Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET 2018): Counselling, Admission Procedure

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2018Symbiosis SET 2018 Counselling has been started now. Symbiosis International University conducts the separate exams for law, engineering, design & other courses. These tests are organized for providing admission to its various constituent colleges. For B.Tech admission, SIT Engineering Entrance Exam (SITEEE) exam is conducted by the university. SET General is commonly conducted for admission to other undergraduate courses. Candidates seeking admission to SIU affiliated colleges can apply for the exam. Along with filling the application form for the exam, candidates are also required to apply for the institutions in which they want to take admission. Candidates can read this article to know complete information about Symbiosis entrance test (SET) 2018.

Result Courses Offered Exam Dates

Admission FAQs

Symbiosis SET 2018 Notification – Counselling Started

newiconSymbiosis SET 2018 Counselling for B.Tech course is organized on 9th June 2018 (JEE and MHT-CET (SC/ST/DA/KM candidates)) & 10th June 2018 (JEE and MHT-CET (General candidates)). Check here for counselling details.

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Symbiosis SET 2018 (SET General/SLAT/SEED/SITEEE) Result has been declared on 14th May 2018. Check here for result details.

Symbiosis SET 2018 Application has been closed. Now, candidates can register/pay for Institutes and Programmes. Check here for institution payment.

Symbiosis SET 2018 (SET General/SLAT/SEED/SITEEE) Answer Key is releasing soon in the month of May 2018. Check here for answer key details.

Symbiosis SET 2018 (SET General/SLAT/SEED/SITEEE) Admit Card has been released on 21st April 2018. Check here for admit card details.

Click here to check Symbiosis SET 2018 Information Bulletin.

Note: From the year 2018, SET-Law test will be known as Symbiosis Law Admission Test (SLAT), SET-Design test as Symbiosis Entrance Exam for Design (SEED), SET-Engineering as SIT Engineering Entrance Exam (SITEEE) and SET-General will continue as SET.

Symbiosis SET 2018 application form for international candidates has been released now. Check here for application form details.

Symbiosis SET 2018 (SET General/SLAT/SEED/SITEEE) application form can be filled till 15th April 2018.Check here for application form details.

Courses Offered:

Through SET – Engineering as SIT Engineering Entrance Exam (SITEEE):

  • Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT) – B.Tech

Through Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET General):

  • Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies & Research (SICSR) – BCA, BBA (IT)
  • Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies, Pune (SCMS) – BBA
  • Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies-Noida (SCMS) – BBA
  • Symbiosis Center for Media & Communication (SCMC) – BA (Mass Communication)
  • Symbiosis School of Economics (SSE) – B.Sc. Economics (Honours)
  • Symbiosis School for Liberal Arts (SSLA) – Bachelor of Arts (B.A) Liberal Arts & Bachelor of Science (B. Sc) Liberal Arts

Through Symbiosis Law Admission Test (SLAT):

  • Symbiosis Law School (SLS), Pune – BA LLB (Hons.) & BBA LLB (Hons.)
  • Symbiosis Law School (SLS), Noida – BA LLB & BBA LLB
  • Symbiosis Law School (SLS), Hyderabad –  BA LLB & BBA LLB

Through SET – Design test as Symbiosis Entrance Exam for Design (SEED):

  • Symbiosis Institute of Design (SID) – B.Des

Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT) also grants admission through JEE Main. The institutions for which SET is not necessary are as follows:

  • Symbiosis institute of Technology (SIT).
  • Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS).
  • Symbiosis College of Nursing (SCON).
  • Symbiosis School of Photography (SSP).

SET Exam Dates 2018

The official exam dates for SET 2018 is mentioned below:

EventsDates (Announced)
Online Registration Starts30th January 2018
Registration Closes15th April 2018 (Extended)
Payment Closes15th April 2018 (Extended)
Admit Card Availability21st April to 5th May 2018
Entrance Exam Date (SET General/SLAT/SEED/SITEE)5th May 2018
Announcement of Result14th May to 15th June 2018
Counselling Starts3rd June 2018

SET Counselling 2018

  • Each institution has its own selection process.
  • After the result announcement of SET 2018, students have to appear Personal Interaction and Writing Ability Test (PI-WAT)/Studio Test and Personal Interaction (ST-PI) round.
  • The merit list is prepared by providing 50% weightage to SET and remaining 50% weightage to PI-WAT.
  • Students will get the seat as per his/her rank.

