Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET 2017): Counselling & Admission Process

Symbiosis International University, PuneSET 2017 Admission Procedure has been started now. Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET 2017) is a university level test that is conducted by the Symbiosis International University. SET is organized for admission to UG courses of the Symbiosis university and its constituents Institutions. The examination was commenced once in a year on 6th May 2017 as a pen paper based test. Candidates, those want to get admission into Engineering and Health Sciences courses, they don’t have a need to register for SET (if they wishes to offer scores of entrance exams other than SET such as JEE Main 2017). They can apply directly to the preferred institution. This is also applicable for SSCA (Symbiosis School of Culinary Arts), where the score of NCHMCT-JEE is accepted. In this article, we are providing the complete information about Symbiosis Entrance Test 2017.

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SET 2017 Notifications:

newiconSymbiosis SET 2018 examination is organized to offer admission various UG programme. Through this exam, students get admission to the Symbiosis International University & its constituent colleges. Visit here to get details about SET 2018.

SET 2017 Admission Procedure for all UG courses has been started by various Symbiosis Institutions separately.  Click here to check admission details.

Candidates can download Symbiosis SET 2017 Score Card till 18th June 2017. Click here for result/score card.

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Symbiosis SET 2017 Admit Card has been released from 22nd April 2017. Click here for admit card.

SET 2017 Application form has been closed now. Click here for application form details.

Course Offered:

InstitutionsCourse offered
Institutions for which SET 2017 will be Mandatory
Symbiosis Law School (SLS), PuneBachelor of Arts & Bachelor of Laws (B.A. LL.B.)
Bachelor of Business Administration and Bachelor of Laws (B.B.A. LL.B.)
Symbiosis Law School (SLS), Hyderabad
Symbiosis Law School (SLS), Noida
Symbiosis Institute of Design (SID), PuneBachelor of Design (B. Des)
Symbiosis Institute of Computers Studies and Research (SICSR), PuneBachelor of Computer Applications (BCA)
Bachelor of Business Administration Information Technology (BBA -IT)
Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies (SCMS), PuneBachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies (SCMS), Noida
Symbiosis Center for Media & Communication (SCMC), PuneBachelor of Media Studies (BMS)
Symbiosis School of Economics (SSE), PuneBachelor of Science (Economics)
Symbiosis School of Liberal Arts (SSLA), PuneBachelor of Arts (B.A)
Bachelor of Science (B. Sc)
Institutions for which SET 2017 will be not mandatory
 Symbiosis institute of Technology (SIT), Pune Bachelor of Technology (B. Tech)
Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS), PuneBachelor of Science (B.Sc.)
Symbiosis College of Nursing (SCON), PuneBachelor of Science (B.Sc.)
 Symbiosis School of Photography (SSP), PuneBachelor of Arts (BA)
Symbiosis School for Liberal Arts (SSLA), PuneBachelor of Arts (B.A)
Bachelor of Science (B. Sc)

SET 2017 Exam Dates

Symbiosis Entrance Test 2017 (SET) Exam dates has been announced. Check the exam dates below:

Online Registration Starts26th December 2016
Registration Closed13th April 2017
Last Date of Payment17th April 2017
Admit Card Release Date22nd April 2017 to 6th May 2017
Date of Entrance Exam6th May 2017
Morning Session (9:30 am to 12:00 noon)
Afternoon Session (2:30 pm to 5:00 pm)
Result Declaration19th May to 18th June 2017

Symbiosis SET 2017 Counselling

Each Symbiosis constituents Institutions has its own independent selection process for the short-listed candidates after the announcement of the result. The institution release the list of the shortlisted candidates & waiting list. The schedule of the Symbiosis SET 2017 Counselling process is published in the official site of the Institution for which you have paid. After qualifying the entrance exam, candidate has to qualify the Personal Interaction and Writing Ability Test (PI-WAT). On the basis of the entrance exam performance and PI-WAT, candidate will get admission in their filled choice.

