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SET EXAM 2020

SET EXAM 2020, IMPORTANT DATES, ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA, SYLLABUS, EXAM PATTERN, COUNSELLING PROCESS

SET EXAM 2020, IMPORTANT DATES, ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA, SYLLABUS, EXAM PATTERN, COUNSELLING PROCESS

SET is a national level entrance exam for various Under-Graduate courses. Check the list of colleges accepting SET score, eligibility criteria, important dates for SET 2020 and more in the article below.

Getting admission in prestigious colleges like Symbiosis is a dream for many. SET is an entrance exam which is conducted by Symbiosis International (Deemed University) for admission into various undergraduate courses like BBA, BCA, BA Mass Communication, BA/BSc Liberal Arts, Economics Hons and BSc Culinary Arts. SET or Symbiosis Entrance Test is a gateway for admission to Symbiosis institutes.  

SET 2020 exam will be conducted in approximately 40 cities across India. Check below the eligibility criteria, SET 2020 important dates and list of colleges accepting SET score.

SET 2020 IMPORTANT DATES

Check the table below to know the important dates for the upcoming SET 2020 exam.

Events

SET 2020 Dates

SET 2020 Registrations Start

Last week of January 2020

SET 2020 Registrations End

Third week of April 2020

SET 2020 Admit Cards Released

Last week of April 2020

SET 2020 exam Date

First week of May 2020

SET 2020 Exam Result

Second Week of May 2020

SET 2020 ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

  • Candidate must have scored minimum 50% marks or equivalent (45% for SC/ST category) in class 12th from a recognised board or university

  • Candidates waiting for their 12th class results are also eligible to apply

  • Candidate who are done with 12th standard or equivalent examination from a Foreign Board must obtain an equivalence certificate from the Association of Indian Universities (AIU)

SET  2020 SYLLABUS

Check below syllabus for SET exam for each section of the question paper:

       SET Exam Syllabus for General English Section      

Synonyms

Antonyms

Error Spotting

Fill in the blanks

Analogy

Prepositions

Articles

Grammar

Vocabulary

 

                                 SET Exam Syllabus for Quantitative Section

Percentage

Profit and Loss

Discount

Time, Speed and Distance

Algebra

Time and Work

Number System

Permutation and Combination

Probability

 

SET Exam Syllabus for Logical Reasoning Section

Arrangement

Coding-Decoding

Blood Relationship

Cubes

Series

Venn Diagram

Syllogism

Assumptions

Verbal Reasoning (cause and effect)

Ratio and Proportion

Profit, Loss and Discount

Permutation and Combination

Time and Work

Blood Relations

Mensuration

Number Series

Clocks and Calendar

Questions on series

Situation-based Decision Making

Coding-decoding

Number System

Probability

 

SET Exam Syllabus for General Awareness Section

Companies and Founders

Awards

Spg:orts

Books and Authors

Science

Current Affairs

 

SET 2020 EXAM PATTERN

Features 

Details 

Exam Mode

Computer-Based Test mode

Test Duration

150 minutes

Sessions 

One

Exam Timings

2:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Reporting Time 

12:30 PM

Type of Questions

Objective type questions with four options each

Marks per question

1 mark

Negative Marking 

There will be no negative marking in case of wrong attempts

The question paper is divided into four sections and the weightage is as under:

Subject

Questions

Marks

General English

40

40

Quantitative

40

40

General Awareness

40

40

Analytical and Logical Reasoning

30

30

Total

150

150

SET 2020 APPLICATION PROCESS

To apply for SET 2020, follow the steps given below:

  • Open SET website in a new browser

  • Click on 'Register Here'

  • Click on ‘New User’ and follow the instruction given

  • Fill in the details requested 

  • Click on Save and Continue to choose a password and hint questions

  • Click on Submit. Your SET 2020 ID will be displayed on screen. A password will be sent to you in email id too

  • Click on 'Save and Continue' to submit it

Application Fee Payment

You can pay the SET 2020 application fee online through credit/debit cards or through Demand Draft.

Online Payment:

You have 4 choices of payment modes.

1.Billdesk Payment Gateway

2.Easebuzz Payment Gateway

3.Indian Bank Payment Gateway

Demand Draft:

  • To make payment through Demand Draft, follow the given steps:

  • Make a demand draft from any Nationalized Bank in favour of "Symbiosis Test Secretariat" payable at Pune.

  • Choose the method of Payment as 'DD Payment' in "Make Payment" Tab.

  • Print the payment advice form, fill in the DD Details, sign and send it along with the DD to the Symbiosis Test Secretariat only at,
    SYMBIOSIS TEST SECRETARIAT SYMBIOSIS INTERNATIONAL (DEEMED UNIVERSITY)
    Gram : Lavale, Tal : Mulshi,
    Dist. : Pune- 412115

If you plan to appear for only one session of the SET exam, you will have to submit a Demand Draft (DD) of Rs. 1750/- and if you plan to appear for both sessions you will have to submit a DD of Rs. 3500/- . The Symbiosis Test Secretariat will authenticate the details of Demand Draft and will send you an email confirming the payment. you will be able to access your SET 2019 admit card only if you have received application fee payment confirmation. 

Documents Required for Filling up SET 2020 Application Form

The candidates should keep the following documents ready before filling up the form:

  • Recent passport size photograph

  • Class X and XII marksheets

  • Graduation marksheet

  • Date of birth certificate

  • Photo ID proof

  • Caste certificate (if applicable)

After the SET 2020 result is declared, the aspirants will be required to book their seats for PI-WAT by paying Rs 1000 as PI-WAT fee.

Final merit list be announced post the PI-WAT process is over. Final admission will be offered on the basis of the candidate’s combined score in SET 2020 and PI-WAT.

Selected candidates will send the offer letter for admission through email. However, the candidates are advised to keep checking the official website regularly. 

SET 2020 COUNSELLING PROCESS

SET counselling 2020 is conducted by the participating institutes of Symbiosis International University (Deemed) after the results are announced. SET 2020 results will be announced after the SET 2020 exam which is likely to be conducted in the month of May 2020, and only candidates who will meet the cut off marks for SET exam will be called for final selection rounds. The counselling rounds of SET exam 2020 will be held at 2 centres only i.e. Pune and Noida. Candidates can select their centre while filling admission registration form of Symbiosis Institutes after announcement of results and cut off marks.

SET 2020 counselling rounds includes Personal Interview (PI) and Written Ability Test (WAT) as under:

1. SET exam Personal Interaction/Interview (PI) – Candidates will appear for an interview with an expert panel from Industries or Academics. The PI round cover:

  • General Awareness,

  • Extracurricular Activities,

  • Academics and Candidates Specific Field of Interest

  • Communication skills and over all personality

2. SET exam Written Ability Test – Candidates will be required to take a PAT (Picture Association Test) and write a short essay on any general topic allotted by the panel of judges. Moreover, there could be subjective-type Questions and Answers round on the given topic.

For Symbiosis Centre for Media and Communication [SCMC], Pune, the SET counselling process 2020 will also include Studio Test besides PI, WAT and Document Verification.

SET 2020 COUNSELLING SCHEDULE

SET Participating Institutes

Admission Registration (Last date of Payment)*

PI-WAT-ST rounds*

First Merit List*

SCMS Pune

Second Week of May 2020

Last week of May 2020

First week of June 2020

SCMS Noida

Second Week of May 2020

Last week of May 2020

Last week of May 2020

 

SICSR Pune

Second Week of May 2020

Last week of May 2020

First week of June 2020

SSE Pune

Second Week of May 2020

Last week of May 2020 to First week of June 2020

First week of June 2020

SSCA Pune

Second Week of May 2020

Last week of May 2020 to First week of June 2020

First week of June 2020

SSLA Pune

Second Week of May 2020

Last week of May 2020

Last week of May 2020

SCMC Pune

Second Week of May 2020

Last week of May 2020 to First week of June 2020

Second week of June 2020

Note: *The above mentioned dates are tentative and are subject to change

 

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