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About NATA?

NATA is National aptitude test in architecture (NATA) which measures the aptitude of the applicant for specific field of study, i.e. Architecture.

It measures drawing and observation skills, sense of proportion, aesthetic sensitivity and critical thinking ability. NATA is conducted by Council of Architecture (COA).

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Eligibility ?

Any person having passed SSC (Std X) or equivalent examination and above can appear for NATA. However, only candidates who have qualified an aptitude test in architecture and have secured at least 50% marks in 10+2 or equivalent examination with Mathematics as one of the subjects, shall be eligible for admission to B.Arch. Course. No direct lateral admission is allowed at any year/stage of B.Arch. course based on any qualification.

NATA score shall be valid for a period of two years from the year in which one appeared.

Who Will Fit ?

Prospective applicants desirous of taking admission to First year of undergraduate course in Architecture (Bachelor of Architecture) in India take NATA. NATA scores are used by admissions authorities of different Government, Govt. Aided & unaided schools / colleges of Architecture, to provide common measure for comparing the qualifications of applicants for admission in addition to their scholastic performance in 10+2 or PUC equivalent examination.

Where to Appear?

NATA is offered over major part of admission season at designated Test Centers located at colleges / schools of architecture in India. Updated list of Test centers is available at the website www.nata.in

Who Accepts NATA?

All schools / colleges of Architecture, Government, Government aided, University Departments, private unaided, including colleges affiliated to self-financed Deemed Universities and Private Universities, or any department of Architecture within a college, requires that its applicants take the NATA exam.

NATA Dates

  • » Nata Test shall be conducted in two Phases i.e. Phase – I from 01.04.2016 to 28.05.2016 and Phase – II from 06.06.2016 to 20.08.2016 and can be given during this period on any working day except national holidays at designated Test Centers. Please check with the center before you go for appointment for Test.
  • » Appointments are scheduled on a first-come, first-serve basis.
  • » To seek appointment for the NATA Test, contact the appropriate Test Center. REGISTER /TAKE APPOINTEMNT WELL IN ADVANCE TO GET PREFERRED TEST DATE.

The Test

  • » The test contains 2 sections and total of 3 hours
  • » Section 1 is paper based Drawing test. It has 3 questions.
    (50 marks +25 marks+25 marks = Total of 100 marks). Test duration 2 hours.
  • » Section 2 is online computer based test. It has 40 multiple choice questions on aesthetic sensitivity for 100 marks. Test Duration 1 hour. There is no Negative marking in this test.
  • » Total NATA Test marks is 200. Minimum qualifying marks: 80/200.
  • » NO REVALUATION IS POSSIBLE FOR EITHER OF THE TESTS.

New Announcements

  • ANNAUNIVERSITY

  • » Call & Register: 90032 40363 / 90032 40563

    » Enrollment going on for New Batches for Regular Course

    » Admission Started – Weekend Batches for Classes 9th, 10th, 11th & 12th

    » Online Study Material Available

    » Unique - Online Mock Test Series Available

Important Dates

    • NATA Course Begins on 4th April 2016

    » Tambaram

    » T-Nagar

    » Trichy

    » Salem

    » Vellore

    » Tirupati

  • » NATA Registration Starts : 21-JAN-2016

    » NATA Exam Starts : 1-APR-2016

    » Last Date to Register for NATA : 18-AUG-2016

    » Last Date to appear for NATA Exam : 20-AUG-2016

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Quick Facts:

  • Architecture

    » The word “Architecture” derived from the Greek Word – “Arkhitekton”. The art and science of design and erecting buildings and other physical structures.
  • PRITZKER ARCHITECTURE PRIZE 2015:

    » FREI OTTO – German Architect. Key Structures by FREI OTTO : Olympic Stadium Munich, Tuwaiq Palace
  • PRITZKER ARCHITECTURE PRIZE 2014:

    » SHIGERU BAN – Japanese Architect. A key building by SHIGERU BAN : Centre Pompidou-Metz, France
  • RIBA:

    » The RIBA( Royal Institute of British Architects) Stirling Prize is the UK's most prestigious architecture prize.
  • RIBA Stirling Prize 2014:

    » Building : EVERYMAN THEATRE
    » Architect : Haworth Tompkins
  • WAF:

    » The World Architecture Festival (WAF) is an annual festival and awards ceremony for the architecture industry. WAF 2014 was held in Singapore.
  • WAF:

    » WAF awarded, World building of the year to The Chapel, Vietnam, designed by a21studio.
  • Pritzker Architecture Prize:

    » Pritzker Architecture Prize is the most Prestigious & highest award to architects and it is often referred to as the Nobel Prize of architecture.
  • Pritzker Architecture Prize:

    » It is awarded annually by the Hyatt Foundation to honour "a living architect.
    » Founded in 1979 by Jay A. Pritzker and his wife Cindy.
    » Eduardo Souto de Moura from Portugal Won in 2011.
  • Pritzker Architecture Prize:

    » Zaha Hadid is an Iraqi-British architect was the first female prize winner in 2004.
    » Philip Johnson was an American architect and the first Pritzker Architecture Prize in 1979.
  • Burj Khalifa:

    » Burj Khalifa located in Dubai.
    » The total cost for the project was about US$1.5 billion.
  • Burj Khalifa:

    » Construction began on 21 September 2004, with the exterior of the structure completed on 1 October 2009
    » The tower is designed by Skidmore, Owings and Merrill.
  • Burj Khalifa:

    » Adrian D. Smith is an American architect who has designed the Burj Khalifa
  • Empire State Building:

    » Empire State Building located in in New York City, United States
  • Empire State Building:

    » It has a roof height of 1,250 feet (381 meters).
    » Designed by Architectural firm Shreve, Lamb and Harmon.
  • Lotus Temple:

    » The Bahá'í House of Worship in Delhi, India, popularly known as the Lotus Temple.
    » Located in New Delhi, India.
  • Lotus Temple:

    » Architectural style is Expressionist.
    » Designed by Architect Fariborz Sahba.
  • Sydney Operahouse:

    » Located in Sydney, Australia.
    » Architectural style is Expressionist
  • Sydney Operahouse:

    » Built by Danish architect Jørn Utzon
    » Utzon received the Pritzker Prize, architecture's highest honour, in 2003.
  • Liang Sicheng - Father of Modern Chinese Architecture

  • What is meant by Architecture?

    » It is the art and science of designing and erecting buildings and other physical structures.
  • What is meant by Architecture?

    » Architecture comprise all design activity, from the macro-level (urban design, landscape architecture) to the micro-level (Building design, construction details and furniture).