholastic Aptitude Test (SNUSAT) + Relevant Academic Proficiency Test (APT)*

OR

1. SAT OR ACT (Writing Score Optional)**

2. SAT Subject Tests#

          a) Physics and Maths - Level 1 and 2

School of Natural Sciences

    Bachelor of Science (Research)

  1. Biotechnology
  2. Chemistry
  3. Mathematics
  4. Physics

Either

SNU Scholastic Aptitude Test (SNUSAT) + Relevant Academic Proficiency Test (APT)*

OR

1. SAT OR ACT (Writing Score Optional)**

2. Program-specific SAT Subject Tests#

          a) Biotechnology Major – Biology AND Either of Physics, Chemistry, Maths Level 1 OR Level 2

          b)Chemistry – Chemistry AND Either of Physics, Maths (Level 1 or 2) OR Biology

          c) Mathematics – Maths Level 1 AND level 2

          d) Physics – Physics AND Maths level 2

School of Humanities and Social Sciences

    Bachelor of Science (Research)

  1. Economics
  2. Economics & Finance

    Bachelor of Arts (Research)

  1. English
  2. History
  3. International Relations and Governance Studies
  4. Sociology

Either

SNU Scholastic Aptitude Test (SNUSAT) + Relevant Academic Proficiency Test (APT)*

OR

1. SAT with Writing Score**

2. Program-specific SAT Subject Tests#

         a) B.Sc. (Research) Economics – Maths Level 1 OR Level 2

         b) B.Sc. (Research) Economics & Finance - Maths Level 1 OR Level 2

School of Management and Entrepreneurship

    1.Bachelor of Management Studies(BMS)

    2.Bachelor of Science (Research)Economics & Finance

Either

SNU Scholastic Aptitude Test (SNUSAT) + Relevant Academic Proficiency Test (APT)*

OR

1. SAT with Writing Score**

2. Program-specific SAT Subject Tests#

         a) B.Sc. (Research) Economics & Finance - Maths Level 1 OR Level 2

#SAT Subject Tests are recommended as per the details mentioned opposite to each program.

* The SNUSAT and APT are being delivered at Pearson VUE centres for admissions of 2020 at the following cities: Abu Dhabi, Agra, Ahmedabad, ALLAHABAD, Ambala Cantt., Amritsar, Amroha, Bangalore, Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Calicut, Chandigarh, Changa, Chennai, Coimbatore, Dehradun, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Gudlavalleru, Gurgaon, Guwahati, Gwalior, Hamirpur, Hyderabad, Indore, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Kalwa, Kannur, Kanpur, Kathmandu, Kochi, Kolkata, Kurukshetra, Lucknow, Ludhiana, Madurai, Malappuram Dist, Mangalore, Meerut, Mohali, Mumbai, Mysore, Nagercoil, Nagpur, Nashik, Navi Mumbai, Nellithope, New Delhi, Noida, Ongole, Panjim, Patiala, Patna, Pondicherry, Pune, Raipur, Rajkot, Ranchi, Salem, Sangli, Shimla, Solan, Srinagar, Thane, Thimpu, Thrissur, Tirunelveli, Trichy, Trivandrum, Udaipur, Vadodara, Vijayawada, Vishakhapatnam, Yamuna Nagar.

However, please note that this list is indicative and Pearson VUE and Shiv Nadar University reserve the right to add/remove any test location and/or city.

** The testing score requirements shall be substituted by an online/physical interview to be conducted by a panel of Shiv Nadar University faculty members for candidates from Nepal and Bhutan.

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