PMIST B. Arch Admissions 2020: Courses, Placement, Fees

PMIST offers various UG, PG and research programmes. The university aims at imparting academic excellence to help students develop the required skills needed to build a lucrative career in the competitive world. PMU offers high quality education in the field of Science, Engineering, Technology, Liberal Arts and Literature. UG and PG programs offered by the university are taught by experienced and qualified faculty.

Periyar Maniammai Institute of Science and Technology (Deemed to be University) accepts students for the B. Arch. program based on the NATA exam score and +2 level marks i.e. appearing for the entrance is compulsory. Total marks calculated would include 50% of NATA score and 50% of +2 marks. With NATA Entrance you can apply for B. Arch. in NATA member universities.

NATA is an online computer based test for which you need to register separately

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You can appear for the NATA exam a maximum of five times within two years from the date of first attempt. The best score out of the five would be chosen and would be valid till 2years from the date of first attempt.

CourseAdmission Link
B.Arch Admission Link

Application Process

  1. Candidates must visit the following link: in order to download the application form and the admission prospectus.
  2. Fill in the application form with complete details carefully.
  3. Choose to pay the application fee of Rs.600/- (Rs.500/- for SC/ST/PwD) through DD drawn in favour of The registrar, PMIST” payable at Thanjavur or online.
  4. Submit the application form and keep the printed copy of the submitted application form.

Documents required

Candidates must submit the following documents when required in order to complete the admission process successfully:

  • S.S.L.C Mark sheet
  • NATA Scorecard
  • HSC Mark sheet
  • Degree (UG & PG) Mark sheet
  • Transfer Certificate
  • Community Certificate
  • Citizenship (Family card issued by Civil supply office)
  • Sports, NCC, and other co- and extra-curricular activities
  • Medical fitness certificate and Blood group certificate
  • Passport size Photos 5 Nos.

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Eligibility Criteria

B. Arch. is a 5 year undergraduate program the total number of seats available are 60. The eligibility criteria of the program is mentioned below. Candidates must fulfil any of the following eligibility requirements to get admission in B. Arch. Program.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Candidates must have 10+3 Diploma (any stream) recognized by Central/State Governments with 50% aggregate mark        
  • Candidates must have International Baccalaureate Diploma, after 10 years of schooling with not less than 50% marks in aggregate and with Mathematics as compulsory subject of examination.
  • Minimum 50% marks in aggregate with Mathematics as the subject of examination at the 10+2 level.
  • You must have qualified the NATA exam with minimum 40% marks.

Selection Process

Candidates are selected on the basis of the marks secured in 10+2 or equivalent and Architecture Aptitude Test (NATA)

The following shall be given weightage:

  • Qualifying Examination i.e. 10+2 (or) 10+3 years Diploma recognised by the Central/ State Government (or) IB Diploma and/or other test (50% of Marks obtained in Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry or Biology in case of other state students)
  • Architecture aptitude test (NATA)


The merit list is prepared considering both the parameters mentioned above.

NATA Exam Pattern

The table explains the exam pattern of NATA.

Section 1
Pen-Paper based test
[For Drawing]
2 Hours
Section 2
Computer Based test
[For Aesthetic Sensitivity]
No. of Questions: 40
Time Allotted per question: 60-90 seconds.
Average Time: 1 Hour

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College



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