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Shiv Nadar University

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Established : 2011 | Accredited/Approved : UGC

About Shiv Nadar University

Shiv Nadar University is a research-oriented and multidisciplinary University offering academic courses at UG, PG and Doctoral levels. It was established under the aegis of the Shiv Nadar Foundation in 2011. The campus area is spread over 286 acres of land. SNU offers the best infrastructural facilities and rich academic exposure to aspirants. NAAC Accredits SNU Noida with an "A" Grade. Besides, it has been recognised as the "Institute of Eminence" by the Indian Government. Shiv Nadar is one of India's Top 10 Private Universities to achieve IOE recognition.

At present, SNU comprises 5component institutes, 24 Departments, 5 research centres and 154 Hi-Tech Labs and Studios. The total strength of Students in SNU is more than 2800, and there are 260 Faculty Members who are highly competent. At the same time, the student-faculty ratio is 1:12.

SNU offers B Tech, BSc, BMS and BA at the UG level. It offers MSc, MBA, MA, MFA and EMBA at the PG level. Besides, it offers a research program PhD in various streams. In addition to that, an integrated course, MSc + PhD, is available. UGC recognises all the Shiv Nadar university courses. And approved by the AICTE. SNU believes that International Partnerships through teaching collaborations and research are essential. Thus, it has been signed MOU with several International Universities.

Shiv Nadar University Admission is based on the student's performance in the entrance test. Students seeking admission to any Shiv Nadar University UG Courses have to undertake the entrance exam SNUSAT & APT. The flagship program of SNU is B Tech. Candidates who have valid scores in JEE Main are also eligible to apply for Shiv Nadar University B Tech. Such students will be exempted from Shiv Nadar Entrance Exam.

University Type

Private University


Greater Noida, Uttara Pradesh



Gender accepted



NAAC accredits with A





Application Mode


Admission Process

Entrance Test and Merit

University Level Entrance Exam

SNUSAT & APT for UG Courses


SNUSAT & APT  Exam Mode



Merit Cum Means Scholarship

Rural Scholarship

Sports Scholarship

Other National Level Exams Accepted

B Tech: JEE Main


Shiv Nadar University Top Recruiters

Cognizant, BOSCH, BSNL, TCS, Bank of America, Ashok Leyland, DELL, Infosys, Amazon, IBM, HSBC.

Shiv Nadar University Highest Package


Shiv Nadar University Average Package


Shiv Nadar University Ranking

  • For three consecutive years, SNU was ranked among the NIRF Top 100 Universities. 
  • Shiv Nadar University NIRF Ranking was 84 in the Overall Category in 2021. Also, in the year 2020, it was positioned in the same place.
  • In the 2019 NIRF Rankings, SNU achieved 77th rank in the Overall Category.
  • In OUTLOOK 2021 Rankings, SNU secured 3rd rank among Top Private Universities.

Shiv Nadar University UG Courses



Eligibility Criteria

B Tech

Computer Science
Chemical Engg
Electrical & Electronics
Electronics & Communication

10+2 with a min of 50% in PCM subjects


Selection is based on SNUSAT & APT or JEE Main score. 


Economics & Finance

10+2 with a min of 50%.



Selection depends on SNUSAT & APT, followed by a Personal Interview.




Management Studies


International Relations
Economics & Finance

Shiv Nadar University PG Courses



Eligibility Criteria



50% marks in UG degree


Selection is based on SMAT or CAT, MAT, CMAT, XAT, and NMAT. 


Water Science & Policy



 50% marks with a minimum of UG degree


Selection is based on a personal interview.





Film & Television
Fine Arts



Shiv Nadar University Admission

Students seeking admission at Shiv Nadar NCR must satisfy the prescribed eligibility requirements. SNU conducts its exam known as SNUSAT & APT at the university level. It is a gateway for securing admission to the UG courses in SNU Noida. Besides, it also accepts valid scores from national level exams. In addition to the entrance tests, SNU also conducts Interview sessions online.

Shiv Nadar University B Tech Admission

B Tech in SNU Noida is available in six disciplines. They are Chemical, CSE, Civil, EEE, ECE and Mechanical. To be eligible, students must score a minimum of 50% average in 10+2 PCM subjects. Shiv Nadar B Tech Admission Process comprises four possible ways.

1. SNU Admission through SNUSAT and APT: Candidates seeking B Tech admission at SNU must appear for a university-based entrance test known as SNUSAT and APT. Candidates are shortlisted based on the scores obtained in the exam. Qualified Candidates are not required to undergo an Interview.

2. SNU Admission through JEE Main: It also accepts the valid score of JEE Main for offering B Tech admission. Candidates must satisfy the Shiv Nadar JEE Main cut off to be eligible. They have to score above the 80 percentile. Such candidates are eligible for Shiv Nadar University Direct admission.

Furthermore, they will be exempted from the entrance test conducted by SNU. Such students can directly fill out the Shiv Nadar B Tech application form available on the website. Suppose students who secure below 80 percentile must undertake SNUSAT & APT Compulsorily.

3. SNU Admission through SAT (College Board): Students who have a valid score on SAT are eligible to apply for admission. The admission authority will shortlist the students based on their scores. They have to appear for an Interview round.

4. SNU Admission through the ACT: Applicants who have valid scores on the ACT are also eligible to apply. The final selection of the applicants will be based on Interview Performance.

Shiv Nadar University MBA Admission

  • Shiv Nadar MBA is available in the general stream. Students who hold an undergraduate degree with a min of 50% can apply for MBA admission in Shiv Nadar Noida.
  • MBA Admission seekers must appear for the entrance test known as SMAT. (Shiv Nadar Management Aptitude Test)
  • MBA Selection Criteria in SNU depend on the student's performance in SMAT followed by an interview.
  • Suppose applicants have cleared CAT, NMAT, GMAT, XAT or CMAT with a valid score; they will be excused from SMAT. But, Such applicants must satisfy the Shiv Nadar MBA Cut off criteria.
  • For example, applicants applying based on the XAT exam must score equivalent to or above the 90 percentile.
  • If it is below the 90 percentile, they must appear for SMAT mandatory. Similarly, it applies to all the exams. Whereas SNU Noida CAT Cut off is 60 Percentile.

Shiv Nadar University UG Application Process

Shiv Nadar University's application process is completely online mode. However, for Shiv Nadar UG Courses (B Tech, BSc, BMS, BA), applicants must register for entrance exams SUSAT & APT as the primary step.

  • Visit the official website of Shiv Nadar University.
  • You will view the "Apply" option on the home page. Click on it and choose "Undergraduate Admission".
  • SNU Registration form will appear on the screen. Applicants have to enter details such as Name, Email, Mobile Number, State, City, and Choose a course.
  • Upon successful registration, you can access the application form to fill out.
  • Once the application process concludes, SNU will notify the exam dates.

Shiv Nadar University PG Application Process

  • To be noted, Students applying for MBA admission have to register for SMAT.
  • Candidates can fill out the common application form available on the official website for the remaining PG  courses like MA, MSc, MFA, and PhD.
  • Shiv Nadar's application fee is INR 1200 for PG Courses.

Shiv Nadar University Fees structure


Fees structure per year

B Tech

INR 2 Lakhs


INR 1 Lakh


INR 1.5 Lakhs


INR 1 Lakh


INR 5.5 Lakhs


INR 2.7 Lakhs


INR 2.7 Lakhs


INR 2.6 Lakhs


INR 5.5 Lakhs

Shiv Nadar University Placements

SNU provides the best assistance to the candidates in terms of placement. It is a privilege to hold a consistent placement record over the years. Since its establishment, SNU has sustained to be the preferred hiring choice for both international & Indian organisations such as IT, Engineering Multidisciplinary Employers, Manufacturing Companies, Finance sector, NGOs, Academic Institutes, Start-up etc.

  • In the 2021 recruitment drive, the Shiv Nadar University Placement Percentage is 92%
  • A maximum number of students are placed from B Tech Department.
  • Shiv Nadar B Tech Placement Percentage is 73%. It is the highest among all the courses. 14% of students opted for Higher Studies.
  • Shiv Nadar University Highest Package stood at 24 LPA.
  • More than 149 Companies participated in the placement drive. In addition, 78 New recruiters participate in the drive.
  • Shiv Nadar University Average Package was INR 7.81 LPA.
  • The top 25% selections bagged the package of INR 13.38 LPA.
  • Top 10% Selections placed with a package of INR 17.99 LPA.
  • Industry-wise: Software Development sector holds 30%, and it is the highest among all the sectors. The second highest sector was core engineering which was 23%.
  • Shiv Nadar University Top Recruiters: Cognizant, Adobe, BOSCH, BSNL, TCS, Deloitte, Bank of America, Ashok Leyland, DELL, Infosys, Amazon, IBM, HSBC.

