Symbiosis SET 2021: Application, Admit Card, Syllabus, Preparation, Result & Cut Off

    Urvashi Singhal Urvashi Singhal
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    Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) is a general term used for the entrance exams conducted by the Symbiosis Institute (Deemed University) for admission into programs into their various branches. There are four Symbiosis Entrance Tests:

    • Symbiosis Law Admission Test (SLAT)
    • Symbiosis Entrance Exam for Design (SEED)
    • Symbiosis Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Exam (SITEEE)
    • SET-General

    SET 2021 is scheduled to be conducted in the first week of May, registration for which will open in January 2021. SLAT was successfully conducted for the previous session from July 26 to 28, 2020. SITEE was conducted on July 19, 2020. 

    Symbiosis Entrance Test 2021 Highlights 

    SET Full FormSymbiosis Entrance Test
    Exam Conducting AuthoritySymbiosis International University
    Category of the ExamUG
    Courses Offered B.A LL.B, B.B.A LL.B, B.Des, BCA, BBA, BBA (IT), B.A. (Mass Comm.), B.A. (Liberal Arts), B.Sc (Economics), B.Sc (Liberal Arts), B.Sc (Culinary Arts) & B.Tech 
    StreamLaw, Design, Engineering, Management and Arts
    Mode of ApplicationOnline
    Mode of ExaminationOnline

    Symbiosis SET 2021 Exam Dates

    EventsSymbiosis Entrance Test 2021 Dates (Tentative)
    SET 2021 Registration opensLast week of January 2021
    SET 2021 Registration closesLast week of April 2021
    SET 2021 Admit CardLast week of April 2021
    SET 2021 Exam DateFirst Week of May 2021
    SET 2021 ResultsSecond Week of May 2021

    Symbiosis Entrance Test - Courses Offered 

    ExamSymbiosis BranchCourses Offered
    SLAT (SET-Law)SLS Pune,SLS Noida, SLS Hyderabad and SLS Nagpur B.A.LL.B (Hons.), B.B.A.LLB (Hons.), B.A.LL.B , B.B.A.LLB 
    SET A (SET-General)Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies & Research, Symbiosis Center for Media & Communication, SSE: Symbiosis School of Economics, Symbiosis School for Liberal Arts, Symbiosis School of Culinary ArtsBCA, BBA (IT), B.A. (M.C), B.Sc.(Economics Hons), Bachelor of Arts/Science (B.A/B.Sc - Liberal Arts) Hons, B.Sc. (Culinary Arts), B.Sc. (Hospitality Management)
    SET B (SET-General)Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies- Pune, Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies-Noida, Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies-NagpurBBA
    SITEEE (SET-Engineering)SIT: Symbiosis Institute of TechnologyB. Tech. (Computer Science / Electronics and Telecommunications / Information Technology / Mechanical / Civil) 

    Symbiosis SET 2021 Application Form 

    Symbiosis SET 2021 Application Form can be filled through online mode only. SET Application form is available on the official website – from the last week of January, 2021 onwards.

    SET Online Application Form 

    1. Visit the official website i.e.
    2. Click ‘Register Now’ on the upper right side of the page.
    3. Select ‘New Registration’ and fill in the details (Personal/ Aadhaar/ Test Center/ Academic) and upload your Photo.
    4. Online payment should be made through credit/ debit or net banking option.
    5. Once the payment is made, the receipt confirmation page will pop up.
    6. Save the page on desktop and take a print out of the same for future processing
    Note: For Engineering, it is not necessary to register for Symbiosis SET if the candidate wishes to specify the JEE (Main) score. Such candidates can apply directly to their preferred institute.

    Symbiosis SET 2021 Application Fee 

    • Symbiosis SET 2021 Application Fee is INR 1750.
    • Symbiosis SITEEE 2021 Application Fee is INR 2000.
    • Those applying for two exams have to pay an additional fee.
    • INR 1000 has to be paid for each program.
    • The fee amount is non-refundable.
    • The category of candidates has no effect on the fee amount. 
    • The fee can be paid via online or offline mode as tabulated below:
    Mode of PaymentOptions
    OnlineCredit Card/ Net Banking/ Indian Bank Net Banking
    OfflineCash/ Demand Draft

    Symbiosis SET – Reservation Policy 

    SIU offers the provision of reservation for candidates belonging to certain categories. This is in accordance with the UGC guideline 2006. The details of reservation offered are given below:

    Reservation IntakePercentage Reservation
    Within the sanctioned intakeScheduled Caste - 15 %
    Scheduled Tribe - 7.5 %
    Differently Abled - 3 %
    Over and above the intakeKashmir Migrants - 2 seats per programme
    International Students – 15 %
    Defence Quota5 % for SLS PUNE and SICSR, SCMS Pune

