FAQ

1.

What are the ways through which I can secure admission for First Year BTech, 2017?

 

Normal Quota Admission under following categories:-

 

 

a) SET Candidate: - Candidates have to first register (http://www.set-test.org/) and then appear for Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) which is conducted on the first Saturday of May, 2017.

 

 

b) JEE Main Candidate: - Candidate can register

(http://www.sitpune.edu.in/first_year_admission_departments_&_registration.php)
for SIT First Year admission based on their 2017 JEE Main score.


 

 

c) MHT CET Candidate: - Candidate can register

 (http://www.sitpune.edu.in/first_year_admission_departments_&_registration.php)
for SIT First Year admission based on their 2017 MHT CET score.


 

 

International Admission:-Candidates can apply under international category.
Admission of international students is done via Symbiosis Centre of
International Education (http://scie.ac.in/)

 

 

Discretionary Quota Admission: - For this purpose candidate have to register to SIT and
then apply for discretionary quota. Forms for the same will be available online and
offline in the institute from 4th June, 2017. We will make a separate merit of all the
applications and offer admission based on PCM merit. 

 

 

Note: - Registrations will be open on the above given links from February 2017.

     

2.

 

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

 

 

Registration is a compulsory step for First Year 2017 admissions.
Without registration,  candidate would not be considered for admission process.

     

3.

 

Is separate registration required for SET and JEEMain ?

 

 

Yes, if candidate wish to apply through both the scores, then they need to do a separate
registration for SET and JEE/MHTCET exam.

     

4.

 

What is the Branch-wise Cut-Off?

 

 

 Cut-offs are declared only for the counseling rounds. There is no branch-wise cut-off.
All the candidates can attend the counseling. In such counseling where a candidate has to
Be physically present, sometimes many top rankers do not turn up. Some others are
Interested in a particular branch and the moment the seats of that branch are filled up, they
Leave. If you have a high score you stand a good chance to get a seat. If your rank is
lower than that, you can still hope to get a seat. For this purpose you can apply for the
waiting list by filling up the form and depositing Rs.1, 25,000/- by bank draft. As and
when a seat falls vacant, this will be filled up from the waiting list. 

     

5.

 

What is cut-off for SET entrance exam?

 

 

There is no cut for the SET entrance exam. However cut-offs are declared only for the counseling day as who can attend the counselling round. Rest all the students who have SET score below the declared cut off has an option to either attend the counselling or directly apply for waiting list.

     

6.

 

When is the merit list going to be displayed?

 

 

It will be displayed after the declaration of result and receipt of applications in the institute.

     

7.

 

  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.

     

8.

 

Are parents also required at the time of counseling?

 

 

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

     

9.

 

If my score is less should I come for counseling, as I have to travel from a far-off
 place?

 

 

It is your decision. If you feel you have even a remote chance, you should come.
Refer to answer against Q.No.1 for more details.

     

10.

 

Should I bring all the fees at the time of counseling?

 

 

Yes, candidate has to bring a DD of Rs.1, 25,000 drawn in favour of "Symbiosis Institute
of Technology", Pune, payable at  Pune. The remaining amount of the first semester fee has
to be deposited latest by 30th June, 2017(for counseling of SET – 4th June, 2017, JEE
(Main) - 11th June, 2017 and direct second year-18  June, 2017) .
This DD is mandatory for  seat allocation.

     

11.

 

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.

     

12.

 

What is JEE -Main cut-off for last year?

 

 

Each year we receive increased.

     

13.

 

If the admission is confirmed on the date of counseling, can we confirm the hostel
 admission on the same day? How much hostel fee do I have to pay on that day?

 

 

Yes, the hostel accommodation can be confirmed on the same day. You have to deposit
Rs.50, 000/- through a bank draft drawn in favour of "Symbiosis Institute of Technology"
Pune, payable at Pune. The remaining hostel fee has to be paid latest by 26th June,
2017(for counseling of SET – 4th June, 2017, JEE (Main)- 11th June, 2017 and direct
second year-18 June, 2017)

     

14.

 

Is the counseling On-line?

 

 

The Counseling is Not on- line. The candidate along with his documents and a DD of
Rs.1, 25,000 has to be physically present at the counseling.
Refer to the detailed counseling procedure (available on website under admissions)

     

15.

 

Can the seat be cancelled on telephone or does the candidate have to come
 personally?

 

 

Please visit http://siufinance.ishinfo.com/UGStudentAdmission/login.aspx for process of
submission of online Application for Cancellation of Admission. Please note the
formalities for cancellation of admission will be initiated only after you submit the duly
signed hard copy of the application for cancellation form duly completed in all respect
along with necessary documents. Process for Cancellation of Admission and refund of
fees, will start only after receipt of the signed hard copy of the application for
cancellation along with the required documents at the Institute. Fees will be refunded
online in a period of 3-4 weeks from the date of receipt of the duly completed and signed
hard copy of the Application of Cancellation at Institute.
Please refer Q.28 for detailed cancellation process.
For hostel cancellation please attached hostel payment receipt along with hard copy of
cancellation form. Also mail this to hostelallotment@sitpune.edu.in

     

16.