Shiv Nadar University Hostels

  • Hostels at Shiv Nadar University are fully well furnished with modern amenities.
  • Both AC and Non AC accommodations are available to the aspirants. Separate Hostel Blocks are available for boys and girls.
  • Each hostel room is furnished as a comfortable independent unit with basic in-built services.
  • Shiv Nadar Hostel Facilities include Laundry Services, Wi-Fi, Water Coolers, Mess, Dining Hall, Café, Food Court, Tuck Shops, ATM/Bank, Mini-Mart etc.
  • Shiv Nadar Hostel Fees vary between INR 1.44 to 1.48 Lakhs.

Shiv Nadar University Online MBA

Shiv Nadar offers UGC entitled Online MBA Program. It is designated for the Fresh Graduates and Working Professionals to provide an effective business education via an online learning platform. Aside from functional knowledge, the course emphasises evolving technology and strategy in the business world. Shiv Nadar University Online MBA is a two-year course covered over 8 quarters. Online learners can choose the electives from 7 quarter onwards.

Shiv Nadar University Online MBA Specializations

  • Data Science & Analytics
  • Marketing Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Digital Finance

Shiv Nadar University Online MBA Fees

  • Shiv Nadar Online MBA Fees is INR 1 Lakh per year. Thus, the total course fee is INR 2 Lakhs.
  • The admission deposit is INR 25,000. It will be adjusted against 1-year fees. Students must pay INR 75,000 during 1st year. 

Shiv Nadar University Online MBA Eligibility Criteria

  • Students who have finished their bachelor's degree from recognised universities are eligible to apply for Shiv Nadar University Online MBA.
  • They must score at least 50% in a bachelor's degree.
  • Graduates with working experience will be preferred during the selection criteria.
  • However, work experience is not mandatory.
  • Young and Fresh Graduates aspiring to acquire business skills to start their careers are eligible to apply.
  • Online MBA is ideal for working professionals and Budding Entrepreneurs looking for a Flexible, Convenient Mode to pursue education alongside work responsibilities

Shiv Nadar University Online MBA Admission Process

The online MBA admission process at SNU comprises three steps:

Step 1: Fill out the Shiv Nadar Online MBA Application Form:

  • Applicants have to visit the authorised website of SNU.
  • Register with basic details to access the application form.
  • Then, fill out the form by entering academic, professional and personal details.

Step 2:  Profile Evaluation and Screening

  • Students who have secured above 60% marks will be shortlisted directly for a screening call.
  • Students who have secured less than 60% will be tested for their analytical & aptitude skills, followed by a screening call.

Step 3: Join the Program

  • Students who get selected will receive an Admission Offer Letter.
  • Later, students have to pay the admission fees to confirm a seat.

Shiv Nadar University Course fee structure

MBA - E-Business Request 2 years
MBA - Banking Request 2 years
MBA - Banking and Insurance Request 2 years
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Shiv Nadar University Online MBA

Shiv Nadar University Online MBA program provides working professionals with a degree without quitting their jobs. This University is UGC-DEB and AICTE approved. It mainly focuses on providing future-ready subject specializations with a good scope and career growth for its candidates. The key reasons to join an online MBA at Shiv Nadar University are to give New-age business and management skills, theoretical and practical blending learning, and great career assistance and learning skills. The SNU Online MBA is a program with a difference focusing on a Comprehensive curriculum, 4-future ready MBA specializations, incorporating entrepreneurial thinking, and industry expert sessions.

Shiv Nadar University Online MBA admissions 

  • The online MBA program curriculum is for two years, and the option to choose the specialization is given in the third semester (7th quarter).
  • The course is offered by 30+ world-class faculty, and the program is given with 14+ programming tools or languages.
  • The online MBA learning duration is 900+ hours.
  • The SNU online MBA specializations are Data Science and Analytics, Human Resource Management, Marketing and Digital finance.
  • The Shiv Nadar University Online MBA eligibility is for applicants who hold a bachelor's degree with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent CGPA from any recognized University.
  • The Graduates having professional working experience will be preferred to provide admissions.

