Second phase of the National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) conducted by the Council of Architecture (CoA) was held on Sunday. As per the revised schedule of the NATA second test, results will be published on July 15. The first NATA test was held on April 10 and in two shifts. The results have already been announced.
The NATA candidates who appeared for the test can check the results by logging into the online portal on July 15. The results will be announced in the form of a scorecard. It will mention the candidate’s rank and total marks obtained in the entrance exam. The scorecard of the second test will contain the marks of Test 1 as well.
To qualify NATA, candidates need to score 75 marks out of the total 200 marks. The candidates who appeared for both the first and second test must know that the separate scorecards will be issued by CoA for both tests. For candidates taking both the tests, the best marks secured in either of the tests shall be taken as the valid score for admission into BArch course.
NATA is conducted by the Council of Architecture, to provide a single scheme of examination for holding aptitude test and to facilitate prospective students all over the country to apply for admissions in architecture seats in institutions spread across the country. Actual admissions are carried out only by the concerned designated authorities of the respective states/institutions based on NATA. The NATA also ensures that the eligibility criteria for admission to five year Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch.) degree course, as prescribed by CoA and duly approved by the Central Government, are strictly adhered to and followed all over the country in Architectural Institutions.