(Exam Info) Symbiosis Entrance Test 2010 (SET 2010)

Symbiosis International University

Symbiosis Entrance Test 2010 (SET 2010)
Symbiosis International (Deemed University)

The Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) is a test conducted by the Symbiosis International (Deemed University). The test is conducted at the National level to ensure that meritorious students are admitted to the various constituent institutes of Symbiosis International (Deemed University). The test is conducted in various cities to ensure that maximum number of student get the advantage to appear for the entrance test and thereby get admitted to the prestigious institutions of Symbiosis International ( Deemed University).

Symbiosis is a place, which ensures that the student receives a high quality education and an all round personality development. I welcome you to the Symbiosis family.

Undergraduate Institutes of Symbiosis International (Deemed University)
Symbiosis is known for quality education and offers an array of Undergraduate programmes in Law, Management, Computer Studies, Health Sciences, Design, Media & Communication, Economics and Engineering.

The Constituent Institutes are:
1. Symbiosis Law School. [SLS] www.symlaw.ac.in

  • Bachelor of Arts & Bachelor of Law (BA, LLB)

  • Bachelor of Business Administration & Bachelor of Law (BBA, LLB)

2. Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies-Under graduate [SCMS-UG] www.scmsug.ac.in

  • Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

3.Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research [SICSR] www.symbiosiscomputers.com

  • Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA)

  • Bachelor of Business Administration

  • Information Technology (BBA - IT)

4. Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences [SIHS] www.sihspune.org

  • Bachelor of Science BSc (Medical Technology)

5. Symbiosis Institute of Design [SID] www.symbiosisdesign.ac.in

  • Bachelor of Design (BDes)

6. Symbiosis institutes of Media and Communication (UG) [SIMC- UG] www.simc.edu

  • Bachelor of Media Studies (BMS)

7. Symbiosis School of Economics [SSE] www.symbiosisschoolofeconomics.com

  • Bachelor of Science (Economics) BSc (Eco)

8. Symbiosis Institute of Technology [SIT] www.sit.siu.edu.in

  • Bachelor of Technology (BTech)

Symbiosis Law School [SLS]

  • Programs offered:
    Under Graduate: BA LLB and BBA LLB [5 years integrated programme]

Other Programs offered: (Diploma)
There are fourteen Part-time one year Diploma Programs and two Post-Graduate Diploma Programme available as value- addition. Many students pursue these programs alongside their Undergraduate or Masters Program.

For BA and BBA LLB:
The candidate should have passed 12th (10+2) examination from any recognized board with minimum 50% marks (45% for SC /ST students) in one attempt (No Compartment). Students who have appeared for their H.S.C finals and awaiting results are also eligible to apply, subject to submission of passing certificate by the announced date.

Age Limit: Candidate should be less than 20 years of age at the time of appearing for SET as on 02 May 2010. (2 years relaxation for SC/ST candidates ie 22 years)

Intake Limit for Pune:
The total intake is 200 seats (Inclusive of 150 seats of BBA LLB and 50 seats of BA LLB)

NB: Subject to statutory approval, seats will be available in the 5 years Law program in Noida Campus, by June 2010.

Important dates:

  • SET Result: 15 May 2010 (Saturday)

  • SLS will publish the list of the short listed candidates        

  • For personal interview by 5.00 pm.

(Only if they have applied for Symbiosis Law School) 20 May 2010 (Thursday) GD & Personal Interview of the short listed candidates: 31 May (Monday) to 02 June 2010 (Wednesday)

Contact us:
Dr Shashikala Gurpur - Principal: 020-25655114 - Ext 112
Mr C.J Rawandale - Vice- Principal: 020-25655114 - Ext 113
Lt Col Kiran Kanade (Retd) Registrar: 020-25655114 - Ext 114
Symbiosis Law School, S.B. Road, Pune - 411038
Tel: +91-20-2565 5114, 25665117, 25660934
Fax: +91-20-2567 17 11
E-mail: admission@symlaw.ac.in , info@symlaw.ac.in Website: www.symlaw.ac.in

Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies-Undergraduate (SCMS- UG)

Programme offered

  • Bachelor of Business Administration - (BBA) - Pune

  • Bachelor of Business Administration - (BBA) - Noida (Proposed to start in June 2010)

Eligibility for Admission (Indian students)

1. XII pass from any branch with minimum 50% marks for general (open) category and 45% marks for students of SC and ST category.
2. Qualifying the Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET), Group Discussion and Personal interview of our centre.

