Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2017 is looked forward to be conducted by Symbiosis International University. Students can appear for SET 2017 to get admission in constituent institutes of Symbiosis that offer admission on basis of SET Test. Interested and eligible candidates can apply for SET 2017 and consequently download hall tickets. Simultaneously one has to apply in institutes where they are interested for UG admission. After exam, SET Exam Result 2017 will be announced. On basis of that institutes will release shortlist of candidates and conduct further processes for admission 2017-2018.

The Result of Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2017 has been declared. Check the “Result” link below.


Get here complete details of Symbiosis Entrance Test 2017 such as dates, eligibility, application form, admit card, result.

Date of Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2017 exam is 06 May 2017.

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2017

Programs offered: B.A.LL.B (Hons.), B.B.A.LLB (Hons.), B.A.LL.B, B.B.A.LLB, B.A.LL.B, B.B.A.LLB, B. Des., BCA, BBA (IT), BBA, B.A. (M.C), B.Sc.(Economics), Bachelor of Arts (B.A) –Liberal Arts, Bachelor of Science (B. Sc)- Liberal Arts, B.Sc. (Culinary Arts), B. Tech, B.Sc.

Institutes of Symbiosis where admission is on basis of Symbiosis Entrance Test

  • SLS: Symbiosis Law School – Pune
  • SLS: Symbiosis Law School- Noida
  • SICSR: Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies & Research
  • SCMS – P: Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies- Pune
  • SCMC: Symbiosis Center for Media & Communication
  • SSE: Symbiosis School of Economics
  • SCMS – N: Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies-Noida
  • SID: Symbiosis Institute of Design
  • SSLA: Symbiosis School of Liberal Arts
  • SLS: Symbiosis Law School [SLS] – Hyderabad
  • SSCA: Symbiosis School of Culinary Arts

Important Dates

Event Dates
Registration Starts 26 Dec 2016
Registration Closes 13 Apr 2017
Payment Closes 17 Apr 2017
Admit Card available 22 Apr 2017
SET Examination Date 06 May 2017
SET Result 19 May 2017

SET Eligibility Criteria

Symbiosis Centre for International Education takes care of International Students aspiring for admission to the Constituent Institutes of Symbiosis International University. Categories listed under International Students Admissions:

Person of Indian Origin (PIO)

  • A student is eligible to apply as a Person of Indian Origin (PIO), if he/she has a PIO card, and is a citizen of a country other than India.

Foreign National (FN)

  • A student is eligible to apply as a Foreign National (FN), if he/she holds a foreign passport.

Non Resident Indian (NRI)

  • A student is eligible to apply to apply as a Non Resident Indian (NRI), if he/she has appeared either for the 10 or 10+2 (equivalent to the Indian 10th & 12th) examination outside India.

Note: It is mandatory for the student who fails in the NRI Category and has appeared for 12th in India to appear for the SET Test.


As per the UGC guideline 2006, the reservation policy for all the institutes under the University is as follows:

Within the sactioned intake

  • SC-15%
  • ST-7.5%
  • Differently Abled-3%

Over and above the intake

  • Kashmir Migrants-2 seats per programme
  • International Students – 15%

Defence Quota – 5 % for SLS-PUNE and SICSR.

Note: Candidate applying for the above mentioned categories will be required to submit the supporting documents at the time of PI-WAT.

SET Exam Pattern

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

The test will be conducted in two sessions, morning and afternoon.

Paper Institutes
Law Symbiosis Law School. [SLS] – Pune
Symbiosis Law School. [SLS] -Noida
Symbiosis Law School. [SLS]- Hyderabad
Design Symbiosis Institute of Design [SID]
General Symbiosis Institute of Computers Studies and Research [SICSR]
Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies [SCMS] – Pune
Symbiosis Centre for Media & Communication [SCMC]
Symbiosis School of Economics [SSE]
Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies [SCMS]-Noida
Symbiosis School of Liberal Arts [SSLA]
Symbiosis School of Culinaary Arts [SSCA]
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.

  • Duration: The duration for SET is 150 minutes.
  • The SET is an objective test.
  • Papers: The SET is conducted in two sessions for a total of FIVE question papers. A candidate may choose to apply for one paper in each session.
  • Institutes: The constituent institutes use scores of the following details for admission.

The SET is an aptitude test and is objective in nature (for all the papers). Each question presents four options as answers. There is no negative marking for wrong answers. All sections are mandatory.

SET Test Centres

SET test will be conducted in 21 cities this year. A candidate can choose any one city.  The centre and its address will be informed to the candidate on the admit card.

  • Ahmedabad
  • Bengaluru
  • Bhubaneshwar
  • Chandigarh
  • Chennai
  • Delhi
  • Gangtok
  • Hyderabad
  • Indore
  • Jaipur
  • Kochi
  • Kolhapur
  • Kolkata
  • Kota
  • Lucknow
  • Mumbai
  • Nagpur
  • Nashik
  • Noida
  • Pune
  • Shillong

SET 2017 Selection Procedure

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 at
  • You may register for one paper in the morning (for example, Law or Design), and one paper in the afternoon session (for example, Engineering,General or Health Sciences).
  • You need to upload your latest scanned photograph at the time of registration
  • Follow the instructions for payment of test fee on the SET Website.
  • Print SET 2017 admit card directly from the SET website from scheduled date.
  • Bring the admit card and a photo identity to the test centre. It will be authenticated during the Test.
  • If the admit card is lost, no duplicate admit card will be issued.
  • Appear for the test.

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

  • Candidates can pay to an institute through the SET Website (
  • To apply for admission to an institute, a candidate must select for the relevant SET paper.
  • Candidates applying to Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT), Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS), Symbiosis College Of Nursing (SCON) with other than SET-2017.Score should refer to the respective institute Website and apply.

Stage 3: Attend further selection ELIGIBILITY 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:-

  • 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

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 Photography (SSP).
  • Symbiosis School for Liberal Arts (SSLA) :- [For International Baccalaureate (IB) students are exempt from SET].

Note: Candidates who are applying to Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT) and Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS), Symbiosis School of Nursing (SCON), Symbiosis School for Liberal Arts (SSLA) [for IB students only] and Symbiosis School of Photography (SSP) should visit their websites for further details.

Candidate should note that SET is only the first step. Each Symbiosis institute has its independent selection process.

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Discussion - If you have any query / feedback comment here.



  1. I filled the first part of my form and chose ba llb as well as bba llb bur when it came to payment section I came to know that each programme carries 1000 rs. So I paid for only bba llb as well as registration charges but didn’t pay for the bba llb couse will my form get rejected?

  2. can i change my center for the test ?? my current center is delhi . i want to make it noida . is it possible ??

    • No….Isha you can’t change your test center …..Because ‘Noida’ is not specifically center given by them.Delhi is mentioned in the list that cities to which exam is going to be conducted.So,go with it.
      All the Best for your Exams …….!!!

  3. I have applied for Pune but I want to join Hyderabad symbiosis after writing my set exam can i change clg from pune to Hyderabad ?
    Or for joing Hyderabad symbiosis i need to applie form again ? N only 1 exam for any branch of symbiosis whether it’s Pune or Hyderabad ?

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