Dec. 27, 2017
Symbiosis Entrance Test Bachelors of Business Administration

SET BBA 2018SET BBA 2018 – The Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) for admission to undergraduate management courses is scheduled to be conducted on May 5, 2018. Registration for SET BBA will start on January 9. To be eligible for SET BBA 2018, candidates must have passed their higher secondary. SET BBA 2018 will be held offline. SET BBA 2018 consists of 150 objective type multiple choice questions divided into 4 sections- General English, Quantitative Aptitude, General Awareness and Analytical and Logical Reasoning. Candidates have to attempt the paper within 2.5 hours. As per SET BBA 2018 admission process, candidates qualifying the written test will be called for counselling based on their scores. SET BBA counselling is scheduled to be held on June 2 for SC / ST / DA / KM candidates and June 3 for general candidates. Candidates can read below for more details on SET BBA 2018 important dates, eligibility criteria, application form, exam centre, admit card, exam pattern and syllabus.


SET BBA 2018 – exam overview

Exam name
Symbiosis Entrance Test
Exam category
Exam level
Conducting body
Symbiosis International University
Commonly known as
Programmes covered
2.5 hours
Exam Type
Objective (MCQs)


SET BBA Important Dates 2018

The dates pertaining to SET BBA 2018 are given in the table below.

SET BBA 2018 important dates
S. No.
SET BBA application process 2018 begins in
January 9, 2018
SET BBA application process 2018 ends by
April 15, 2018
SET BBA admit card 2018 releases in
Fourth week of April, 2018
SET BBA entrance exam 2018 will be held on
May 5, 2018
SET BBA result 2018 will be declared in
Third Week of May, 2018


SET BBA eligibility criteria 2018

Candidates must check the eligibility criteria set by SIU for SET BBA 2018 before filling up the SET BBA application form 2018. SET BBA eligibility criteria 2018 includes the candidate’s minimum age, educational qualification, domicile and documents.

  • Education Qualification: Candidates must have passed Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination from any recognised statutory board in India with a minimum 50% in aggregate (45% for S.C./S.T.).

SET BBA application form 2018

SET BBA application form 2018 becomes available from January 9. The last date to download SET BBA 2018 registration form will be April 15, 2018. Candidates must keep tracking this page and fill up as soon as SIU releases the form. Based on last year’s information, application fee of SET BBA 2018 should be around Rs 2,500 and will be non-refundable.

Given below are steps that will be helpful in filling up SET BBA application form 2018 online.

  • Step 1: Registration and creation of SET ID

  • Step 2: Furnishing of all required details

  • Step 3: Uploading of image and signature

  • Step 4: Fee payment

  • Step 5: Confirmation page printout

To know how to fill SET BBA application form 2018, click here (the link will be activated as and when SIU releases the form).

SET BBA exam centre 2018

There are 21 cities in which SET BBA 2018 will be held. These are:

West Bengal
Tamil Nadu
Uttar Pradesh
New Delhi
Madhya Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh

Candidates at the time of filling up SET BBA application form 2018 must mention their city of preference. Change in exam centre is not possible once SET BBA admit card 2018 is released.

SET BBA admit card 2018

Symbiosis International University will release the SET BBA admit card 2018 in the fourth week of April 2018 which will be available for download till first week of May 2018. Candidates can download their respective admit cards as a link will be given out on this page when the university releases it. Once they get a printout of the same, they must attach a passport sized photograph on it. The SET BBA 2018 hall ticket will have their roll number, name, address and name of the exam center. They must check whether all the details are printed correctly or not.

SET BBA exam pattern 2018

  1. SET BBA 2018 will be a paper-pencil based test, i.e. it will be held in offline mode. As per the SET BBA exam pattern 2018, the test paper comprises 150 objective multiple choice questions spread over 4 sections, all of them to be attempted within 2.5 hours. The sections are General English, Quantitative Aptitude, General Awareness and Analytical and Logical Reasoning. Every question carries one mark and there is no negative marking in case a question has been answered incorrectly. No extra time will be provided to candidates under any circumstances.

No. of Questions
Total Marks
General English
Quantitative Aptitude
General Awareness
Analytical & Logical Reasoning


SET BBA syllabus 2018

Symbiosis International University has prescribed a syllabus for SET BBA 2018. Given below are the sections in SET BBA 2018 and the topics covered under them.

  • Quantitative Aptitude: Numbers, profit and loss, fractions and decimals, ratio and proportion, graphs and pie charts.

  • General English: Grammar, identification of common errors, synonyms, antonyms, word formation and fill in the blanks.

  • Analytical and Logical Reasoning: Verbal analogy, word sequence, terms and prepositions and time sequence.

  • General Awareness: Geography, Economics, History, Politics and Current Affairs.

SET BBA exam day guidelines 2018

On the day of SET BBA 2018 entrance test, there are a few things candidates must get in order before leaving for their exam centre. They must not forget to carry their SET BBA admit card 2018 and along with it a valid ID Proof with them, which can be any one among their PAN card, Passport, Aadhaar ID or Voter ID. It is mandatory that both of these be carried. Failing to do so would result in the candidate not being allowed to sit in the exam. Also, cell phones, calculators, watch calculators, alarm clocks, digital watches with built in calculators will not be allowed in the examination centre.

SET BBA answer key 2018

The SET BBA answer key 2018 is a document containing all the right answers to questions asked in SET BBA 2018. It is usually released only once the exam is over. So far, it is uncertain whether Symbiosis International University will release an answer key for SET BBA 2018 or not.

SET BBA result 2018

SET BBA result 2018 will be declared online in the third week of May 2018. A link will be given on this page as and when the result is declared and candidates can check for the same by clicking on the link, entering their roll number or login ID/password and clicking on submit.

SET BBA merit list 2018

The SET BBA merit list 2018 will be released by SIU after it declares the result for SET BBA 2018 in the third week of May 2018. Candidates achieving the specified SET BBA cut off 2018 will become eligible for the next round of selection. Ensuing rounds entail a Written Ability Test followed by a Personal Interview.

SET BBA cutoff 2018

SET BBA cutoff 2018 refers to the minimum marks candidates must obtain in SET BBA 2018 in order to get shortlisted for further rounds of selection. SET BBA cutoff 2018 will be released only after SET BBA result 2018 has been declared by SIU. All participating institutes in SET BBA 2018 will declare their SET BBA 2018 cutoff separately. Factors decisive in determining SET BBA cutoff 2018 include difficulty level of SET BBA 2018, number of candidates appearing in the exam and the total number of seats available at each SET BBA 2018 participating institute.

SET BBA selection process 2018

Based on their score in SET BBA 2018, candidates will be invited to participate in subsequent rounds of selection. Each institute will release a list of shortlisted candidates who will be notified for Personal Interviews and for the Written Ability Test. Accordingly, the final selection will be decided.

Colleges accepting SET BBA

GIBS Business School
GIBS Business School
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ITM Business School
ITM Business School
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School of Inspired Leadership
School of Inspired Leadership
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Entrepreneurship and Management Processes International
Entrepreneurship and Management Processes International
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IFIM Business School
IFIM Business School
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