Indian students will be admitted on the basis of our center's merit list drawn out of the results of the selection process.

Eligibility for Admission (International Students)
Admissions of all International Students are done through The International Office of Symbiosis International (Deemed University). To check if you are an international student, refer to the URL: http://www.symbiosis.ac.in/international.html

Intake for the BBA programme in Pune.

  • Indian Students : 240

  • International Students (Including PIO and NRI students) : 60

  • Total: 300

Important Dates:

  • Registration closes  Saturday , April 10, 2010

  • Downloading of Admit cards  Friday April 21 ,2010 to Sunday May 2, 2010

Last date to send application fees of Rs 1000/-for SCMS(UG) by * DD in favour of Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies ( Under graduate), payable at Pune  Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET)Sunday, May 2, 2010

SET results Saturday, May 15, 2010 

  • Declaration of SCMS(UG) shortlist candidates for GD& PI Wednesday, May 19, 2010

  • Group Discussion and Interviews Monday, May 24 – to Saturday, May 29, 2010

  • First list of short listed candidates for admission to SCMS(UG) Thursday, June3, 2010

  • Last date for payment of fees of First list of candidates Thursday, June10, 2010

  • Second list of short listed candidates for admission Friday, June11, 2010

  • Last date for payment of fees of Second list of candidates Tuesday, June15, 2010

  • Third list of short listed candidates for admission Wednesday, June16, 2010

  • Last date for payment of fees of Third list of candidates Monday, June 21, 2010

  • Programme commencement date Monday, June 28, 2010

Contact us:
Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies, SCMS (UG)
Survey No.231, Viman Nagar, Pune – 411014
Tel: 91-20-26634531/33, TeleFax 020-26634532.
Website: www.scmsug.ac.in
Email: registrar@scmsug.ac.in

Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research (SICSR)


BBA (IT): Bachelor of Business Administration (Information Technology) (3 years Full Time Bachelor's Degree programme) 

Having passed XII standard examination from any stream, or Government diploma in Engineering / Technology, with minimum of 50% marks (45% for candidates from SC / ST categories)

Intake Capacity: 90

BCA: Bachelor of Computer Applications(3 years Full Time Bachelor's Degree programme)

Eligibility: Having passed XII standard examination from any stream, or Government diploma in Engineering / Technology, with minimum of 50% marks (45% for candidates from SC / ST categories)

Important Dates: Online registration for SICSR starts Will be displayed in SICSR Website shortly

  • SICSR Online Registration closes May 21,2010

  • Submission of online registration form During GD/PI

  • Schedule for GD/PI for the short listed candidates to displayed on. May 24,2010

  • GD/PI will be conducted at Pune on May 31,2010 to June 1,2010

  • Display of the first merit list June 05,2010

  • Last date for the payment of fees for the first merit list June 11,2010

  • Display of the second merit list June 12,2010

  • Last date for the payment of fees for the second merit list June 17,2010

  • Programme commencement: BBA(IT) : June 28, 2010

  • BCA: June 28, 2010

Note: The Institute, at its discretion, may decide to announce further Merit List(s).

Contact us:
Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research (SICSR)
Admission Department
Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research
1st Floor, Atur Centre, Gokhale Cross Road, Model Colony, Pune - 411016.
Tel :( +91) 020 - 2567 5601 / 02 Extension 103
Fax :( +91) 020 - 2567 5603
Email: admissions@sicsr.ac.in Website: http://sicsr.ac.in

Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS)

Programme Offered : Bachelor of Science – Medical Technology
The programme offers specializations in the following areas,
Cardiac Care Technology : Respiratory Therapy , Dialysis Technology, Imaging Sciences Technology, Clinical Lab. Technology, Operation Theatre and Anesthesia Technology.

