What is NATA?
The National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) is the Entrance Exam for B.Arch Studies. It 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.
The purpose of conducting NATA is 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.
Giving NATA is compulsory for taking admission in any of the Architectural colleges in India.