SET MCA 2022: Application Form (Available), Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Merit List

Somaiya Entrance Test - MCA 2022 ( Somaiya Entrance Test (SET) MCA )


Registrations: 1 Apr '22 - 15 Jun '22

Updated on May 20, 2022 16:38 IST

SET MCA 2022 application form has been released. Candidates interested in applying for MCA admission at Somaiya Vidyavihar University can fill the application form online using the direct link given below. Application forms can also be filled from the institute website Admissions to the MCA programme offered at KJ Somaiya Institute will be on the basis of MAH MCA CET/PERA CET/GATE. Somaiya Vidyavihar University will not conduct the Somaiya Entrance Test for MCA. More details about the SET MCA application form, exam, syllabus, the pattern can be checked here.

SET MCA Exam Dates 2022 SET MCA 2022 Application Form 
SET MCA Exam Pattern 2022 SET MCA Syllabus 2022

What is SET MCA?

Somaiya Entrance Test for MCA, popularly known as SET MCA has been discontinued. SET MCA was conducted by the Somaiya Vidyavihar University to shortlist candidates for admission to the 2-year full-time Master in Computer Application course. MCA program is offered by Somaiya Institute of Management, Mumbai the constituent college of Somaiaya Vidyavihar University. Admission is purely on the basis of marks obtained in the SET MCA entrance exam.

SET MCA 2022 Highlights

Exam Particulars

Exam Details

Exam Name

Somaiya Entrance Test for MCA or SET MCA

Conducting Body

Somaiya Vidyavihar University, Mumbai

Exam Level

Postgraduate Exam at National level

Exam Frequency

Once a year

Mode of Exam

Computed Based Test (CBT)

Courses offered through Entrance Exam

Master in Computer Application (MCA)

Exam Fees

INR 1500 (all categories)

Exam Duration

3 hours

No. of Papers and Total Marks

1 Paper, 200 marks

Total Questions


Marking Scheme

  • 2 marks for each correct response
  • No negative marking

Language/Medium of Exam


Colleges Accepting Exam Score

Somaiya Institute of Management, Somaiya Vidhyavihar University

No. of Test Cities


Official Website

Contact Details

Phone: 022-6728 3277 / 3292 / 3050

Admission Related Query:

SET MCA 2022 Dates

Somaiya Vidyavihar University will soon announce the dates for SET MCA 2022. The information regarding SET MCA 2022 Exam dates, registration schedule, admit card, result date and counselling dates will be provided here as soon as notified by the university.

SET MCA 2022 Events


Start of the application process


Last date to apply


Announcement of merit

June last week, 2022


July first week, 2022

SET MCA Application Form 2022

Somaiya Vidyavihar University has released the application form of SET MCA 2022 on April 1. Application forms will be available online on the institute website. Candidates interested in applying for SET MCA admission 2022 need to fill the application form. Candidates must note that SET MCA 2022 application forms is available only in online mode. The process of applying to SET MCA include online registration, filling the detailed form, uploading scanned image of photo, signature and payment of application fees. Candidates can check below the step by step guide to fill the application form. 

How to Fill SET MCA Application Form

  • Open the official website
  • Click on the SET MCA 2022 application form
  • Fill in the required details and click on the register button
  • After registration, candidates will have to fill detailed application form with the required information
  • Upload scanned images of photo and signature
  • Pay application fees 

The application form will be submitted automatically after the successful payment of the application fee. Candidates need not send the filled copy of the application form to the university but it is advised that students keep it safe until the completion of the admission process.

SET MCA 2022 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates appearing for the SET MCA 2022 exam needs to fulfil certain eligibility criteria as mentioned by the exam conducting authorities. Below is the detailed criteria to apply for the exam:

  • Candidate must have passed 12th standard or equivalent examination in Computer Science / Mathematics / Information Practices as one of the subjects with recognized board.
  • Subjects: Candidates should pass the Intermediate examination with Mathematics and Science
  • Appearing CandidatesFinal year students can also apply
  • Students appearing for their final exams of their Bachelor’s programme can also apply

     Aspirants must have one of the following qualifications

  • Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA) with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks from any University recognised by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU)/AICTE 
  • BSc in Computer Science / Information Technology / Electronics with minimum 50% aggregate marks from any University recognised by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU)/AICTE 
  • BSc with Mathematics or Statistics as one of the subjects at the graduate level with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks from any University recognised by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU)/AICTE

SET MCA 2022 Admission Process

Admission to MCA programs for the academic session 2022-24 at Somaiya Vidyavihar University will be on the basis of the MAH MCA CET/PERA CET/GATE. The university will not conduct the SET MCA exam for admission to the MCA program. Candidates can check below the general admission process for SET MCA Exam.


Steps Involved in MCA Admission at Somaiya Vidyavihar University

  • Fill the SET MCA 2022 registration form         
  • Appear for the entrance test
  • Shortlisting on the basis of exam result
  • Counselling for seat allotment

SET MCA 2022 Exam Centres (Obsoleted)

Check the detailed list of exam centres available for SET MCA.