Eligibility Criteria : Std XII Pass with any two of the following subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Botany, Zoology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Mathematics OR equivalent as decided by competent authority.

Working Professionals: For the candidates who have educational qualification and working experience in Cardiac Care / Respiratory Therapy / Dialysis Technology / Imaging Sciences / Clinical Lab. or Operation Theatre and Anesthesia Technology admissions will be given directly to 2nd year subject to approval of the the University.

Selection Procedure: Based on marks in XII Std. Science / Equivalent examination followed by Personal Interview. SET Examination score is preferred.

Important Date:

  • Last date of submission of filled application form  31st July'2010

  • Programme commencement  18th August'2010

  • Payment of 1st installment  At the time of admission

  • Last date for payment of 2nd installment  15th October'2010

  • Last date for payment of 3rd installment  31st December'2010

  • Convocation  November/December (As per SIDU schedule)

Contact us:
A Constituent of Symbiosis International (Deemed University) – SIU, Pune.
Senapati Bapat Road, Pune - 411004, Ph No: +91 -020 -25658012 (Ext No. 511, 513 & 519)
E – Mail ID: medtech@sihspune.org Web: www.sihspune.org

Symbiosis Institute of Design [SID]

Program: Bachelor of Design (BDes)

Eligibility : Candidates must have passed 10+2 (any stream) or equivalent with minimum of 50% marks obtained in the final examination to be eligible for the above mentioned programmes. The candidate should posses Creative Aptitude & Skills necessary to pursue Design Education as well as adoptability to the situations which the profession demands. One page write up stating your intention to take up design education should be attached along with your application.

Candidates with the relevant portfolio would be preferred.

1. Communication Design
    2. Product Design
    3. Fashion Design
    4. Fashion Communication

Important dates related to Institutes:

  • Last date for online application to SID  April 31, 2010

  • Last date for receipt of application money by DD along with payment advice at SID  May 10, 2010

  • Declaration of SET for Design result / Short list of candidates for Studio Test at www.symbiosisdesign.ac.in  May 16, 2010

  • Studio Test and Personal Interview at SID, Pune  June 1 to June 4, 2010

  • Declaration of First Merit List  June 7, 2010

  • Registration period for the First Merit List Candidates June 8 to June 11, 2010

  • Last date for Registration to the Programme  June 26, 2010

  • Commencement of the Programme  June 28, 2010

Note: Candidates on waiting list would be entertained depending on the vacancies after June 12, 2010.

Contact us:
Symbiosis Institute of Design (SID)
S No. 231/4A, Viman Nagar, Pune 411 014, INDIA Tel (EPABX): +91 20 2663 4546 / 47 / 48
Tel (Admissions) : +91 20 6561 3769 / 70 Fax: +91 20 2663 4549 Website: www.symbiosisdesign.ac.in / www.sid.edu.in Email: - Director           director@symbiosisdesign.ac.in Registrar registrar@symbiosisdesign.ac.in

Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication (SIMC-UG) Vimannagar

Programmes offered : Bachelor of Media Studies (BMS)
The full-time programme spread over a period of three years, and spaced out over six semesters of six months each, incorporating lectures, practical sessions, tutorials, assignments, presentations, research papers, field trips, study tours, projects and internships.

Eligibility: 10+2 in any discipline from any recognized Board /Council / University with a minimum of 50% (45% for SC/ST) aggregate marks, or equivalent grades, are eligible to seek admission. Applicants expecting their 12th results may also apply. Their admission will be provisional and subject to furnishing proof of securing a minimum of 50% (45% for SC/ST) aggregate marks, or equivalent grades, in the same latest by beginning of the Second Semester. Failure to furnish proof shall render their admission null and void. No extra time will be given for submission of final mark sheet even in the case of students who have applied for revaluation.