SET Result 2018

  • Candidates can check SET 2018 result through the official website of SET.
  • Result has been declared on 14th May 2018.
  • The score card is available for one month after the date of result declaration.
  • The final merit list (SET Scores + PI-WAT scores) will be announced in the first week of June 2018.

SET Cut-Off 2018

Each institute will release its own cut-off marks. on the basis of SET Cut-off 2018, students will be shortlisted for the further selection processes. The cut-off marks will be different for different categories.

Symbiosis SET 2019

Symbiosis SET 2019 is a is a university level entrance exam organized by the Symbiosis International University (SIU). It will be conducted to offer admission in various UG courses in the field of engineering, law, design and various other courses. The examination will be conducted in the month of May 2019.

FAQs (Most Asked Questions)

Answer: The application form can be submitted through online mode only.

Answer: Yes, there is a reservation policy in SET 2018. Total 15% seats are reserved for SC category candidates.

Answer: No, you need not to post the filled-in application to the Symbiosis Test Secretariat.

Answer: The following modes are available for payment:

  • Billdesk Gateway
  • Axis Bank Gateway
  • Indian Bank Gateway
  • Demand Draf

Candidates making payment through DD are required to take the print of the payment advice form, fill in the DD details, sign and send it along with DD to the following address:

Symbiosis Test Secretariat
Symbiosis International (Deemed University)
Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi,
Dist: Pune-412115

Answer: The question paper of engineering will contain questions from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects.

Answer: SET is conducted in 85 cities. Check above for cities names.

Still any question, leave your comment.

SET Application Form 2018

Get the information about SET application form 2018 from here:

  • SET 2018 application form for SET General/SLAT/SEED/SITEE exams is available through online mode.
  • The online registration was started from 30th January 2018.
  • The last date for registration was 15th April 2018 (Extended).
  • Candidate can register either for one paper or for two papers, one in the morning session and another in afternoon sessions.
  • Enter all the required details carefully in the application form.
  • Before making the payment read all the instructions carefully.
  • Upload your scanned latest photograph.
  • It is also necessary for the candidates to apply for the preferred institute for the desired programme and complete the payment process for institutions before the last date.

Note: If a candidate seeks admission in engineering courses on the basis of a national level test (such as JEE Main) other than SET then, such candidates need not apply for SET. Instead, they may directly apply to the concerned institute through national level entrance exam.

Application Fee:

The candidate has to submit the non-refundable application fee of Rs. 1750/-. Following options are available for making the payment:

  • Billdesk Gateway
  • Axis Bank Gateway
  • Indian Bank Gateway
  • Demand Draft.

Check Here – How to Fill Symbiosis Application Form (SET 2018)

Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for different undergraduate courses offered by SIU affiliated colleges is as follows:

CoursesQualification Eligibility
  • Passed 12th examination or diploma in engineering/technology with minimum 50% marks (45% marks for SC/ST category candidates).
  • Passed 12th examination in any stream with minimum 45% marks (40% for SC/ST candidates).
  • Candidates who have appeared the qualifying examination and results are awaiting are also eligible to apply. Such candidates are required to submit the passing certificate at the time of admission.
  • Candidates must have passed 12th from a recognized board with minimum 50% marks (45% marks for SC/ST candidates).
B.Sc (Liberal Arts)
  • 10+2 pass from any branch with minimum 50% marks (45% marks for SC/ST).
  • Foreign  Nationals  (FN),  Persons  of  Indian  Origin  (PIO)  &  NRIs  must  apply  through  the  Symbiosis Center for International Education (SCIE).
  • NRI candidates appearing final 12th examination in India are also eligible to apply.
  • Passed 10+2 with Physics, Mathematics as a compulsory subjects with any one of the Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/Technical vocational subject.
  • Attained at least 45% marks (40% in case of SC/ST) in the above subjects.
  • Admission will also done on the basis SET (Symbiosis Entrance Test), JEE-Main or MHT-CET.
B.Sc. Economics (Hons.)
  • 12th passed in any branch with minimum 50% marks for general category and 45% marks for SC/ST category candidates.
  • Candidates must have passed 10+2 (any stream; eg. Science, Commerce, Arts, etc.) or equivalent Or 10+3 diploma with minimum 50% marks in aggregate.
  • Final year appearing candidates are also eligible to apply.

