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Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2024: The ultimate guide to the SET Application Form 2024 | Registration | Exam Dates | Eligibility | Pattern | Syllabus

Updated on - December 20, 2023 (Wednesday)
Symbiosis entrance test [SET] 2024
    

Introduction ( Symbiosis Entrance Exam, SET 2024)

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET 2024) is the university-level entrance exam for undergraduates conducted by Symbiosis International (Deemed University). The last date to register for SET 2024 exam is on April 12, 2024 (Friday).

Symbiosis International (Deemed University) is conducting 3 entrance exams for undergraduates under SET 2024 for its various courses. These include:

Symbiosis Entrance Exam Courses
SLAT LAW
SET Management / Mass Communication / Economics / Computer Studies / Information Technology / Applied Statistics and Data Science / Media Management / Dual Degree / Media Management / Dual Degree
SITEEE Engineering
  1. Symbiosis Law Admission Test (SLAT) 2024 - for Law degrees
  2. Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2024 General - for Management / Mass Communication / Economics / Computer Studies / Information Technology / Applied Statistics and Data Science / Media Management / Dual Degree
  3. SIT Engineering Entrance Exam (SITEEE) 2024 - for Engineering degrees

Symbiosis Entrance Exam (SET 2024) Dates

SET 2024 Important Dates

The official schedule for all the events of SET 2024 is as follows:

Particular Date

Registration / Payment closes on

April 12, 2024 (Friday)

Admit Card Live on (www.set-test.org)

April 25, 2024 (Thursday) for SET Test 01

April 30, 2024 (Tuesday) for SET Test 02

SET Test 2024 (CBT Mode)

  • SLAT
  • SET
  • SITEEE

May 05, 2024 (Sunday) and May 11, 2024 (Saturday)

  • 09.00 am to 10.00 am
  • 11.30 am to 12.30 pm
  • 02.00 pm to 03.00 pm

Announcement of Result

May 22, 2024 (Wednesday)

Fees & Registration Fee

SET Exam Registration Fees

INR 2250

Program Registration Fees

INR 1000

Symbiosis SET 2024 Exam Syllabus

Symbiosis SET 2024 Exam Pattern

• Syllabus of SLAT 2024

Date : May 05, 2024 (Sunday) and May 11, 2024 (Saturday)

Timing: 09.00 AM to 10.00 AM

Session

Entrance Test

Pattern

No of Questions

Marks

May 05, 2024 (Sunday) and May 11, 2024 (Saturday)

09.00 AM to 10.00 AM

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET)

General English

16

16

Quantitative

16

16

General Awareness

16

16

Analytical & Logical Reasoning

12

12

Total

60

60

• Syllabus of SET 2024

Date : May 05, 2024 (Sunday) and May 11, 2024 (Saturday)

Timing: 11.30 AM to 12.30 PM.

Session

Entrance Test

Pattern

No of Questions

Marks

May 05, 2024 (Sunday) and May 11, 2024 (Saturday)

11.30 AM to 12.30 PM.

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET)

General English

16

16

Quantitative

16

16

General Awareness

16

16

Analytical & Logical Reasoning

12

12

Total

60

60

• Syllabus of SITEEE 2024

Date : May 05, 2024 (Sunday) and May 11, 2024 (Saturday)

Timing: 02.00 PM to 03.00 PM

Session

Entrance Test

Pattern

No of Questions

Marks

May 05, 2024 (Sunday) and May 11, 2024 (Saturday)

02.00 PM to 03.00 PM

SIT Engineering Entrance Exam (SITEEE)

Physics

15

30

Chemistry

15

30

Mathematics

30

60

Total

60

120

SET 2024 Exam - Eligibility Criteria

Symbiosis SET 2024 Eligibility Criteria

To appear in SET 2024, the students must fulfil the following eligibility criteria:

Symbiosis Law Admission Test - SLAT 2024

SR. No.

SYMBIOSIS LAW COLLEGES

COURSE

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

1

Symbiosis Law School (SLS) Pune

B.A. LLB Hons.

Passed Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination from any recognized Board with a minimum of 45% marks or equivalent grade (40% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribes).

B.B.A LLB Hons.

2

Symbiosis Law School (SLS) Noida


B.A. LLB

Passed Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination from any recognised Board with a minimum of 45% marks or equivalent grade (40% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribes).

B.B.A LLB

3

Symbiosis Law School (SLS) Hyderabad



B.A. LLB

Passed Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination from any recognised Board with a minimum of 45% marks or equivalent grade (40% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribes).

B.B.A LLB

4

Symbiosis Law School (SLS) Nagpur



B.A LLB

Passed Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination from any recognized Board with a minimum of 45% marks or equivalent grade (40% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribes).

B.B.A LLB

Symbiosis Entrance Test: SET - General 2024

SR. No.

SYMBIOSIS LAW COLLEGES

COURSE

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

1

Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies
(SCMS) Pune

B.B.A. - Honours / Honours with Research

Passed Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination from any recognised Board with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% Marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribes)

2

Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies
(SCMS) NOIDA 

B.B.A. - Honours / Honours with Research

Passed Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination from any recognised Board with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% Marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribes)

3

Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies
(SCMS) Nagpur

B.B.A. - Honours / Honours with Research

Standard XII (10+2) pass or equivalent examination from any recognized board with minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes).