Seat Reservation

Scheduled Caste15%
Scheduled Tribe7.5%
Differently Abled3%
Kashmir Migrants2%
International Students15%
Defense Quota5%

Symbiosis Entrance Test 2018

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET 2018) will be managed by the Symbiosis International University. It is a university level examination. Through this exam, candidates will get admission to the UG programme in different disciplines. Candidates will fill the application form from the Second week of February 2018.

Symbiosis Admission

Only those candidates that attend the entrance test and PI-WAT will be considered as eligible for generation merit/wait/reject list. If a candidate apply for seek admission in Engineering and Health Sciences on the basis of test (such as JEE Main 2017) other than SET 2017, then there is no need to register for SET, rather they can apply directly to the concerned Institution.

SET Exam 2017 Application Form

  • Candidates can fill the application form through online mode from the official site.
  • The Symbiosis SET 2017 Application Form was available from the 26th December 2016.
  • Candidates can fill the Symbiosis entrance test application form till 13th April 2017.
  • It is compulsory to complete registration by filling up the online application form of desired institute for desired course before the closing date of application of the respective institute.
  • The SET website allows a facility for payment toward online application for the institutes along with Symbiosis SET 2017 payment.

Application Fee:

The Application Fee was Rs.1500. While paying Symbiosis SET application fee online, candidate can also pay the admission fee per programme. The admission fee is Rs. 1000 per programme. The fee was non-refundable. Candidates can pay the fee through online or offline mode. Candidates can pay the fee through five payment methods: Credit Card, Net Banking, Indian Bank Net Banking, Cash and Demand Draft. Those candidates submit the fee through Cash they can pay the fee from any branch of Axis Bank/Indian Bank. Candidates who pay fee via DD, they can deposit the fee from any Nationalized Bank in favour of “Symbiosis Test Secretariat” payable at Pune. After paying the fee, candidate has to deposit the Payment Slip (Cash) & print copy of DD to the given address:

Symbiosis Test Secretariat
Symbiosis International University
Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi,
Dist: Pune – 412115.

Symbiosis Entrance Test Eligibility

The SET Eligibility criteria is mentioned below:

B.TechPassed 10+2 examination and obtained at least 45% marks (40% reserved category) (On basis of JEE Score)
BA./BBA.LLBPass/Appearing XII   (10+2) examination with minimum of 45% marks (40% for SC/ST candidates)
BCAPass XII standard examination or equivalent/ Diploma in Engineering/Technology with minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST candidates)
BBAPassed XII or equivalent examination with 50% marks (45% for SC/ST).
B.ScXII Pass or equivalent
B.DesPassed 10+2 or equivalent OR 10+3 diploma

Symbiosis SET 2017 Admit Card

Symbiosis SET 2017 Admit Card was available from the 22nd April to 6th May 2017. The admit card link was provided from the website. Candidates can download the admit card till the date of entrance exam. Candidate save the admit card till the admission procedure of the desired institutions will not over. Candidates have to bring the admit card along with the photo identity proof to the exam center. In case, candidate lost the admit card then no duplicate admit card will be issued.

SET Exam Pattern

The SET exam pattern is given in details below:

  • Mode of Exam: The SET Exam was held through Pen & Paper mode.
  • Type: It was an objective type test.
  • Duration: The time duration of the entrance exam was 2 ½ hours (150 minutes).
  • Negative Marking: There was no provision of the negative marking.
  • Papers: The entrance exam has various papers: General, Design, Law, Engineering and Health Sciences. Candidate may choose to apply for one paper in each session.
  • Session: The exam was organized in two sessions: Morning Session (9:30 am to 12:00 noon) & Afternoon Session (2:30 pm to 5:00 pm)
    • The paper of Law and Design was conducted in the morning session and paper of General, Engineering and Health Sciences was held in the evening session.
    • Candidates can apply for more than one paper.
    • However, they have to choose one paper from morning and another from evening session.
SET PaperSubjectsQuestionsMarks
LawLogical Reasoning3030
Legal Reasoning3030
Analytical Reasoning3030
Reading Comprehension3030
General Knowledge3030
DesignDesign Aptitude150150
GeneralGeneral English4040
General Awareness4040
Analytical & Logical Reasoning3030
EngineeringPhysics25 50
Chemistry25 50
Health SciencesPhysics2550
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SET Preparation Tips 2017

