National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) is an Aptitude test conducted by Council of Architecture (CoA) for admission to the first year of 5-year B.Arch. Degree Course at recognized institutions across India. The test measures cognitive skills, visual perception, aesthetic sensitivity, logical reasoning, and critical thinking ability.
|Exam Name||National Aptitude Test in Architecture|
|Also Known As||NATA|
|Exam Mode||Online (Computer based test)|
|Conducted by||Council of Architecture (CoA)|
NATA examination is conducted thrice in a year. Candidates are not required to compulsorily take the test multiple times. If a candidate appears for 2 tests, the best of the 2 scores will be considered and if a candidate appears for 3 tests, the average of the 2 best scores shall be taken.
UPDATE (July 3, 2022): NATA 2022 second test Admit cards are now available.
UPDATE (June 21, 2022): NATA 2022 June exam Result has been declared.
UPDATE (June 8, 2022): NATA 2022 First test Admit cards are now available.
UPDATE (May 23, 2022): NATA 2022 1st Test Application date has been extended to May 28, 2022.
UPDATE (May 12, 2022): NATA 2022 exam date has been revised.
UPDATE (Apr 8, 2022): NATA 2022 Applications are open.
UPDATE (Mar 17, 2022): NATA 2022 exam date has been announced.
UPDATE (Jan 28, 2022): NATA Applications will be opening soon