SET Admit Card 2018

  • SET 2018 admit card is available via online mode.
  • Candidates can download the admit card on 21st April 2018.
  • Without the admit card, candidates will not be allowed to appear for the test.
  • Along with admit card, candidates have to bring any of photo identity proof (Passport, Driving License, PAN Card, Voters ID Card, AadharCard).

SET Exam Pattern 2018

The common written test of SET 2018 will be conducted on 5th May 2018. The paper pattern of Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2018 is given below:

  • Papers: SET is conducted for the total of 4 papers viz Law, Design, General and Engineering.
  • Number of Questions: Law, Design and General papers contain 150 questions while there are 200 questions in engineering and health sciences papers.
  • Exam Mode: The exam mode will be online mode (computer-based test).
  • Duration: The exam has a duration of 150 minutes.
  • Sessions: It is conducted in two sessions: morning and afternoon session. Candidate can choose paper for morning session (9:30 am to 12.00 noon) from Law or Design and for afternoon session (2.30 pm to 5.00 pm) from Engineering, General & Health Sciences.
  • Question Paper Type: The question paper is objective in nature.
  • Negative Marking: No provision of negative marking in SET.

Exam Pattern For Law:

SectionNumber of QuestionsTotal Marks
Logical Reasoning3030
Legal Reasoning3030
Analytical Reasoning3030
Reading Comprehension3030
General Knowledge3030

Exam Pattern For Engineering:

SectionNumber of QuestionsTotal Marks

Exam Pattern For Design:

SectionNumber of QuestionsTotal Marks
Design Aptitude150150

Exam Pattern For General:

SectionNumber of QuestionsTotal Marks
General English4040
General Awareness4040
Analytical & Logical Reasoning3030

SET Preparation Tips

Candidates can get some preparation tips for scoring good in Symbiosis Entrance Test from here:

  • Make a study timetable.
  • Know all about the exam including exam pattern and syllabus.
  • Collect the right study materials.
  • Take proper sleep.
  • Take care of your health and be positive.
  • Revision is must. Start revision at least 2 days before the exam.

SET Syllabus 2018

SET syllabus is different for different papers. The syllabus for engineering paper generally consists of 12th class. The questions from Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics subjects will be of 12th class standard. General questions are asked from logical reasoning, analytical reasoning, reading comprehension and general knowledge.

Test Centers

SET/SLAT/SEED/SITEEE 2018 will be conducted in an online mode across 85 cities all over India. A candidate may choose three preferences of test cities of the following:

Agra, Kochi/Ernakulam, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar, Mysuru, Ahmednagar, Gangtok / Bardang, Nagpur, Ajmer, Guwahati, Nashik, Aligarh, Gwalior, Navi Mumbai, Allahabad, Hooghly, Nellore, Ambala, Howrah, Panipat, Amravati, Hubli, Panjim, Amritsar, Hyderabad, Patiala, Anand, Indore, Patna, Aurangabad, Jabalpur, Port Blair, Bareilly, Jaipur, Pune, Belagavi(Belgaum), Jalandhar, Raipur, Bengaluru, Jammu, Rajkot, Bhilai, Jamshedpur, Ranchi , Bhopal, Jhansi, Roorkee, Bhubaneswar, Jodhpur, Shillong, Bilaspur, Kanpur, Shimla, Chandigarh/Mohali, Karnal, Siliguri, Chennai, Kolhapur, Solapur, Coimbatore, Surat, Cuttack, Kota, Thane, Dehradun, Kottayam, Thiruvananthapuram, Delhi NCR 1 (Delhi, Gurgaon, Faridabad), Kozhikode, Thrissur, Delhi NCR 2 (NOIDA, Greater NOIDA, Gaziabad), Lucknow, Udaipur, Dhanbad, Ludhiana, Vadodara,  Dibrugarh, Madurai, Varanasi, Asansol/Durgapur, Meerut, Vijayawada & Visakhapatnam.

