NATA 2021

NATA 2021

Nata-2021 for admission into 1st year of 5-years B.Arch. At various institutions in india for the academic session 2021-2022 will be conducted twice by the council of architecture (coa) all over the country, one during the second week of april 2021 (tentative) and another in the last week of june 2021 (tentative). Students can appear for either one or both the exams and the best score among the two would be considered.

New Changes Introduced This Year:

  • The examination will be conducted two times in a year. In mid april and again on the last week of june 2021 (tentative).
  • The nata exam pattern will comprise of questions that could be of the multiple – choice type (mcq), multiple select type (msq), preference choice type (pcq) and numeric answer type (naq).
  • The question will carry either 1 mark, 2 marks, or 3 marks and 125 questions have to be answered in 180 minutes.
  • A national level centralized counseling may be conducted for admission in architecture courses.
  • Arts stream candidates are also eligible to apply for nata 2021 , if they qualify the mathematics, physics and chemistry as additional exams conducted by the cbse board.


Prospective applicants desirous of taking admission to First year of undergraduate course in Architecture (Bachelor of Architecture) in India should qualify NATA. NATA scores are used for admission to different Government, Govt. Aided & Unaided Schools / Colleges of Architecture, in addition to their scholastic performance in 10+2 or equivalent examination.