About Symbiosis Entrance Test

Candidates aspiring to join BA. LL.B / BBA. LL.B / B.Des. / B.C.A. / B.B.A. (Information Technology) / B.A.(Mass Communication) / B.Sc. (Economics) Honours / B.A. (Liberal Arts) / B.Sc. (Libral Arts) / B.Sc. (Culinary Arts) / B.Tech programmes offered by institutes of Symbiosis International (Deemed University) have to take the common, mandatory online Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) . From this year onwards, SET - Law test will be known as Symbiosis Law Admission Test (SLAT), SET - Design test as Symbiosis Entrance Exam for Design (SEED), SET - Engineering as SIT Engineering Entrance Exam (SITEEE). SET - General will continue as SET. These will be conducted in an online mode across various cities of India.

A candidate needs to register for Online SET / SLAT / SEED / SITEEE & also register for the institutes offering his/ her choice of programmes by paying separate programmes registration fees. If shortlisted, he/she would then need to attend the further admission process conducted by each of these institutes individually.

Aspirants can now complete the Online SET / SLAT / SEED / SITEE as well as programme registrations in the same portal (set-test.org)

Study Level
Under Graduate
Mode of Test
Conducting Authority
Symbiosis International University

Test Format

150 Min

Duration of Test


Frequency per year

0 - 150

Score Range

1 Year

Test Score Validity


Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination passed from any recognized board with minimum 45% marks or equivalent grade (40% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes).


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Departments for which this exam is relevant
Art & Design
Business Management
Engineering & Technology
Journalism, Media, PR & Communication

Application Process

  1. Register online on the website set-test.org (from 22 January 2020 to 16 April 2020)                                                                                                                                                               Note: Any change in the online registration form (except test city preferences and admission category) will be entertained only up to the closing date of registration i.e. 16 April 2020. No changes shall be permitted after closing date under any circumstances. No requests for change of test city or category will be entertained once candidates have completed their online SET / SLAT / SITEEE / SEED 2020 payment.
  2. You may register for one test in the morning (for example, SET-Law (SLAT) or SET-Design (SEED), and/or one test in the afternoon session (for example, SET-General (SET) or SET-Engineering (SITEEE).
    Note: For Engineering, if a candidate applies to seek admission on the basis of test other than SITEEE, s/he need not register for the same; rather s/he may apply directly to the concerned Institute. 
  3. Upload your latest scanned colour passport size photo at the time of Online Registration. Your photograph should not be more than three (3) months old.
  4. Ensure that the information you have filled is accurate.   


Required Time: 6 months / 1 Year

Preparation Tips

Students should practice the questions from the below domains.
English: Out of 150 questions English carries 25 questions and the students can practice on certain areas like:

Quantitative Aptitude: It carries 25 questions and the students should focus on areas like:

General Awareness:  This section carries 60 questions and students should know the current issues and events like:

Analytical and Logical Reasoning:  This section carries 40 questions and the areas to be covered are: