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NATA 2024 - Revised Syllabus, Preparation, Paper Pattern

What is NATA Exam?

National Aptitude Test in Architecture – NATA is one of the most popular entrance exams for students who wish to join undergraduate courses in architecture at various institutes all over India.

NATA sample paper is one of the most useful ways to get acquainted with NATA entrance exam. As there is a huge list of topics which needs to be covered for the NATA exam, NATA sample papers gives a unique advantage to understand the question paper.

You can take NATA sample papers by keeping a time fixed similar to the original NATA entrance exam. Begin the NATA sample paper without compromising. This will help you to understand your speed and accuracy. Continue practising NATA sample papers till you feel you are satisfied.

Solving NATA sample paper is the best way to beat nervousness and gain confidence.

Another advantage of taking NATA sample paper is that different type of questions or any new type of questions won’t scare you anymore. Taking NATA sample papers will help your brain to get used to NATA exam question pattern.

Also, the exam pattern for NATA exam keeps on changing.

What’s more, you will be able to gauge the strong and weak sections by practising NATA sample papers. It gives time to improve on difficult topics by giving more time for them. You can easily clear doubts regarding various questions in the NATA exam with experts at coaching institute like SILICA.

The importance of attempting NATA sample papers just before the NATA entrance exam is very high. It will keep you in the right frame of mind. Also, you can evaluate the marks obtained in the NATA sample papers for practice and improve accordingly.

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The National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) measures the aptitude of candidates for Architecture. It is one of the two qualifying exams for admission to B.Arch program in Architecture colleges across India. The other exam is JEE (Paper 2).

Type of Test Type of ques. No. of ques & marks Marks per ques. Time Language
Online Aptitude Test 4 types of questions: MCQ, MSQ, NAQ, PTQ 125 Questions for 200 marks 1, 2 or 3 marks per question 3 hours Exam will be in English language

SILICA’s NATA sample paper will help you understand the exam pattern better.

The details of each section are given below.

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Where to download NATA Sample Papers?
Download Nata Sample Papers Pdf. SILICA Institute offers a range of free NATA sample papers and mock tests that can help you simulate the actual exam and prepare for it effectively with detailed question solutions.
How many sample papers to solve before NATA exam?
As a general rule of thumb, it is recommended to solve at least 5 to 10 NATA (National Aptitude Test in Architecture) sample papers before the exam. Solving sample papers can help you get familiar with the exam pattern, types of questions, and time management, which can be crucial for scoring well in the actual exam.

However, the number of sample papers you should solve may vary based on your preparation level and time available before the exam. It is important to solve the sample papers thoroughly, analyze your mistakes, and work on improving your weak areas. Moreover, you can also consider taking mock tests, which simulate the actual exam conditions and help you assess your preparation level.

What Type of Questions will come in the NATA 2024 exam?

NATA 2024 exam will have the following type of questions in the online aptitude test-

  1. Diagrammatic Reasoning – Tests the ability of logical reasoning, using diagrams and scenarios.
  2. