Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2017

by Ankita Sabharwal

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) is for admission into Symbiosis International University Pune undergraduate programmes. SET 2017 is an all India Entrance Exam conducted by Symbiosis International University for admission to its various courses for the academic session 2017-18. This page gives the complete information on Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET). A candidate aspiring to pursue an undergraduate programme at Symbiosis International University has to go through following stages for admission in Symbiosis International University. 

  • STAGE 1: Appear in Symbiosis Entrance Test
  • STAGE 2: Apply online to the desired SIU's constituent institutes.
  • STAGE 3: Attend further selection process of the chosen institutes.

Symbiosis Entrance Test - SET 2017

Candidates can fill the application form for Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET 2017) from 26 December 2016 till 13 April 2017 on the official website of the university and also by following the link given below. The Symbiosis Entrance Test will be held on 6 May 2017 for all the courses. The admit card for SET 2017 will be available from 22 April 2017 onwards. The final result/score card will be made available on 19 May 2017. The SET scorecard will be available on the official website for a month.

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2017 is a mandatory written test for the admission process for the undergraduate programmes of the following Symbiosis institutes namely:-

Symbiosis Entrance Test is not mandatory for some Symbiosis Institute

SET 2017 is only the first step towards seeking admission in Symbiosis International University as each Symbiosis Institute has its own independent selection process. However, SET is not mandatory for the following Symbiosis Institute.

  • Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS)
  • Symbiosis College of Nursing (SCON)
  • Symbiosis School of Photography (SSP)
  • Symbiosis School of Liberal Arts (SSLA)

 Symbiosis Entrance Test Institutes and Courses

Symbiosis Entrace Test SET 2017 Important Dates

SET Exam 2017


 Symbiosis SET Application Process Begins

26 December 2016

Symbiosis SET Application Process Ends

13 April 2017

Symbiosis Entrance Test Admit Card

22 April 2017

SET Exam 2017

Morning Session - 9.30 AM to 12.00 noon
Afternoon Session - 2.30 PM to 5.00 PM

6 May 2017

SET Result

19 May 2017

Symbiosis Entrance Test Counselling Dates

Counselling for SET Candidates

4 June 2017

JEE (Main) candidates & MHT-CET

11 June 2017

Second Counselling (based on availability of vacant seats)

25 June 2017
Date of Commencement of session

3 July 2017

Quick Links related to Symbiosis SAT

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2017 Application Form - Apply Here

SET 2017 Application Process has now started. Candidates can register for SET examination on Official Website by paying an online fee.The last date of registration for SET examination is 13 April 2017. SET 2017 Application form can be filled online only for various undergraduate courses and candidates are required to fill the common Application Form.

SET Exam 2017 is a Pen and Paper based exam for admission to undergraduate institutes of Symbiosis International University. It is applicable only for admission to UG Courses. SET is a common application procedure for admission into Undergraduate programmes offered by undergraduate institutes of Symbiosis International University.

SET Application Form


Symbiosis Entrance Test SET 2017 Admit Card

SET Admit Card 2017 will be available for download from 22 April 2017. SET Admit Card will be available on the official website only for those eligible candidates who have submitted their duly filled application forms before the due date. Candidates need to know that no admit card will not be dispatched through the post to the candidates, so no correspondence in this regard will be considered.

Candidates must bring the admit card and a photo identity proof to the test centre. It will be authenticated during the Test. Candidates shall preserve the authenticated admit card till the admission processes of the desired Symbiosis institutes are over. If the admit card is lost, no duplicate admit card will be issued.

SET 2017 Admit Card

Symbiosis Entrance Test SET 2017 Result 


SET Result 2017 and SET 2017 Score Card will be declared on 19 May 2017. SET Result 2017 will be declared by Symbiosis International University (SIU) for the entrance exam to be conducted on 6 May 2017 for all the courses on All India basis. SET 2017 will be conducted in Pen and paper Based across many states in India. 

After checking the SET result, it is also mandatory for the candidates to fill the online admission form for the individual Institutes for the desired programme before the closing date of application of the respective Institute. The link is provided below. By following the link, the candidates will get the complete information about SET Result and all the related important dates

SET 2017 Result and Score Card

Symbiosis Entrance Test SET Exam Pattern

SET Exam has five different papers, namely: General, Design, Law, Engineering and Health Sciences. SET Exam will be conducted in two sessions, morning and afternoon. A candidate may take more than one paper. However, they will have to choose one paper from morning session and one paper from afternoon session

  • Duration of exam: 150 minutes.
  • Type of Exam: SET is an objective question type test.
  • Medium of Question paper: SET Exam is conducted in the English language. 
  • Mode of exam: Pen and Paper based

The SET is an aptitude test and is objective in nature (for all the papers). Each question presents four options for answers. There is no negative marking for wrong answers.

SET Exam Pattern

Symbiosis Entrance Test SET Test Centers


There are total 21 cities in which the SET exam will be conducted. The name of the cities is given in the table below. Candidates can check the test centres.



























Symbiosis University Seats Reservation

Within the Sanctioned Intake


Seats reserved

Scheduled Caste


Scheduled Tribe


Differently Abled


Over & Above Sanctioned Intake

Jammu and Kashmir Migrants

2 seats per programme

International Students

15% (Including PIO and NRI)

The candidates are suggested to follow the link provided below as by following the link, the candidates will get to know the complete reservation policy

Symbiosis University Seats Distribution


College Course
Symbiosis Law School(SLS), Pune
  • BBALLB - 120 Seats
  • BALLB - 180 Seats

Symbiosis Law School(SLS), Hyderabad

  • BALLB - 120 Seats
  • BBALLB - 120 Seats
Symbiosis Law School(SLS), Noida
  • BALLB - 60 Seats
  • BBALLB - 120 Seats
Symbiosis Institute of Design [SID], Pune  
  • B.Design
    • Communication Design - 86 Seats
    • Industrial Design - 52 Seats
    • Fashion Design - 30 Seats
    • Fashion Communication - 33 Seats
Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research [SICSR]
  • Pune BCA - 60 Seats
  • BBA IT - 90 Seats  
Symbiosis Centre for Media and Communication [SCMC], Pune
  •   BA(MC) - 120 Seats  
Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies [SCMS], Pune 
  •  BBA - 300 Seats  
Symbiosis School of Economics [SSE], Pune
  • B.SC (Eco honours) - 130 Seats 
Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies[SCMS], Noida 
  •  BBA - 150 Seats  

Symbiosis School for Liberal Arts [SSLA], Pune 

  • BA(LA)/BSC(LA) - 100 seats

Symbiosis School of Culinary Arts [SSCA], Pune 

  • B.Sc (Culinary Arts) - 60 Seats

Symbiosis Institute of Technology(SIT), Pune

Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech)

  • Civil Engineering - 60 Seats
  • Computer Science & Engineering - 60 Seats
  • ECE Engineering - 120 Seats
  • Information Technology - 60 Seats
  • Mechanical Engineering - 120 Seats

Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS), Pune 

B.Sc (Medical Technology) - 90 Seats

Symbiosis College Of Nursing (SCON), Pune 

B. Sc. Nursing - 50 Seats 


Symbiosis University Reservation Policy

Symbiosis International University Information Brochure 2017

The Symbiosis University has released the information brochure for the year 2017. The candidates can find all the relevant details of all the courses offered at the different institutes of Symbiosis. The information brochure of Symbiosis University for the year 2017 is given below.


Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) 2017 Helpline Number

Phone: 020- 39116227, 020 - 39116226

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