SET 2021

Symbiosis University has released the application forms for SET 2021. The last date to apply for SET 2021 is June 4th, 2021. SET is a university level exam conducted by Symbiosis University, to admit students for UG and Integrated courses programs. Admission will be offered in field of law, management, computer studies, economics, etc.

Symbiosis Pune BBA: Specialization

Given below are the BBA specializations offered at Symbiosis Pune

  • Human Resource Management

  • Marketing Management

  • Accounting & Finance

  • International Business

  • Environment Management

  • Entrepreneurship

SET 2021 Important Dates

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SET and Programme Registration Begins

Open Now 


Last date for online registration and payment for SET

Friday, June 04, 2021 (Till Midnight)

Release of Hall Ticket 

14th June 2021


SET Test

Sunday, June 27, 2021 (General (SET): 2:30 pm to 4:15 pm)


Announcement of Results and Merit list publish date

Thursday, July 08, 2021

SET 2021 Eligibility Criteria


B.Tech: In order to appear for Symbiosis Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Exam, Candidate should have passed 10+2 from any stream from a recognized board with minimum 45% (40% for SC/ST) Candidates can also apply based on their JEE Mains or Advance Score

BA/BBA.LLB: Either appearing for passed 12th grade from a recognized board with a minimum of 45% marks

BCA/BCS: Passed 12th or equivalent from a recognized board with a minimum of 50% (45% for reserved category candidates)

B.Sc: Passed out of 12th or equivalent diploma certificate

Bachelors in Designing: To be eligible for SEED (Symbiosis Entrance Exam for Design). Candidate should have Passed either 10+2- or three-year diploma program after 10

Bachelor's Degree from SIHS and SCON branches do not require SET Exam percentile to be eligible for admission.

Disclaimer: Students can get admission in any of the eight Symbiosis branches across Maharashtra, UP and Karnataka strictly on merit lists declared on the official symbiosis website through SET 2021 and WAT-PI (Written Ability Test and Personal Interview). No Group Discussion Round will be held due to the widespread Covid-10 Pandemic Safety Guidelines.

SET 2021 Exam Eligibility: Additional Points

Here are some additional points regarding SET 2021 Eligibility:

  1. If one of your parent’s work in the PwD sector (Public works department), you need to carry along a certificate issued by Medical Supervisor/Civil Surgeon of a Civil Hospital as a POI (Proof of Identity)

  2. To take admission under the Disability Category, you need to get a certificate attested from Symbiosis Centre of Health Care, Pune. The candidate should have atleast 40% disability to claim the certificate.

  3. In case, the seats reserved for SC/ST candidates aren't filled, the institute authorities can grant them to general meritorious candidates who are waitlisted, with the permission of Vice Chancellor.

  4. Any Foreign National/Overseas Citizen/Person of Indian Origin can apply for the examination, provided they have legal residence proofs/passport/OCI Card/Permanent Residence Certificate. If you are an NRI, you need to have passed 12th standard from a recognized Indian Board of Education School/College to be eligible for exam.

SET 2021 Exam Process

The candidates need to apply online for SET 2021 Application form. The forms will be available on the official website. Here are some necessary steps that you need to follow in order to register successfully for SET 2021: 

Step 1 

Fill application form online. Register on the portal and remit the payment through available payment modes on the website. 

Step 2

On availability of admit card, log in to your student portal and download the respective admit card in PDF format.

Step 3

Appear for SET 2021 that will be held in an online format. Ensure to bring along a photocopy of identity proof, a pen and your SET Admit Card.

Step 4

Upon Result announcement, check the merit list displayed on the official website and SET Exam Cut off.

Step 5

In case you are shortlisted, the university authorities will call you in for the rounds of PI and WAT. The WAT will be conducted for 20-30 minutes on a rough.

SET 2021 Selection Procedure

Selection is the process of choosing the most suitable student out of all applicants and the selection process varies for different colleges and exams. Based on the different selection criteria students are selected for a particular course.

The selection procedure of SET is based on 2 factors:

  • Performance in the entrance exam
  • Performance in Written Ability Test and Personal Interview

Indian Students:

The candidates for BBA are selected through performance in the test and PI- WAT.

International Students:

Admission of all International students is done through International Office of Symbiosis International University (SCIE).

SET Exam Pattern

It is a 150 minute exam in which the candidate is expected to answer 150 questions. There is no negative marking for wrong answers.

Test Area


Quantitative Ability


Logical Reasoning






Total Questions


The selection procedure of SET is based on 2 factors:

  • Performance in the entrance exam
  • Performance in Written Ability Test and Personal Interview

SET Exam Syllabus

English section in SET for BBA consists the following topics :

  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Error Spotting
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Analogy
  • Grammar – Prepositions, Articles
  • Contextual Vocabulary

Quantitative Ability section in SET for BBA consists the following topics :

  • Percentage
  • Profit & Loss
  • Discount
  • Time, Speed & Distance
  • Time & Work
  • Algebra
  • Number System
  • Permutation & Combination
  • Probability

General Awareness and Business Awareness in SET for BBA is generally asked from :

  • Companies and founders
  • Sports
  • Awards
  • Books and authors
  • Science

Logical reasoning in SET for BBA is Consists the following topics :

  • Arrangement – Seating/Circular
  • Blood Relationship
  • Series
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Cubes
  • Assumption
  • Syllogisms
  • Venn Diagram

Symbiosis BBA Pune: Intake



International Studnets 




Symbiosis : Reservation policy

  • Scheduled Caste (SC) : 15%

  • Scheduled Tribes (ST) : 7.5%

  • Differently Abled # : 3%

  • Children/wards of Defence Personnel : 5 % for SLS-Pune , SICSR.

  • Kashmiri Migrants and Kashmiri Pandits/ Kashmiri Hindu Families (Non- Migrants) iving in Kashmiri Valley : 2 seats per programme

  • International Candidates : 15% Note: 5% (Twenty-five percent) seats are reserved for candidates domiciled in Nagpur.

Symbiosis BBA Pune: Reservation

Scheduled Caste

Scheduled Tribe 

Differently abled students




Note: Kashmiri Migrants: 2 seats over and above the sanctioned intake.