Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) is a common written test conducted for admissions to various undergraduate programmes offered by Institutes of Symbiosis International University. Through SET 2016, the engineering aspirants can take admission into Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT), which offer courses in Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering, Information Technology, and Mechanical Engineering. SIT also offer admission to students through their JEE Main scores. The online registration for SET 2016 will begin soon.


Eligibility criteria for SET 2016 is different for Indian students and International Students. Here are the details on eligibility criteria for the exam.

Indian Students

  • Applicants must pass 10+2 exams with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/Technical Vocational subject.
  • He/she must have obtained at least 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics taken together. Candidates belonging to reserved category must score 45% in the above subjects.
  • Candidate with a good score in JEE Main conducted in the year 2015 is eligible to apply for SET 2016 exam.

International Students

It includes foreign nationals/non resident Indians/PIO

  • Anybody who has passed 10+2 examination with Physics, Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/Technical Vocational subject
  • Applicant must have scored 50% marks (45% in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST category) in all the above mentioned subjects taken together. They do not have to appear for entrance exams like SET or JEE Main in India.
  • The eligibility criteria for International students is followed as per Symbiosis Centre for International Education (SCIE) norms.


Candidates can register for engineering at If any student wishes to offer scores of entrance tests other than SET, such as JEE Main, he/she may directly apply to Symbiosis Institute of Technology.

Following steps will help students to apply for SET 2016 successfully:

  • Apply for SET 2016 on the official website of Symbiosis International University. This will generate a SET ID.
  • Upload latest scanned photograph (in the given format and size) at the time of online registration.
  • Pay a non-refundable fee of Rs. 1500/- as the test fee and to get prospectus of undergraduate programmes by Symbiosis International University.