SET 2021 Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Pattern and Syllabus

Symbiosis entrance test [SET]

SET - Symbiosis Entrance Test

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) is a National level entrance examination for various Under Graduation courses. The admission possibilities for candidates taking up SET 2021 are for varied Degree level of course with their specializations in specified stream of courses.  SET is an all India exam that will be conducted in Symbiosis International (Deemed University).

SET is a Common Entrance Exam conducted by Symbiosis International (Deemed University) for many UG program like Management, LLB, Engineering, Designing, Mass Communication, Computer Studies, and Culinary Arts etc. This is applicable to all candidates from all parts of India who meets the eligibility criteria can appear for this test across the country. The accessible process for SET is easy and affordable with sharing of exam scores with selected institutes of his/ her choice.

The SET 2021 exam will be conducted in online mode for UG Programs which is usually conducted in the month of May. Later once the results are out the concerned authority will help in getting into the desired institutes all around the country. 

Name of the Examination

Symbiosis Entrance Test

Exam Conducting Authority

 Symbiosis International (Deemed University)

Examination Level

State Level

Examination Mode

Online Mode (Computer-Based)

Mode of Application

Online

Course offered

Under Graduation courses

SET 2021 Exam Date

SET competitive exam is known for getting admissions into Undergrad courses like B-Tech, BA, BBA, LLB, B.Sc. BCA, B.Des and so on with various specializations in the stream which will be held as per the schedule released by the examination authority. The candidates are advised to note down some of the tentative dates related to this entrance examination. Here are some of the details that the candidates can keep looking into regarding the schedule of SET T 2021 which are mentioned below.

Important Events

Dates

SET Application form availability

Last week of January, 2021

Late Date to submit the form

Last week of April, 2021

SET Admit Card Availability

Last week of April, 2021

SET  Examination

First week of May, 2021

SET result declaration

Second week of May, 2021

SET 2021 Eligibility criteria

Students getting ready to appear for SET 2021 should know about the conducting authorities who initiates for taking important considerations in their eligibility criteria. Understanding the specified criteria will help the aspiring students to know if they will be qualified or have the capacity to appear for the exam before filling the online application form. Here the candidates should realize that once the committee decides that the aspirant doesn’t fit to the criteria then the application may be considered as disqualified at any stage of admissions. 

Students applying for the entrance test must fulfill the eligibility criteria mentioned below in order to appear for the Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2021 exam:

  • Candidate must have cleared class 12 from a recognized board in relevant stream
  • Candidate should have obtained at least 50% aggregate in their class 12 board exams (45% for reserved category)
  • If any student has their class 12 or equivalent from a Foreign board then they must present an equivalence certificate from the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) to qualify for SET competitive exam 2021.

SET 2021 Application Form & fees

The SET aspirant students will have to follow few steps before applying for SET 2021, the application/ registration process for SET 2021 involves a set of the following stages like: Registration, SET Password, getting Enrolment ID, Filling the Application and Uploading scanned Photographs and other required Documents, Online paying of fees, etc.

Candidates must have an in-depth look into the details regarding SET 2021 Application Form:

Tentatively the SET 2021 Application Form will be made live and accessible from the last week of January  2021 as said by the authority and the last due date for the submission of application form with fee will be in the last week of April 2021. SET 2021 Application form will be made available via online mode on the official website.

The application form will be released from Jan 2021 and candidates should make sure that they are registered on time for taking up the entrance test.

Step 1: Registration         

To register for SET 2021, the applicants will have to provide some of the basic details such as their name, date of birth, email-id, contact details, residence address, choice of stream , specializations, entrance exam details, exam center information, etc. and press submit button.

After the submission of form, applicants have to wait for 24 hours and then students will be informed about their course and stream through email or SMS after which he/she will have to continue to complete all the other steps of application.

Step 2: Uploading Documents/ Photographs     

Students will have to digitally upload their scanned copy of recent, passport-size photograph and their signature as per the specifications asked in the form. The picture size should be less than 150 KB and should be uploaded in JPEG format.

Step 3: Application Submission                  

Once the above steps are completed a declaration will be displayed on the screen and the student should read it and click on ‘I accept the terms and conditions’.

The SET 2021 application form will appear on the screen and the aspirants will have to verify all the details and can also modify it and then click on ‘Save and Print’

Applicants must take a print out the application receipt after the above steps are completed. This has a payment ID for reference which will be used for paying application fees.

Step 4: Payment of Fees                                  

Payment link for application fees will be live only after the form has been submitted, now the candidates can proceed to pay the fees which can be done through both online and offline mode. The application fees is for SET 2021 application form is INR 1750-2000

Step 5: Confirmation of Application

After the application fees transaction is completed, students will get a notification to their mobile number regarding the registration completion.

They will also receive a mail on their registered email ID where the candidate will contain a PDF file of the complete Application Form of SET 2021 and later the aspirants can access their registered accounts and print out the application form.

SET 2021 Syllabus & Exam Pattern

While preparing to appear for SET 2021 entrance exam the students must be aware of the updated Exam Pattern. This will help them to know about the details like what is the mode of examination, marking criteria, important sections to concentrate on, if there is any negative marking, type of questions, total number of questions and sections, duration of exam etc. This will help them to have better preparations for the entrance test.

