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

for SIT First Year admission based on their 2017 JEE Main score.



c) MHT CET Candidate: - Candidate can register

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/)



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




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.




Is separate registration required for SET and JEEMain ?



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




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, 22,500/- by bank draft. As and
when a seat falls vacant, this will be filled up from the waiting list. 




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.




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.




  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.




Are parents also required at the time of counseling?



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




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



The general cut-offs are informed via mail and displayed on website approximately one week prior to the counseling round. If the candidate score is very less than the cut-off, then he/she can directly apply for waiting list.




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



Yes, candidate has to bring a DD of Rs.1, 22,500 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.




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.




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.77, 500/- 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)




Is the counseling On-line?



The Counseling is Not on- line. The candidate along with his documents and a DD of
Rs.1, 22,500 has to be physically present at the counseling.
Refer to the detailed counseling procedure (available on website under admissions)




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.




How to reach the Venue?



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




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.




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.




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.




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.




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.




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.




In case we register for the waiting list along with a demand draft Rs.1,22,500/- ,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.




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



CBSE plus 1 and plus 2 syllabus. 




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 




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


Print Out of


Entrance examination Score Card


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)


Following documents two attested copies


Caste Certificate


Address Proof


Two photographs


Bank Demand Draft of Rs. 1,22,500/- drawn in favor of Symbiosis Institute of Technology, Pune, to be deposited at the time of admission


(Optional) To book seat in Hostel: Bank Demand Draft of Rs. 77,500/- drawn in favor of Symbiosis Institute of Technology, Pune, to be deposited at the time of admission




Refund Rules 



Please refer below link




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



Seat confirmed cannot be cancelled on telephone or email or by personally submitting cancellation request. Please refer Q.28 for detailed cancellation process.




What is Procedure for First Year B.Tech. / M.Tech. & Lateral Admission Cancellation for 2017?





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


Last date of admission is 1st Aug, 2017. Refer refund rules.