Symbiosis SET 2018 Answer Key

Symbiosis International University releases the Symbiosis Entrance Test 2018 Answer Key through online mode. SET answer key 2018 will be provided after the entrance test in the month of May 2018.  The answer key contains the correct answer of the question paper.

For any queries regarding Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2018, you may ask us by commenting below.

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  1. Shruti says:

    Can i appear for law and BBA simultaneously ?

  2. Shruti says:

    Can I apply for 2 courses at a time?

  3. ruchika khandelwal says:

    where will the centre of law exam

  4. Kang Cheoi Lama says:

    Is there reservation for Scheduled Tribe candidate ? How many seats are there in BALLB ?

  5. Muskan Jain says:

    Is there B.Com(Hons.) and what’s approx cutt off for it….

  6. Shagun Mehta says:

    I am studying in class 12 and want to register for law, liberal arts and BBA. How should I go about it?

  7. Your Name... says:

    If someone wants to appear for LAW as well as for B.TECH. then the person has to fill two forms?
    please help me with this query.

  8. Priya says:

    Approx cut off marks for b SC nursing

  9. Dr Arti sharma says:

    if i have filled jee main form do i need to apply separately for symbiosis btech exam?if yes, when will application be availbke for 2018 adnission

    • Prashant says:

      Nope. According to SET management, you don’t have to fill the SET form if u have fille any national level exam’s form. You can take admission in this University by the rank of JEE Main. But according to me it’s a risk if u will fill the form of both, bcoz may be if ur rank will not good in JEE main then u will not able to get admission in this. So, if u want then u amcan fill this form. (They said it’s not compulsory) and form is releasing on 25th of January… Thank you

  10. Devpriya Paul says:

    Does Mass Communications (SCMC) come under general category for SET exam?

  11. Atul says:

    Could someone please share the link for the BBA form 2018

  12. Vishal kumar mishra says:

    Im bba 1st year student in Chandigarh can i get admission in 2nd year in same course on migration.

  13. yasshvi says:

    Does Mass com ( SCMC) comes under General Category For SET Exam.

  14. Abc says:

    How should I apply for undergraduate course in journalism? ( BA journalism or BJMC only )
    Do I have to give SET for this as well?

  15. Dushyant chauhan says:

    From which date the forms are begin to be filled..

  16. Aayush Trivedi says:

    How do I go about my masters in advertising? Which exam do i have to appear for?

  17. Hrishikesh says:

    Date for filling bba llb form 2018

  18. Faiz Ahmad says:

    I’m opening the site for set test but it’s not opening

  19. Pooja Mathew says:

    would like to know when does the online application open up for BBA?

  20. Shagun Mehta says:

    A student interested in Liberal Arts, will have to appear for General Paper?
    Kindly clarify

  21. Atul khajuria says:

    I want to know that if I will go to take part in SET exam for BBA in marketin which type of syllabus necessary for me to qualify SET exam.

  22. Sunitha says:

    Has the online application process started for B. Des for 2018?

  23. Shauravi says:

    Has the admission process for 2018 started?

  24. Tanvi says:

    Do i need to apper for general SET for liberal arts psychology?

  25. Aniket.Bhosale says:

    What is the fees structure for bba for open and sc category students?

    Can i apply for SET in Feb 2018?

  26. S.Sowmiya says:

    I gonna complete my physics this year(last sem),is there any benefits for me in writing this examination?

  27. manas raj says:

    what is the admission prosidures for bfa in ssp

  28. Kritika says:

    I want to do BA(mc)
    Do simc offers it? If yes then when the registration form will be filled?

  29. Khushi says:

    When will be the online application form will be released for BA 2018

  30. vineet says:

    1.what is symboisis institute of designs ranking?
    2.what is the placement status after B.des from this institute?

  31. P.Misra says:

    Can a West Bengal student appear SET 2018 for admission to Engg Course pl ?

