SET 2018 - Symbiosis Institute of Technology will conduct Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) on May 5, 2018, in online mode. The application form of SET 2018 will be available from January 25, 2018, in the online mode. Candidates need to fill and submit the SET 2018 application form along with the application fee on or before April 14. Through SET 2018, the institute will offer as many as 420 B.Tech seats. SET registration 2018 through JEE Main 2018 and MHT CET will commence from January 25 till May 20. Symbiosis Institute of commenceogy will release the admit card of SET 2018 on April 21. The result of SET 2018 will be declared on May 14, 2018. To know all details about various events associated with SET 2018 like eligibility criteria, application form, admit card, syllabus, exam pattern, result, score card, counselling, etc, read the article that is given below.
Quick Facts about SET 2018
Details of the exam
Symbiosis Entrance Test
Commonly known as
University Level Entrance
Second Week of January
Seat Intake (B.Tech)
Mode of the exam
SET Important Dates 2018
The important dates of SET 2018 are the dates related to various events of the examination like availability of application form, admit card, exam dates, result, counselling, etc. Candidates are advised to keep checking SET important dates 2018 so as not to miss on any event of the examination. By regularly tracking the important dates of SET 2018, candidates will know in advance which notification or which event is going to be held when.
SET 2018 Important Dates
Registration or availability of application form
January 25, 2018
Registration for admissions through SET 2018, MHT CET 2018 & JEE Main
January 25, 2018
Last date for SET registration
April 14, 2018
Deadline for applications through JEE Main and MHT CET 2018
May 20, 2018
Admit card availability
April 21, 2018
SET 2018 test
May 5, 2018 (2:30 to 5:00 pm)
Declaration of Result/Score Card
May 14, 2018
Reporting to the institute for SET counselling 2018- SC/ ST/DA/KM
June 2, 2018
Reporting to the institute for SET counselling 2018- General Candidates
June 3, 2018
SET 2018 counselling for candidates applying through JEE Main 2018 and MHT CET 2018- SC, ST, DA, KM candidates
June 9, 2018
SET 2018 counselling for candidates applying through JEE Main 2018 and MHT CET 2018-General Category
June 10, 2018
Second Round of SET Counselling 2018 if seats are vacant-
June 25, 2018
SET Eligibility Criteria 2018
The eligibility criteria of SET 2018 include the eligibility conditions required to be fulfilled by the aspiring candidates in order to sit for SET 2018 and to be considered eligible for admissions. SET 2018 eligibility criteria include requirements related to age, qualifying exam and marks scored in it, number of attempts, subject combination in qualifying marks, etc. Check complete details below.
SET Eligibility Criteria for appearing in SET 2018
Candidates must have passed class 12th or 10+2 with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one subject from Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/Technical Vocational.
In the qualifying examination (12th or 10+2), General category candidates must have secured minimum 45% aggregate marks, while reserved category candidates should have at least 40% marks.
SET 2018 Eligibility Criteria for admission
The application form of SET 2018 will be available from January 25, 2018. Candidates aspiring to sit for SET 2018, will have to fill the application form of SET 2018 on the basis of their qualifying exam and the marks in it, while candidates seeking admission to B.Tech programmes through MHT CET 2018 and JEE Main 2018 need to apply on the basis of their qualifying score in these respective examinations. Application form of SET 2018 will close on April 14,2018, while the application deadline for candidates applying through JEE Main and MHT CET is May 20, 2018.
How to fill SET Application Form 2018?
Fill Application Form
Pay Application Fee
Print Application Form
Application Fee for candidates applying through SET Entrance exam – Rs. 17,50
Application fee for candidates applying through JEE Main 2018 and MHT CET 2018- Rs 1500
Application Fee Payment Mode – Billdesk Gateway, Axis Bank Gateway, Indian Bank Gateway, Demand Draft.
The exam centres of SET 2018 are the test venues where the entrance examination will be conducted. The examination will be held across 85 examination centres. All registered candidates must carry their admit card to their respective allotted examination centre without which they will not be allowed to sit for the test. Find some of the SET 2018 exam centres in the list below.
SET 2018 Exam Centres
Candidates can check the complete list of SET exam centres by Clicking Here
How to prepare for SET 2018?
SET Exam Pattern 2018
SET 2018 exam pattern includes factors like total number of questions in the paper, time allotted to complete those questions, marking scheme, sectional weightage, mode of the paper, etc. It’s important for aspirants to go through the exam pattern of SET 2018 so that they have a grip on the type and nature of the questions that are asked in the actual examination. Check more details about SET exam pattern 2018 from the table below.
SET 2018 Exam Pattern
Important points related to SET 2018 Exam Pattern
The exam will be held for a time duration of 2.30 hours
Physics and Chemistry sections will have 25 questions each, while Mathematics will have a total of 50 questions.
Each question from all 3 sections will carry a weightage of 2 marks. There is no negative marking in the test.
SET 2018 Syllabus
Symbiosis Institute of Technology doesn’t release the syllabus for SET 2018. If the university releases the syllabus of SET 2018, then we will update it here. SET 2018 syllabus includes topics and chapters from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics sections which are important for candidates to study in order to prepare well for the test. Before planning their preparation for SET 2018, the aspiring candidates must go through the entire syllabus so as to have a grip on the topics which are to be studied and to understand which topics can be avoided.