4

Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research
(SICSR) Pune

B.B.A (Information Technology) - Honours / Honours with Research

Passed Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination from any recognised Board with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribes)

B.C.A - Honours / Honours with Research

5

Symbiosis Centre for Media and Communication
(SCMC) Pune

B.B.A. (Media Management) - Honours / Honours with Research

Applicants who have completed their 10+2 (or 10+3 Diploma approved by State Board of Technical Education) in any discipline, from any recognised Board / Council / University, with a minimum of 50% (45% for SC/ST) aggregate marks, or equivalent grades, are eligible to seek admission.

Applicants expecting their 12th results may also apply. It is incumbent upon them to furnish proof of securing a minimum of 50% (45% for SC/ST) aggregate marks, or equivalent grades, at the time of the second round of admission.

B.A. (Mass Communication) - Honours / Honours with Research

Passed Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination from any recognized Board with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribes)

6

Symbiosis School of Economics
(SSE) Pune

B.Sc. (Economics) -Honours / Honours with Research

Passed Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination from any recognised Board with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% Marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribes).

7

Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies
(SCMS) Bengaluru

B.B.A. - Honours / Honours with Research

Standard XII (10+2) pass or equivalent examination from any recognized board with minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes)

B.B.A. (Dual Degree, Honours/ Honours with Research)

8

Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies
(SCMS) Hyderabad

B.B.A. - Honours / Honours with Research

Standard XII (10+2) pass or equivalent examination from any recognized board with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes).

9

Symbiosis Statistical Institute
(SSI) Pune

B.Sc. (Applied Statistics and Data Science) - Honours / Honours with Research

Std. XII (10 + 2) pass or equivalent examination from any recognised Board with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% Marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribes), with Mathematics as one of the subjects.

SIT Engineering Entrance Exam - SITEEE 2024

SR. No.

SYMBIOSIS ENGINEERING COLLEGE

COURSE

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

1

Symbiosis Institute of Technology
(SIT) Pune

Bachelor of Technology (Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning)

Bachelor of Technology (Civil Engineering)

Bachelor of Technology (Computer Science and Engineering)

Bachelor of Technology (Electronics and Telecommunication)

Bachelor of Technology (Mechanical Engineering)

Bachelor of Technology (Robotics and Automation]

Passed Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Biology/ Technical Vocational subject/ Computer Science/ Informatics Practices/ Agriculture/ Engineering Graphics/ Business Studies from any recognised Board with a minimum of 45% marks or equivalent grade (40% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribes).

2

Symbiosis Institute of Technology
(SIT) Nagpur

Bachelor of Technology (Computer Science and Engineering)

Passed Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Biology/ Technical Vocational subject/ Computer Science/ Informatics Practices/ Agriculture/ Engineering Graphics/ Business Studies from any recognized Board with a minimum of 45% marks or equivalent grade (40% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribes)

SET 2024 Reservation Criteria

Under the UGC 2006 guidelines, the following are the reservation criteria for students in Symbiosis International (Deemed University):

Scheduled Caste (SC)

15%

Scheduled Tribes (ST)

7.5%

Differently Abled #

3%

Children/wards of Defence Personnel

5 % for SLS-Pune , SICSR.

Kashmiri migrants and Kashmiri Pandits/ Kashmiri Hindu families living in Kashmir (Non- Migrants)

2 seats per programme

International Candidates

a maximum of 20 (twenty) %.

Note : Candidates applying under these categories would be required to submit the supporting documents during the PI/WAT/ST-PI.

Shortlisting and Selection Process

SHORTLISTING FOR PERSONAL INTERACTION / WRITTEN ABILITY TEST (PI/WAT) OR STUDIO TEST AND PERSONAL INTERACTION (ST-PI):

Candidates will be shortlisted for PI/WAT/ST-PI based on their respective Entrance Test marks. Please check the respective institute website for information and dates of PI/WAT/ST-PI.

Disclaimer: It is mandatory to attend all components / tests of PI/WAT/ST-PI to be eligible for admission to any UG programmes. Only candidates who attend all components / tests of selection process (PI/WAT/ST-PI) shall be considered as eligible for generation of merit / wait / reject list. Candidates who remain absent for any one of the component / tests will be considered as ineligible for selection process of UG degree programmes of Symbiosis International (Deemed University).

MERIT LIST DECLARATION AND ADMISSION

Merit list will be based on the following parameters**

Sr. No

Institute

Entrance Test Applicable

Entrance Test (60 marks)

Scaled up to 70 marks

PI

Total

1

SLS, Pune

SLAT

70

30

100

B.A LLB (Hons.)

B.B.A LLB (Hons.)

2

SLS, Hyderabad

SLAT

70

30

100

B.A LLB

B.B.A LLB

3

SLS, NOIDA

SLAT

70

30

100

B.A LLB

B.B.A LLB

4

SLS, Nagpur

SLAT

70

30

100

B.A LLB

B.B.A LLB

5

SCMS, Pune

SET

70

30

100

B.B.A. - Honours / Honours with Research

6

SCMS-NOIDA

SET

70

30

100

B.B.A. - Honours / Honours with Research

7

SCMS, Nagpur

SET

70

30

100

B.B.A. - Honours / Honours with Research

8

SSE

SET

70

30

100

B.Sc. (Economics) -Honours / Honours with Research

9

SICSR 

SET

70

30

100

B.B.A (Information Technology) - Honours / Honours with Research

B.C.A - Honours / Honours with Research

10

SCMS, Bengaluru

SET

70

30

100

B.B.A. - Honours / Honours with Research

B.B.A. (Dual Degree, Honours/ Honours with Research)

11

SCMS, Hyderabad

SET

70

30

100

B.B.A. - Honours / Honours with Research

12

SSI, Pune 

SET

70

30

100

B.Sc. (Applied Statistics and Data Science) - Honours / Honours with Research

Sr. No.

