SET 2021: Symbiosis International (Deemed University) or SIU conducts admission to various UG programs through the Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) exam. Symbiosis University conducts SET A & B, SLAT and SITEEE for admission to BA, B.Sc., BBA, BCA, B.Tech and other integrated degree programs across Management, Law, Engineering, Mass Communication, Economics, Liberal Arts, Computer Studies & Culinary Arts realms. The yearly SET exam for 2021 is yet to be announced at the official website set-test.org by the institute. Admissions for the academic year commencing 2021 is to be done on the basis of the respective SET score. Read this article to know the complete details of SET 2021including the expected dates, eligibility conditions, syllabus and more.
Under the common name of the SET exam, Symbiosis International University (SIU) conducts various entrance tests for admission to courses in various disciplines. The University has campuses in Pune, Noida, Hyderabad and Nagpur offering distinct degree programs in the respective disciplines. Separate scheme, pattern and syllabus of the exam are followed for admission to B.A., B.Sc., B.Tech., BBA, BCA and other Integrated degree programs. Check out the expected dates and schedule of events related to SET 2021 below.
|Start or registrations||4th week of Jan 2021|
|Last date to register||3rd week of Apr 2021|
|Admit Card||4th week of Apr 2021|
|SET 2021 exam||May 2021|
|Result||To be announced|
SET 2021 Exam Dates
The Symbiosis University is deemed to release the exact schedule of events related to SET 2021 exam soon at the official website set-test.org. The exact date of the exam and other events is announced in due course of time well before the exam. However, as per the schedule of events in the last few years, the SET 2021 exam is expected to be conducted in May 2021.
Check out the exam dates of SET exam in the last few years.
|SET Exam||Exam Date|
|2020||18 to 28 Jul 2020|
|2019||4 May 2019 onward|
|2018||5 May 2018 onward|
SET 2021 Expected Exam Date: May 2021 onward
SET 2021 Institute Wise Admission
Candidates seeking admission to various undergraduate level programs offered by the University must take the corresponding entrance exam. Check out the list of exams below depending on the program that one wishes to choose for admission.
|SET A||SSCA, SSLA, SSE, SCMC & SICSR|
|SET B||SCMS Pune, Noida, Nagpur|
|SLAT||SLS Pune, Noida, Hyderabad & Nagpur|
Which SET 2021 Exam Should I Apply For?
The Symbiosis Institute (Deemed University) conducts the SET exam for admission to undergraduate programs in various streams. The University conducts the SET A, SET B, SITEEE and SLAT exam for admission to different types of programs offered by the University. Check out the details below to know which exam to take for admission to a preferred program of your choice.
B.Sc. (Economics Hons)
BA/B.Sc. Liberal Arts (Hons)
B.Sc. Culinary Arts
B.Sc. Hospitality Management
|SLAT||BA LLB (Hons)|
BBA LLB (Hons)
Exemptions from SET 2021
Certain institutes under Symbiosis University are exempted from the SET exam. Admissions to the following mentioned institutes and courses offered through them do not require SET 2021 as an admission criterion as per the official website of Symbiosis University. Check out the details below.
|Symbiosis Institute of Technology||B.Tech|
|Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences||B.Sc. Medical Technology|
B.Sc. Health Technology
|Symbiosis College of Nursing||B.Sc. Nursing|
|Symbiosis School of Photography||B.A. Visual Arts and Photography|
|Symbiosis Institute of Design||B.Des|
|Symbiosis School of Planning, Architecture and Design, Nagpur||B.Des|
Eligibility Criteria for SET 2021
Candidates seeking admission to various undergraduate programs offered under the banner of SIU in their various campuses have to fulfil certain minimum eligibility conditions. We have presented the minimum eligibility conditions for admission to courses offered by institutes under Symbiosis University as per last year exam. Check out the details below.
Eligibility Criteria for admission to SCMS, SICSR, SSE, SSLA, SSCA, SID, SSPAD
- Candidates must have passed Class 12th exam or 3 years Diploma after 10th from a recognized Board/Institute
- Candidates must have secured at least 50% aggregate marks
- SC/ST candidates must have secured at least 45% aggregate marks
Eligibility Criteria for admission to SLS
- Candidates must have passed Class 12th exam from a recognized Board/Institute
- They must have secured a minimum of 45% aggregate marks
- SC/ST candidates must have secured at least 40% aggregate marks
Eligibility Criteria for admission to SIT
- Candidates must have passed Class 12th with Physics & Mathematics as compulsory subjects
- One of the subjects among Chemistry/Biology/Biotechnology/Technical Vocational must have been an optional subject of the candidate
- Applicants must have secured a minimum of 45% marks (40% for SC/ST)
SET 2021 Application Form
Candidates seeking admission to the preferred program of their choice at one of the affiliated institutions of Symbiosis International University have to apply for taking the corresponding entrance exam. As per the previous iteration of the exam, the applications can be filled up at the official website set-test.org. Check out the steps to apply online and application fee in this section.
How to apply for SET 2021?
Candidates can apply for SET 2021 at the official website as per schedule. Here is a brief step by step guide as per last year trends that candidates can follow to register and apply for SET 2021.
