The Council of Architecture (CoA) has revised the exam date for the National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) 2022 for phases 2 and 3. As per the latest updates, the 2nd and 3rd phases will now be held on July 7 and August 7, respectively. Earlier, the exams were scheduled to be held on July 3 and 24, respectively.
The NATA 2022 phase 1 exam date, however, remains the same and will now be conducted on June 12. Candidates can visit the official website at coa.gov.in and nata.in to check out the complete details. The application for the same began on April 8 and will end on May 23. The entrance exam is held to get students admitted to the UG courses in architecture. Usually, the exam is held in 2 phases but this time the exam will be conducted thrice.
NATA 2022: Eligibility
Candidates must have passed class 12 or equivalent Exam with at least 50 percent marks with physics, chemistry, and mathematics as core subjects. Students who have passed a diploma with mathematics as a compulsory subject and a minimum score of 50 percent are also eligible to apply. This time the exam has no age limit.
NATA 2022: Exam Pattern
This is a 3-hour aptitude test that consists of a total of 125 questions asked in Multiple-Choice type (MCQ), Multiple Select types (MSQ), Preferential Choice type (PCQ), and Numerical Answer Type (NAQ) formats. NATA Exam consists of a total of 200 marks with each question carrying one, two, or three marks.
NATA 2022 Registration Process
- Log on to NATA’s official portal
- On the homepage, click on NATA 2022’s registration link
- Fill in the application & upload the required documents
- Pay the application fee
- Download and save your NATA 2022 filled form for future use
NATA 2022: Application Fees
The application fee for NATA 2022 is Rs 2,000. Candidates belonging to SC and ST categories have to pay Rs 1,500.