NATA 2021 Application Form @ Registration, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Syllabus. Exam Pattern


NATA Registration 2021 @ Council of Architecture (COA) conducted the National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) every year in India to offer admissions to all interested students. The exam will be conducted to provide a 5-year B.Arch. degree course admissions in all institutes/schools/colleges of Architecture in India (including Govt., Govt-aided, Private Unaided, University Depts., Deemed Universities, etc.). So, aspirants who have an interest to study the Architecture course can Apply Online to this NATA 2021 exam. It is a national level exam held across India.  Through this exam, students can get admissions in Various Architectural courses in various colleges of India. The official notification will be released soon.

NATA 2021 Application Will be released in the last week of February 2021 @ Check the COmplete details from this  Article Now.

Details of NATA 2021 @

Name of the Exam National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA)
Organizing Body Council of Architecture
Courses offered B.Arch.
Type of the Exam National-Level
Application process Announced soon
Date of the Exam In the month of April 2021
      Application Mode Online
Exam Mode Online
Score Validity 2-years from the year in which one appeared for
Official website

NATA 2021 Syllabus, Exam Pattern & Eligibility

NATA is an Aptitude test conducted to availing for admissions for architectural courses. The exam will hold to test the aptitude of the candidates. Contenders who are preparing for NATA 2021 should know the details of eligibility, exam pattern, and syllabus. We advise the students to start their preparation from now onwards for the best results. Here we come with a detailed structure of the exam. Furthermore information, candidates can go through the below page.

Important Dates for NATA 2021

NATA 2021 Notification February 2021 February 2021
Starting of online application form February 2021 February 2021
Last Date for  registration 2nd week of March 2021 3rd week of June 2021
Image uploads allowed till 3rd week of March 2021 3rd week of June 2021
Fee payment allowed till 3rd week of March 2021 3rd week of June 2021
Confirmation page printing available till 3rd week of March 2021 4th week of June 2021
Candidate Correction window 2nd week to 3rd week of March 2021 3rd week to 4th week of June 2021
Hosting of Admit Card 1st week of April 2021 4th week of June 2021
Date and Time of Examination 3rd week of April 2021 1st week of July 2021
Publication of Results 1st week of May 2021 2nd week of July 2021

Eligibility Criteria for NATA 2021:

However, the exam will be held in the month of April 2021. Before that, all interested candidates must aware of the Exam pattern, Eligibility criteria, and Syllabus of NATA 2021 to score high in the exam. In this article, we have given complete details of the NATA 2021 Exam. Candidates can also visit the official website for more information @

NATA Educational Qualification

  • Candidates must have passed in 12th/10+2/diploma in any stream from the recognized board of India
  • Candidates should secure at least 50% marks in academics
  • Candidates must study in a compulsory subject of Mathematics.

Age limit for NATA 

  • The candidate must be 17 years old at the date of the exam.

Application Fee for NATA 2021

Category/session Application fee
For One Session:
General candidates Rs. 2000/-
SC/ST candidates Rs. 1700/-
For Both Session:
General candidates Rs. 3800/-
SC/ST candidates Rs. 3100/-

Candidates who want to appear from test centers outside of India must have to fill following fee for both sessions:

Sessions Fee
For one session Rs. 10,000/-
For both sessions Rs. 18,000/-

Application Process for NATA 2021:

  • Visit the official website @
  • Go to the Registration Menu
  • Enter your required details here correctly
  • Create a user id and password for login
  • Now login to fill the Application form of NATA 2021
  • Here you have to enter your details of name, qualification and etc
  • Upload your documents to attach the application form
  • Now click on the “Submit” option
  • Finally, download and take a printout of the Application form for future reference

NATA 2021 Exam Pattern

NATA 2021 is an aptitude test to test the candidate’s knowledge of Architecture that includes the following concepts:

  • Drawing and observation skills
  • Sense of proportion
  • Aesthetic sensitivity and
  • Critical thinking ability

NATA 2021 exam will comprise of two parts. They are

  • Part A comprises of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) to be answered online and
  • Part B is a paper-based drawing
Papers Subject No. of Questions Maximum Marks Type of Paper Time duration



Paper 1

Mathematics 30 30 X 2Marks = 60 MCQ 1.5 hours
General Aptitude 30 30 X 2Marks = 60 MCQ
Paper 2 Drawing Test 2 2 X 40Marks = 80 Paper & Pencil Based 1.5 hours
Total 62 200 marks 3 hours

Download NATA 2021 Syllabus


  • Algebra
  • Logarithms
  • Matrices
  • Trigonometry
  • Coordinate geometry
  • 3-Dimensional Co-ordinate geometry
  • Theory of Calculus
  • Application of Calculus
  • Permutation and combination
  • Statistics and Probability

General Aptitude

  • Mathematical reasoning
  • Sets and Relations

NATA Admit Card 2021 :

The Admit cards for NATA 2021 will be issued before 15 days of the exam. Candidates can download their admit cards from the official website. Without Admit, cards candidates will not be allowed to the examination hall.

NATA 2021 Results:

After completion of the NATA 2021 exam, the results will be declared by the Council of Architecture. It published the results on the official website @ Candidates have to check the results on the official website only.

NOTE: NATA Score is valid for 2-years from the year in which one appeared.

Cut-off Marks for NATA 2021:

The following table shows the cut-off marks of NATA 2021. Check the below table to know the cut-off scheme of NATA.

MCQ Minimum 25% (30 out of 120)
Drawing Minimum 25% (20 out of 80)
Overall Qualifying marks Overall qualifying marks will be based on post-exam statistics

NATA 2021 Counseling:

The candidates who are qualified in the exam must appear in the counseling. The counseling will be conducted by the organizing body affiliated with different colleges/universities for the B. Arch course. Candidates must submit all their academic documents at the time of counseling.

Important Links for NATA 2021 Notification:

NATA 2021 Official Notification

Download NATA Application Form PDF

Click here for NATA Apply Online Link 2021

NATA 2021 – Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)

Is NATA 2021 Notification Released?

NATA 2021 Notification will be released in the month of February 2021

Where can I Download NATA 2021 Application Form?

You can Download the NATA Application Form 2021 @

What is the Regsiarton Fee for NATA 2021?

For Details of NATA 2021 Registration Fee Check

How can I Get NATA Syllabus 2021 PDF?

You can Download NATA 2021 Syllabus @ Careers