Symbiosis Entrance Test 2024

Symbiosis Entrance Test 2024

Mode of ExamOnline
Level of ExamUniversity Level

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) is conducted by the Symbiosis International (Deemed) University, which is one of the most prestigious universities in India, for admissions to its undergraduate programmes across various Symbiosis colleges.

Admissions to courses such as

  • BBA
  •  BCA
  •  BA Mass Communication
  •  BA/BSC Liberal Arts
  •  BSc Eco/Eco(H)
  •  BSc Culinary ArtS
     are granted after one successfully qualifies the SET exam.

What is SET?

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) is conducted by Symbiosis International (Deemed University) for admission to Symbiosis institutes. The SET exam is a gateway for admissions to undergraduate courses such as Management, Law, Engineering, Economics, Mass Communication, Computer Studies and Liberal Arts. Earlier, the exam was also conducted for B.Sc Culinary Arts but this exam was scrapped in the year 2021 for this course. The SET exam 2024 application form, admit card and results will be available online only and there is no provision for an offline application process. 

SET Exam 2024: Highlights

Check out the important highlights and features of the SET exam in the table below to get an overview of the SET 2024 exam. 



 Exam name

 Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET)

 Conducting body

 Symbiosis International (Deemed University)

 Exam level

 National Level

 Exam frequency

 Once a year

 Exam mode



 One hour


 General English, Logical Reasoning, Quantitative Skills and General Awareness

 Exam pattern

 Multiple Choice Questions with no negative marking



 Application fees

 INR 1,950

 Number of Seats

 760 seats

 Exam purpose

 Admission into 10 colleges

 Courses offered

 BBA, BCA, BA Mass Communication, BA/BSC Liberal Arts, BSc Eco/Eco(H)

 No. of test cities

 76 test cities
 Exam date and time

 SET Test 01: 05-May-2024

 SET Test 02: 11-May-2024

 Time: 11:30 AM to 12:30 AM

 Helpdesk No


 Official website


SET Exam 2025: Highlights

Check out the important highlights and features of the SET exam in the table below to get an overview of the SET 2025 exam. 



 Exam name

 Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET)

 Exam frequency

 Twice a year (Tentative)

 Exam mode

 Online (Computer based)

 Exam duration 

 One hour (60 minutes)
 Selection process

 Entrance exam

 Written Ability Test

 Personal Interview

 Exam pattern 

 MCQ (No negative marking)

 Application fees

 INR 2250/- per test

 Exam date

 May 2025 (Tentative)


SET Exam 2025: Important Dates (Tentative)


 Dates (Tentaive)

 SET registrations starting

 2nd week of December 2024

 SET registrations closing 

 2nd week of April 2025

 Payment closes on

 2nd week of April

 Admit Card availability

 Last week of April

 SET Exam 1

 1st week of May

 SET Exam 2

 2nd week of May

 Result announcement

 Last week of May


SET Exam Eligibility 2024

The following is the SET eligibility criteria 2024: 

  • The aspirant must have cleared Class 12 or equivalent examinations in the relevant streams from a recognised board or university with a minimum 50% aggregate ( 45% for SC/ST category students).
  • Candidates in Class 12 or awaiting their Class 12 results are also eligible to apply but they will have to submit a passing certificate.
  • A candidate who has completed Class 12 or equivalent examination from any Foreign Board must obtain an equivalence certificate from the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).

General English

SET exam syllabus for General English section



Error Spotting

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Quantitative Aptitude

SET exam syllabus for Quantitative section


Profit and Loss


Time, Speed and Distance


Time and Work

Number System

Permutation and Combination


Logical Reasoning

SET exam syllabus for Logical Reasoning section



Blood Relations

Venn Diagram



Verbal Reasoning (cause and effect)

Situation-based Decision Making

General Awareness

SET exam syllabus for General Awareness section

Companies and Founders



Books and Authors


Current Affairs

Application Start Date :

13th December 2023

Application End Date :

14th April 2024

Exam Date :

5th May 2024

Result Date :

22nd May 2024

Conducted By :

Symbiosis International University

Official Website :