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Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2013

Updated on: Mar 22, 2013 , Author:

The Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2013 is a written exam that evaluates undergraduate candidates for admission to Symbiosis International University's institutes. Symbiosis International University has a variety of institutes for different courses of study, each with their own process of selection. SET is not the only step to gaining an institute's admission.

SET 2013 evaluates candidates for admission to the following programmes or programs, listed by applicable paper and relevant institutes:

  • Design: Bachelor of Design (B.Des.) courses
    • Symbiosis Institute of Design (SID)
  • Engineering: Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.) courses
    • Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT)
  • General: Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA), Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS), Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) Economics, Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
    • Symbiosis Institute of Computers Studies and Research (SICSR), Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies (SCMS-UG) Pune, Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication (SIMC-UG), Symbiosis School of Economics (SSE), Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies (SCMS) Noida), Symbiosis School of Liberal Arts (SSLA)
  • Health Sciences: B.Sc. medical courses, B.Sc. Nursing
    • Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS), Symbiosis College of Nursing (SCON)
  • Law: B.A. Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.), BBA LL.B.
    • Symbiosis Law School (SLS) Pune, SLS Noida

Check with the relevant institute to make sure your desired programme is offered. SET is not required for certain institutes including: SIHS, SIT, SCON and SSLA. Check with individual institutes for further details on programmes and applying. The test is currently required for the following institutes: SLS Pune, SLS Noida, SICSR, SCMS-UG, SIMC-UG, SSE, SCMS Noida, SID

SET Important dates

Find out important dates you need to know to take the test.

SET Eligibility criteria

Eligibility varies according to institute and specific degree programme, but eligibility generally consists of passing the 12th standard from a recognized board with 45 to 60 percent minimum marks for general category candidates (minimum varies by institute) and 40 to 55 percent minimum marks for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes category. Candidates who are foreign nationals, Non-resident Indians (NRIs) or Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) may apply. Age limits apply to some institutes. B.Sc. students must also be medically fit. Depending on the course, a pass in certain subjects is necessary.

SET Exam pattern

Read about details of the exam pattern for SET's five test papers.

SET Application form

Learn about applying for the test and applicable fees.

SET Test Centres

Find out which test centres are located near you.

SET Institutes

Symbiosis International University's institutes are as follows:

  • Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies - Undergraduate (SCMS-UG) Pune
  • Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies (SCMS) Noida
  • Symbiosis College of Nursing (SCON)
  • Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research (SICSR)
  • Symbiosis Institute of Design (SID)
  • Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS)
  • Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT)
  • Symbiosis Institutes of Media and Communication (UG) SIMC-UG
  • Symbiosis Law School (SLS) Noida
  • Symbiosis Law Schools (SLS) Pune
  • Symbiosis School of Economics (SSE)
  • Symbiosis School of Liberal Arts (SSLA)

The fee to apply to an institute is Rs. 1,000 (except SICSR, which is Rs. 1,000 for one programme and Rs. 2,000 for two). Make sure to take the correct test that your prospective institute accepts. After test results are declared, each institute will continue with separate selection processes (applicable to short-listed candidates).

SET Results

Results will be available on 20 May, 2013 at set-test.org.

Contact details

Symbiosis Test Secretariat
Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi
Dist: Pune - 412115, Maharashtra, India

Phone: 020-39116226/27

Fax: 020-39116228

Email: info@set-test.org

Website: www.set-test.org

University website: www.siu.edu.in


"Admissions: Symbiosis Institute of Design," Symbiosis Institute of Design, 2013, http://www.sid.edu.in/admission.asp

"SET 2013 Bulletin," Symbiosis International University, 2013, http://www.set-test.org/SET_2013_Bulletin.pdf

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