SET (Symbiosis Entrance Test)

Exam Date

2021/07/10 to 2021/07/13

Application Date


Result Date

Exam Description

SET (Symbiosis Entrance test)


SET (Symbiosis Entrance test) is conducted by SIU (Symbiosis International  University, this exam is basically for Under graduate admission in Law, Management, Engineering, Libral arts, Computer Science, Economics, Mass Communication. Students can apply for application form till 28th June 2021 and SET Exam is Scheduled between 10th July to 13th July 2021. These are courses offered under this exam BA LLB/BBA LLB/BBA/BCA/BBA(IT)/BA(IT)/BA(MC)/BSc in BA LLB (Economics) BA/Hons (Liberal Arts) Hons/BSc (Liberal Arts) Hons/BTech Hons/BTech Hons/BTech Hons/BTech Hons/BTech Hons/BTech Hons/BTech Hons/BTech Hons/BTech Hons/BTech Hons/BTech Hons/BTech Hons/BTech Hons/BTech Hons/BTech Hons/BTech Hons/BTech Hons/BTech Hons/B (s). Since 2018, the SET-Law test has been known as the Symbiosis Law Admission Test (SLAT), the SET-Engineering examination has been known as the SIT Engineering Entrance Exam (SITEEE), and the SET-General test has been known as SET. These are held in several cities across India in an online home-proctored format.






SET General/SLAT Registration and Payment Closes

Monday, June 28, 2021 (Till Midnight)

Admit Card Live on ( )

* Revised date will be declared soon

Entrance Test Date

July 10 to July 13, 2021

Entrance Test Time

* Revised time will be declared soon

Entrance Test Result

* Revised date will be declared soon






SITEEE Registration and Payment Closes

June 15, 2021 (Till Midnight)

Admit Card Live on ( )

* Revised date will be declared soon

Entrance Test Date


Entrance Test Time

* Revised time will be declared soon

Entrance Test Result

* Revised date will be declared soon


SET 2021 Eligibility Criteria


The eligibility criteria for the SET A/SET B/SLAT/SEED/SITEEE 2021 entrance exam contain the requirements that aspiring applicants must meet in order to take the exam. To be considered eligible for admissions, you must meet the qualifying requirements. Candidates must meet age, qualifying exam and mark requirements, subject combination in qualifying marks, and other conditions as part of the SET A/SET B/SLAT/SEED/SITEEE 2021 eligibility criteria.

For various undergraduate courses provided by SIU associated universities, candidates must meet the following eligibility criteria:





  • Physics and Mathematics have required subjects in class 12 and were passed with flying colors. Candidates must have completed at least one of the following vocational subjects: Chemistry, Biotechnology, Biology, or Technical.

  • In the topics listed above, you must have received at least 45 percent (in the General category) or 40 percent (in the SC/ST category).


  • 10+2 or a diploma in engineering/technology is required.

  • Should have received a minimum of 50% (in the General category) or 45 percent (in the SC/ST category) in the exam.


  • Passed a 12th-grade test with a minimum of 50 percent (45 percent for SC/ST students) from a recognized board.

B.Sc (Liberal Arts)

  • Passed 10+2 in any subject with a minimum of 50% (45% for SC/ST students).

  • NRIs who are sitting their final Class 12th test in India are also eligible to apply.

  • NRIs, FNs, and PIOs must apply through Symbiosis Center for International Education (SCIE).


  • Passed 12th grade with a minimum of 45 percent (40 percent for SC/ST candidates) in any subject.

  • Candidates who are awaiting the results of their qualifying exam may also apply. During the final admissions procedure, such candidates must provide their passing certificate.

B.Sc. Economics (Hons.)

  • Passed Class 12th in any subject with a minimum of 50% (45 percent for SC/ST students).


  • Passed a 10+2 diploma in any branch or equivalent, or a 10+3 diploma with a minimum aggregate of 50%.

  • Students in their final year of study are also eligible to apply.


Step by Step Registration Process of SET 2021



  • Click on the 'Registration' option on the SET official website.

  • Before you begin the registration process, make sure you read all of the instructions thoroughly.

  • Click "Save and Continue" after entering your login credentials, such as your email address and phone number.

  • The login SET ID and password will be provided to the registered email address after a successful registration.


Filling of the Application Form:

In this step, the candidate must fill out the SET application form with the following information:

  • Personal details

  • Educational details

  • Address

  • Course opted for admission

  • Exam Centre


Uploading of images:

  • After filling out all of the needed information, candidates must upload their most recent scanned photograph in the format and dimensions specified by the university.


