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Feb. 8, 2018
Symbiosis Entrance Test

SET 2018SET 2018 - Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) administered by Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT), Pune is now known as SITEEE 2018. The exam is held for admission to five engineering courses offered by the institute. SET 2018 will be conducted online in 85 Indian cities on May 5, 2018. The application form of SET 2018 is available online from January 29 to April 14, 2018. Post SET 2018 registration, candidates will have to register and make payment separately for the institutes and programmes applying for. Apart from SET 2018, admission will be also be offered to candidates qualifying JEE Main 2018 and MHT CET 2018. SET admit card will be issued to registered candidates from April 21, 2018. Those applying for SET 2018 by March 18 will be sent a mail before March 26 regarding the exam centre allotted to them. Students appearing in SET 2018 have to attempt 100 questions from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. SET 2018 result will be available online from on May 14 and will be available up to June 15, 2018. Based on SET merit list, the institute will fill around 420 B.Tech seats. Only those candidates who will fulfill SET eligibility criteria will be offered admission in the institute. For complete information about SET 2018 such as eligibility criteria, important dates, application form, exam pattern, admit card read the article given below on this page.
Latest: SET Application Form 2018 available now


SET 2018 - Overview

Exam name Symbiosis Entrance Test
Exam category Undergraduate
Exam level University level
Conducting Body Symbiosis Institute of Technology, Pune
Commonly known as SET
Programmes covered B.Tech
Exam Duration 2 hours 30 minutes

SET Important Dates 2018

SIT has announced the important dates of SET 2018. Candidates can check the SET 2018 important dates in the table given below:

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SET 2018 important dates

S.No. SET 2018 events Dates
SET application form 2018 released on
January 29, 2018
Last date to submit SET application form
April 14, 2018
Last date to pay registration fees
April 14, 2018
Availability of SET 2018 Admit Card
April 21, 2018
SET 2018 Exam
May 5, 2018 (2:30 pm to 5 pm)
SET 2018 Result
May 14, 2018
Last date to register for admission through JEE Main 2018/ MHT CET 2018
May 20, 2018
SET 2018 counselling for SC / ST / DA / KM candidates
June 2, 2018
SET 2018 counselling for general candidates
June 3, 2018

SET Eligibility Criteria 2018

SIT has laid down few requirements related to academic qualification that candidates need to fulfill to secure admission in the university. Aspirants can check SET eligibility criteria 2018 below:

  • Candidates must have passed class 12 or equivalent examination with Mathematics and Physics as compulsory subjects along with any one of Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Technical Vocational subject/ Biology as optional.
  • General category candidates have to obtain the minimum aggregate of 45% in the above-mentioned subjects taken together.
  • Candidates belonging to reserved category must obtain at least 40% aggregate in the above-mentioned subjects taken together.

SET Application Form 2018

The application form of SET 2018 has released online from January 29 till April 14, 2018. SET application form 2018 is available for aspirants seeking admission through the entrance test as well as through JEE Main 2018 or MHT CET 2018. SET application fee is  Rs.1750 which can be paid through Billdesk Gateway, Axis Bank Gateway, Indian Bank Gateway or Demand Draft in favour of 'Symbiosis Test Secretariat' payable at Pune. Candidates registering for SET 2018 will also have to register for the institutes offering their choice of programmes by paying separate registration fee as applicable. SET application procedure involves the following steps:

Step 1) Registration for SET 2018
Step 2) Filling online application form of SET
Step 3) Uploading of scanned images
Step 4) Payment of requisite fee
Step 5) Preview and printout of application form
Step 6) Registration for programmes and institute applying for
If paying through DD, details of the same have to be filled in the payment advice form and sent to the following address:
Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi, Dist.: Pune – 412115
Phone: 020-39116226/ 27.

SET Exam Centres 2018

Symbiosis Institute of Technology, Pune will conduct the entrance test in 85 cities across the country. Candidates have to select three exam cities as per their preference at the time of applying for SET. SIT will allot SET exam centre based on preference of cities selected at the time of filling up the application form. The name and address of SET exam centre 2018 will be mentioned on the admit card.