Institute

Entrance Test Applicable

Entrance Test Score (60 marks)

ST-PI/WAT(50 marks)

Total

Scaled Down To 50 marks

PI

WAT

Portfolio/ Studio Test

13

SCMC

SET

50

30

10

10

100

B.B.A. (Media Management) - Honours / Honours with Research

B.A. (Mass Communication) - Honours / Honours with Research

**Subject to change

Category-wise cut off for Merit List and Wait List will be displayed on the website of the respective institutes. Wait list movement will depend upon the vacant seats available.

Please note that all admissions are provisional and will be confirmed on payment of fees on or before the due date and subject to fulfilment of eligibility conditions of the respective programme(s) and in accordance with the rules of the Symbiosis International (Deemed University).

How to Register for SET 2024 entrance exam?

Step by step guide for SET 2024 registrations:

Step 1 - Visit the official registration page.

Registration-Steps

STEP 2: Click on ‘Register’

Registration-Steps

STEP 3: Once the page appears, fill in the details and click on ‘Save & Continue’

Registration-Steps

STEP 4: Your registration process is marked complete once you make the final payment.

(Multiple Payment modes are available for online payment)

Please note that the registrations can be done before 12th April (Friday) 2024.

Important Notes:

  1. Register online on the website set-test.org (up to April 12, 2024).
    Note: Any Changes in the online application form (except test city preferences and admission category) will be entertained only up to the closing date of Registration i.e. April 12, 2024. No changes shall be permitted after the closing date under any circumstances. No requests for a change of test city or category will be entertained once candidates have completed their Online SET/SLAT/SITEEE 2024 payment.
  2. You may register for up to three tests from SET/SLAT/SITEEE.
    Note: For Engineering, if a candidate applies to seek admission based on test other than SITEEE, he/she need not register for SITEEE; rather he/she may apply directly to the concerned institute through the institute website (https://www.sitpune.edu.in/ and https://sitnagpur.edu.in/ ).
  3. Upload your latest scanned colour passport size photo at the time of Online Registration. (Your photograph should not be more than 3 months old).
  4. Ensure that the information you have filled is accurate. Candidates are fully and solely responsible to provide correct information during the application process. If it is found that any information provided by the candidate at the time of filling / submitting the application form is not true, Symbiosis International (Deemed University) has the right to cancel the application or admission, at any stage, in accordance with its rules and regulations. Any direct or indirect attempt to influence the management and employees of the Institute will lead to automatic disqualification of the candidate
  5. All communication with candidates will be done through the official email address (info@set-test.org) only. Please ensure that this email address is whitelisted in your registered email.

Modes of Payment:

Online: Billdesk and EASEBUZZ payment gateways.

Additional Instructions when filling out the SET 2024 application form

Offline: Choose the mode of Payment as 'DD Payment' in the "Make Payment" Tab. Take a print of the payment advice form, fill in the DD Details, sign and send it along with the DD to the Symbiosis Test Secretariat only at:

SYMBIOSIS TEST SECRETARIAT

SYMBIOSIS INTERNATIONAL (DEEMED UNIVERSITY)

Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi, Dist.: Pune – 412115

Phone: 020-61936226/27.

Additional Instructions when filling the SET 2024 application form

  1. Any changes in the online application form (except test city preferences and admission category will be entertained only up to the closing date of registration i.e. April 12, 2024 (Friday)
  2. No changes shall be permitted after the closing date under any circumstances. No requests for a change of test city or category will be entertained once candidates have completed their online SET/SLAT/SITEEE 2024 payment.
  3. SET/SLAT/SITEEE 2024 will be conducted in an online mode across 76 cities all over India. A candidate may choose three preferences for test cities.
  4. Your photograph should not be more than 100 kb. Failing to scan and upload the photo as per the defined guidelines, will result in the cancellation of candidature.

Symbiosis SET 2024 Admit Card

Symbiosis SET 2024 Admit Card

SET/SLAT/SITEEE 2024 Admit Card should be printed (color printouts only. B&W printouts will not be accepted) from the SET website [set-test.org] which will be available from April 25, 2024 (Thursday) for SET Test 01 to April 30, 2024 (Saturday) for SET Test 02

For more instructions regarding the SET 2024 Admit Cards, please visit this link.

How to prepare for the SET Exam 2024?

SET 2024 Preparation tips

Getting admission to Symbiosis International (Deemed University) is a dream for many students. But for that, you will be required to crack the SET and for that, a good deal of preparation is a must.


1. Understanding Your Syllabus

The first and foremost step to prepare for the examination is to familiarize yourself with its syllabus. SET consists of 3 different papers, pertaining to different fields.

The syllabus for each of these papers is different from the others. However, your approach towards it should be the same. Start by identifying your strong and weak points. Once you are done, prepare a schedule to work on acing your strong areas and strengthen your weak areas to save your score during the exam.

2. Managing Your Time

Prepare a schedule to stay on track with your studies and to ensure that you do not miss out on any important topics for the exam. Pick chapters according to importance and weightage in the exam.

3. Collect Proper Study Material

Studying from different books will help you understand different aspects of the same topic and you will understand the topic more clearly.

Symbiosis SET 2024 Result Date

  • SET/SLAT/SITEEE results will be declared on May 22, 2024 (Wednesday), on the website.
  • After the declaration of the SET 2024 results, the institute (offering the programme(s) for which you have paid) will conduct further selection processes for short-listed candidates. The schedule for the same will be published on the website of the respective institute(s).
  • SET/SLAT/SITEEE 2024 score will be valid only for admission to select programmes of Symbiosis International (Deemed University) for the academic year of 2024-25. Admissions to the selected programmes at Symbiosis International (Deemed University) are strictly based on merit, and assessment of individual performance in the respective Entrance Test for Undergraduate Studies prescribed by the University.

