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SET (General) (SET (General) - 2016)

Pen & Paper | National Level Exam
SET (General) FAQ

Q - For how long is the SET General score valid?

A -

The SET General score is valid for just one year.

How to Prepare

Preparation Strategy

Make a proper Time Table

It is very important that you make a timetable and stick to it and you will have an exact idea of what you are required to study and the time required for it.

Concept clarity rather than rotes learning

It is essential that you have a clear idea of the formulas and concepts rather than rote learning of things for the papers. While you might require it for memorizing formulas it is important that for other stuff you make sure you clear your basics and concepts before moving on.

Prepare Notes

It is very important to make small notes or a comprehensive list of formulas on each covered topic and chapter which will come in handy at the time of revision. This will require you to be regular with your work but will surely make things easy at the time of revision.

Seek guidance

It is not possible for you to know everything in your syllabus, at least not at the time of preparation. Sooner or later you will run into a concept or so which will give you trouble and then it is best you seek guidance from an instructor or a teacher. It is necessary that you clear your doubts at regular intervals and don’t prolong things for long. Getting into a good coaching class is nothing to be ashamed off and if anything a regular coaching class will enable you to avoid roadblocks in your preparation.

Sample Papers

Even though there may be a complete change in the exam pattern or the expected questions altogether, it is important that you practice on the sample and previous years question papers of BBA course. You will know the existing pattern and have a fair idea of the type of questions to expect in the paper along with the time constraint.

Mock tests

The paper pattern, duration of the paper and the number of questions to be attempted in the given amount of time is not something you will be able to pick up on the day of the examination. A Mock Test tests a student’s abilities as it not only provides a similar feel of real exams but also helps in building speed and confident to face the exam. Furthermore, they can improve their performance to get an extra edge in actual exams.

Time management

Time management can be learned through thorough practice and regular test taking. So it is important that you practice it and practice it well.

Negative marking

Most the entrance examinations will have negative marking and everyone would suggest you stay clear of questions are not sure about. But some experts are of the opinion that you answer the questions in which you are confused between an option or two because there will also be a chance of getting it right.

SET (General) 2016 Question Paper Format

questions 150
of Questions
duration 2.5 Hr
Durations
online Pen & Paper
Exam Type
marks 150
Total Marks
marks 1.0 Mark
Correct Question Mark
marks 0.0 Mark
Negative Marking

SET (General) 2016

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) General is a common written test for the admission processes of undergraduate institutes of Symbiosis International University. SET all organizes different tests for departments like Design, General, Health Science, Law and Engineering. The admission will be carried out through open counseling, in which the candidate has to be physically present on the date of counseling along with his/her original certificates.

Candidate should note that SET is only the first step. Each Symbiosis institute has its independent selection process.

  • The test will be conducted in afternoon sessions.
  • A candidate may take more than one paper. However, he will have to choose one paper from the morning session and one paper from the afternoon session.

SET (General) 2016 Conducting Body

Symbiosis Entrance Test (General) Conducted by symbiosis international university. Symbiosis International University (SIU) is a private coeducational, multi-institutional university located in Pune, Maharashtra, India. It has been given official recognition by the UGC and the AICTE. The National Assessment and Accreditation Council has conferred an 'A' grade to the university. SIU is part of the Symbiosis Society, which is its managing body. The curriculum developed by the Institute lays a stress both on basics and latest developments. Realizing the fact that faculty is the most important resource, special efforts have been made to find, recruit and retain highly qualified and competent faculty.

SET (General) Contact Details

Address Symbiosis International University Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi Dist: Pune - 412115, India
Phone no 020-39116226
Website http://www.set-test.org/
Type National
Mode Pen & Paper

SET (General) FAQ

1) How to Register For SET – 2017?

  • A candidate can register for one paper from the morning session; viz, Law or Design and one paper from the afternoon session; viz, General or Engineering or Health Sciences Register at www.set-test.org  
  • This will generate your SET ID.For Engineering and Health Sciences, a candidate need not register for SET if he / she wishes to offer scores of entrance tests other than SET such as JEE(Main).  
  • Such candidates may apply directly to the preferred institute, this is also applicable for SSCA (Symbiosis School of Culinary Arts) score of NCHMCT-JEE is accepted
  • You must to upload your latest scanned photograph (in the required format and size) at the time of online registration.

2) How to pay to Undergraduate Institutes of Symbiosis International University?

You may pay online/offline for admission to an undergraduate institute of the University. The feeis Rs. 1500/- per programme.Candidates have the option of paying through any one of the following five (5) payment
methods:

  • ONLINE PAYMENT THROUGH CREDIT CARD:
  • ONLINE PAYMENT THROUGH NET BANKING:
  • ONLINE PAYMENT THROUGH Paytm:
  • ONLINE PAYMENT THROUGH INDIAN BANK NET BANKING:
  • CASH
  • DEMAND DRAFT.

3) I have completed the online application. But, I have not taken a print out. How can I get a print out now?

You can go to the applying online page again and enter the personal details AND the application number. You will be taken to the printout page again. 

4) When will I get my Admit Card?

Admit card will be available for view and print in the first week of May (onwards). You will have to log onto the SET website with your registered User ID. You will be eligible for an Admit Card only upon submission of online application form. You will receive an automated email confirmation upon successful submission from website.

5) I have received the SET ID & Password, what can I use it for?

