NATA 2017

What is NATA ?

NATA means National Aptitude test in Architecture

NATA exam conducting Authority :

COA - Council of Architecture, a core body constituted by the government of india that provides & regulates standards of education, registration of architects, standards of professional conduct e.t.c

Total Number of architectural education institutions in india : About 450 institutions as of 2017.

NATA - A Mandatory exam for admission to B.Arch in INDIA :

As per the As per the minimum standards of architectural education regulations prescribed by COA , qualifying in an aptitude test in architecture is mandatory for admission to B.Arch degree course.

About NATA 2017 :

Purpose of NATA Exam:

This is to facilitate a unified scheme of examination for testing the aptitude of prospective students all over the country to apply for admissions to B.Arch degree course for any school of architecture across india (Except N.I.T & I.I.T institutions for which the JEE - B.Arch Paper -2 has to be cleared separately).

NATA 2017 exam pattern :

It's a ONE-DAY PAPER BASED EXAMINATION all over the country.

NATA 2017 exam date schedule :

Date : 16.04.2017 ( Sunday)

Medium of Exam : Only English

Negative Marks for Incorrect answers in NATA Exam : No

Exam Timings: 11.00 a.m to 02.00 p.m ( 03 Hours )

Total Marks of NATA exam: 200 Marks. i.e 80 ( Aptitude) + 40( Maths) + 80 ( Drawing)

Part - 1 Timings: 11.00 a.m to 12:30 p.m (90 Minutes) : Architecture General aptitude ( 30 Questions) 40x2=80 Marks & Mathematics ( 30 Questions) 20x2=40 Marks

Question Type: MCQ - Multiple choice Questions
Answering Mode: OMR Shading Sheet.
Marks: 120 Marks ( For general Aptitude & Mathematics only )

Part - 2 Timings: 12:30 p.m to 02:00 p.m (90 Minutes) : Drawing paper ( 02 Questions )

Question Type : Architectural visualization
Answering Mode : Pencil & Paper ( A4 size)
Marks : 80 Marks (2x40=80)

NATA 2017 Syllabus ( NATA Exam 2017 portions of Study) :

Architecture Aptitude :

NATA Drawing Paper Syllabus :

NATA Drawing test scoring factors:

Candidate is suppose to answer 02 question in 90 minutes. The scoring in drawings is based on following factors :

NATA 2017 Mathematics syllabus :

Algebra,Binomial Theorem Complex Numbers, Quadratic Equations, Matrices,VectorsLogarithms, (positive integral index), Trigonometry, Coordinate geometry of three dimensions, Sets, Relations & Mapping, Differential Calculus, Integral Calculus, Differential Equations,Coordinate geometry of two dimensions Application of Calculus,, Permutation & combination and Statistics & probability.


Eligibility to take up NATA 2017 :

Eligibility to Admission to B.Arch Course for 2017 :

Only the candidates who satisfies the following conditions are eligible for admission to B.Arch Course.

( or )

Clearing 10+3 diploma (Any stream) recognized by central/state govt with minimum 50% aggregate marks with mathematics.

( or )

Securing a minimum 50% of marks in aggregate International baccalaureate diploma passes/appearing after 10 years of schooling with Mathematics as one compulsory subject.

Note: No direct lateral admission is allowed at any year/stage of B.Arch Course based on any qualification.


NATA 2017 Application Procedure:

Nata Application dates : 02.01.2017 to 11.02.2017

Note: In case any filled data of the application got any errors, there would be a window period during which the candidates would be allowed to change their data.No further changes would be entertained beyond this stipulated window period.

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