Payment of Fees:

INR 1750/- is the application fee. The SET application fee can be paid in two ways: online or offline.


Online Mode:

  • Billdesk Payment Gateway, Indian Bank Payment Gateway, or Easebuzz Payment Gateway are all options for the candidate. For one exam, you must pay Rs 1750, and for two exams, you must pay Rs 3500.

Offline Mode:

  • A Demand Draft (DD) of Rs 1750 for one exam (morning or afternoon) and Rs 3500 for two tests is required for offline payment (one from the morning session and the other from the afternoon session).

  • This can be paid from any nationalized bank with a check payable to the "Symbiosis Test Secretariat" in Pune.

  • Select "DD payment" as the way of payment on the "Make Payment" tab. Take a printout of it, fill in the details, sign it, and send it to the Symbiosis Test Secretariat (STS) at the following address:

  • Symbiosis Test Secretariat (STS)
    Symbiosis International (Deemed University)
    Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi and District: Pune
    Pin- 412115
    Contact- 020-28116226/27

Confirmation Page :

  • For future reference, the candidate should print out the completed SET application form.

  • Upon payment, the candidate will receive a confirmation email, and the applicant will be allowed to view the Admit Card only if the money has been received.


Reservation Criteria 


The following are the reservation rules that are followed while admitting Indian students:


Reservation percentage

Scheduled Caste (SC)


Scheduled Tribe (ST)


Differently-abled students


Armed Forces Dependants (Wards of Serving or Retired)


Kashmiri Migrants

2 seats over and above the sanctioned intake.


SET 2021 Exam Centres

Agra - Uttar Pradesh

Gangtok/Bardang- Sikkim

Nagpur - Maharashtra

Ahmedabad – Gujarat

Guwahati – Assam

Nashik - Maharashtra

Ahmednagar - Maharashtra

Gwalior - Madhya Pradesh

Navi Mumbai - Maharashtra

Ajmer - Rajasthan

Hooghly - West Bengal

Noida - G Noida – Ghaziabad - Delhi NCR

Aligarh - Uttar Pradesh

Hyderabad – Telangana

Panipat - Haryana

Allahabad - Uttar Pradesh

Indore - Madhya Pradesh

Panjim - Goa

Jabalpur - Madhya Pradesh

Patiala- Punjab

Ambala - Haryana

Amravati - Maharashtra

Jaipur – Rajasthan

Patna - Bihar

Amritsar - Punjab

Jalandhar – Punjab

Port Blair - Andaman and Nicobar Island

Asansol - West Bengal

Jammu - Jammu and Kashmir

Aurangabad - Maharashtra

Jamshedpur – Jharkhand

Pune - Maharashtra

Raipur - Chhattisgarh

Bareilly - Uttar Pradesh

Jhansi - Uttar Pradesh

Rajkot – Gujarat

Bengaluru - Karnataka

Jodhpur – Rajasthan

Ranchi - Jharkhand

Bhilai - Chhattisgarh

Kanpur - Uttar Pradesh

Roorkee - Uttarakhand

Bhopal - Madhya Pradesh

Karnal – Haryana

Shillong - Meghalaya

Bhubaneswar - Odisha

Kochi / Ernakulam – Kerala

Shimla - Himachal Pradesh

Bilaspur - Chhattisgarh

Kolhapur – Maharashtra

Siliguri - West Bengal

Chandigarh / Mohali - Punjab

Kolkata - West Bengal

Surat - Gujarat

Chennai - Tamil Nadu

Kota – Rajasthan

Thane - Maharashtra

Coimbatore - Tamil Nadu

Kottayam – Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram - Kerala

Cuttack - Odisha

Kozhikode – Kerala

Thrissur - Kerala

Dehradun - Uttarakhand

Lucknow - Uttar Pradesh

Udaipur - Rajasthan

Delhi Gurugram - Delhi NCR

Ludhiana – Punjab

Vadodara - Gujarat

Dhanbad - Jharkhand

Madurai - Tamil Nadu

Varanasi - Uttar Pradesh

Meerut - Uttar Pradesh

Faridabad - Delhi NCR

Dibrugarh - Assam

Mumbai - Maharashtra

Vijayawada - Andhra Pradesh

Visakhapatnam - Andhra Pradesh

Gandhinagar - Gujarat

Mysuru – Karnataka


SET 2021 Exam Pattern 



Exam mode


Test duration

SLAT- 90 minutes (60 minutes for MCQ and 30 minutes for WAT)

SITEEE- 90 minutes

SET General- 90 minutes  (60 minutes for MCQ and 30 minutes for WAT)



