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What NEXT after Board exams?

The month of March is a tiring and worrisome time for all the 12th standard students, isn't it? And why will it not be? This month brings with itself the advent of the much awaited exam of the year - BOARDS. But while you are busy preparing and appearing for your board exams, it is also important to consider the question - What NEXT?

Mar 12, 2018 19:05 IST
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Set Exam 2018
Set Exam 2018

The month of March is a tiring and worrisome time for all the 12th standard students, isn't it? And why will it not be? This month brings with itself the advent of the much awaited exam of the year - BOARDS. But while you are busy preparing and appearing for your board exams, it is also important to consider the question - What NEXT? Board exams are just the first step. Beyond this lies the decision of selecting your career option. Will it be the most sought after engineering field? Or will you follow the path of justice and choose to become a lawyer? You may also be considering a slightly different path like photography, design or a career in nursing.

Well, if you are looking for these options, your search is definitely over. In comes SET 2018 - the Symbiosis Entrance test. One University, 12 institutes and 17 undergraduate programmes - all through the Symbiosis Entrance Test. Your career aspirations have driven this University which, over the years, has evolved into a place where students transform themselves and become industry ready.

Symbiosis Entrance Test or SET applications for the year 2018 have already begun. From this year onward, the entrance test has gone online with an option to choose from 85 tests cities. Students get an opportunity to select from a vast number of domains like law, design, engineering, BBA etc. Over all there are 17 UG Programmes to opt for spread across 12 institutes.

A new avatar for SET 2018

The New Year has seen certain revisions in the format of this entrance test. From now on, SET has evolved into 4 different entrance exams - SEED, SIT EEE, SLAT and SET General. Some important pointers to keep in mind are as follows -

Mode of Exam: Online

Exam Type: Objective

Exam Duration - 2 1/2 hours

Note: These exams would be held in two sessions - one morning, and second afternoon. Also, there is no negative marking in the entrance exams.

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Symbiosis Entrance Exam for Design (SEED)

SET Design has now evolved into SEED or Symbiosis Entrance Exam for Design. This entrance exam includes the following institute and course -

S. No.

Institute

Course

Eligibility

1.

Symbiosis Institute of Design (SID)

Bachelor of Design (B.Des.)

Class 12 or equivalent examination from any recognised board or equivalent government approved diploma. Minimum 50% marks or equivalent grade required.

The format of the exam is as follows -

S. No.

Section

Number of Questions

Total Marks

1.

Design Aptitude

150

150

 

TOTAL

150

150

This entrance exam (SEED) will be held in the morning session from 9:30 am to 12:00 noon.

Symbiosis Law Admission Test (SLAT)

From this year onward, SET Law will be known as Symbiosis Law Admission Test or SLAT. This entrance exam gives you access to the following institutes and courses -

S. No.

Institution

Course

Eligibility

1.

Symbiosis Law School (SLS), Pune

Bachelor of Arts & Bachelor of Laws (honours) or [B.A. LL.B. (hons.)]

Bachelor of Administration & Bachelor of Laws (honours) or [B.B.A. LL.B. (hons.)]

Class 12 or equivalent examination from any recognised board or equivalent government approved diploma. Minimum 50% marks or equivalent grade required.

2.

Symbiosis Law School (SLS), Hyderabad

3.

Symbiosis Law School (SLS), Noida

The format of the exam is as follows -

S. No.

Section

Number of Questions

Total Marks

1.

Logical Reasoning

30

30

2.

Legal Reasoning

30

30

3.

Analytical Reasoning

30

30

4.

Reading Comprehension

30

30

5.

General Knowledge

30

30

 

TOTAL

150

150

This entrance exam (SLAT) will be held in the morning session from 9:30 am to 12:00 noon.

Note: You can only select one exam out of the above mentioned exams - SEED and SLAT.

SIT Engineering Entrance Exam (SIT EEE)

SET Engineering is now known as SIT Engineering Entrance Exam or SIT EEE. This entrance exam gives you access to the following institute and course -

S. No.

Institute

Course

Eligibility

1.

Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT)

Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.)

Class 12 or equivalent examination from any recognised board or equivalent government approved diploma with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects and optional subject out of Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/Technical Vocation. Minimum 45% marks to be obtained in the above subjects taken together.

The format of the exam is as follows -

S. No.

Section

Number of Questions

Total Marks

1.

Physics

25

50

2.

Chemistry

25

50

3.

Mathematics

50

100

 

TOTAL

100

200

This entrance exam (SIT EEE) will be held in the afternoon session from 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm.

SET General

This exam includes the following institutes and courses -

S. No.

Institution

Course

Eligibility

1.

Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research (SICSR), Pune

Bachelor of Business Administration (Information Technology) - B.B.A. (Information Technology)

Bachelor of Computer Applications (B.C.A)

Class 12 or equivalent examination from any recognised board or equivalent government approved diploma. Minimum 50% marks required.

2.

Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies (SCMS), Pune

Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.)

3.

Symbiosis Centre for Media and Communication (SCMC), Pune

Bachelor of Arts (Mass Communication) - B.A. (Mass Communication)

4.

Symbiosis School of Economics (SSE), Pune

Bachelor of Science (Economics) Honours - B.Sc. (Economics) Honours

5.

Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies (SCMS), Noida

Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.)

6.

Symbiosis School for Liberal Arts (SSLA), Pune

Bachelor of Schience/Bachelor of Arts (Liberal Arts) - B.Sc. / B.A. (Liberal Arts)

7.

Symbiosis School of Culinary (SSCA), Pune

Bachelor of Science (Culinary Arts) - B.Sc. (Culinary Arts

The format of the exam is as follows -

S. No.

Section

Number of Questions

Total Marks

1.

General English

40

40

2.

Quantitative

40

40

3.

General Awareness

40

40

4.

Analytical & Logical Reasoning

30

30

 

TOTAL

150

150

This entrance exam (SET General) will be held in the afternoon session from 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm.

Note: You can only select one exam out of the above mentioned exams - SIT EEE and SET General.

Non-SET Institutes

Apart from the above mentioned 12 institutes, there are 3 other institutes for which SET is not mandatory. These institutes and courses are as follows -

S. No.

Institution

Course

Link to Website

1.

Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS), Pune

Bachelor of Science (Medical Technology) - B.Sc. (Medical Technology)

https://www.sihspune.org/

2.

Symbiosis College of Nursing (SCON), Pune

Bachelor of Science (Nursing) - B.Sc. (Nursing)

https://www.scon.edu.in/

3.

Symbiosis School of Photography (SSP), Pune

Bachelor of Arts (Visual Arts and Photography) - B.A. (Visual Arts and Photography)

https://www.ssp.ac.in/

SET 2018 Registration Process


The registration process for SET 2018 is pretty simple -

There are different payment modes through which you can make the registration fee payment-

1. Online Payment - Billdesk Gateway, Axis Bank Gateway, Indian Bank Gateway

2. Demand Draft

SET 2018 Test Cities

This year, you can select any city based on your preference out of 85 Test Cities. The list of the test cities is as follows -

Important Dates to remember

Below are the important dates that the students should keep in mind for SET 2018 -

With this, we come to an end of the application guide for SET 2018. We hope that it helps you in the application process. In case you have any further queries, feel free to visit our website http://bit.ly/2p0ftTe

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