Symbiosis Entrance Test SET

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2018 will be held on May 05, 2018 for admission in various UG Courses. SET 2018 has 4 different papers, namely, SET General, SEED (SET-Design), SLAT (SET-Law) and SITEEE (SET-Engineering).The application form for SET 2018 has been released online. For B.Tech admission, SIT Engineering Entrance Exam (SITEEE) exam is conducted, whereas, SET General is commonly conducted for admission to other undergraduate courses. The registration for the entrance exam is common for all program-specific entrances. The aspirants need to register for the entrance exam by online mode only. Also, the candidates need to register for the institutes offering the choice of programmes by paying separate programmes registration fees. The candidates will be shortlisted for admission on the basis of the merit in the entrance examination. Check more details regarding the SET 2018 in the article below.

Latest: The registration process for SET 2018 has started. Click on the “Application Form” link below to apply online.

SET 2018

There have been few changes in SET 2018. For example, from this year onwards, SET – Law test will be known as Symbiosis Law Admission Test (SLAT), SET -Design test will be referred to as Symbiosis Entrance Exam for Design (SEED), SET- Engineering wil be known as SIT Engineering Entrance Exam (SITEEE). SET – General will continue as SET. Candidates can check the complete schedule for SET 2018 in the table below:

SET 2018 Dates
Registration for SET 2018 commences from 29 Jan 2018
Last date to submit the application form 14 Apr 2018
Payment for the exam can be done until 14 Apr 2018
Availability of SET 2018 Admit Card 21 Apr 2018 to 05 May 2018
SET 2018 exam date 05 May 2018
Entrance Test Time
  • Law (SLAT) / Design (SEED): 9.30 am to 12.00 noon
  • Engineering (SITEEE) / General (SET): 2.30 pm to 5.00 pm
SET 2018 Result will be declared on 14 May 2018

There are some Institutes/ Programmes for which SET is not mandatory. Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT) also admit students on the basis of their JEE Score, B.Sc. (Medical Technology) B.Sc (Radio Technology) in Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS), B.Sc. (Nursing) in Symbiosis College of Nursing (SCON), B.A. (Visual Arts and Photography) in Symbiosis School of Photocopy (SSP).

SET 2018 Application Form

The application form for SET 2018 is available online at set-test.org. The applicants can register for one paper in the morning and/or one paper in the afternoon session. At the time of registration, the applicants need to provide their basic personal information, educational qualification, communication and other details. The applicants need to upload a scanned image of their Photograph as per the specifications. After filling in details and uploading images, the candidate can proceed to pay the application fee. The application fee for SET 2018 can be paid by either online mode or by Demand Draft.

Application Fee

The applicants have to pay an amount of Rs. 1750 for one test and Rs. 3500/- for TWO Tests (one from the morning session and one for afternoon session).

Mode of Payment

The candidates can pay the application fee by following means:

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

Courses Offered

 The number of UG courses which are offered at Symbiosis International are as follows:
S.No Institutions Course offered
Institutions for which SET will be Mandatory
1 Symbiosis Law School (SLS), Pune Bachelor of Arts & Bachelor of Laws (B.A. LL.B.) Bachelor of Business Administration and Bachelor of Laws (B.B.A. LL.B.)
2 Symbiosis Law School (SLS), Hyderabad
3 Symbiosis Law School (SLS), Noida
4 Symbiosis Institute of Design (SID), Pune Bachelor of Design (B. Des)
5 Symbiosis Institute of Computers Studies and Research (SICSR), Pune Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA) Bachelor of Business Administration Information Technology (BBA -IT)
6 Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies (SCMS), Pune Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
7 Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies (SCMS), Noida
8 Symbiosis Center for Media & Communication (SCMC), Pune Bachelor of Media Studies (BMS)
9 Symbiosis School of Economics (SSE), Pune Bachelor of Science (Economics)
10 Symbiosis School of Liberal Arts (SSLA), Pune Bachelor of Arts (B.A)
Bachelor of Science (B. Sc)
Institutions for which SET will be not mandatory
1 Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT), Pune Bachelor of Technology (B. Tech)
2 Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS), Pune Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)
3 Symbiosis College of Nursing (SCON), Pune Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)
4 Symbiosis School of Photography (SSP), Pune Bachelor of Arts (BA)
5 Symbiosis School for Liberal Arts (SSLA), Pune Bachelor of Arts (B.A)Bachelor of Science (B. Sc)

Eligibility Criteria for SET 2018

The aspirants who wish to apply for SET 2018 must ensure that they fulfill the eligibility criteria as laid down by Symbiosis International. The eligibility criteria to apply forSET 2018 is as follows:

