Symbiosis Entrance Test [SET Exam]

SET EXAM 2018 Eligibility

Exam Date : 6th May 2018 To 6th May 2018
Result Date : 19th May 2018

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Eligibility criteria for SET 2018:

The following are the Eligibility Criteria for the General Category:


Specified Eligibility Criteria for each


Passed 10+2 examination and obtained at least 45% marks (40% reserved category) (On basis of JEE Score)


Pass/Appearing XII (10+2) examination with minimum of 45% marks (40% for SC/ST candidates)


Pass XII standard examination or equivalent/Diploma in Engineering/Technology with minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST candidates)


Passed XII or equivalent examination with 50% marks (45% for SC/ST).


XII Pass or equivalent


Passed 10+2 or equivalent OR 10+3 diploma

Indian eligible students will be admitted to Symbiosis on the basis of the merit list drawn out of the results of the selection process through SET and PIWAT.

Intake of eligible candidates for the BBA program at Symbiosis

  • Indian students: 240
  • International Students (Including PIO and NRI students): 60
  • Total: 300

Eligibility for the Differently Abled:

  • A student having any of the following disabilities with minimum 40% of damage can claim admissions and can satisfy eligibility criteria under this category for SET 2018.
  • A certificate issued by a Medical Superintendent/ Civil Surgeon of a Government hospital has to be submitted to prove that the candidate belongs to that particular category to satisfy the eligibility criteria for SET 2018.
  • The disability certificate shall be verified/certified by Symbiosis Centre of Health Care (SCHC), Pune, for admission under this category to satisfy the eligibility Criteria for SET 2018.

The following are the categories which have the above eligibility criteria:

  • Blindness 
  • Hearing Impairment
  • Locomotor Disability 
  • "Blindness" refers to a condition where a person suffers from any of the following conditions namely: Total absence of sight or Visual acuity not exceeding 6/60 or 20/200 (Snellen) in the better eye with correcting lenses or Limitation of the field of vision subtending an angle of 20 degrees or worse.

Eligibility for candidates with Low Vision:

  • Persons with low vision means a person with impairment of visual functioning even after treatment or standard refractive correction but who uses or is potentially capable of using vision for the planning or execution of a task with appropriate assistive device. 

Eligibility for candidates with Hearing Impairment:

  • Hearing Impairment means loss of sixty decibels or more in the better ear in the conversational range of frequencies.

Eligibility for candidates with Locomotor disability:

  • Locomotor disability means disability of the bones, joints or muscles leading to substantial restriction of the movement of the limbs or any form of cerebral palsy.
  • Cerebral Palsy means a group of non-progressive conditions of a person characterized by abnormal motor control posture, resulting from brain insult or injuries occurring in the pre-natal, peri-natal or intent period of development.
  • All the cases of orthopedically handicapped persons would be covered the category of locomotor disability or cerebral palsy.

Policy of admission against vacant seats under reserved category at Symbiosis

  • In case some seats remain vacant due to the non-availability of suitable and eligible candidates in the category of reservations then information about the number of vacant seats in each category will be reported to the Symbiosis International University and with the permission of the Vice-chancellor, the seats will be reverted to the general category and short-listed eligible students will be offered these seats.

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