Symbiosis Entrance Test 2023

Symbiosis Entrance Test 2023

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 2023 application form, admit card and results will be available online only and there is no provision for an offline application process. 

SET Exam 2023: Highlights

Check out the important highlights and features of the SET exam in the table below to get an overview of the SET 2023 exam. 

Features Details
Exam name Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET)
Conducting body Symbiosis International (Deemed University)
Exam level National Level
Exam frequency Once a year
Exam mode Online
Duration One hour
Syllabus General English, Logical Reasoning, Quantitative Skills and General Awareness
Exam pattern Multiple Choice Questions with no negative marking
Language English
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 80 test cities
Exam date and time

SET Test 01: 06-May-2023

SET Test 02: 14-May-2023 

Time: 11:30 AM to 12:30 AM

Helpdesk No. 040-23417875
Official website

SET Exam Eligibility 2023

The following is the SET eligibility criteria 2023: 

  • 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 :

11th January 2023

Application End Date :

16th April 2023

Exam Date :

6th May 2023

Result Date :

24th May 2023

Conducted By :

Symbiosis International University

Official Website :