    Symbiosis SET 2021 Eligibility

    Course(s)SET Eligibility Criteria
    • Standard XII (10+2) passed from the recognized board with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the Chemistry / Biotechnology / Biology / Technical Vocational Subjects.
    • Obtained at least 45% marks (40% in case of candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes) in the above subjects taken together.
    • Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination passed from any recognized board 
    • Obtained at least 45% marks (40% marks for Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes)
    B.Des, BCA, BBA, BBA (IT), B.A. (Mass Comm.), B.A. (Liberal Arts), B.Sc (Economics), B.Sc (Liberal Arts) and B.Sc (Culinary Arts) 
    • Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination passed from any recognized board OR equivalent government approved diploma (10+3) 
    • Obtained at least 50% marks (45% marks for Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes)

    Symbiosis SET 2021 Admit Card 

    • SET 2021 Admit Card will be available on the SET website after completion of Application process
    • Log into your account using your registered number and password
    • Download the hall ticket and print it out, save a softcopy to your device and a cloud platform as well. 
    • Candidates appearing for multiple sessions will be given multiple admit cards which they have to carry during the exams. 

    How to download Symbiosis Admit Card? 

    Follow the steps given below to download Symbiosis SET Hall Ticket:

    1. Visit the official link.
    2. Click on “Symbiosis SET 2021 Admit Card Release”
    3. Enter your Symbiosis SET ID and DOB/ Password.
    4. View and save the admit card.
    5. Take a printout of the hall ticket and preserve it carefully.

    Symbiosis SET 2021 Exam Centers 

    • The online mode examination for SET/ SLAT/ SEED/ SITEEE 2020 was conducted across 80 cities all over India.
    • Depending on candidate preferences, more centers may be added for SET 2021. 
    • While filling in SET Application Form, you have to choose three preferences from the list of test centers. 
    Note: No change in the test city will be entertained once the candidate completes his/ her registration for Symbiosis SET 2021. Final exam center will be printed on SET Admit Card 2021.

    Symbiosis SET Exam Pattern 2021 

    It is essential that candidates should develop a clear idea about the exam pattern before appearing for Symbiosis Entrance Test. The examination will be conducted for four different programs namely General, Law, Engineering and Design. CheckSymbiosis SET Exam Pattern

    General highlights common to all the papers are listed below:

    • Mode of SET 2021: Online mode only
    • Duration of Exam: duration of each test is 150 minutes. No extra time will be given for candidates reporting late at the exam centre.
    • Nature of Questions: Objective type, each question will have 4 responses. Choose the most appropriate one.
    • SET Marking Scheme: There is no negative marking for any wrong answer.
    Note: All the sections in Symbiosis Entrance Test are mandatory.

    The number of sections in each question paper and the subjects tested vary depending on the type of paper. The total number of questions and total marks is also different. 

    SET 2021 Exam Pattern – SLAT 

    SectionNo. of QuestionsMaximum Marks
    Logical Reasoning3030
    Legal Reasoning3030
    Analytical Reasoning3030
    Reading Comprehension3030
    General Knowledge3030

    SET 2021 Exam Pattern – General Paper 

    SectionNo. of QuestionsMaximum Marks
    General English4040
    General Awareness4040
    Analytical and Logical Reasoning4040

    SET 2021 Exam Pattern – SITEEE 

    SectionNo. of QuestionsMaximum Marks

    SET 2021 Exam Pattern – SEED 

    SectionNo. of QuestionsMaximum Marks
    Design Aptitude150150

    Symbiosis SET 2021 Results 

    The coordinating body will release Symbiosis results on the official website. Candidates must visit the portal to download the result. The merit list will be prepared in order of the marks scored by candidates.

    Follow the steps given here to download Symbiosis SET 2021 Score Card:

    1. Visit the official Symbiosis SET website.
    2. Click on the link “Symbiosis SET 2021 Results”.
    3. Enter your Symbiosis SET ID and password.
    4. View and save your Symbiosis SET 2021 scorecard.
    Note: Save the scorecard for SET 2021 for future correspondence. 

    Symbiosis SET 2021 Counselling 

    • The counselling procedure will commence in the month of June 2021.
    • Candidates having their names in the merit list are eligible to participate in Symbiosis SET Counselling.
    • In order to participate in the counselling, candidates must be physically present at the reporting centre.
    • There will be further rounds of selection such as GD and PI.
    • After all the rounds conclude, the final allocation of the seats will be done on the basis of their total score.