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2024 FAQs

Symbiosis Entance Test SET 2024 FAQs
What is the admission process of Symbiosis?

Recognized by UGC and AICTE, Symbiosis International (Deemed University) admission and selection process involves a separate selection mechanism. Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) is conducted to offer admission into various UG and Integrated courses.

  1. Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2024 General - For Management / Mass Communication / Economics / Computer Studies / Information Technology / Applied Statistics and Data Science / Media Management / Dual Degree
  2. Symbiosis Law Admission Test (SLAT) 2024: For Law
  3. SIT Engineering Entrance Exam (SITEEE) 2024: For Engineering
What is SET in Symbiosis?

SET (General) is the entrance exam in which a candidate must appear to get admission in the following courses: Management, Mass Communication, Media Management, Economics, Computer Studies, Information Technology, Applied Statistics & Data Science and Dual Degree in order to study at Symbiosis.

Is there a BBA course in Symbiosis?

SET (General) is the entrance exam in which a candidate must appear to get admission in the BBA programme along with the following courses: Management, Mass Communication, Media Management, Economics, Computer Studies, Information Technology, Applied Statistics & Data Science and Dual Degree in order to study at Symbiosis.

How many times in a year SET exam is conducted?

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) is conducted once a year. This year the exam will be held on May 05, 2024 (Sunday) and May 11, 2024 (Saturday).

How difficult is the SET exam?

The difficulty level of this exam is moderate.

Is the SET exam easier than NET?

No, the SET exam is not as difficult as NET. If you prepare well with mock tests, appropriate study material, and previous years’ papers, you have a decent chance to crack it.

Is a calculator allowed in SET?

Mobile phones or any other electronic gadgets such as watches, calculators, smart devices of any kind, etc. and paper are NOT ALLOWED inside the test center. There is no facility for safekeeping of your personal belongings outside the test hall. Only Admit Card & Photo ID Card along with a simple ballpoint pen will be allowed to be taken inside the test hall.

What should I study for the general SET 2024?

The topics to be covered for the SET exam are General English, Quantitative, General Awareness, Analytical & Logical Reasoning.

How many papers are there in the SET exam?

There is only one paper for the SET exam.

How do you clear the Symbiosis Entrance Exam (SET) exam in the first attempt?

A good preparation plan plays a significant role when it comes to cracking entrance exams like the Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2024. Know your syllabus very well, study the exam patterns and keep a tab on your time management.

Building your strengths, working on your weak points and practising the modules thoroughly will help you crack SET on the first attempt.

How do you calculate the SET exam percentage?

Symbiosis International (Deemed University) sets the cut-off of its entrance exam every year, which eventually decides the pass percentage of the SET.

What is the use of Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET 2024) exam?

SET refers to Symbiosis Entrance Test which is conducted by the Symbiosis International (Deemed University) for students who want to enroll in different courses under the university.

The university conducts this examination for various undergraduate courses including Management, Law, Engineering, Mass Communication, Economics, Computer Studies, Information Technology and Applied Statistics & Data Science.

Is there any reservation criteria followed in Symbiosis SET 2024?

Under the UGC 2006 guidelines, the following is the reservation criteria for students at Symbiosis International (Deemed University):

Scheduled Caste (SC)

15%

Scheduled Tribes (ST)

7.5%

Differently Abled #

3%

Children/wards of Defence Personnel

5 % for SLS-Pune , SICSR.

Kashmiri migrants and Kashmiri Pandits/ Kashmiri Hindu families living in Kashmir (Non- Migrants)

2 seats per programme

International Candidates

a maximum of 20 (twenty) %.

Note: Candidates applying under these categories would be required to submit supporting documents during PI/WAT round.

Can I register for Symbiosis SET in offline mode?

The mode of SET registration and exam is online only!

Can I add another session to the application form once I have submitted the application?

SLAT/SET/SITEEE will be conducted on May 05, 2024 (Sunday) and May 11, 2024 (Saturday). You can apply for all three tests.

What are the eligibility criteria for admission of candidates belonging to the 'Foreign Nationals' category?

Foreign Nationals are exempted from appearing for SET/SLAT/SITEEE 2024 and have to apply through Symbiosis Center for International Education (https://scie.ac.in/)

SCIE earmarks 20% of the total intake of the respective program for international students which include, Foreign Nationals (FN), Person of Indian Origin (PIO) Card Holders, Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) Card Holders, and Non-Resident Indians (NRI).

Is there negative marking in the SET question paper?

There is no negative marking in SET exam.

Who can apply for SET exam 2024?

The application criteria for SET application is standard XII (10+2) pass students from any recognized board with a minimum of 45% marks or equivalent grade (40% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes).

To check out the complete criteria list, click here:

Can I pay the SET application fee offline?

Yes, you can make an offline payment by submitting a Demand Draft (DD) from any Nationalized Bank in favor of “Symbiosis Test Secretariat” payable at Pune.

Is there any marks relaxation for the reserved category student in the SET exam?

There is a reservation policy for students from minorities and other categories but no grace marks in the SET exam.

Will there be a GD/PI round for admission to Symbiosis International (Deemed University) institutes or the SET exam score is the only criteria for admission?

Once you have met the cut-off of the entrance test, you will be eligible for the further Personal Interview/Writing Ability Test (PI-WAT) or Studio Test and Personal Interaction (ST-PI), in the next round.

