Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2015 – Dates, Eligibility, Application Form

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2015SET 2015 (Symbiosis Entrance Test) will be held on May 2, 2015. This common written test is conducted each year as Symbiosis Entrance Test or SET 2015, to identify candidates for second round of selection procedure of various colleges under Symbiosis International University. Admission to UG programmes in SIU will be done through SET 2015 (Round 1) and PI-WAT (Round 2). Get here complete details of Symbiosis Entrance Test, SET 2015 such as dates, eligibility, application form, admission procedure.

SET 2015 – Symbiosis Entrance Test

The important dates of SET 2015, tentatively decided and published at simcug.edu.in are as given below.

Event Date
SET 2015 online application form will be available from. February 09, 2015
Last date to apply for SET 2015. April 12, 2015
Symbiosis Entrance Test date of exam. May 02, 2015
SET Result Declaration. May 18, 2015

The above dates have been tentatively published. Check the page at regular intervals to stay updated.

SET 2015 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria depends upon the course and institute you wish to apply for. General eligibility conditions for Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2015 shall be as follows.

  • Applicants having completed their 10+2 in any discipline from any recognized Board / Council / University with a minimum of 50% (45% for SC/ST) aggregate marks, or equivalent grades, are eligible to seek admission.
  • Candidates expecting their 12th results may also apply. Their admission will be provisional and subject to furnishing proof of securing a minimum of 50% (45% for SC/ST) aggregate marks, or equivalent grades, in the same latest by beginning of the Second Semester.
  • Failure to furnish proof shall render their admission null and void. No extra time will be given for submission of final mark sheet even in the case of students who have applied for revaluation.

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SET 2015 Application Form

In order to appear in the Symbiosis Entrance Test for engineering, law, design, and health sciences, candidates need to first register for SET 2015. As per calendar of events published by SIMC, SET 2015 application form will be available from February 9, 2015. Candidates will get a window of around 10 weeks to fill up the online application form.

Application form of SET 2015 will be issued online at www.set-test.org from Feb. Last date to apply for SET Test is expected to be April 12, 2015.

As per the usual trend followed by SIU, the entrance exam shall be held on the first Saturday of May 2015, that would be May 2, 2015.

SET 2015 Selection Procedure

Candidates may please note that appearing and qualifying merit in the Symbiosis Entrance Test is only the first step. Thereafter, candidate is required to apply individually to the concerned Symbiosis Institute and follow specific admission procedure for that college.

Please note that the important dates, and such details only have been announced for SET 2015. Further details of Symbiosis Entrance Test such as admission rounds, have been given here as per last year’s information brochure. Candidate may check the page at regular intervals to stay updated with news and updates on SET exam.

A candidate aspiring to pursue an undergraduate programme at Symbiosis should carefully follow the actions to be taken in 3 stages mentioned below.

Stage 1: SET Test

  • Register online.

For Engineering and Health Sciences, if a candidate wishes to offer scores other than SET, he/she need not register for SET and apply directly to the concerned institute.

  • Follow the instructions for payment of test fee on the SET 2015 Exam website.
  • Print SET 2015 admit card directly from the SET website.
  • Bring the admit card and a photo identity to the test centre. It will be authenticated during the Test.
  • Appear for the test.

Stage 2: Apply online to the desired SIU’s constituent institutes.

  • The SET website allows a facility to directly apply online to an institute.
  • Candidates may also apply from the institute’s website
  • To apply for admission to an institute, a candidate must register for the relevant SET paper. For example, to apply to Symbiosis Law School, register for Law paper at SET.
  • Candidates applying to Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT), Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS), Symbiosis College Of Nursing (SCON) or Symbiosis School of Liberal Arts [SSLA] with other than SET score should refer to the respective institute websites and apply.

Stage 3: Attend further selection process of the chosen institutes, if invited.

  • Each institute has its own cutoff, as mentioned in the prospectus.
  • The institutes will announce short listed candidates for attending further selection process.
  • The individual institute as per their schedules will announce short listed candidates list & waiting list.
  • For details of selection process and schedules, please refer to the website of respective institute(s).

It is a mandatory written test for the admission process for the undergraduate programmes of the following Symbiosis institutes namely:-

However, SET is not mandatory for

  • Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS)
  • Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT)
  • Symbiosis College of Nursing (SCON)
  • Symbiosis School of Liberal Arts (SSLA)

SET 2015 Exam Pattern

Symbiosis Entrance Test has 5 different papers; namely, General, Design, Law, Engineering and Health Sciences.

Paper Institutes
Law Symbiosis Law School.[SLS] – PuneSymbiosis Law School.[SLS] – Noida
Design Symbiosis Institute of Design [SID]
General Symbiosis Institute of Computers Studies and Research [SICSR]Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies [SCMS] – PuneSymbiosis Institute of Media & Communication [SIMC-UG]

Symbiosis School of Economics [SSE]

Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies [SCMS]-Noida

Symbiosis School of Liberal Arts [SSLA]

Engineering Symbiosis Institute of Technology [SIT]
Health Sciences Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences [SIHS]
Symbiosis College of Nursing [SCON]

A candidate may take more than one paper. However, he will have to choose one paper from morning session and one paper from afternoon session.

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