Exam timings

SLAT- 09:30 - 11:30

SITEEE- 14:30 - 16:00

SET B- 14:30 - 16:30

Reporting time


Type of questions

Objective type questions + WAT (Essay)

Marks per question

1 mark for SLAT and SET General and 2 marks for SITEEE

Negative marking

There is no negative marking for wrong answers


SET Syllabus for SIT EEE (Engineering)



  • Dual Nature of Matter: Dual Nature of Radiation and Matter

  • Atoms & Nuclei

  • Magnetic Effect of Current & Magnetism: Moving Charges and Magnetism, Magnetism and Matter

  • Electrostatics: Electric Charges and Fields, Electrostatic Potential and Capacitance.

  • Current Electricity

  • Electromagnetic Waves: Electromagnetic Waves

  • Electromagnetic Induction & Alternating Current: Electromagnetic Induction, Alternating Current

  • Optics: Ray Optics and Optical Instruments, Wave Optics

  • Electronic Devices: Semiconductor Electronics

  • Communication Systems



  • Algebra: Matrices, Determinants

  • Calculus: Continuity and Differentiability, Applications of Derivatives, Integrals, Applications of the Integrals, Differential Equations

  • Vectors and Three-Dimensional Geometry: Vectors, Three- dimensional Geometry

  • Probability

  • Linear Programming

  • Relations and Functions: Types of relations: reflexive, composite functions, symmetric, transitive and equivalence relations. One to one and onto functions, inverse of a function. Binary operations. Definition, domain, principal value branch, range. Graphs of inverse trigonometric functions. Elementary properties of inverse trigonometric functions



  • Solutions: Types of solutions, Solubility of gases in liquids, solid solutions, colligative properties, expression of concentration of solutions of solids in liquids

  • Electrochemistry: Redox reactions, conductance in electrolytic solutions, variations of conductivity with concentration, specific and molar conductivity,

  • Solid State: Classification of solids based on different binding forces

  • General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements

  • Chemical Kinetics: Rate of a reaction (Average and instantaneous), factors affecting rate of reaction: concentration, catalyst, temperature,

  • Surface Chemistry: Adsorption

  • d and f Block Elements: Lanthanoids, Actinoids

  • p – Block Elements: Group 15 Elements, Group 16 Elements, Group 17 Elements, Group 18 Elements

  • Haloalkanes and Haloarenes    

  • Coordination Compounds    

  • Organic compounds containing Nitrogen

  • Biomolecules: Carbohydrates, Proteins, Vitamins, Nucleic Acids

  • Polymers: Classification – natural and synthetic, methods of polymerization

  • Alcohols, Phenols, and Ethers

  • Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids

  • Chemistry in Everyday life: Chemicals in medicines, Chemicals in food, Cleansing agents


SET Syllabus for SLAT (Law)


Logical and Analytical Reasoning:

  • Arrangement – Circular/Seating

  • Syllogisms

  • Venn Diagram

  • Blood Relationship

  • Series

  • Assumption

  • Coding-Decoding

  • Cubes

  • Assumption


Reading Comprehension:

  • Error Spotting

  • Fill in the blanks

  • Synonyms

  • Antonyms

  • Contextual Vocabulary

  • Analogy

  • Grammar: Prepositions, Articles


Legal Reasoning:

  • Using basic linguistic technology in legal practice.

  • Identifying arguments in cases, reasoning about the legal sufficiency of admitted evidence, including policy-based reasoning and evidence-based reasoning

  • Policies and evidence, Extracting findings of fact from cases, and the supporting reasoning based on the rules, 


General Knowledge:

  • Sports 

  • Books and authors

  • Science

  • Companies and founders

  • Awards


SET Syllabus for General:



  • Probability

  • Algebra 

  • Discount

  • Time, Speed & Distance

  • Number System

  • Time & Work

  • Permutation & Combination

  • Profit & Loss


Analytical & Logical Reasoning:

  • Series

  • Arrangement – Seating/Circular

  • Coding-Decoding

  • Blood Relationship

  • Assumption    

  • Coding-Decoding

  • Venn Diagram

  • Cubes

  • Syllogisms


General Awareness:

  • Books and authors

  • Sports

  • Companies and founders

  • Science    

  • Awards


General English:

  • Error Spotting

  • Antonyms

  • Synonyms

  • Analogy    

  • Contextual Vocabulary    

  • Fill in the blanks

  • Grammar – Prepositions, Articles


SET Syllabus for SEED (Design)


Art, Craft, Culture, Design, and Environment: 

  • General awareness of Culture, Art, Craft, Design, and Environment in Indian as well as in Global context – Various topics and sub-topics, issues & concerns, people, material, techniques, tools, period, influences, and contemporary trends.