SET Admit Card 2018

The Admit Card of SET 2018 will be available for download from April 21 till exam date. SIT will issue SET admit card to only those candidates who will apply for the entrance test. To download SET 2018 admit card candidates have to log in through their SET ID and password. Test takers must ensure to take a coloured printout of the admit card and take it to the allotted exam centre along with a valid photo ID proof such as Passport, Driving license, Voter ID Card, Pan Card or Aadhaar Card. Black and white admit cards will not be accepted. SET admit card must be preserved until the completion of admission process.

SET Exam Pattern 2018

The Exam Pattern of SET 2018 comprises the overall structure of the question paper. Candidates can check details related to SET 2018 exam such as examination mode, type of questions, number of questions, total marks etc. below:

Total no. of papers One
Mode of Examination Online
Type of Questions Multiple choice questions (MCQs)
Total no. Of Questions Physics: 25
Chemistry: 25
Mathematics: 50
Total Marks 200
Marking scheme Each correct answer will be awarded two marks. There is no negative marking for wrong answers.

SET 2018 Programmes

Symbiosis Institute of Technology offers admission to the following five B.Tech programmes:

S.No. Name of B.Tech programmes
1. Computer Science
2. Civil Engineering
3. Information Technology
4. Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering
5. Mechanical Engineering

SET Syllabus 2018

The syllabus of SET for the entrance test is not defined separately by SIT. SET question paper will be based on the syllabus prescribed by CBSE for Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics prescribed in class XI and XII. Test takers must cover the entire syllabus to score good marks in SET 2018 to qualify for admission in the institute.

SET Sample Papers 2018

Candidates preparing for SET 2018 must practice sample papers to prepare more effectively for the test. Solving sample papers of SET on a regular basis will help students to know about their weaknesses and improve their speed and accuracy level. SET 2018 sample papers will help candidates to revise the topics they studied for the entrance test. Candidates must ensure to solve SET sample papers after covering the syllabus.

SET Answer Key 2018

The answer key of SET consists correct answers to questions asked in the entrance examination. With the use of SET answer key 2018, candidates can cross-check their responses and know the score that might obtain in the examination. SET answer key will allow candidates to analyse their performance and know their chances of qualifying the exam. SET 2018 will be held in the online mode and hence the answer key will not be available this year.

SET Result 2018

The Result of SET 2018 will be announced on May 14 and will be available up to June 15, 2018. SET result will be declared online for all candidates who have appeared in the entrance test. To check the result candidates have to enter their SET ID and password in the login window. SET result 2018 will consist the marks obtained by candidates in the test. Candidates must check the result and download it for future correspondence.

SET Merit List 2018

The merit list of SET 2018 will be published after the declaration of the result. SET merit list will be prepared on the basis of scores obtained by the students in the entrance test. SIT will also publish merit list for candidates applying for admission through JEE Main and MHT CET. Admission to various engineering branches in the institute will be done on the basis of SET 2018 rank list.

SET Cutoff 2018

The cutoff of SET 2018 will be declared by SIT for the counselling day. Only those candidates who will secure the cutoff will be able to participate in the counselling. SET cutoff will be published online as well as informed to candidates through email one week prior to the commencement of counselling.

SET Counselling 2018

SET counselling  for SC / ST / DA / KM candidates will start on June 2 while for general candidates will commence on June 3. The counselling of SET will be done separately for candidates applying for admission through SET 2018 and for candidates applying through JEE Main 2018 and MHT CET 2018. Candidates have to report for the counselling in person. Seats will be allotted to candidates on the basis of marks/ rank scored in their respective entrance examination. Each and every student must report in person along with the required documents for SET 2018 counselling.

Symbiosis International University
Near Lupin Research Park, Gram: Lavale,

Tal: Mulshi, Pune 412 115
Admission inquiry no. : +91 20 29116300
Fax No. : +91 20 39116460
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