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Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2024: The ultimate guide to the SET Application Form 2024 | Registration | Exam Dates | Eligibility | Pattern | Syllabus

Updated on - December 20, 2023 (Wednesday)
Symbiosis entrance test [SET] 2024
    

Introduction ( Symbiosis Entrance Exam, SET 2024)

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET 2024) is the university-level entrance exam for undergraduates conducted by Symbiosis International (Deemed University). The last date to register for SET 2024 exam is on April 12, 2024 (Friday).

Symbiosis International (Deemed University) is conducting 3 entrance exams for undergraduates under SET 2024 for its various courses. These include:

Symbiosis Entrance Exam Courses
SLAT LAW
SET Management / Mass Communication / Economics / Computer Studies / Information Technology / Applied Statistics and Data Science / Media Management / Dual Degree / Media Management / Dual Degree
SITEEE Engineering
  1. Symbiosis Law Admission Test (SLAT) 2024 - for Law degrees
  2. Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2024 General - for Management / Mass Communication / Economics / Computer Studies / Information Technology / Applied Statistics and Data Science / Media Management / Dual Degree
  3. SIT Engineering Entrance Exam (SITEEE) 2024 - for Engineering degrees

Symbiosis Entrance Exam (SET 2024) Dates

SET 2024 Important Dates

The official schedule for all the events of SET 2024 is as follows:

Particular Date

Registration / Payment closes on

April 12, 2024 (Friday)

Admit Card Live on (www.set-test.org)

April 25, 2024 (Thursday) for SET Test 01

April 30, 2024 (Tuesday) for SET Test 02

SET Test 2024 (CBT Mode)

  • SLAT
  • SET
  • SITEEE

May 05, 2024 (Sunday) and May 11, 2024 (Saturday)

  • 09.00 am to 10.00 am
  • 11.30 am to 12.30 pm
  • 02.00 pm to 03.00 pm

Announcement of Result

May 22, 2024 (Wednesday)

Fees & Registration Fee

SET Exam Registration Fees

INR 2250

Program Registration Fees

INR 1000

Symbiosis SET 2024 Exam Syllabus

Symbiosis SET 2024 Exam Pattern

• Syllabus of SLAT 2024

Date : May 05, 2024 (Sunday) and May 11, 2024 (Saturday)

Timing: 09.00 AM to 10.00 AM

Session

Entrance Test

Pattern

No of Questions

Marks

May 05, 2024 (Sunday) and May 11, 2024 (Saturday)

09.00 AM to 10.00 AM

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET)

General English

16

16

Quantitative

16

16

General Awareness

16

16

Analytical & Logical Reasoning

12

12

Total

60

60

• Syllabus of SET 2024

Date : May 05, 2024 (Sunday) and May 11, 2024 (Saturday)

Timing: 11.30 AM to 12.30 PM.

Session

Entrance Test

Pattern

No of Questions

Marks

May 05, 2024 (Sunday) and May 11, 2024 (Saturday)

11.30 AM to 12.30 PM.

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET)

General English

16

16

Quantitative

16

16

General Awareness

16

16

Analytical & Logical Reasoning

12

12

Total

60

60

• Syllabus of SITEEE 2024

Date : May 05, 2024 (Sunday) and May 11, 2024 (Saturday)

Timing: 02.00 PM to 03.00 PM

Session

Entrance Test

Pattern

No of Questions

Marks

May 05, 2024 (Sunday) and May 11, 2024 (Saturday)

02.00 PM to 03.00 PM

SIT Engineering Entrance Exam (SITEEE)

Physics

15

30

Chemistry

15

30

Mathematics

30

60

Total

60

120

SET 2024 Exam - Eligibility Criteria

Symbiosis SET 2024 Eligibility Criteria

To appear in SET 2024, the students must fulfil the following eligibility criteria:

Symbiosis Law Admission Test - SLAT 2024

SR. No.

SYMBIOSIS LAW COLLEGES

COURSE

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

1

Symbiosis Law School (SLS) Pune

B.A. LLB Hons.

Passed Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination from any recognized Board with a minimum of 45% marks or equivalent grade (40% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribes).

B.B.A LLB Hons.

2

Symbiosis Law School (SLS) Noida


B.A. LLB

Passed Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination from any recognised Board with a minimum of 45% marks or equivalent grade (40% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribes).

B.B.A LLB

3

Symbiosis Law School (SLS) Hyderabad



B.A. LLB

Passed Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination from any recognised Board with a minimum of 45% marks or equivalent grade (40% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribes).

B.B.A LLB

4

Symbiosis Law School (SLS) Nagpur



B.A LLB

Passed Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination from any recognized Board with a minimum of 45% marks or equivalent grade (40% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribes).

B.B.A LLB

Symbiosis Entrance Test: SET - General 2024

SR. No.

SYMBIOSIS LAW COLLEGES

COURSE

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

1

Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies
(SCMS) Pune

B.B.A. - Honours / Honours with Research

Passed Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination from any recognised Board with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% Marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribes)

2

Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies
(SCMS) NOIDA 

B.B.A. - Honours / Honours with Research

Passed Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination from any recognised Board with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% Marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribes)

3

Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies
(SCMS) Nagpur

B.B.A. - Honours / Honours with Research

Standard XII (10+2) pass or equivalent examination from any recognized board with minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes).