Observational, Perceptual, and Reasoning abilities: 

  • Analyze your observations, express your point of view, and present in a systematic and structured manner. Ability to read and see objects and information beyond obvious details, make comparisons, form opinions, make connections, draw meanings & conclusions. 



  • Through representations in pictorial and geometric forms, students may understand and visualise simple and complicated 2D and 3D geometric shapes, their manipulations, and spatial relationships.


Creative and Problem Solving abilities: 

  • Ability to recognize a problem and seek to solve it. The ability to visualize and relate images in our environment.


Step to Download SET Admit Card 2021


To obtain a copy of the SET 2021 admit card, candidates should follow the steps outlined below:

  • Visit the admission exam's official website (

  • To download the admit card, go to the website provided and log in with your SET ID and password.

  • After completing the information, the SET admits card will appear on the screen.

  • Verify all of the information on the admit card.

  • The SET 2021 admit card can be downloaded and printed for future reference.


Step to Download SET 2021 Answer Key


Follow the procedures below to download the SITEEE/SET General/SLAT Answer Key:

  • SET's official website may be found here.

  • Click on the direct link to the answer key supplied above or the link on the SET main page.

  • To get the answer key for an exam, go to the exam's page and click on it.

  • On the screen, you'll see the answer key.

  • If necessary, download the same.


Step to Check SET Result 2021


  • Visit the SET exam's official website.

  • Copy or click on the 'Scorecard for SET A' link.

  • Set the user ID and password for logging in.

  • Check your SET exam 2021 result.

  • Download a copy of the SET 2021 scorecard for future reference.

For one month following the publication of the results, the scorecard will be available for download on the official website. For SET exam results 2021, there is no option to have marks re-checked or re-evaluated.


Steps to Book Slot for SET 2021


To find out how to reserve a spot at SET 2021, follow the steps below.

  • Symbiosis International's official website can be found here (Deemed University)

  • On the homepage, click the 'Slot Booking for SET' button.

  • Click 'Login' after entering SET Id and Password.

  • Pick a time and day that is convenient for you.

  • Once the spot has been reserved, candidates will get a confirmation email to their registered email address.


Factors Determining SET 2021 CutOff


The SET 2021 cutoff is the minimum qualifying score that an applicant must achieve in order to be accepted into the desired course at Symbiosis International (Deemed University).

  • The number of seats available for entry is the total number of seats available.

  • The total number of candidates who passed the SET 2021 exam.

  • SET examination marking scheme.

  • The difficulty of the questions on the admission exam.

  • The total number of candidates who will take the SET in 2021.


SET Counselling Process 2021


1. SET exam 2021 Personal Interaction/Interview (PI): Candidates will be interviewed by an expert panel from the industry or academia. The topic of the PI round will be:

  • General awareness

  • Extracurricular activities

  • Academics and candidate-specific field of interest

  • Communication skills and overall personality

2. SET exam Written Ability Test (WAT): Candidates will be expected to complete a PAT (Picture Association Test) and write a brief essay on any general topic chosen by the judging panel. Moreover, subjective-type questions and replies about the provided topic may be asked.

In addition to PI, WAT, and document verification, the SET counseling procedure 2021 at Symbiosis Centre for Media and Communication [SCMC], Pune, would feature a Studio Test.


SET 2021 Counselling: Admission Criteria for Symbiosis Institutes



SCMS Pune, SSE Pune, SSCA Pune, SSLA Pune & SICSR Pune

SCMS Noida


SET exam scores




WAT scores




PI scores




Academic profile




Studio test




Total scores





SET Selection Criteria 2021


SET Participating Colleges

SET exam scores (scaled down to 50)

WAT score

PI scores





SCMS Noida







20+10 (academic profile

SSE Pune













SET General Participating Colleges


College Name

Program Offered

Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research, Pune (SICSR)


B.B.A. Information Technology

Symbiosis Centre for Media and Communication, Pune (SCMC)

B.A.(Mass Communication)

Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies, Pune (SCMS Pune)


Symbiosis School of Economics, Pune (SSE)

B.Sc. (Economics) Honours

Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies, Noida (SCMS Noida)


Symbiosis School for Liberal Arts, Pune (SSLA)

B.A/B.Sc (Liberal Arts) Hons.

Symbiosis School of Culinary Arts (SSCA)

B.Sc. (Culinary Arts) 

B.Sc. (Hospitality Management)

Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies, Nagpur (SCMS Nagpur)