SET Sample Papers 2018
The institute does not share any sample papers for SET 2018. In case it releases sample papers of SET 2018, we will update them here. Sample papers of SET 2018 are either the previous years question papers or the model papers which are quite similar to the actual question papers. SET sample papers or model papers help candidates in mastering the type of questions which come in the test. Practising SET 2018 sample papers also make the candidates completely aware about the marking scheme, time allotted, total number of questions and marks, mode of the test, etc.
The admit card of SET 2018 will be released by SIT on April 21, 2018. Candidates have to download their admit card of SET 2018 online by entering their required credentials. While downloading SET admit card, candidates must cross check all the information reflecting on it and ensure that all details are correct. After downloading the admit card, candidates must keep it safe with them until the admission process gets over. It must be noted that without possessing SET admit card 2018, no candidate will be allowed to sit for the test or enter the exam hall.
What does SET 2018 admit card carry?
- Applicant’s name
- Applicant’s roll number
- Applicant’s application number
- Exam centre details
- Time and date of the test
SET 2018 Answer Key
SIT may release SET 2018 answer key after the examination gets over. The answer key of SET 2018 carries all correct answers to the questions asked in the question paper of SET 2018. Candidates can compare their answers with the official answer key of SET 2018 and calculate their probable rank/score in the entrance test. The institute may also give time to candidates to challenge or register their complaints against any discrepancy which may occur.
SET Result 2018
The result of SET 2018 will be declared on May 14, 2018 in online mode. SET result 2018 will be announced only for those candidates who have taken the entrance examination. Through the result of SET 2018, the candidates will be able to check their scores in the test and can also download their score cards. SET 2018 score cards will be available for download for approximately a month.
How to check SET 2018 result?
Go to the result link and click on it (Link will be updated later)
Enter your SET 2018 ID and password
Check your result now
SET Rank List 2018
The rank list of SET 2018 will be published by SIT after the result declaration of SET 2018. SET rank list 2018 will carry names of the candidates along with their ranks in the entrance test. Admissions to undergraduate engineering programmes will be based on SET rank list 2018. Admissions will be offered to candidates of SET 2018, MHT CET 2018 and JEE Main 2018 on the basis of the rank list of candidates in these examinations. Once it’s available, the candidates who have taken SET 2018 can check their ranks from the rank list by logging in and entering their registered ID and password.
SET 2018 Cutoff
SIT will determine the cutoff of SET 2018 based on various factors like the total number of candidates appearing in the test, previous years cutoff trends, total number of seats available and the difficulty level of the entrance test. SET 2018 cutoff is the minimum score/marks which candidates need in order to be considered eligible for admissions into B.Tech programmes. Candidates having score/marks below the cutoff of SET 2018 would not be considered for admissions. SIT doesn’t release SET cutoff, if it does, we will update the cutoff here. Aspiring candidates must check SET cutoff 2018 in order to have an idea about how many marks/score they need in order to get admission into their desired programmes.
SET Counselling & Seat Allotment 2018
The counselling and seat allotment of SET 2018 would be held in the first week of June 2018. Counselling and seat allotment of SET 2018 would be held for candidates who have appeared in SET 2018, JEE Main 2018 and MHT CET 2018. First, the counselling for SET 2018 would be held for SET candidates in first week of June 2018, while the counselling for JEE Main 2018 and MHT CET 2018 candidates would be held afterwards in the second week of June 2018. In order to participate in SET counselling 2018, the candidates have to physically visit the counselling centre and get their documents verified for confirming admission. They must carry all original documents along with 2 set of attested photocopies. For complete documents, check the list below.
SET 2018 Counselling Schedule
Date of Counselling
Counselling for examinees of SET 2018- SC/ST/DA/KM
June 2, 2018
Counselling for examinees of SET 2018-General
June 3, 2018
Counselling for applicants of JEE Main 2018 & MHT CET 2018-SC/ST/DA/KM
June 9, 2018
Counselling for applicants of JEE Main 2018 & MHT CET 2018- General category
June 10, 2018
Second Counselling (Based on Seat Availability)
June 25, 2018
Commencement of Classes
July 2, 2018
Documents to be produced during admission/counselling
SET 2018 Score Card
Print out of online registration/application form
Original documents along with two sets of self-attested copies of the following documents
Two passport size photographs
Caste Certificate (If applicable)
10th Mark list
10th Passing certificate
12th Mark list
12th Passing certificate
Gap Certificate (If applicable)
- Statement of marks in qualifying examination
- School Leaving Certificate
- Change of Name (if applicable)
- Differently Abled Certificate (if applicable)
Candidates need to pay the fee/admission fee at the time of counselling as per the following details,
Demand Draft of Rs. 1, 22,500 (Fee for first semester Rs. 1, 12,500 and refundable security deposit Rs. 10,000). The DD should be drawn in favour of Symbiosis Institute of Technology, Pune.
Fee for Hostel Confirmation - Demand Draft of Rs.77,500 drawn in favour of Symbiosis Institute of Technology, Pune (First installment of Hostel & Mess fees Rs.62,500/- and refundable deposit Rs.15,000/-)
B.Tech programmes offered at SIT with Seat Intake
SET FAQs 2018
Q1. When is SET 2018 expected to be conducted?
Ans: SET 2018 will be conducted on May 5, 2018.
Q2. What are the modes in which SET 2018 will be held?
Ans: SET 2018 will be conducted in online mode.
Q3. When would the application form of SET 2018 be available?
Ans: SET application form 2018 would be available from January 25, 2018.
Q4. How many B.Tech seats does SIT offer?
Ans: SIT offers as many as 420 B.Tech seats.