4

Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research
(SICSR) Pune

B.B.A (Information Technology) - Honours / Honours with Research

Passed Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination from any recognised Board with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribes)

B.C.A - Honours / Honours with Research

5

Symbiosis Centre for Media and Communication
(SCMC) Pune

B.B.A. (Media Management) - Honours / Honours with Research

Applicants who have completed their 10+2 (or 10+3 Diploma approved by State Board of Technical Education) in any discipline, from any recognised Board / Council / University, with a minimum of 50% (45% for SC/ST) aggregate marks, or equivalent grades, are eligible to seek admission.

Applicants expecting their 12th results may also apply. It is incumbent upon them to furnish proof of securing a minimum of 50% (45% for SC/ST) aggregate marks, or equivalent grades, at the time of the second round of admission.

B.A. (Mass Communication) - Honours / Honours with Research

Passed Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination from any recognized Board with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribes)

6

Symbiosis School of Economics
(SSE) Pune

B.Sc. (Economics) -Honours / Honours with Research

Passed Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination from any recognised Board with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% Marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribes).

7

Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies
(SCMS) Bengaluru

B.B.A. - Honours / Honours with Research

Standard XII (10+2) pass or equivalent examination from any recognized board with minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes)

B.B.A. (Dual Degree, Honours/ Honours with Research)

8

Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies
(SCMS) Hyderabad

B.B.A. - Honours / Honours with Research

Standard XII (10+2) pass or equivalent examination from any recognized board with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes).

9

Symbiosis Statistical Institute
(SSI) Pune

B.Sc. (Applied Statistics and Data Science) - Honours / Honours with Research

Std. XII (10 + 2) pass or equivalent examination from any recognised Board with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% Marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribes), with Mathematics as one of the subjects.

SIT Engineering Entrance Exam - SITEEE 2024

SR. No.

SYMBIOSIS ENGINEERING COLLEGE

COURSE

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

1

Symbiosis Institute of Technology
(SIT) Pune

Bachelor of Technology (Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning)

Bachelor of Technology (Civil Engineering)

Bachelor of Technology (Computer Science and Engineering)

Bachelor of Technology (Electronics and Telecommunication)

Bachelor of Technology (Mechanical Engineering)

Bachelor of Technology (Robotics and Automation]

Passed Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Biology/ Technical Vocational subject/ Computer Science/ Informatics Practices/ Agriculture/ Engineering Graphics/ Business Studies from any recognised Board with a minimum of 45% marks or equivalent grade (40% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribes).

2

Symbiosis Institute of Technology
(SIT) Nagpur

Bachelor of Technology (Computer Science and Engineering)

Passed Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Biology/ Technical Vocational subject/ Computer Science/ Informatics Practices/ Agriculture/ Engineering Graphics/ Business Studies from any recognized Board with a minimum of 45% marks or equivalent grade (40% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribes)

SET 2024 Reservation Criteria

Under the UGC 2006 guidelines, the following are the reservation criteria for students in Symbiosis International (Deemed University):

Scheduled Caste (SC)

15%

Scheduled Tribes (ST)

7.5%

Differently Abled #

3%

Children/wards of Defence Personnel

5 % for SLS-Pune , SICSR.

Kashmiri migrants and Kashmiri Pandits/ Kashmiri Hindu families living in Kashmir (Non- Migrants)

2 seats per programme

International Candidates

a maximum of 20 (twenty) %.

Note : Candidates applying under these categories would be required to submit the supporting documents during the PI/WAT/ST-PI.

Shortlisting and Selection Process

SHORTLISTING FOR PERSONAL INTERACTION / WRITTEN ABILITY TEST (PI/WAT) OR STUDIO TEST AND PERSONAL INTERACTION (ST-PI):

Candidates will be shortlisted for PI/WAT/ST-PI based on their respective Entrance Test marks. Please check the respective institute website for information and dates of PI/WAT/ST-PI.

Disclaimer: It is mandatory to attend all components / tests of PI/WAT/ST-PI to be eligible for admission to any UG programmes. Only candidates who attend all components / tests of selection process (PI/WAT/ST-PI) shall be considered as eligible for generation of merit / wait / reject list. Candidates who remain absent for any one of the component / tests will be considered as ineligible for selection process of UG degree programmes of Symbiosis International (Deemed University).

MERIT LIST DECLARATION AND ADMISSION

Merit list will be based on the following parameters**

B.B.A. (Dual Degree, Honours/ Honours with Research)

Sr. No

Institute

Entrance Test Applicable

Entrance Test (60 marks)

Scaled up to 70 marks

PI

Total

1

SLS, Pune

SLAT

70

30

100

B.A LLB (Hons.)

B.B.A LLB (Hons.)

2

SLS, Hyderabad

SLAT

70

30

100

B.A LLB

B.B.A LLB

3

SLS, NOIDA

SLAT

70

30

100

B.A LLB

B.B.A LLB

4

SLS, Nagpur

SLAT

70

30

100

B.A LLB

B.B.A LLB

5

SCMS, Pune

SET

70

30

100

B.B.A. - Honours / Honours with Research

6

SCMS-NOIDA

SET

70

30

100

B.B.A. - Honours / Honours with Research

7

SCMS, Nagpur

SET

70

30

100

B.B.A. - Honours / Honours with Research

8

SSE

SET

70

30

100

B.Sc. (Economics) -Honours / Honours with Research

9

SICSR 

SET

70

30

100

B.B.A (Information Technology) - Honours / Honours with Research

B.C.A - Honours / Honours with Research

10

SCMS, Bengaluru

SET

70

30

100

B.B.A. - Honours / Honours with Research

11

SCMS, Hyderabad

SET

70

30

100

B.B.A. - Honours / Honours with Research

12

SSI, Pune 

SET

70

30

100

B.Sc. (Applied Statistics and Data Science) - Honours / Honours with Research

Sr. No.

