National Aptitude Test in ARCHITECTURE (NATA)
National Aptitude test in architecture (NATA) is a countrywide undergraduate exam that's carried out with the aid of Council of Architecture (COA) for admission into 5 Year B.Arch program.
Through NATA, candidates can get admission into B.Arch program conducted by Government, Government-Aided, Privately Funded Institutes and Deemed Universities.
From 2021 onwards, NATA has scrapped drawing examination. Now instead of multiple sections in examination, NATA 2021 will have two sections that will comprise of questions related to Architecture, Mathematics, Physics and General Awareness. Question paper will comprise of 125 questions in the form of MSQ, MCQ, NAQ & PCQ.
NATA ensures the applicants eligibility for admission to five year B.Arch path, as prescribed via CoA and duly accepted by the crucial authorities.
With National Testing Agency holding JEE Mains twice a year from 2019, CoA, keeping it fair, announced NATA to be held twice too. So, now every students will get a fair chance to attempt the exam twice and improve their score.
Only candidates who qualify 10+2 or equivalent examination of Central/ State Govts. with 50% aggregate with Mathematics, Physics & Chemistry as a compulsory subject OR 10+3 Diploma (any stream) recognized by Central/State Govts. with minimum of 50% aggregate marks with Mathematics, will be only eligible for B.Arch program as per COA.
Some premier Architecture Institutes, which accept admission on the basis of NATA score are
Sir JJ School of Art & Architecture
Center for Environment Planning & Technology
Maharaja Sayaji Rao University
Schools of Architecture
School of Planning & Architecture, JNTUH
350+ Architecture Schools Accepting NATA
Overall 4000+ Seats
Brief Syllabus for NATA 2021/2022
Reasonings- Diagrammatic, Numerical, Verbal, Inductive, Situational Judgement, Logical, Abstract.
Elements and principles of design, aesthetic sensitivity, colour theory, lateral thinking and logical reasoning, visual perception and cognition, graphics and imagery, building anatomy and architectural vocabulary
Basic techniques of building construction and knowledge of architectural materials
2 Dimensional and 3 Dimensional figures reasoning, for example- Top View, Front View, Counting of Surfaces, etc.
Algebra, Logarithms, Matrices, Trigonometry, Coordinate geometry, 3 Dimensional Co-ordinate geometry, Theory of Calculus, Application of Calculus, Permutation and combination, Statistics and Probability.
Sets and Relations, from class X & XI
Mathematical reasoning- Understanding of tautology, converse, contradiction, and contrapositive
Although NATA haven't specified enough for syllabus of Physics for NATA 2021, but there are great chances that complete NATA 2021 paper will be based on topics such as Electrostatics, Current Electricity, Electromagnetic Induction, Optics, Atoms and Nuclie, Electronic Devices and etc.
Exam Pattern for NATA 2021
Unlike previous years, in NATA 2021 exam will be conducted completely online.
Type of Questions
There will be total 125 questions in four different format
MCQ, MSQ, NAQ & PCQ
Maximum & Minimum Marks
To qualify NATA 2021, 75 will be Minimum marks to be scored whereas 200 will be maximum
Marks per Questions
There won't be any negative marking but based on difficulty of questions, it will categorised into 1,2 or marks questions
Duration of Exam
Overall duration of exam will be of 180 mins i.e. 3 hrs. No time limit for individual questions
Language of Exam Paper
The medium of Aptitude test will be the English language only.
Eligibility for NATA 2021
The eligibility for admission to 1st year of 5-year B.Arch. Degree program for the academic session 2021- 2022 shall be as per CoA (Minimum Standards of Architectural Education) Regulations, 2020 or as may be amended by the Central Government.
Candidates need to pass 10+2 scheme of examination with Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics as a mandatory subjects, or 10+3 Diploma Examination with Mathematics as a mandatory subject.
No direct lateral admission is allowed at any year/semester/stage of B.Arch. course based on any qualification.
As per Council of Architecture, qualifying NATA is mandatory for seeking admission in B.Arch program across India except in IIT's, SPA's, NIT's and CFTI's
What makes us different for NATA 2021 Preparation?
Live Online Classes
By Professional Architects, Engineers and Artists, so you can get one of India’s best preparation without leaving your home
Faculties from SPA's & IIT's
We only have faculties from IIT’s, SPA’s and other leading Architecture Institutes for the finest & top notch preparation
Small Batch Size
With strongly belief in quality education, we have small batches of max 20 students, so everyone can get equal opportunities and concentration
Recordings of Every Live Class
We digitally record every live class with all discussions, so you can recall and revise, whenever and wherever you need
Covering Every Subjects
We have dedicated classes for every newly introduced subjects and syllabus for NATA. All the classes are conducted in Evening, so you can focus on class12th preparation too
All India Mock Test Series
We regularly conduct All India Mock Test Series through out your preparation, so you can constantly check your performance and test your knowledge
Why us for your NATA 2021 Preparation?
If you’re seeking to pursue Architecture from India’s Best Architecture Institute, we are the one who can definitely help you to bring best in you.
We are India’s first and leading platform, passionately dedicated towards mentoring and guiding students for various Architecture Entrance exams in India.
We are not only the group of teachers but are Professional Architects, Engineers and Artists, placed across the globe, giving our students best of our knowledge, experience and exposure.
With a small batch size, we work with every single student, to get him/her into India’s Best Architecture Institute.
99% of our students are studying in India’s Best Architecture Colleges i.e. Sir JJ School of Architecture Mumbai, CEPT Ahmedabad, Maharaja Sayaji Rao University (MSU) Vadodara and many more, while rest are pursuing their Architecture from India's top notch Government Architecture Colleges through NATA.
We too are alumni of the World’s best architecture institutes like NUS Singapore, IITs, and SPA, so we thoroughly understand the importance of getting education from India’s Best Architecture Institutes.
Our course is exclusively designed, which emphasizes equally in all the syllabus, newly introduced subjects like physics and other topics in details so our students can lead to perfection, and make preparation wholesome.
We believe in trouble-free learning which results in great outcomes, we try to make our sessions more demonstrative yet fun rather than a burden. We take the sessions to share our experiences and tips that are helpful to crack the examination without any stress. We make our sessions completely interactive so students feel free and zero hesitation to question or ask anything related to the subject.
At regular intervals, we conduct Architecture Workshops, Experts Sessions by some world leading Architects, Architecture Competitions and many more, so our students can experience real Architecture World while they are still preparing for its entrance examinations.
We also provide scholarships to every student of ours, securing admission in India’s Best Architecture College such as SPA’s or NIT’s, giving them motivation to excel always.
We have a good record of success stories and we truly believe in offering the best quality education and our faculties, mentors and staff are the spine of our classes, they are the best in the pioneer of design and architecture field.
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