Institute Name Name of the Programme Eligibility
SLS-Pune B.A LLB Hons. Should have passed Class 12th or equivalent examination from any recognized board with minimum 45% marks (40% marks for SC/ST)
BBA LLB Hons.
SLS-NOIDA Symbiosis Law School – Noida [SLS-B.A LLB]
Symbiosis Law School – Noida [SLS-B.B.A LLB]
SLS-Hyderabad Symbiosis Law School – Hyderabad [SLS-B.A LLB]
Symbiosis Law School – Hyderabad [SLS-B.B.A LLB]
SCMS- Pune Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies [SCMS] Should have passed Class 12th or equivalent examination from any recognized board with minimum 50% marks (45% marks for SC/ST)
SCMS-NOIDA Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies[SCMS]- Noida
SICSR Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research [SICSR-BBA] Should have passed Class 12th or equivalent examination from any recognized board OR possess a Diploma (10+3) with minimum 50% marks (45% marks for SC/ST)
Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research [SICSR-BCA]
SID Symbiosis Institute of Design [SID]
SIT Symbiosis Institute of Technology [SIT] Should have passed Class 12th or equivalent examination with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Biology/ Technical Vocational subject and also should have obtained at least 45% marks (40% in case of SC/ST) in the above subjects taken together.
SCMC Symbiosis Centre for Media and Communication [SCMC] Should have passed Class 12th or equivalent examination from any recognized board OR possess a Diploma (10+3) with minimum 50% marks (45% marks for SC/ST)
SSE Symbiosis School of Economics [SSE]
SLA Symbiosis School for Liberal Arts [SSLA]
SSCA Symbiosis School of Culinary Arts [SSCA]

SET 2018 Admit Card

The admit card for SET 2018 will be available for download from the SET website. It is important to bring admit card on the day of the examination. The candidate should take a color print out of the admit card. If a candidate has selected both the sessions (morning and afternoon) they should carry two different Admit Cards, i.e, one for the morning session and second for the afternoon session. Along with the admit card, the candidate need to bring along a photo id proof.

Test Cities for SET 2018

SET / SLAT / SEED / SITEEE 2018 will be conducted in an online mode across 85 cities all over India. A candidate may choose three preferences. The test centers are given below:

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2018: Application Form, Eligibility, Exam Date, Admit Card

Exam Pattern for Symbiosis Entrance Test 2018

  • Mode of Exam: Online mode
  • Type: Objective type test
  • Duration of the test: 2 ½ hours
  • Negative Marking: There is no negative marking.
  • Session: The exam will be organized into two sessions, which is morning and afternoon.
S.No Section Number of Questions Total Marks
LAW (SLAT) 2018
1 Logical Reasoning 30 30
2 Legal Reasoning 30 30
3 Analytical Reasoning 30 30
4 Reading Comprehension 30 30
5 General Knowledge 30 30
TOTAL 150 150
DESIGN (SEED) 2018
1 Design Aptitude 150 150
TOTAL 150 150
General (SET) 2018
1 General English 40 40
2 Quantitative 40 40
3 General Awareness 40 40
4 Analytical & Logical Reasoning 30 30
TOTAL 150 150
ENGINEERING (SITEEE) 2018
1 Physics 25 50
2 Chemistry 25 50
3 Mathematics 50 100
TOTAL 100 200

SET Result 2018

The result for Symbiosis Entrance Test will be declared on May 14, 2018. The candidates will be shortlisted for admission on the basis of merit in the entrance examination. The selected candidates will be shortlisted for PI-WAT/ST-PI. The schedule for PI-WAT/ST-PI will be available on the respective institute’s website.

Reservation Policy

The reservation of seats for different categories is as follows:

Categories Reservation
SC 15%
ST 7.5%
Differently Abled 03%
Kashmiri Migrants 02 seats per programme
International Candidates 15%
Defence Quota 5 % for SLS-PUNE, SICSR and SCMS- Pune

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2018: Application Form, Eligibility, Exam Date, Admit Card

Symbiosis 2018 Counselling

Each Symbiosis institutes conduct their own independent selection process for the short-listed candidates. The schedule for counseling will be published on the official site of the Institute for which the candidate has paid the application fee. After SET 2018, the candidate will have to qualify the Personal Interaction and Writing Ability Test (PI-WAT). On the basis of the performance in entrance test and PI- WAT, the candidate will get admission in their filled choice.

Symbiosis 2018 Admission

Only those candidates who will attend the entrance test and PI-WAT will be considered as eligible for generation merit/wait/reject list. If a candidate has applied to seek admission in Engineering and Health Sciences on the basis of test (such as JEE Main 2018), other than SET 2018, then there is no need to register for SET, rather he/she can apply directly to the concerned Institution

Symbiosis Admission Quick Links

  • Symbiosis Law School (SLS) Pune
  • Symbiosis Law School (SLS) Noida
  • Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research (SICSR)
  • Symbiosis Centre for Media & Communication (SCMC UG)
  • Symbiosis Center for Management Studies (SCMS) Noida
  • Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies (SCMS UG) Pune
  • Symbiosis School of Liberal Arts (SSLA)
  • Symbiosis School of Economics (SSE)
  • Symbiosis Institute of Design (SID)
  • Symbiosis Law School [SLS] – Hyderabad
  • Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS)
  • Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT)
  • Symbiosis College of Nursing (SCON)
  • Symbiosis School of Photography (SSP).
  • Symbiosis School for Liberal Arts (SSLA):- [For International Baccalaureate (IB) students are exempt from SET].

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