 

Is the accommodation available at the time of the counseling? What is the procedure
 for the same?

 

 

Candidates have to make their own stay arrangements at the time of counselling. We will
however upload on the website details of accommodation available in nearby hotels etc.

     

17.

 

How to reach the Venue?

 

 

Please refer to http://www.sitpune.edu.in/about_contact_us.php

     

18.

 

How about the placements?

 

 

Our first batch passed out in June 2012. Most of the students of the batch (about 85% of the eligible students) where placed in various renowned companies like  Infosys, Mahindra and Mahindra, Persistent, Kirloskar Brothers Ltd, Synechron, Mu Sigma, Forbes Marshal, Thermo fisher, Sokrati, Bosch, Steria, Pubmatic, Atos, Syntel, Marathon Electric, Symantec, ACT TV, CRF Global and many others.
2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 placements were also good which has addition of some more renowed companies such as Microsoft, Amazon Veritas, IBM, TCS, MediaOcean  etc.

     

19.

 

How is the Faculty?

 

 

We have highly competent faculty. Many faculty members have joined us after completing their Ph.D or fellowship from renowned institutes of the world Pennsylvania State University, USA, RMIT Australia, Carnegie Mellon USA and so on.

     

20.

 

If my ward is studying in B.Tech. First year and wants to take admission in second
year at SIT, what is the procedure?

 

 

Yes, migrations are allowed at SIT as per SIU rules. You can send email to lateraladmissions@sitpune.edu.in with the details of subjects studied, marks secured, name of Institute and affiliated University. Migration will be possible if the subjects match.

     

21.

 

If the originals are submitted at another institute, where admission is already
confirmed, then in that case, with the truly attested copies, can the admission be
confirmed at SIT?

 

 

Yes, please bring the proof of submission of documents along with the attested photocopies.

     

22.

 

Is the bank facility available near the campus to take out the demand draft? Is the bank open on the counseling day? 

 

 

It is not a full fledged bank facility. You are advised to get your drafts etc. made before coming for counseling. However, for emergency cases the banking facility will be available. All our Counseling's are on Sundays.

     

23.

 

If the PCM aggregate is less than 45%, but the competitive exam score is quite good, what are the chances for admission in that case?

 

 

If the percentage in the defined subjects is less than 45%, admission is not possible at SIT.

     

24.

 

In case we register for the waiting list along with a demand draft Rs.1,25,000/- ,how much money, is refunded if we do not get the admission?

 

 

Full Amount will be refunded. Refund can be taken either by physically collecting the DD from the institute or you can email your refund request to waitinglist@sitpune.edu.in along with the detail address on which the DD would be couriered.

     

25.

 

What is the syllabus of the symbiosis entrance test for engineering? 

 

 

CBSE plus 1 and plus 2 syllabus. 

     

26.

 

I have completed my education from other country. ex. O'Level (10 class) from London and A'Level (12 class) from Bangladesh. How should I proceed? 

 

 

You can take admission under the category of International students. Contact International office of Symbiosis or Symbiosis Centre for International Education at website http://www.scie.ac.in 

     

27.

 

Which document I need to carry with me at the time Admission / Counselling.

A.

Print Out of

 

Entrance examination Score Card

   
B.

Following Original documents with two attested copies

 

12th Mark list

 

12th Passing certificate

 

10th Mark list

 

10th Passing certificate

 

Migration Certificate

 

Transfer Certificate/Leaving Certificate

 

Gap Certificate ( If applicable)

   
C.

Following documents two attested copies

 

Caste Certificate

 

Address Proof

   
D.

Two photographs

   
 E.

Bank Demand Draft of Rs. 1,25,000/- drawn in favor of Symbiosis Institute of Technology, Pune, to be deposited at the time of admission

   
 D.

(Optional) To book seat in Hostel: Bank Demand Draft of Rs. 50,000/- drawn in favor of Symbiosis Institute of Technology, Pune, to be deposited at the time of admission

     

28.

 

Refund Rules 

 

 

Please refer below link
http://sitpune.edu.in/rules-for-refund-of-fees.php

     

29.

 

What is Procedure for BTech First Year Admission Cancellation for 2016?

 

 

 

1

Visit http://siufinance.ishinfo.com/UGStudentAdmission link. Login with your SETID and Password . Fill the required admission information and then apply for cancellation

2

Once the application is submitted, you can see the PDF copy of cancellation form , which the candidate has to save and take a printout.

3

Then prepare a set of following documents and courier it to SIT :
1.Cancellation form 
2.Original Admission Letter.
3.Original Fee Receipt
4..Cancelled cheque or Bank Passbook Xerox.

4

Please note that the formalities for cancellation of admission will be initiated only after you submit the duly signed hard copy of the application for cancellation form which is completed in all respect along with the necessary documents. Process for cancellation of Admission and refund of fees will start only after the receipt of signed hard copy of the application for cancellation along with the required documents at the institute (SIT).

5

Fees will be refunded online in a period of 3-4 weeks from the date of receipt of the duly completed and signed hard copy of the Application of Cancellation at Institute.


Address for sending documents: 
Symbiosis Institute of Technology
Symbiosis International University, 
Near Lupin Research Park, 
Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi, Pune 412 115