  32. Anamika bhatia says:

    I just wanted to know which option should I chose between bba +llb and ba+llb since I want to pursue corporate law in the near future.

  33. Zenia Tejani says:

    When will the online application come for the entrance test?And if it’s already out may I please get the link?

  34. Shreya Singh says:

    Is application form for set law is available??

  35. Pubali chatterjee says:

    Sir/ mam . Hostel for girls r available? For 2018 batches of BBA.LLB. LLM there r sufficient job demand ? What is the position of placement.

  36. Shashank Shekhar says:

    I am not getting the link so that I can fill the application form for BBA 2018

  37. DRISTI says:


  38. Amal Mohamed says:

    what’s the application procedure for sports quota and NRI.

  39. Amal Mohamed says:

    Couldn’t find the application form

  40. Mohammadkadwal says:

    When will the registration star it’s already the last week of December 2017 .

  41. Aspirant says:

    Can commerce students with vocational banking subjects without maths in 12th apply for BBA ?

  42. Tanoay Ghosh says:

    From where can i get the application form.
    Please send the link.

  43. Tisha Agrawal says:

    Dear Institute
    Do the candidate can give oly one paper among the five .??or it is complusory to give atleast two?

  44. Satheesh Kumar N says:

    Is there any quota for the courses being offered for kids of Defence Personnel? If so how to apply for the same & fee structures for the courses

  45. ayush bharti says:

    Entrance exam application date?

  46. Gourbindu Das says:

    Q 1-Is there is any planning to take the entrance exam after NEET 2018 supposed to be held on 1st week of May 2018?

    Q2- Is there any plan to declare entrance exam centre at Ghowati or any North State HQ for facilitating North East states students
    Q3. Kindly arrange to published course fees etc for B tech for the commencement of course 2018 with out hiding

  47. Ritarshi Banerjee says:

    What is the cost of the admission form?

  48. Arpita says:

    Does Symbiosis, Pune offer 3 years LLB course and what is the admission procedure for it?

  49. Neha Gupta says:

    My daughter is in IB board…do you recognize that board.what if SET entrance date coincide with their final exams …do you take separate exam.

  50. Divyata Avasthi says:

    What is the admission process through sports quota?

  51. Ansh Chopra says:

    Is there any Sports quota for BBA Admission

  52. Personal enquiry says:

    What is the syllabus for journalism and mass communication. Is there any seats reserved for Kashmiri pandits also or not.

  53. Pandey aman says:

    If their any course for doing bcom in symbosis

  54. Akshatha U says:

    Does Symbiosis have Ba Economics (Hons.)?

  55. Namit Gupta says:

    What is the syllabus for Mass Comm. Course and which exam is to be given?

  56. Kumari Priya says:

    in 200 makrs of set what is the approx cut off

  57. pataskar t. s. says:

    let us know dates of set2018

  58. Pavan says:

    BBA entrance exam it is genreral

  59. Aneeta jacob says:

    Set center is there at Bhopal?

  60. Radha says:

    I want to take admission either in Symbiosis institute of management Pune or Noida…will I be required to fill diferrent application forms and will there be different entrance tests or is it just one ?

  61. Srushti says:

    Which exam do I have to give for a course in mass media or public relations ?

  62. Tanya says:

    Does any SET is organised if we have to take admission in ba. Psychology??

  63. future symbiosis student says:

    set for bba will held at what shift ? morning or evening?

  64. khushboo says:

    Set for mass communication will held at what shift? Morning or noon

  65. rashmi bansal says:

    what we will write in online application form when we have to give entrance for b.b.a for symbiosis pune

  66. Mahi says:

    Dear mam/sir,What is the syllabus of SET exam ,is there any book available?from where we can prepare for SET?

  67. Keshav says:

    What is the syllabus for the tests and how many tests are compulsory for admission (i am a commerce student)

  68. nandini chaturvedi says:

    What entrance do i have to give for a course in mass media and communication?

  69. Anonymous says:

    Set is having any age limit

  70. Meenakshi Mishra says:

    Does Institute recognise GRE score for entrance in BBA.

  71. Enquiry says:

    Does Institute recognise GRE score for entrance in BBA.

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