Intake: 120 seats

Important dates related to Institutes:

  • Online Application for SIMC ends :  May 9, 2010 

  • Short-listing for Second Round  :  May 17, 2010 

  • Second Round  :  May 29-31, 2010

  • Merit List  :  June 05, 2010

  • Last date for payment of fee  :  June 19, 2010

  • Induction  :  June 27, 2010

  • Session Commencement :  June 28, 2010

  • Please note that the above dates are subject to change.

Contact us
Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication (UG) Survey No. 231, Viman Nagar Pune – 411 014 Maharastra.
Tel: +91 20 2663 4511-14 Fax: +91 20 2663 4515 E-.mail: simcug@simc.edu Web site: www.simc.edu

Symbiosis School of Economics (SSE)

Programmes offered: The School offers a BSc (Economics) programme

Duration: Three years (Full Time)

Intake: Indian students: 120.

Eligibility for admission:

  • XII pass from any branch with minimum 50% marks for the general category and 45% for students of SC and ST category.

  • Qualifying the Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) and Group discussion & Personal Interview of the School.

Important Dates: On-Line application to Institutes of your choice begins www.set-test.org  February 22, 2010

  • Last day to apply on-line to institutes May 10, 2010

  • SET results May 15, 2010

  • Declaration of Institute shortlist for GD& PI May 18, 2010 at 06.00 pm

  • Group Discussion and Interviews  May 25 to May 27, 2010

  • Programme commencement Date June 28, 2010

  • Last date for Registration for SET  April 10, 2010

  • Last date for Payment of SET fees  April 13, 2010

The Demand drafts of only candidates who have applied on or before May 10, 2010 will be accepted. Those who have not applied to the institutes online before May 10, 2010 are urged not to send the DD.

Contact Us:
Symbiosis School of Economics
3rd Floor SCHC Building, Senapati Bapat Road,
Pune-411004 Tel: 020-25672520 Fax: 020-25675406 Website: www.sse.ac.in E-mail ID: admissions@sse.ac.in

Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT)

Programmes offered: Four year BTech

Eligibility : General Category - Passed HSC (10+2) or equivalent examination from any Statutory Board with 60% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics (PCM).

SC/ST - Passed HSC (10+2) or equivalent examination from any Statutory Board with 55% aggregate marks in PCM.

Students who have good scores in various entrance examinations like SET (Symbiosis Entrance Test) or AIEEE or JEE or MHCET will be considered for admission.

Note: - Valid scores for above mentioned entrance test of year 2010 will be considered for admission process.


  • Computer Science - 60

  • Electronics Telecommunications - 60

  • Mechanical  - 60

  • Information Technology - 30

  • Civil  - 30

  • Scheduled Caste  : 15%

  • Scheduled Tribe  : 7.5 %

  • Sponsored Category (Management Quota)  : 15%

  • Differently abled : 3%

Contact Us:
Symbiosis Institute of Technology,
Gram: Lavale, Taluka - Mulshi, Pune 411 042. Telephone numbers - 020- 39116250/53/54
Email – sitadmission@sit.siu.edu.in, sitinfo@sit.siu.edu.in

How To Apply: How to Register For SET – 2010.

Step 1: A candidate can register for one paper from the morning session viz Law or Engineering or Health Sciences and one paper from the afternoon session viz. General or Design Register at www.set-test.org. This will generate your SET ID. You need to upload latest scanned photograph (in the given format and size) of own at the time of online registration.

Step 2: Pay a non-refundable fee of Rs 1400/- towards the Test Fee and the prospectus of undergraduate programmes of Symbiosis International (Deemed University) The SIDU Admission Cell will courier a copy of prospectus to the address registered at www.set-test.org
You have four (4) choices for payment. For different modes of payment, different 'Payment Advice' formats are created. Choose a payment mode and print a 'Payment Advice' form online.

