SET 2018


SET 2018SET 2018Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) is administered by Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT), Pune for admissions in five engineering courses offered at the institute. SET 2018 is a pen and paper based test likely to be held in around 21 Indian cities in the first week of May. Apart from SET 2018, admission will be also be offered to candidates qualifying JEE Main 2018 or MHT CET 2018. Candidates have to fill SET application form 2018 which will be available online in the fourth week of December 2018. SET admit card will be issued to registered candidates in the fourth week of April 2018. Students appearing in SET 2018 have to attempt questions 100 questions from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Based on SET merit list, the institute will fill a total number of 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.


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

The important dates of SET list out the schedule of events related to the entrance exam and admission. SIT has not yet announced the dates of SET 2018. As soon as the official dates are announced, it will be updated on this page. Candidates can check the tentative dates of SET 2018 related to application form, admit card, result, counselling etc. in the table given below:

SET 2018 important dates

S.No. SET 2018 events Dates
1. SET application form 2018 releases on Fourth week of December 2017
2. Last date to submit SET application form Second week of April 2018
3. Last date to pay registration fees Third week of April 2018
4. Availability of SET 2018 Admit Card Fourth week of April 2018
5. SET 2018 Exam First week of May 2018
6. SET 2018 Result Third week of May 2018
7. Last date to register for admission through JEE Main 2018/MHT CET 2018 Second week of June 2018
8. SET 2018 counselling starts from Second week of June 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 marks in the above-mentioned subjects taken together.

SET Application Form 2018

The application form of SET 2018 will be available online for aspirants seeking admission through the entrance test as well as through JEE Main 2018/MHT CET 2018. SET application fee is Rs. 1500 which can be paid through debit card/ credit card/ net banking, demand draft or in cash. 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) Print out of application form

SET Exam Centres 2018

Symbiosis Institute of Technology, Pune will conduct the entrance test in around 20 cities across the country. Candidates have to select 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 in the fourth week of April. 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 print out of the admit card and take it to the allotted exam centre along with a valid photo ID proof. 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 Offline
Type of Questions Multiple choice questions (MCQs)
Total no. Of Questions Physics: 25
Chemistry: 25
Mathematics: 50
Total Marks 200
Marking scheme Each question will be allotted 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 Total intake
1. Computer Science and Engineering 60
2. Civil Engineering 60
3. Information Technology 60
4. Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering 120
5. Mechanical Engineering 120
  Total 420

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 Result 2018

The Result of SET 2018 will be announced in the third week of May. 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 will be conducted in the institute in the first week of June 2018. The counselling of SET will be done separately for candidates applying for admission through SET 2018 and for candidates applying through JEE Main 2018 & MHT CET 2018. Candidates have to report for the counselling in person. Seats will be allotted to the desirable 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.

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