SET 2021 is a 2 hours or 120 minutes online computer-based exam for various UG courses where candidates will have toattend 150 questions carrying 150 marks which has four sections to attend such as General English, Quantitative, General awareness and Analytical and Logical reasoning. Each section carries 40 marks and only the last section carries 30 marks. Here a new type of question pattern has been added in SET 2021 i.e. Multiple Select Question, MSQ and there are no negative marking for this exams

SET 2021 Exam Pattern

Details

Exam Mode

Online (computer-based)

Exam Medium

English

Type of questions

MCQ/ MSQ

No of Questions

150

Total Marks

150

Exam Duration

120 mins

Negative marking

No

SET 2021 Syllabus

For SET 2021 there isn’t any specific syllabus as specified by Symbiosis International (Deemed University), but however the question paper will have questions diversified under 4 different sections like Analytical and Logical Reasoning, General Awareness, General English and Quantitative Aptitude topics. To clear the SET exam, students will have to prepare study these topics and sub-topics.

In the Analytical and Logical Reasoning section there will be questions from topics like Arrangements, Series, Blood Relations, Syllogisms, Assumptions, Venn Diagrams, Coding and Decoding, Situation-based questions, Verbal Reasoning (cause and effect), Arguments and Situations, Statements and Conclusions, etc.

In General English sections there will be questions related to Grammar, Synonyms and Antonyms, Phrases, Reading Comprehensions, Analogy, Spelling error, Vocabulary etc.

In the Quantitative Skills section there will be questions from Class 10-level of mathematics and also from concepts like Percentage, Profit and Loss, Discount, Time and Work, Probability, Speed and Distance, Algebra, Permutation and Combination, etc.

In the final section called General Awareness of the SET 2021 exam will have questions related to general Current Affairs, Companies and Founders, Awards, Sports, Science etc.

SET 2021 Admit Card

The SET 2021 admit card/ hall ticket will be issued to the candidates who have registered themselves for the SET exam and have paid the application fees along with it. The admit cards will be released on the official website of the conducting body by the end of April 2021.

Firstly Log in to SET website and click on the ‘Admit card’ link. Then enter the login credentials and download the admit card/ hall ticket. The students must carefully check the information mentioned on the admit card such as the name of the applicant, exam date, venue, time and contact details. Candidates must also carry a valid photo ID proof issued by the Government of India to the exam centre. They must attach a recent passport size photograph on the hall ticket as they uploaded in the SET application form. It is also a mandatory thing for all applied candidates to carry their admit card at the examination center, if not the applicant will not be allowed to appear for the examination without the hall ticket along with any one considerable ID proof.

Documents Required with SET 2021 Admit Card

In addition to SET 2021 admit card/ hall ticket the candidate shall also carry one more valid Photo Id proof to prove their identity such as: 

  • Passport
  • Driving License
  • PAN Card
  • Voter ID
  • Aadhaar ID

SET 2021 Results & Score Card

SET results 2021 are tentatively to be announced by the second week of May 2021. The result as well as the scorecard will be released on the official website of SET2021.The SET scorecard can be viewed using the login credentials.

SET 2021 results/scorecard includes details such as student’s name, SET registration number, roll number of the applicant, category-wise scores and overall scores. The results with scorecard will be available on the website until one month after the announcement. The scorecard of SET 2021 will be valid for the academic year from 2021-24.

Steps to Download SET 2021 Results

  • Visit the SET official website
  • Click on ‘SET scorecard’ tab
  • Enter your login credentials such as SET 2021 user ID and password

Lastly, Download and save the SET 2021 result and finally take a print out

Cutoff Predictor

One of the important factors for an aspirant to know is about SET 2021 qualifying and Admission cut off:

SET 2021 Cut-off will be announced on the basis of student’s performance in the entrance test and their results that will get released via online on the official website. Cut-off/ margin percentage is based on so many facts and it is mandatory for applicants to outreach the margin criteria to qualify the examination & to further participate in various processes.

SET Admission Cut Off:         

SET 2021 admission cut-off process includes three important steps, i.e. SET 2021 exam ranks, Group Discussion, Written Ability Test and Personal Interview. Students who clear the SET 2021 exam and match the cutoff margin released by each Symbiosis Institute will be called for the final round of selection. The cutoff is varies for all the institutes and courses depending upon different criteria and each individual institute will release its own cutoff.

SET 2021 will have Cut-Off standard score that the candidate will have to secure in order to qualify for the examination. Cut-off margin usually depends on the count of students taking up the exam, seats availability, level of difficulty in the exam and also considers the previous year margin.  Cut-off will be announced individually by the institutes after the entrance test results are released by participating institutions / colleges. The applicants should carefully evaluate all these standards and then appear for the entrance exam for their interested stream.

SET 2021 Participating Colleges

SET 2021 is the opening window to many institutes that are AICTE-approved and affiliated Colleges all around the country.

Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research [SICSR], Pune

Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies [SCMS], Pune

Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies [SCMS], Noida

Symbiosis Centre for Media and Communication [SCMC], Pune;

Symbiosis School of Culinary Arts [SSCA], Pune

Symbiosis School of Economics [SSE], Pune

Symbiosis School for Liberal Arts [SSLA], Pune

List of SET 2021 examination centres

List of SET 2021 examination centers

At the time of filling the application for SET 2021 the candidates should select their preferred exam centers (city) for taking up the examination. SET exam center allotment for each registered candidate will be done based on choice of the candidate and the availability of seats. Place of exam details will be printed on the admit card along with other details.

SET 2021 will be held in many cities all over the country and few of them are:

Agra

Bengaluru

Chennai

Delhi/ NCR

Faridabad

Guwahati

Hyderabad

Indore

Jaipur

Kanpur

Lucknow

Madurai

Nagpur

Pune

Ranchi

Shimla

Thane

Udaipur

Varanasi

Vijayawada