Institute

Entrance Test Applicable

Entrance Test Score (60 marks)

ST-PI/WAT(50 marks)

Total

Scaled Down To 50 marks

PI

WAT

Portfolio/ Studio Test

13

SCMC

SET

50

30

10

10

100

B.B.A. (Media Management) - Honours / Honours with Research

B.A. (Mass Communication) - Honours / Honours with Research

**Subject to change

Category-wise cut off for Merit List and Wait List will be displayed on the website of the respective institutes. Wait list movement will depend upon the vacant seats available.

Please note that all admissions are provisional and will be confirmed on payment of fees on or before the due date and subject to fulfilment of eligibility conditions of the respective programme(s) and in accordance with the rules of the Symbiosis International (Deemed University).

How to Register for SET 2024 entrance exam?

Step by step guide for SET 2024 registrations:

Step 1 - Visit the official registration page.

Registration-Steps

STEP 2: Click on ‘Register’

Registration-Steps

STEP 3: Once the page appears, fill in the details and click on ‘Save & Continue’

Registration-Steps

STEP 4: Your registration process is marked complete once you make the final payment.

(Multiple Payment modes are available for online payment)

Please note that the registrations can be done before 12th April (Friday) 2024.

Important Notes:

  1. Register online on the website set-test.org (up to April 12, 2024).
    Note: Any Changes in the online application form (except test city preferences and admission category) will be entertained only up to the closing date of Registration i.e. April 12, 2024. No changes shall be permitted after the closing date under any circumstances. No requests for a change of test city or category will be entertained once candidates have completed their Online SET/SLAT/SITEEE 2024 payment.
  2. You may register for up to three tests from SET/SLAT/SITEEE.
    Note: For Engineering, if a candidate applies to seek admission based on test other than SITEEE, he/she need not register for SITEEE; rather he/she may apply directly to the concerned institute through the institute website (https://www.sitpune.edu.in/ and https://sitnagpur.edu.in/ ).
  3. Upload your latest scanned colour passport size photo at the time of Online Registration. (Your photograph should not be more than 3 months old).
  4. Ensure that the information you have filled is accurate. Candidates are fully and solely responsible to provide correct information during the application process. If it is found that any information provided by the candidate at the time of filling / submitting the application form is not true, Symbiosis International (Deemed University) has the right to cancel the application or admission, at any stage, in accordance with its rules and regulations. Any direct or indirect attempt to influence the management and employees of the Institute will lead to automatic disqualification of the candidate
  5. All communication with candidates will be done through the official email address (info@set-test.org) only. Please ensure that this email address is whitelisted in your registered email.

Modes of Payment:

Online: Billdesk and EASEBUZZ payment gateways.

Additional Instructions when filling out the SET 2024 application form

Offline: Choose the mode of Payment as 'DD Payment' in the "Make Payment" Tab. Take a print of the payment advice form, fill in the DD Details, sign and send it along with the DD to the Symbiosis Test Secretariat only at:

SYMBIOSIS TEST SECRETARIAT

SYMBIOSIS INTERNATIONAL (DEEMED UNIVERSITY)

Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi, Dist.: Pune – 412115

Phone: 020-61936226/27.

Additional Instructions when filling the SET 2024 application form

  1. Any changes in the online application form (except test city preferences and admission category will be entertained only up to the closing date of registration i.e. April 12, 2024 (Friday)
  2. No changes shall be permitted after the closing date under any circumstances. No requests for a change of test city or category will be entertained once candidates have completed their online SET/SLAT/SITEEE 2024 payment.
  3. SET/SLAT/SITEEE 2024 will be conducted in an online mode across 76 cities all over India. A candidate may choose three preferences for test cities.
  4. Your photograph should not be more than 100 kb. Failing to scan and upload the photo as per the defined guidelines, will result in the cancellation of candidature.

Symbiosis SET 2024 Admit Card

Symbiosis SET 2024 Admit Card

SET/SLAT/SITEEE 2024 Admit Card should be printed (color printouts only. B&W printouts will not be accepted) from the SET website [set-test.org] which will be available from April 25, 2024 (Thursday) for SET Test 01 to April 30, 2024 (Saturday) for SET Test 02

For more instructions regarding the SET 2024 Admit Cards, please visit this link.

How to prepare for the SET Exam 2024?

SET 2024 Preparation tips

Getting admission to Symbiosis International (Deemed University) is a dream for many students. But for that, you will be required to crack the SET and for that, a good deal of preparation is a must.


1. Understanding Your Syllabus

The first and foremost step to prepare for the examination is to familiarize yourself with its syllabus. SET consists of 3 different papers, pertaining to different fields.

The syllabus for each of these papers is different from the others. However, your approach towards it should be the same. Start by identifying your strong and weak points. Once you are done, prepare a schedule to work on acing your strong areas and strengthen your weak areas to save your score during the exam.

2. Managing Your Time

Prepare a schedule to stay on track with your studies and to ensure that you do not miss out on any important topics for the exam. Pick chapters according to importance and weightage in the exam.

3. Collect Proper Study Material

Studying from different books will help you understand different aspects of the same topic and you will understand the topic more clearly.

Symbiosis SET 2024 Result Date

  • SET/SLAT/SITEEE results will be declared on May 22, 2024 (Wednesday), on the website.
  • After the declaration of the SET 2024 results, the institute (offering the programme(s) for which you have paid) will conduct further selection processes for short-listed candidates. The schedule for the same will be published on the website of the respective institute(s).
  • SET/SLAT/SITEEE 2024 score will be valid only for admission to select programmes of Symbiosis International (Deemed University) for the academic year of 2024-25. Admissions to the selected programmes at Symbiosis International (Deemed University) are strictly based on merit, and assessment of individual performance in the respective Entrance Test for Undergraduate Studies prescribed by the University.

