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    01-Feb-2016

    NATA 2016, National Aptitude Test in Architecture 2016

    National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) is conducted by the Council of Council of Architecture (COA), New Delhi has announced the exam dates for National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) 2016 which will be conducted from April-August 2016. The NATA will be held from Friday, April 01, 2016 to Saturday, May 28, 2016 and Monday, June 06, 2016 till Saturday, August 20, 2016 as per the pre-decided schedule of the designated test centers. NATA is conducted for taking admission to first year of 5 years Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch) program for all architectural institutions in the country.

    NATA score shall be valid for a period of two years from the year in which one appeared. The score cards will be posted on the website on the fourth working day after the test. 

    Eligibility:

    1.       Candidate, with less than 50% marks in aggregate, will not be admitted to the architecture course unless he, she has passed an examination at the end of the new 10+2 scheme of Senior School Certificate Examination or equivalent with Mathematics as subjects of examination at the 10+2 level.

    2.       10+3 Diploma (any stream) recognized by Central, State Governments with 50% aggregate marks.

    3.     International Baccalaureate Diploma, after 10 years of schooling, with not less than 50% marks in aggregate and with Mathematics as compulsory subject of examination.

    Paper Pattern:

    1.     The test is in two parts. A paper based drawing test and computer based online aesthetic sensitivity test.

    2.     The test measures aptitude of the candidate through two sections - a paper based section for drawing and computer based section for aesthetic sensitivity.

    How to Apply:

    1.     NATA 2016 Registration form can filled and submitted ONLINE from this website by payment of NATA fees of Rs. 1250.00 (+ Processing Charges) using Net banking, Credit Cards, ICICI Isure Bank Challan

    2.     Download the Prefilled Registration form and procure the necessary registration documents.

    3.     Select a Test Center, Region website at a location convenient to the candidate. Approach the Test center for Appointment for NATA Exam.

    Important Dates:

    Last date to apply online: Monday, August 18, 2016.

    Date of NATA: Friday, April 01, 2016 to Saturday, May 28, 2016 and Monday, June 06, 2016 till Saturday, August 20, 2016.