NATA 2022 – Council of Architecture will conduct NATA 2022 on three exam dates – 12th June, 3rd July, 24th July. National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) is the national level architecture entrance exam for admission to 1st year of 5-year B.Arch degree courses. All architecture colleges (except CFTIs where admission is through JEE Paper 2) accept NATA score for admission. NATA 2022 registration, admit card, result are online at nata.in, coa.gov.in. Get here complete details and latest news of NATA exam 2022.
Latest , NATA 2022 exam date announced
NATA 2022 is a national level architecture entrance exam conducted by CoA.
|Release of notification||12 Mar 2022|
|Online form releases on||Soon|
|Last date to apply, upload images, pay fee, and print confirmation page||TBA Soon|
|Form correction window||TBA Soon|
|Admit card releases on||TBA Soon|
|NATA 2022 Exam Date for Phase 1||12 Jun 2022|
|NATA 2022 Exam Date for Phase 2||03 Jul 2022|
|NATA 2022 Exam Date for Phase 3||24 Jul 2022|
|Result declaration||To be announced|
NATA 2022 Notification
CoA has released the notification for NATA exam 2022.
NATA 2022 Application Form
The registration process of NATA 2022 is online. The candidates can check the details below.
Step 1: Click on the link above.
Step 2: Sign up for NATA 2022 by entering name, father’s name, mother’s name, mobile number, e-mail id, date of birth, aadhaar number, choose a password, security question, security answer, etc.
Step 3: Once, registered, candidates can fill details in the application form of NATA, upload images and pay application fee.
Application Fee: The application fee of NATA 2022 is uniform for all genders and is as follows:
|Category:||For one attempt||For two attempts|
|General Category||Rs. 2000||Rs. 4000|
|For SC/ ST Category||Rs. 1500||Rs. 3000|
|If applying for abroad center||Rs. 10,000||Rs. 20000|
You can pay fee amount via following modes:
- Debit card, or
- credit card or
- net banking
Documents to be uploaded in application form:
The candidates have to upload the below given documents in NATA application form to complete the application process:
|Scanned image||Dimension||Storage size|
|Photo||4.5cm X 3.5cm||4 KB to 100 KB|
|Signature||1.5cm X 3.5cm||1 KB to 30 KB|
NATA 2022 Application Form Correction
The candidates get a chance to make corrections in their application form after the submission. The application form correction window opens under the login of the registered candidates on nata.in. While the correction window is open, candidates can make changes in their personal details.
The data that is submitted after the correction window is treated as the valid and final one. After that, no further correction widow opens for the candidates. Thus the correction window is to be used carefully. Use application number and password is to be used to access NATA 2022 correction window and do form correction.
NATA 2022 Admit Card
The admit card for NATA 2022 is released online under the login of the candidates on nata.in. Candidate has to download the soft copy of the Admit Card from the website and has to appear in the examination with a printed hard copy at the concerned Examination Center indicated in the downloaded Admit Card along with one original photo identity card- Voter Card/ Pan Card / Aadhar Card / Driving License.
Candidates must ensure that the photograph and signature printed on the admit card are not mutilated / distorted / soiled even by accident. Candidates with such mutilated / distorted / soiled admit cards will not be allowed to appear in NATA-2022.
All candidates are advised to retain their admit cards carefully in secured place in undamaged condition in all respects as stated above till the completion of admission procedure.
NATA 2022 Exam Time
The schedule of NATA 2022 is as follows:
- Report to the Examination Center by 9.00 am
- Opening gate to the examination hall at 9.15 am
- Registration of candidate to be completed by 9.45 am
- Closing gate to the examination hall at 10.00 am
- Commencement of examination at 10.00 am
- Duration of examination: 10.00 am to 1.00 pm
NATA 2022Exam Pattern
The revised exam pattern of NATA 2022 below:
NATA is a computer-based test. Check the other details of the exam given below.
- Duration: The duration of the test is 3 hours
- Type of questions: There test will have multiple-choice questions, multiple-select questions, preferential choice type questionsand numerical answer type questions
- No. of questions: There are total 125 questions in the test
- Maximum marks: The test is of total 200 marks
- Medium of test: The question paper will be available in english language
- Marking Scheme: The questions will be of either 01 mark / 2 marks / 3 marks
Distribution of questions
|No. of questions||Marks for each question||Total marks|
|Total = 125||200|
Best Books for NATA 2022
The candidates can check below the list of important books to prepare for NATA 2022:
|Study Guide for B.Arch||Buy here|
|Nata Exam Full Package||Buy here|
|NATA Preparation Book : The Road to Becoming An Architect Begins Here||Buy here|
|NATA/B.ARCH. Architecture Entrance Question Bank||Buy here|
|NATA Mock Test Series||Buy here|
|NATA & B. ARCH Complete Self Study Material: Entrance Examination||Buy here|
NATA 2022 Examination Center
The examination centers will be allocated to those candidates who have opted to appear for NATA 2022 examination at a Test Center. The allocation of examination centers shall be done on the basis of preferences opted by the Candidate. The list of 159 cities where the exam centers will be set are as follows:
NATA 2022 Answer Key
Before the declaration of NATA result, candidates can check the correct answers to all the questions asked in the exam with the help of NATA answer key 2022, The answer key is also available for challenge. Based on the challenges received, if any change is needed in the answer key, CoA makes the necessary amendments and releases the final answer key. Based on the final answer key, NATA 2022 result is calculated.
NATA 2022 Result
CoA releases NATA result under the login of the candidates. To check NATA result candidates have to use their application no. and password. The result is available in the form of a scorecard. On the scorecard candidates can check the below given details:
- Total marks obtained out of 200
- Pass/Fail status
NATA 2022 result is announced separately for the candidates appearing for 2 exams. The best scores out of both exams are to be used for admission in the colleges.
NATA 2022 Cut Off
To qualify for NATA 2022 candidates have to score at least 75 marks out of 200 marks.
About the Council of Architecture
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Council of Architecture has been conducting National Aptitude Test in Architecture since 2006. CoA was formed so that it can monitor the standards of education being imparted in various initiations/ universities providing admission in architecture courses. It monitors the standards and norms, the eligibility for admission, course duration, the standard of staff, course content and examination from time to time. The CoA is required to keep the central government informed and updated about the standards being maintained by the institutions.
NATA 2022 Frequently Asked Questions
NATA is being held 2 times this year. The candidates can appear for any 1 of both the attempts.
The exam is being held in computer based test mode.
NATA 2022 will be held across the nation and centers will be allotted to the candidates.
There has been the introduction of new types of questions. There is no drawing section that the candidates need to attempt in pen and paper. The syllabus of the exam has been changed. All details have been discussed on the page here.
Yes, the candidates have to score 75 marks out of 200 to qualify the exam.
|NATA||1st Exam Date||2nd Exam Date|
29 Aug 2020
12 Sep 2020
|NATA 2019||14 Apr 2019||07 Jul 2019|