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2024 FAQs

Symbiosis Entance Test SET 2024 FAQs
What is the admission process of Symbiosis?

Recognized by UGC and AICTE, Symbiosis International (Deemed University) admission and selection process involves a separate selection mechanism. Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) is conducted to offer admission into various UG and Integrated courses.

  1. Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2024 General - For Management / Mass Communication / Economics / Computer Studies / Information Technology / Applied Statistics and Data Science / Media Management / Dual Degree
  2. Symbiosis Law Admission Test (SLAT) 2024: For Law
  3. SIT Engineering Entrance Exam (SITEEE) 2024: For Engineering
What is SET in Symbiosis?

SET (General) is the entrance exam in which a candidate must appear to get admission in the following courses: Management, Mass Communication, Media Management, Economics, Computer Studies, Information Technology, Applied Statistics & Data Science and Dual Degree in order to study at Symbiosis.

Is there a BBA course in Symbiosis?

SET (General) is the entrance exam in which a candidate must appear to get admission in the BBA programme along with the following courses: Management, Media Studies, Economics, Computer Studies, Information Technology and Applied Statistics & Data Science in order to study at Symbiosis.

How many times in a year SET exam is conducted?

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) is conducted once a year. This year the exam will be held on May 05, 2024 (Sunday) and May 11, 2024 (Saturday).

How difficult is the SET exam?

The difficulty level of this exam is moderate.

Is the SET exam easier than NET?

No, the SET exam is not as difficult as NET. If you prepare well with mock tests, appropriate study material, and previous years’ papers, you have a decent chance to crack it.

Is a calculator allowed in SET?

Mobile phones or any other electronic gadgets such as watches, calculators, smart devices of any kind, etc. and paper are NOT ALLOWED inside the test center. There is no facility for safekeeping of your personal belongings outside the test hall. Only Admit Card & Photo ID Card along with a simple ballpoint pen will be allowed to be taken inside the test hall.

What should I study for the general SET 2024?

The topics to be covered for the SET exam are General English, Quantitative, General Awareness, Analytical & Logical Reasoning.

How many papers are there in the SET exam?

There is only one paper for the SET exam.

How do you clear the Symbiosis Entrance Exam (SET) exam in the first attempt?

A good preparation plan plays a significant role when it comes to cracking entrance exams like the Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2024. Know your syllabus very well, study the exam patterns and keep a tab on your time management.

Building your strengths, working on your weak points and practising the modules thoroughly will help you crack SET on the first attempt.

How do you calculate the SET exam percentage?

Symbiosis International (Deemed University) sets the cut-off of its entrance exam every year, which eventually decides the pass percentage of the SET.

What is the use of Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET 2024) exam?

SET refers to Symbiosis Entrance Test which is conducted by the Symbiosis International (Deemed University) for students who want to enroll in different courses under the university.

The university conducts this examination for various undergraduate courses including Management, Law, Engineering, Mass Communication, Economics, Computer Studies, Information Technology and Applied Statistics & Data Science.

Is there any reservation criteria followed in Symbiosis SET 2024?

Under the UGC 2006 guidelines, the following is the reservation criteria for students at Symbiosis International (Deemed University):

Scheduled Caste (SC)

15%

Scheduled Tribes (ST)

7.5%

Differently Abled #

3%

Children/wards of Defence Personnel

5 % for SLS-Pune , SICSR.

Kashmiri migrants and Kashmiri Pandits/ Kashmiri Hindu families living in Kashmir (Non- Migrants)

2 seats per programme

International Candidates

a maximum of 20 (twenty) %.

Note: Candidates applying under these categories would be required to submit supporting documents during PI/WAT round.

Can I register for Symbiosis SET in offline mode?

The mode of SET registration and exam is online only!

Can I add another session to the application form once I have submitted the application?

SLAT/SET/SITEEE will be conducted on May 05, 2024 (Sunday) and May 11, 2024 (Saturday). You can apply for all three tests.

What are the eligibility criteria for admission of candidates belonging to the 'Foreign Nationals' category?

Foreign Nationals are exempted from appearing for SET/SLAT/SITEEE 2024 and have to apply through Symbiosis Center for International Education (https://scie.ac.in/)

SCIE earmarks 20% of the total intake of the respective program for international students which include, Foreign Nationals (FN), Person of Indian Origin (PIO) Card Holders, Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) Card Holders, and Non-Resident Indians (NRI).

Is there negative marking in the SET question paper?

There is no negative marking in SET exam.

Who can apply for SET exam 2024?

The application criteria for SET application is standard XII (10+2) pass students from any recognized board with a minimum of 45% marks or equivalent grade (40% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes).

To check out the complete criteria list, click here:

Can I pay the SET application fee offline?

Yes, you can make an offline payment by submitting a Demand Draft (DD) from any Nationalized Bank in favor of “Symbiosis Test Secretariat” payable at Pune.

Is there any marks relaxation for the reserved category student in the SET exam?

There is a reservation policy for students from minorities and other categories but no grace marks in the SET exam.

Will there be a GD/PI round for admission to Symbiosis International (Deemed University) institutes or the SET exam score is the only criteria for admission?

Once you have met the cut-off of the entrance test, you will be eligible for the further Personal Interview/Writing Ability Test (PI-WAT) or Studio Test and Personal Interaction (ST-PI), in the next round.