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Latest information on NATA 2019 exam with its notification, exam dates, eligibility, application form also including paper pattern, test centres and NATA result.
NATA Online Application Form
The National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) 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, i.e. Architecture.
NATA 2019 Eligibility:-
Passed 10+2 scheme of examination with 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and also 50% marks in aggregate at 10+2 level examination; (those appearing the 10+2 exam with PCM subjects in the current year may also provisionally appear in the exam.
NATA 2019 Dates:-
NATA 2019 1st Test Schedule -
Apply online at website - www.nata.in from 24th January 2019 to 11th March 2019 (11:59 PM)
Image uploads allowed till - 15th March 2019 (11:59 PM)
Fee payment allowed till - 15th March 2019 (11:59 PM)
Confirmation page printing available till - 18th March 2019 (11:59 PM)
Candidate Correction window - 12th March 2019 (10:30 AM)to 15th March 2019 (11:59 PM)
Download Admit Card from - 1st April 2019
NATA 2019 1st Test Date - 14th April 2019, Sunday
10.00 a.m. to 11.00 a.m.
11.15 a.m. to 01.15 p.m.
Publication of Results - 3rd May 2019
NATA 2019 2nd Test Schedule -
Apply online at website - www.nata.in from 24th January 2019 to 12th June 2019 (11:59 PM)
Image uploads allowed till - 15th June 2019 (11:59 PM)
Fee payment allowed till - 15th June 2019 (11:59 PM)
Confirmation page printing available till - 17th June 2019 (11:59 PM)
Candidate Correction window - 15th June 2019 (10:30 AM) to 17th June 2019 (11:59 PM)
Download Admit Card from - 24th June 2019
NATA 2019 2nd Test Date - 07th July 2019, Sunday.
10.00 a.m. to 11.00 a.m.
11.15 a.m. to 1.15 p.m.
Publication of Results - 21st July 2019.
NATA 2019 Pattern:-
Part A (MCQ Online) -
Subject - Marks
Mathematics (20 Questions carrying 2 marks each) - 40 marks
General Aptitude (40 Questions carrying 2 marks each)- 80 marks
Part B (Paper and Pencil) -
Drawing (2 Questions carrying 40 marks each) - 80 marks
Total Marks - 200
Test on Mathematics & General Aptitude -
Out of four options, only one option is correct and correct response will yield 2 (two) marks. There is no negative marking.
Drawing Test -
Candidate has to attempt two questions within 120 minutes. The drawing aptitude is judged on the following aspects -
Ability to sketch a given object proportionately and rendering the same in visually appealing manner;
Visualising and drawing the effects of light on the object and shadows cast on surroundings;
Sense of perspective drawing;
Combining and composing given three dimensional elements to form a building or structural form;
Creating interesting two dimensional composition using given shapes and forms;
Creating visual harmony using colours in given composition;
Understanding of scale and proportions;
Drawing from memory through pencil sketch on themes from day to day experiences.
The Answer to each question in the 'drawing' paper will be examined by more than one examiner independently and the marks will be averaged. The primary emphasis in scoring the drawing section will be on the candidate's drawing, imagination and observation skills. The candidate's sense of proportion and perspective will also be evaluated together with sense for colour and composition.