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SET 2023 Exam Syllabus - Important Topics, Download Latest SET Syllabus PDF

Updated By Subhashri Roy on 10 Apr, 2023 16:00

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SET 2023 Syllabus

SET 2023 syllabus is not released by Symbiosis International (Deemed University). However, the SET 2023 written exam will be categorized into four main segments centered on topics connected to General English, Quantitative, General Awareness, and Analytical and Logical Reasoning. The SET exam will include 60 questions in the MCQ format.  In each section, the marking allocation of the questions and subjects varies. We have compiled a list of the relevant themes and sub-topics that may be covered in the SET 2023 exam.

To score well in your SET exam, you must be thoroughly familiar with the syllabus. SET 2023 will be held on May 6 and May 14, 2023, in a computer-based exam method, and candidates must have a theoretical and basic understanding of the SET question paper by now. The significant concepts that students should study while gearing up for the SET exam are mentioned below, section by section. The importance of each topic may differ in each section. Check out the Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) syllabus for each category of the written examination below.

Overview of SET Syllabus 2023

The points given below state major highlights of SET Syllabus 2023:

  • The SET written exam is based on past years' question papers.
  • Symbiosis Institute, the assessment authority, does not mandate a pre-defined syllabus.
  • The SET syllabus topics are developed to evaluate an applicant's proficiency in various managerial skills.

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SET Syllabus 2023 for General English

There will be 16 questions in the General English category. The following list states the most essential concepts in the General English section.

  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Error Spotting
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Analogy
  • Prepositions
  • Articles
  • Grammar
  • Vocabulary

SET Syllabus for Quantitative Aptitude 2023

The QA section will consist of 16 MCQ questions. The important concepts of the Quant section are listed below.

  • Percentage
  • Profit and Loss
  • Discount
  • Time, Speed and Distance
  • Algebra
  • Time and Work
  • Number System
  • Permutation and Combination
  • Probability

SET 2023 Syllabus for Analytical and Logical Reasoning

The Analytical and Logical Reasoning section has the fewest questions, 12 in total. Candidates  should have a deeper understanding in order to master this section, as the majority of the questions are based on reasoning. The relevant aspects of the Logical Reasoning section are listed below.

  • Arrangement
  • Series
  • Blood Relations
  • Venn Diagram
  • Syllogism
  • Assumptions
  • Verbal Reasoning (cause and effect)
  • Situation-based Decision Making

SET Syllabus 2023 for General Awareness

There are also 16 questions in this section. The questions are based on current events as well as static GK. The relevant issues of the General Awareness section are listed below.

  • Companies and Founders
  • Awards
  • Sports
  • Books and Authors
  • Science
  • Current Affairs

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Related Questions

Is there an individual section-wise cutoff for SET B general for SCMS Pune BBA? I scored 47 (English - 11, Maths -12, GK - 17, Logical reasoning - 7) But when I logged in to book PI slot, it's showing not selected.

-Harshita VyasUpdated on June 02, 2023 03:55 PM
  • 2 Answers
Abhinav Chamoli, CollegeDekho Expert

Dear Student,

47 is a low score in the SET 2020 exam and not enough to shortlist you to the PI stage for Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies (SCMS), Pune.

You can check the SET 2020 Cut Off to get an idea of the marks required for selection. 2019 cut off for SET went as high as 87 for the General category candidates.

Please also note that sectional cut off is also released by the respective colleges for admission to their BBA courses. Here is a list of BBA colleges in Pune that you can consider for admissions. You …


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-umesh ramgurwadiUpdated on November 24, 2020 12:38 PM
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Abhik Das, Student / Alumni

Dear student, according to the official website of Symbiosis School of Economics Pune, the eligibility criteria to apply for B.Sc Economics admission are as follows -

  • Applicants must be at least class XIIth qualified from any recognised Board and from any stream with a minimum overall aggregate score of 50% 

  • SC/ST category applicants must have at least secured 45% overall aggregate in their respective qualifying examinations to be eligible to apply for admission

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Dear Student,

To take admission in the Symbiosis Law School, Noida, you must have passed intermediate or its equivalent from a recognised board of education. Candidates must have acquired a minimum aggregate of 45% marks or its equivalent grade in the qualifying exam. 5% relaxation is provided to the SC/ST candidates.

Students are shortlisted for admission at the college based on the institute level law entrance exam named as SLAT. Some colleges that provide direct LLB admission based on class 12th marks can also be checked here.

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