About NATA : National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA), conducted by Council of Architecture, measures the aptitude of the applicant for specific field of study, i.e. Architecture. The test measures drawing and observation skills, sense of proportion, aesthetic sensitivity and critical thinking ability, that have been acquired over a long period of time, and that are related to specific field of study.
NATA is conducted by the Council of Architecture, being the competent & final authority for the purpose of fixing norms and standards for architectural institutions and having the necessary expertise to hold a Common Aptitude Test in Architecture, at national level to provide a single window system for appearing in aptitude test and to facilitate institutions, students and public at large for admission to First year of 5 year B.Arch Degree Course at all recognized Institutions all over country.
Note : NATA as such does not get you admission in any college. NATA is just an Aptitude Test. On receiving the Score Card, the candidate will have to contact various admission authorities / institutes / colleges / universities with NATA Score Card and other details (as prescribed by the respective Admission Authorities).
Qualifying marks for NATA
Qualifying marks for NATA-2017 would be based on the following rules:
1. A minimum of 25% must be secured in MCQ portion (30 out of 120)
2. A minimum of 25% must be secured in Drawing portion (20 out of 80)
3. Overall qualifying marks (out of 200) would be based on post-exam statistics and at the discretion of the Council.
Candidate will not qualify in NATA-2018 unless (s)he satisfies all three conditions mentioned above.
Results will be available in the website https://learning.tcsionhub.in/test/nata-2018 The candidate can access the website with the login credentials created at the time of application.
The result will be made available as follows:
1. Marks obtained out in each component and out of 200
2. Pass / Fail
NATA-2018 score validity : NATA-2018 score shall be valid only for admission in academic session 2018-19
Rules for scrutiny / review of Answer Sheet
Within a week of taking the examination, the response sheet of each candidate for Part A will be uploaded along with subject wise mark(s) secured.
No review will be available for the drawing test (Part B). Further, there will be no provision for post publication scrutiny and /or review and any request after publication of the result will not be entertained