SET 2017 Answer Key

After the examination, the authority was publish the Symbiosis SET Answer Key 2017. The answer key was released through online mode in a PDF format. With the help of answer key, candidates can calculate their rough marks & check they are eligible to qualify the examination or not. The official answer key was published in the first week of May 2017.

SET Exam 2017 Result

The result was declared after the few weeks of the entrance exam. Symbiosis SET 2017 Result was announced on 19th May 2017. It is published in the official portal. Link is given above. SET Score card is also provided on the website. Candidates can download their score card from 19th May till 18th June 2017. Each institute has its own cut-off score according their preference. SET 2017 Cut-off will be released by each Institution.

If any candidates have query about Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET 2017), they can leave comments in the comment box.

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  1. GS Balaji says:

    Is there any college in mumbai offering evening classes for 3 year LLB course.i did not ffind any college . Am told Bar council of india has banned such evening colleges . Is that true !!

  2. Ritik Katte says:

    Can we get a sample SET general paper or SET general paper of 2017???

  3. Aryan says:

    I’am pass the HSC exam……and I want a addmination n BBA course. For that what I do ?

  4. Shivani keshari says:

    What is the syllabus for SET?

  5. mounika sree says:

    How can I get into health sciences?Either through neet or set exam.

  6. Diksha says:

    How do i check which list has my name what is the notification procedure.BBA

  7. Shaheen says:

    What is the syllabus of set exam of symbiosis for engineering

  8. Prateek saxena says:

    I have applied for law why my name is in both sessions

  9. Vidipta says:

    What is asked in design SET Test? What comes under design aptitude?

  10. Mayank says:

    I want to change my campus from sls noida to pune.Is there any possibility?

  11. Shalin says:

    Is SET btech exam pen paper or computer based exam!!!??

  12. Vi says:

    Whats is the level of question they is it tough like jee or its easy

  13. Divyansh says:


  14. Vasudha Patil says:

    my admit card is not generated yet inspite of filling the form properly and doing the payment. the exam date is coming close but yet the admit card is not generated. When will i get the admit card?

  15. Ayushman Chaudhary says:

    This is my 170301845.
    I have checked my Mail but did not received my admit card for the entrance test which is to be held at Kolkata on 06th May’17.
    Please guide me..

    Tks/Ayushman Chaudhary

  16. Urmila Thakur says:

    I want to opt mass communication from SCMC. Please give deatils of the admission procedure.

  17. Ayushi says:

    I am not able to find any SET papers for practice.
    Please Help.

  18. Ayushi says:

    I need a sample paper for my SET preparation but I am not able to find any.
    Please help.

  19. Ojasvi says:

    I have applied for set exam for econoics honours exam but now i have to also apply for 5 year mba course can i apply forit as well or can i change it wiht the economics (hnrs)

  20. Chirag says:

    I failed to fill the form by date because of my ongoing board examination.. now is there any way by how can I fill the form.. I really want to do so..

  21. R says:

    hey I wasn’t able to register by 13th for the test is it possible to still be eligible? I have my SET id

  22. Chandan says:

    Forms for bcom ar available or not?
    I m searcjing for it bit cant find it.

  23. Saahil says:

    What is PI-WAT? And how should I apply for it?

  24. Rashikhanna says:

    Hi i wnt to apply in this university may i know how to apply.for english honours nd when i can apply

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