Step 1: Go to the official website at set-test.org.
Step 2: Click on the link to “Register Online”.
Step 3: Enter the necessary details and select relevant program etc.
Step 4: Log in to fill up the application form with the registration credentials.
Step 5: Upload relevant documents to the application form.
Step 6: Make the payment of the application form to complete the application process.
Application Fee for SET 2021
As per last year trends, an application fee for a specified amount must be paid by all applicants in order to apply online successfully. The fee can be paid through various online and offline methods. Check out the details of the previous year’s application fee below.
|For each programme||Rs 1000|
Note: Candidates are free to apply for two different tests. However, registrations for one must be done for the morning session and the other one for the afternoon session.
Syllabus of SET 2021
The syllabus of the SET 2021 exam is indicated for each of the types of entrance test conducted by the Symbiosis University. The syllabus indicated here is as per the last year SET exam. Check out the indicative topics of the syllabus based on which, the question paper for each of the tests are set.
Syllabus of SET
- General English
- General Awareness
- Analytical & Logical Reasoning
Syllabus of SLAT
- Logical Reasoning
- Legal Reasoning
- Analytical Reasoning
- Reading Comprehension
- General Knowledge
Syllabus of SITEEE
Exam Pattern of SET 2021
As per the official website of Sharda University, the exam pattern differs between SLAT, SITEEE and SET General exams. The pattern may or may not change for SET 2021, we advise candidates to check the official website regularly Check out the details below.
Click here for more details of the SET 2021 exam pattern
Mock Tests For SET 2021
Mock tests provide an effective solution to prepare for an exam that candidates might never have taken before. It is a simulation of the actual question paper intended to help the candidate get more acquainted with the exam. There are multiple advantages of referring to SET 2021 mock tests as follows.
- Candidates can check the type and nature of questions asked in each subject area.
- Candidates can get acquainted with the distribution of marks and make their own strategy to attempt each
- One can also develop their strategy by prioritising sections of the question paper to solve first.
Suggested Books for SET 2021
More often than not, candidates preparing for entrance exams refer to important textbooks to clear out concepts and understand the fundamentals. In addition, apart from textbooks other types of learning materials such as guidebooks, mock tests and solved papers can be purchased online/offline. Here we have provided a list of the suggested books for SET 2021 preparations.
|Book Title||Purchase link|
|Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive exams||Click here|
|A Modern Approach to Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning||Click here|
|BBA/BBS/BBM Exam Guide Paperback – 2019||Click here|
|Fast Track Objective Arithmetic||Click here|
|Study package for LLB and CLAT||Click here|
SET 2021 Admit Card
SET Admit card is released by the Symbiosis University at the official website set-test.org. Candidates who apply for the exam and are deemed eligible after completing the slot booking process are issued the admit card to appear in the exam. It is mandatory to carry the admit card to the exam hall failing which, candidates are not allowed to sit in the SIT 2021 Exam.
Once the admit card is released, candidates must log in to the website to download it. Simply go to the website set-test.org and login by entering the registered email ID and password to get the admit card. Download it and generate a print out of the same.
What to do once the SET 2021 Admit card is downloaded?
Candidates are required to download the admit card from the official website as soon as it is released. Thereafter, one must affix a latest passport sized photograph to the admit card. The photo must not be less than 3 months old. In addition, it is recommended that candidates verify the correctness of the information provided on the admit card once it is downloaded.
Instructions for SET 2021 Admit Card
- Once the admit card is downloaded, generate a print out on A4 sized paper.
- Do not forget to carry the admit card to the exam centre on the day of the exam.
- Ensure that you carry a valid photo id along with the admit card to the exam centre.
- Read the instructions provided on the admit card carefully and abide by them strictly.
- Do not carry any banned items such as mobile phones and other electronic communication devices to the exam hall.
- Candidates must ensure that they report to the exam hall as per the timings mentioned on the SET 2021 Admit Card.
- No candidate is allowed to leave the exam hall before the exam is finished.
SET 2021 Exam Centres
The SET exam is conducted at the national level in cities across India. Candidates are advised to appear for the test in the allotted centre only.
Check out the list of SET 2021 Exam Cities below.
|Agra||Gangtok / Bardang||Nagpur|
|Ajmer||Hooghly||Noida – G Noida – |
Gaziabad – Delhi NCR
|Bhubaneswar||Kochi / Ernakulam||Shimla|
About Symbiosis Institute (Deemed University) (Expand)
Symbiosis International is a Deemed to be University that offers higher education programs in various disciplines and levels. It operates through 15 constituent Institutes/Departments. These institutes are located in the cities of Pune, Noida, Hyderabad & Nagpur. At present, 21 different Undergraduate level programmes are offered by the institute. The SET 2021 exam is for admission to various undergraduate courses of the Institute for the academic session of 2021.
Since its conception in the year 1971, the institute has come a long way to become one of the top-ranked Indian Universities. As a matter of fact, as per the official website i.e. siu.edu.in, the Institute is ranked at number 43 according to NIRF rankings for the year 2020. At present, the institute has been operational for a period of around 50 years since its establishment hosting more than 40000 Indian and International students in its various campuses.
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