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Steps to crack the SET interview

If you have taken SET that means that you are aiming to secure admission in one of the 18 undergraduate programmes offered by 13 prestigious institutes under Symbiosis University.
After getting your SET score, you will have to appear for a Written Ability test followed by a Personal Interview for seeking admission into any of these 18 courses.
The courses offered under SET spread over different campuses are:
  • B.A L.L.B(Hons)
  • B.B.A L.L.B(Hons)
  • BCA
  • BBA- IT
  • BBA
  • B. Sc. Medical technology
  • B. Design
  • B.A. Mass Communication
  • B. Sc. Nursing
  • B. Sc eco Honors
  • B. Tech
  • B. A. Liberal Arts
  • B. Sc. Liberal Arts
Your cumulative score of SET, WAT and PI will be considered for your admission.
If you wish to ace through your SET interview, you need to keep the following points in mind:
  • Be prepared:
    There are certain questions that have a higher probability of being depending on the course you are appearing for. It will give you an edge if you do the following things before going for your interview:
    • Prepare your answers to these questions
    • Prepare an example from your past experiences that validate you answer
    Preparation will help you boost your confidence and also help you in giving better answers once you are inside the interview room.Certain questions that you can prepare for your SET interview would be:
    • Why do you want to join Symbioisis University?
    • What are your strengths and weaknesses?
    • Why have you chosen this career path for yourself?
    • Where do you see yourself 5 years down the lane?
    Also, every institute takes pride in the education it imparts. It may prove to be useful if you have studied the Website of Symbiosis University and are clear with how the university can help you grow personally as well as professionally. This will help you in asking relevant questions to the panel regarding the programme.
  • Know about your field:
    Depending on which programme you are giving the interview for, it is important and useful that you do some background research related to your choice of career. For example, if you want to join symbiosis for mass communication, it would be helpful for you to skim through the basics of mass media. Similarly, for other streams, it is always uselful to know the basics of your field.
  • Know what is happening around you:
    It is important to stay updated with current affairs, especially the ones related to your field. If you are aiming for pharma, knowing the recent developments in the pharmaceutical industry may give you an edge over other aspirants. Similarly, for other streams too, relevant sections of the news and current affairs are crucial.
  • Know your academics:
    For seeking admission in the courses offered under SET, it is also beneficial for you to brush up the subjects you had taken up in class XI and XII. You may be asked generic questions or specific questions from your favourite subject.
    If you are able to cover these areas before your SET interview, it equips you with a lot of substance- related to both personal as well as knowledge based questions to ace your interview.
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