    Documents Required for Symbiosis SET Counselling 

    • Class X marks sheet and qualifying certificate
    • Class XII marks sheet and qualifying certificate
    • Symbiosis SET 2021 Admit Card
    • JEE Main Score Card
    • Migration and School Leaving Certificate
    • Caste certificate

    Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2021 FAQs

    Question 1:When is SET Exam scheduled?

    Ans. SET is a common entrance test to enroll students in various undergraduate programs offered by Institutes under Symbiosis International University. SET 2021 is tentatively scheduled for the First week of May 2021.

    Question 2:Which all Law Institutes accept SET Scores?

    Ans. The scores accepting the scores of the SET exam are as follows:

    SLS – Symbiosis Law School, Pune

    SLS – Symbiosis Law School, Noida

    SLS – Symbiosis Law School, Hyderabad

    SLS – Symbiosis Law School, Nagpur

    Question 3:Is there any reservation criteria followed in Symbiosis SET 2021?

    Ans. Yes, there is a reservation policy in the examination. For SC/ ST category candidates, 15% of seats are reserved

    Question 4:Can I register for Symbiosis SET in offline mode?

    Ans. No, the application form will be available through online mode only. Payment of application fee can be done online or offline. 

    Question 5:Can I add another session in the application form once I have submitted the application?

    Ans. No. Once Symbiosis SET Application Form is submitted, it is not possible to add a new session. You will have to register again i.e. you will have to fill in the application form again.

    Question 6:Due to some unavoidable reason, I will not be able to appear for SET 2021. Will my application fee be refunded or not?

    Ans. No, the application fee once paid by the candidate is non-refundable. Any request in this regard will not be entertained.

    *The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College

    Fee Structure

    • 1750


    Sample/Mock Papers


    Full practice Papers for SET 2021






    are their chances of postpone of set exams which is on 31 may

    20 May, 2020 00:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Sambhav, right now, there is no such notification regarding extension of exam dates. However, if it happens, it will get updated here.

    20 May, 2020 01:04

    Can I give the test for both BA LLB and SET for economics honours.

    10 Apr, 2020 21:52
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Prabhroop, yes, you may appear in both the exams.

    11 Apr, 2020 01:16
    vidushi jhawar

    i want to apply for the mass communication courses in Symbiosis. Please help me with the registrations dates of the same.

    08 Dec, 2019 00:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Vidushi, candidates can apply for admission in this course from May 26, 2020 (tentatively).

    09 Dec, 2019 16:07
    Ishita Gupta

    Sir I have filled my form for slat but I did a mistake while filling my name ( I have filled only ishita and not ishita Gupta) I have already paid the fee, what should I do?

    04 Feb, 2019 10:28
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Ishita, please contact the organization for the relevant guidance.

    04 Feb, 2019 11:03
    Nikhil janghu

    about entrance test

    26 Dec, 2018 00:20
    Sarthak Mahajan

    Hi Nikhil, Symbiosis Entrance Test or SET is a university level entrance test for UG courses offered by SIU affiliated institutes. SET 2019 is scheduled for May 5, apply online before April 21. From 2019 onwards, Symbiosis SET Law Test will be known as Symbiosis Law Admission Test (SLAT), Symbiosis SET Design Test as Symbiosis Entrance Exam for Design (SEED), Symbiosis SET Engineering Test as SIT Engineering Entrance Exam (SITEEE).

    28 Dec, 2018 11:43
    Vijay Maurya


    29 Sep, 2018 00:20
    Akansha Expert

    Hello Vijay, You may please let me know how can I help you with this information.

    29 Sep, 2018 14:45

    Sir can i get admission to law on the basis of 12 now [ 18-19]. not given entrance exam BHUSARI SHUBHAM

    18 Sep, 2018 11:43
    Akansha Expert

    Hi Shubham, Admission is based on the entrance exam, as the college required.

    18 Sep, 2018 16:25
    Nipun Jain

    Sir,I am study final year in graduation but after then graduation they can apply lllb

    11 Sep, 2018 15:00
    Akansha Expert

    Hi Nipun, Please check this link for getting the Entrance exam Eligibility.

    11 Sep, 2018 17:24
    Akash kumar garg

    Is there any entrance for student willing to apply for 3 year llb course

    08 Sep, 2018 15:20
    Ritika Sharma

    Hi Akash, Yes there is SET exam for law.

    10 Sep, 2018 18:11
    L???? L????

    I want to apply for BCA 2018 in Symbiosis Pune, Please let me know dates regarding the SET exam for the same.

    03 Jun, 2018 00:19

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