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National Aptitude Test in Architecture or NATA is facilitated by the Council of Architecture (CoA). The national level architecture exam is held annually to test candidates’ aptitude and provide them admissions to the 5-year B.Arch. Degree program. NATA 2019 is held in 2 parts, Part A (Maths and General Aptitude – Computer mode) and Part B (Drawing – pen paper mode).
The official notification is expected to be published in December 2018. Intermediate graduates or Diploma holders can apply online at learning.tcsionhub.in/test/nata-2019. The hall tickets/ admit card will be available for download from the official website tentatively in March 2019. Various prominent government and private colleges accept NATA score for admissions. All the aspiring candidates for NATA 2019 can check the relevant information below. The scores of NATA are valid for 2-years from the year in which one appeared.
|NATA Exam Pattern||NATA Participating Colleges||NATA Application Form|
|Exam Name||National Aptitude Test in Architecture or NATA|
|Conducting Body||Council of Architecture (CoA)|
|Exam Type||National Level|
|Expected Registration for NATA 2018||60000+|
|Exam Date||April 29, 2019 (tentative)|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Exam Mode||Part A – Computer Based|
Part B – Pen Paper Based
|Score Validity||Two years only|
|NATA Helpdeskfirstname.lastname@example.org | 01179412100|
Candidates aspiring for NATA 2019 should be well aware of the entire process and the important dates relating it. They can check the same mentioned below.
|Publication of NATA 2019 notification online||December 2018|
|NATA 2019 Application Form availability||January 2019|
|Last Date to submit NATA Application Form 2019||February 2019|
|Last Date for Uploading Documents||February 2019|
|Fee Payment Last Date||February 2019|
|Last Date to Obtain Print of Confirmation Page||February 2019|
|Window open for Correction of NATA Application Form 2019||February 2019|
|Availability of NATA Admit Card 2019||March 2019|
|NATA 2019 Exam Date||April 2019|
|Declaration of NATA Result 2019||June 2019|
Before applying for the examination, there are certain parameters that a candidate must fulfill. They are as follows:
Check detailed NATA Eligibility Criteria
NATA 2019 Registration will take place in online mode and is expected to start in January 2019. The form can be accessed, filled and submitted on the official website (www.nata.in) only. The steps in the registration process are as follows:
Step 1: Visit NATA Official Website Candidates
Step 2: Click ‘Register Now’ and fill in the mandatory details.
Step 3: Enter User ID and Password to log in again.
Step 4: Fill Online Application Form ( Personal Details; Communicating Address; Choice of Examination Center; Academic Details)
Step 5: Scan and Upload the required documents (Photo, Signature and Community Certificate).
|Applicant’s recent, colour, passport-size photograph||Image dimensions: 3.5cm X 4.5cm|
File Type: JPG or JPEG
File size: 4KB - 100KB
|Applicant’s signature||Image dimensions: 1.5cm X 3.5cm|
File Type: JPG or JPEG
File size: 1KB – 30KB
|Left Thumb Impression (LTI) Impression – clear and not smudged with ink||Image dimensions: 1.5cm X 3.5cm|
File Type: JPG or JPEG
File size: 1KB – 30KB
Step 6: Payment of NATA Application Fee and Submit.
Candidates can make payment through online mode using debit card/credit card and net banking. There is no need to send the NATA application form through offline mode or by post.
NATA 2019 Application Fee is INR 1250 for all candidates. Please note that candidates who opt for Dubai as the exam center have to pay an extra INR 7000. Candidates can choose to pay the application fees via online or offline mode.
NATA Admit Card 2019 will be made available on the official portal of NATA in March 2019. CoA will issue the hall ticket to all the successfully registered candidate online. The document will be generated according to the schedule notified indicating the examination center for NATA 2018. Steps to download the hall ticket are as follows:
Step 1: Visit the official website.
Step 2: Click on “Download NATA 2019 Admit Card” link
Step 3: Enter NATA UID and password
Step 4: Thoroughly check the details printed on the e-ticket.
Step 5: Download NATA 2019 Admit Card and print multiple copies for future use.
Important Points related to Admit Card
The examination consists of 2 parts viz.
Part A: comprises of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) to be answered online. It tests candidates on General Aptitude and Knowledge of Mathematics
Part B: to be answered on A4 size drawing sheets. It assess candidate’s drawing/ sketching skills.
|NATA 2019 Exam Pattern||Paper 1||Paper 2||Total|
|Time Duration||90 minutes||90 minutes||180 minutes|
|No. of Questions||General Aptitude- 40 questions|
Mathematics- 20 questions
|2 drawing questions||62 questions|
|Marks||2 marks each||40 marks each||-|
|Total||120 marks||80 marks||200|
It is mandatory for a candidate to attempt both the papers. And, candidates must note that there is no negative marking in NATA exam.
Candidates can check below NATA Syllabus for General Aptitude, Mathematics and Drawing.
The following table lists a few books that can be considered while preparing for NATA 2019.
|Name of the Book||Publisher/Author|
|A complete Self Study Guide for B.Arch. Entrance Examination 2018||P K Mishra|
|NATA 2017 Full Package||NATA360|
|NATA Guide to B. ARCH Entrance Examination with solved papers 2013 -16||GKP|
|Steps to Architecture NATA and JEE Mains Entrance Exam Guide||R Gupta|
The results are expected to be released in June 2019. It can be accessed from NATA’s official website. It will be available in the following three formats:
Candidates can check below the steps involved in accessing NATA Result are:
A consolidated merit list of NATA candidates will be published by Council of Architecture. In merit listing, all candidates will get unique rank. As such, if more than one candidate gets identical aggregate, tie-breaking conditions would be applied in the following order:
Know more aboutNATA Result
Qualifying marks for NATA would be based on:
NATA qualified candidates can seek admission into the 5 years B. Arch program in different Indian Institutesand Universities by appearing for counselling round for final admission. The candidates need to register and select the choice of seats for participating in NATA 2019 Counselling Process. This is followed by verification of the following documents:
Know about NATA 2019 Counselling
Candidates must note the following points.
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