1. CASH: This 'Payment Advice' form is in three parts. Pay Rs 1400/- in cash at Axis Bank branch in your city. Refer to the list of branches on the website. The bank will return two parts of the 'Payment Advice' form to you. The 'Student copy' is your receipt. Sign the Symbiosis copy of the 'Payment Slip' form stamped by Axis Bank and send it to:-

Symbiosis Test Secretariat
Symbiosis International (Deemed University)
    Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi, Dist: Pune - 411042

Get a crossed demand draft for Rs 1400/- from any Nationalized Bank in favor of "Symbiosis Test Secretariat" payable at Pune. Sign the single copy of the 'Payment Advice' for Demand Draft and send it along with Demand Draft to the Symbiosis Test Secretariat at,

Symbiosis Test Secretariat
Symbiosis International (Deemed University)
    Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi, Dist: Pune - 411042

You may pay directly through either Master or Visa card online. Follow the instructions given in the SET website.

You may transfer your SET test fee to Symbiosis Test Secretariat account using Net Banking option.

Note: Please note that Symbiosis Test Secretariat will not be held responsible for non-delivery on any delay on the part of courier / postal services.

How to apply to Undergraduate Institutes of Symbiosis International (Deemed University) : You may apply online for admission to an undergraduate institute of the University. The application fee is Rs 1000/- per institute, except for SICSR. (The application fee for SICSR is Rs 1500/- for one/two programmes). The last date for applying online is May, 12 2010. After declaration of the SET result, the institute to which you have applied will conduct further selection process for short listed candidates. The schedule for the same will be published on the websites of the institute.

Applying to any undergraduate institute of the University is online. There are two options to apply.

1. From SET website : While paying SET fees online, a candidate may also pay the application fee for admission to a desired institute. Even after closing of the payment for SET, a candidate may still apply through SET website.

2. From the institute website : A candidate may also register separately for SET and applying to an institute. However, SET registration and appearing for the test is mandatory. It is important to see that a candidate appears for the appropriate SET paper to seek admission. An institute may also be offering more than one programme. A candidate should ensure the desired programme is selected.

You cannot apply to an institute that does not accept the score of the test that you choose to give. For example, if you choose to give the General test only, you cannot apply to SLS. Similarly, if you choose to give the Law test only, you cannot apply to SSE or SCMS (UG) or SICSR.
You may give both tests and apply to all the four institutes.

Similarly, you may give the Design test and the Engineering/ Health Sciences test and apply to SID, SIT/SIHS. The University's Undergraduate Programme commencement Date  Monday, June 28, 2010

Test Cities:
SET Test is conducted in 17 cities. A candidate may choose any one city. The centre and its address will be informed to the candidate on the Admit Card.

  1. Ahmedabad

  2. Kochi

  3. Bengaluru

  4. Kolhapur

  5. Bhubaneshwar

  6. Kolkata

  7. Chandigarh

  8. Lucknow

  9. Chennai

  10. Mumbai

  11. Delhi

  12. Nagpur

  13. Hyderabad

  14. Nashik

  15. Indore

  16. Pune

  17. Jaipur

Symbiosis Test Secretariat reserves the right to change or allot a city other than the one requested by the candidate in the event of the requested city is not being available for any reason.

Important Dates:

  • Online registration closes  April 10, 2010 Saturday

  • Payment closes on April 13, 2010 Tuesday

  • Symbiosis Entrance Test May 2nd , 2010 Sunday

  • Law/ Engineering /Health sciences : 9:30 am to 12.00 noon

  • General / Design Test : 2.30 pm to 5.00 pm

  • SET Result  May 15, 2010 Saturday

Sivakumar Mathada, Registrar
Symbiosis International (Deemed University)
Symbiosis Test Secretariat
Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi, Dist: Pune – 411042 India
Phone: 020-39116226 / 27; Telefax: 020-39116228
www.set-test.org ; University Website: www.siu.edu.in
Email: symbitest@siu.edu.in, Email: info@set-test.org