Fees structure of Shiv Nadar University online MBA

The Shiv Nadar University Online MBA fees are INR 400,000 in total fees. Each semester's fee is INR 100,000. In addition, the candidates must pay deposit fees of INR 25,000.

 Learning methodology for Online MBA in Shiv Nadar University

  • The online candidate is expected to have 12hrs of learning each week.
  • The candidate must take up all the online learning resources, attend the live lectures, submit the assignments on time, and take up the online exams according to the given schedule.
  • The exam is held in online Technology Enabled Proctored mode, and the exam pattern comprises internal and external assessments.
  • The candidates are awarded appropriate grades at the end of every semester based on the scores secured in the online exams.
  • These grades will lead to completing the course with a final degree.

The application process at Shiv Nadar University for Online MBA

Below are the steps mentioned briefly to make the application process seamless.

Step 1: Fill out the Online MBA Application Form

First, the candidates must register and fill up the online application form and provide basic information and professional details.

Step 2: The submitted applications will be evaluated and screened 

The eligible candidates with a 60% aggregate in their Graduation will go through a screening call by Admission Director's Office. The applicants have less than 60% be followed for aptitude tests and analytical skills, and a final call will happen with the Admission Director's Office

Step 3: Join the online program

If the candidates are selected after the screening process, the seats are offered after paying the admission fees. Before the course starts, the candidates must submit their documents in soft copy as a verification requirement.


By Yogitha
Class of 2021

Shiv Nadar University is one of the top most ranking universities in India. They are ranked in position 52 by NIRF. The Positive things are it offers the best education, facilities, good placement exposure. The Highest Package was delivered INR 31 LPA. I am pursuing a B Tech course, and I have chosen Electronics & Communication Engineering. Shiv Nadar University admissions are generally offered based on SNUSAT and Academic Proficiency Test.ShivNadar University fees for the B Tech course costs approximately 9 Lakhs.

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Asked question

Shiv Nadar University BSc admission criteria?
Asked by Guest
replied on 07-Apr-2022 18:54:47

Students become eligible for BSc admission in SNU Noida after clearing the SNUSAT and APT Exams. Besides, they shall have passed in 12th class with a minimum of 70% to 80%. Besides, they must have pursued PCB as the main subject. To be noted, an aggregate percentage will vary for different HSC boards. Furthermore, SNU will compile the merit list by giving 50% weightage to each 12th aggregate mark and entrance exam score.

Shiv Nadar University JEE Mains cutoff?
Asked by Guest
replied on 07-Apr-2022 18:55:04

Shiv Nadar University JEE Main Cut off is 80 percentile.

Is there any entrance exam for Shiv Nadar University?
Asked by Guest
replied on 07-Apr-2022 18:55:48

Yes, SNU Noida accepts the JEE Main score for offering B Tech admission. However, Candidates must score 80 Percentile or above in JEE Main to be eligible. Suppose students have less than 80%, they are advised to undertake the SNUSAT & APT exams conducted by SNU. (SNU Scholastic Aptitude Test and Academic Proficiency Test)

replied on 07-Apr-2022 18:55:25

Yes, Shiv Nadar University conducts SNUSAT and APT for offering admission to the B Tech, BA, BSc. For M Tech, MA, and MSc, it conducts written exams. For offering MBA admission, it conducts SMAT. Whereas admission to the M.DES is based on DAT.

Does Shiv Nadar accept JEE Mains?
Asked by Guest
replied on 07-Apr-2022 18:58:06

Yes, SNU Noida accepts the JEE Main score for offering B Tech admission. However, Candidates must score 80 Percentile or above in JEE Main to be eligible. Suppose students have less than 80%, they are advised to undertake the SNUSAT & APT exams conducted by SNU. (SNU Scholastic Aptitude Test and Academic Proficiency Test)

How is admission offered for the Shiv Nadar computer science?
Asked by Guest
replied on 07-Apr-2022 18:56:06

Admission to the B Tech Computer Science in SNU Noida is offered based on JEE Main or SNUSAT & APT Scores. To be eligible, students shall have passed 10+2 in the science stream. Students who full fill the eligibility criteria can fill out the Shiv Nadar University application form available on the official website.

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