Centre Names
Ahmedabad Bhopal Delhi
Akola Bhubaneswar Guwahati
Amravati Jaipur Indore
Aurangabad Jammu Jalgaon
Ratnagiri Rajkot Pune
Solapur Surat Thane and Vadodara
Kolhapur Kolkata Kota
Panjim Mumbai Lucknow
Nagpur Navi Mumbai Nashik

SET MCA Syllabus 2022 (Obsoleted)

The syllabus of SET MCA 2022 will be released by Somaiya Vidyavihar University along with the start of the application process. SET MCA 2022 syllabus will include topics from Mathematics, English, Logical Reasoning and Computer Basics. Candidates can check below the list of topics that are included in the SET MC syllabus.

Subjects Topics
  • Algebra
  • Probability and Statistics
  • Arithmetic
  • Basic Set Theory and Functions
  • Mensuration
  • Comprehension
  • Vocabulary
  • Basic English Grammar
  • Word power
  • Synonyms and Antonyms
  • Meanings of words and phrases
  • Technical writing
Logical Reasoning
  1. Number Series
  2. Verbal Classification
  3. Analogy
  4. Matching Definitions
  5. Verbal Reasoning
  • Computer Fundamentals 
  • Operating System 
  • Computer Network and Database Management System
  • Programming Concepts (C and C++)

SET MCA 2022 Exam Pattern (Obsoleted)

The exam will be held online as a Computer Based Test. The question paper of SET MCA 2022 will have a total of 100 multiple-choice questions and the total duration of the exam will be 3 hours. More details about SET MCA exam pattern 2022 can be checked in the below table.

Particulars Details
Mode of exam Online as a Computer Based Test
Type of questions Multiple-choice questions
Total number of questions 100
Total duration of the exam 3 hours
Marking scheme 2 marks for each correct answer
Negative Marking No negative marking

SET MCA Admit Card 2022 (Obsoleted)

The admit card for the SET MCA 2022 exam will be released a few days before the exam date. Candidates who will fill the application form within the specified dates will be issued SET MCA 2022 admit cards to appear in the exam. Admit cards will be available for download online on the institute website. Candidates will have to log in to the website using their application number and password for downloading the admit card. Details about exam date and time, address of the exam centre, paper for which appearing, candidate details like name, photo, signature and exam day guidelines will be mentioned in the admit card. 

SET MCA 2022 Merit List

Somaiya Vidyavihar University will release a merit list of all registered candidates on the basis of exam scores for which they had applied. SET MCA merit list 2022 will be declared online on the official website somaiya edu. Candidates will be able to check their scorecards by using their application form number and password. Details about candidates' merit positions in the exam and the All India Rank will be mentioned in the scorecard. Candidates who will be declared qualified will be eligible for participating in the counselling process for admission to the MCA courses in the institute.

SET MCA Counselling 2022

The details about SET MCA 2022 counselling will be announced by the university after the declaration of the merit list. Information of SET MCA counselling dates and procedures will be notified on the official website. The counselling will be conducted in online mode. All qualified candidates will have to register online for participating in the counselling. The allotment of seats will be on the basis of marks in the SET MCA 2022 exam. 


Important FAQs regarding SET MCA 2022

Q: Can final year Bachelor’s programme students waiting for the result apply for SET MCA 2022?

A. Yes, you can apply.

Q. What is the final date to apply for the SET MCA 2022 entrance examination?

A. The last date to apply for SET MCA 2022 will be announced soon.

Q. What preparation strategy is to be followed to get a good rank in the SET MCA 2022 Exam?

A. Candidates can start by gathering all the related information related to syllabus, exam patterns and guidelines and collect all the data such as question papers of the previous year’s exam, syllabus, etc. Now, candidates can make a study plan to prepare for better results.

Q. What is the mode of the SET MCA 2022 entrance test?

A. SET MCA 2022 will not be held as the exam has been discontinued. Candidates seeking admission in the full-time MCA programme offered at K J Somaiya Institute of Management need to appear in MAH MCA CET/PERA CET/GATE.

Q. Is K J Somaiya Institute of Management good for MCA?

A. Candidate can consider pursuing MCA at K J Somaiya Institute of Management because the institute has grown in the past 38 years as offering Doctoral Studies, sector-specific MBA, MCA, Exec-MBA programmes and executive education for reskilling of corporate managers. Best in class for management and technology education.

Q. When is Counselling done for SET MCA 2022?

A. The counselling for SET MCA 2022 will be conducted after the declaration of results. The schedule for the process of counselling will be released by the university on the website.

Q. Will there be negative marking in SET MCA 2022?

A. No negative marking for wrong/ multiple answers.

Q. Who will conduct SET MCA?

A. Somaiya Vidyavihar University conducts the SET MCA exam for admissions to MCA postgraduate degree program.

Q. Will SET MCA 2022 be conducted offline or online?

A. The entrance test for SET MCA 2022 will not be held.

Q. How can I apply for SET MCA 2022?

A. SET MCA 2022 application forms are available online on the official website.

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