NATA 2020 APPLICATION & REGISTRATION
NATIONAL LEVEL ONLINE TEST
NATA Application Form 2020 is expected to release on January 23, 2020 for both April and July session. Aspirants can register for Phase 1 till second week of March 2020 whereas till second week of June for Phase 2. Council of Architecture also provide Form Correction Facility to make desired changes in the online Application Form. Candidates applying for NATA 2020 have to upload their scanned photograph and signature in format.
Application Process is completely online and interactive in nature as well. The entire registration form is divided into sections and sub sections for the ease of candidates. Fields described as mandatory as a must, without which form will not be submitted. Online guidance is provided to the andidate while filling the Application form.
A unique 8 digit Application number is provided to every applicant along with which they have to choose their password which is essential for further entries. NATA login window appears as mentioned down below:
|Events||Phase 1 April Tentative Dates||Phase 2 July Tentative Dates|
|Start of Online Registration||4th Week of January 2020||4th Week of January, 2020|
|End of Registration Process||2nd Week of March 2020||2nd Week of June 2020|
|Availability of Form Correction Window||2nd Week of March 2020||2nd Week of March 2020|
|Release of Admit Card||1st Week of April 2020||4th Week of June 2020|
|Date of NATA 2020||2nd Week of April 2020||1st Week of July 2020|
NATA 2020 Application process is divided mainly into 3 steps: Personal and Qualification details, Document and Image uploading and fee payment. At the end a confirmation page is displayed which has to be downloaded and kept for future references.
Candidates have to begin filling the application form by creating a login Id and Password. Personal details like name, gender, contact information are required for the same. A uniques Id and security question is mandatory to generate the application number.
A unique 8 digit Application number is created which along with the password can be used for further login and form filling.
Using the generated credentials candidates have to login again to their portal and complete the application form. Qualification details, marks, Exam center preference likewise have to be mentioned at this stage.
Scanned copies of required documents: Candidate’s photograph and Signature is to be uploaded. Photograph has to be recent and preferably taken on a light background. Signature should be scanned on a white backgrpund in clear format. Specifications of the images to be uploaded are tabulated down below, candidates should take a note of the same.
|Document||Image Size||Image dimension|
|Minimum Size||Maximum Size||Height||Width|
|Photograph||4 KB||100 KB||4.5 cm||3.5 cm|
|Signature||1 KB||30 KB||1.5 cm||3.5 cm|
Aspirants need to download the prefilled registration form and procure the necessary registration documents. They would also be required to select a NATA Test Center from the official website at a location convenient to the candidate. Approach the Test center for Appointment for NATA Exam. After this, procure Receipt cum Appointment voucher from the Test Center and take the exam on the registred date.
There is no relaxation in Registration Fee in NATA on the basis of gender. Though candidates belonging to SC/ST category have been provided with relaxation in fee. Once personal details and document uploading is completed candidates will be redirected to the payment page, which can be done only in online mode.
|Category||One Attempt||Both Attempts|
|General||INR 1800||INR 3500|
|SC/ST||INR 1500||INR 2800|
|Candidates Opting Exam Center Outside India||INR 10,000||INR 18,000|
NATA only accepts online fee payment. By clicking on “payment of fee using EPG services” candidates will be redirected to a new gateway page. Options available are Credit Card/ Debit Card or Net Banking are available to complete the payment process. Successful payment status will be shown on candidates hompage. Final Confirmation Page will be displayed and available to download only after that.
Candidates should make sure they enter their personal credentials as mentioned in Class 12th or equivalent exam certificate.
Details like Passed/ Appearing status, Year, Stream and Affliated Board is to be mentioned. Institute name and address, percentage marks obtained and Roll No. is mandatory at both Class 10 and 10+2 level.
Candidates have to enter their residential address, domicile: both state and district with pincode. Functioning and valid Email Id, Mobile or Landline number are to be mentioned for further correspondence.
Candidates must create a password for login of minimum 8 to 13 characters with one alphabet, numeral, special character. In case candidates forget their password they should retrieve a new one which should not be identical to the previous three passwords.
One security questions from a drop down list of questions is to be chosen, a relevant answer for which is to be entered and noted down for future retreival of password.
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All the candidates have the option to retrieve their NATA 2020 Candidate ID. They can simply follow the steps mentioned below:
Candidates who make any discrepancies while filling the application form are provided a facility to correct their mistake through application form correction. The application form correction process will start soon after the commencement of NATA registration. Candidates have to follow the steps below:
Council of Architecture conducts NATA 2020 in all state capitals and selected cities across India. Allotment of exam center is subject to availability of atleast 200 students in a particular exam center/ city. Though the authorities will provide centers as per the preference of the candidates but the discretion lies with the authority. Request for change in Exam Center will not be entertained by CoA, hence candidates are advised to choose the exam center accordingly while filling the application form.
|Go through the online instructions carefully before starting to fill the Application Form||Application Number, security question and password should not be shared with anybody.|
|Personal information, address of communication and other credentials carefully||Wrong, not functional and invalid mobile number or Email Id should not be provided|
|Examination center choice should be correctly filled, no alteration allowed||There is no need to send the confirmation page by post to CoA office.|
|Photograph and Signature should be uploaded in specified size only||Use of crayons, water colour and oil paints is prohibited for drawing test.|
|Schedule mentioned in the Admit Card should be strictly followed||Any instrument, including scale are not allowed to the examination hall.|
|Coloured pencils must be carried for the drawing section||Hard copy of the Admit Card should not be spoiled, entry can be restricted on this basis.|
Ques. Which documents are required before filling the NATA 2020 application form?
Ans. Before filling the form, a candidate must have following documents ready with him-
Ques. What is the process of registration for NATA 2020?
Ans. As mentioned above, students should visit - nata.in to apply for NATA 2020. The application process involves two stages- Registration and submitting Application. As soon as you click on the link, following process should be followed for registration-
Ques. What are the guidelines for uploading photograph and signature in the application form?
Ans. Listed below are the specifications for photo and signature to be uploaded at the time of registration:
Ques. What is the application fee for NATA 2020?
Ans. The application fee for General candidates is Rs 1800 while for SC/ST candidates, it is Rs 1500.
Ques. When can I download my admit card for the exam?
Ans. All the students can download their admit cards from the official website from June 26, 2020.
Ques. Do I need to send my application form by post after online application?
Ans. No, you do not need to send your application form by post to NATA; only online application is the valid process of application and it does not require you to send any of your documents offline or by post.
strong>Ques. Where can I contact in case of any query regarding the application of NATA 2020?
Ans. In case of any query, students can email at email@example.com.
Ques. I do not have Aadhaar card, is it mandatory for applying for NATA 2020?
Ans. Aadhaar card is mandatory for applying for NATA 2020, so if you don’t have an Aadhaar card, you must apply for that.
*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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