Symbiosis Entrance Test

Symbiosis Entrance Test

Mode of ExamOnline
Level of ExamUniversity Level

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) is conducted by the Symbiosis International (Deemed) University, which is one of the most prestigious universities in India, for admissions to its undergraduate programmes across various Symbiosis colleges.

Admissions to courses such as

  • BBA
  •  BCA
  •  BA Mass Communication
  •  BA/BSC Liberal Arts
  •  BSc Eco/Eco(H)
  •  BSc Culinary ArtS
     are granted after one successfully qualifies the SET exam.

SET test 2021 dates have been changed in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. SET 2021 (A) will be directed for aspirants looking for admission to SSE, SCMC, SSLA, SICSR and SSCA on June 18 and June 19 out of an online administered mode utilizing Human Intelligence and AI. SET (B) will be directed on July 19, 2021 for candidates looking for admission to SCMS Pune, SCMS Noida and SCMS Nagpur in the Computer-Based Test (CBT) mode.


Q.  How many times is the SET exam conducted per year?
- Once a year.

Q.  Is there any negative marking in SET 2021?
- No.


Q.  How many questions will be there in SET?
- It varies according to different courses. 150 questions will be there in SLAT/SEED and SET and 100 questions will be there for SITEEE exam.


Q.  Can I apply the SET application form in offline mode?
- No, only online mode.


Q.  How do I download the admit card for SET 2021?
-  Steps:

  • Go to the SET website
  • Click on SET 2021 link
  • Click on admit card link
  • Enter the sign in credentials
  • The admit card will appear on the screen
  • Download the admit card


Q.  What is the duration of the SET exam?
- 2 hours 30 minutes.


Q.  Is SET score enough to get admission?
A.  SET score along with good score in personal interview and written ability test will determine the admission chances of the candidate.


Q.  How can I prepare for SET?
-  Few preparation tips:

  • Start with basics, make sure to clear the basic concepts
  • Take mock tests
  • Take help from online resources to prepare
  • Avoid learning new topics at the last moment
  • Try to  score more in your strong areas


  • The aspirant must have cleared class XII or equivalent examinations in relevant stream from a recognised board or university with minimum 50% aggregate ( 45% for SC/ST category students)
  • Candidates in class XII or awaiting their class XII result are also eligible to apply but they will have to submit a passing certificate
  • A candidate who has completed class XII or equivalent examination from any Foreign Board must obtain an equivalence certificate from the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).

General English

SET exam syllabus for General English section



Error Spotting

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Quantitative Aptitude

SET exam syllabus for Quantitative section


Profit and Loss


Time, Speed and Distance


Time and Work

Number System

Permutation and Combination


Logical Reasoning

SET exam syllabus for Logical Reasoning section



Blood Relations

Venn Diagram



Verbal Reasoning (cause and effect)

Situation-based Decision Making

General Awareness

SET exam syllabus for General Awareness section

Companies and Founders



Books and Authors


Current Affairs

Application Start Date :

15th June 2021

Application End Date :

15th June 2021

Exam Date :

28th June 2021

Result Date :

9th July 2021

Conducted By :

Symbiosis International University

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