You can use the SET ID /email and password to fill in the SET application form, view / print the admit card, check MyMail, modify personal details. If you apply to institutes which take SET scores, you should use your SET ID.

6) I could not register online for SET, since the following error message appeared – “Java Script Error”.

Please use Internet Explorer Ver 6.0 or above. Please note that the browsers like Mozilla firefox and Google chrome will also support the application.

7) I am unable to download the e-bulletin.

Your connection may be slow. Please try again.

8) I could not register online for SET, as I am not able to proceed after “I agree” in the terms and conditions page.

This application uses JavaScript Please make sure that JavaScript is enabled in your browser.
To enable JavaScript goto:

  • Tools>>InternetOptions>>Security>>Custom Level. Scroll down until you see section labeled ‘Scripting’ Under ‘Active Scripting’,select ‘Enable’ and click OK. ”
  • Click refresh and do the registration again.

9) My current address is valid only till March end. Is it possible for me to update and make a change in the address in early April?

Yes, you can modify any set of personal details. You can do this after you have received your SET ID /email and password.

10) I have registered online and sent the DD/Bank counterfoil. What is the next step?

Congratulations on completing the first step to qualify for SET. You must have received an email of SET Payment confirmation after the authentication.

11) I registered online, but sent my DD without mentioning the SET ID. What do I do now?

Please send an email to info@set-test.org providing the DD number, bank on which it was drawn, your name, date of birth, phone number and email id. Mention “sent payment without SET ID ” in the subject line.

12) I filled up the form online and have taken the DD also. I do not have access to a printer to print the payment advice form. What do I do?

You need to fill in your details with your SET ID on a plain white sheet and send the DD along with it.

13) What is the eligibility criteria for SET General ?

  • Candidates who have passed or expecting the result of their class 12th can apply for the SET.
  • Candidates have to secure minimum 50% marks in class 12th by general category students and 45% aggregate marks by SC/ ST.

14) While entering the 12th exam marks, should I include the practical marks also? Can I include 11th and 12th year marks?

The subject-wise and aggregate marks are to be given for the 12th year examination only. Don't include the 11th year exam marks. For practical marks, use the method used by your board to calculate the subject-wise marks.

15) Will there be any breaks during the exam?

No, there will be no scheduled breaks during the test but candidates are allowed to go to the restroom by raising their hand to inform the test centre administrator. 

16) Can a student from science (PCB / PCM) apply for this course?

Yes, any student who has passed his/her class 12 th in any stream (humanities / commerce / science / social science, etc) is eligible to take admission in this course.

17) For how long is the SET General score valid?

The SET General score is valid for just one year.

18) What is/are the college/colleges covered for BBA under Set General examination?

  • Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies [SCMS] – Pune
  • Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies [SCMS]-NOIDA
  • Symbiosis Institute of Computers Studies and Research [SICSR].

19) What is the intake capacity of Symbiosis University for BBA ?

  • Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies [SCMS] – Pune :-150 Seats
  • Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies [SCMS]-NOIDA :- 90 Seats
  • Symbiosis Institute of Computers Studies and Research [SICSR]:-
    • Indian Students: 240 Seats
    • International Students (Including NRI, PIO and OCI students): 60
    • Total: 300 Seats.

20) What are the key provisions of Reservation Policy?

As per the UGC guideline 2006, the reservation policy for all the institutes under the University is as follows:
Within the sanctioned intake:-

  • SC - 15 %
  • ST – 7.5 %
  • Differently Abled – 3 %

Over and above the intake

  • Kashmir Migrants – 2 seats per programme
  • International Students – 15 %
  • Defence Quota – 5 % for SLS-PUNE,SICSR and SCMS-Pune.

Note:

  • Candidate applying for the above mentioned categories will be required to submit the supporting documents at the time of PI-WAT.
  • Candidates applying for Defence Quota other than above maintioned three institutes (SLSPune, SICSr and SCMS) will be considered as candidates in OPEN Category.

21) What about campus placement?

The Placement Cell is an integral part of our institute. Our placement cell has been immensely successful in creating and maintaining a good network across top notch companies in all sectors, thereby ensuring opportunities to students for recruitment with promising career options. The students registering for placements undergo extensive training ranging from career guidance to soft-skill building. This enhances students’ confidence thus helping them perform better at the time of recruitments. Since its inception, SCMS-Pune has seen the presence of many successful companies who have offered our students positions in major domains such as human resources, marketing, consultancy, advertising and finance. Some of the companies which periodically visit our campus for the purpose of offering campus recruitments to our students include KPMG, PWC, Zomato, Food Panda, JLL, UPS, Tresvista, IKYA Global, Grofers, Edelwiess, GPW, Iplace, etc. Our alumni through the years have brought laurels to SCMS with their decision making positions in various organizations.

22) Can I directly come for counseling without registering for the First Year admissions?

Registration is a compulsory step for First Year admissions.Without registration,candidate would not be considered for admission process.

23) Are we going to be informed personally about date and time of counseling?

The date and time of counseling will be informed through online, offline advertisements and postings on the website. Please refer to the website.

24) Are parents also required at the time of counseling?

Parents are not required, but one parent can accompany the candidate, if they wish to.

25) If I have some other exam or admission process at some other college, then are the parents allowed to come and confirm the admission?

No, the candidate has to be personally present.

26) What are university rules for attendance?

75% attendance is compulsory for all students pursuing regular courses of study.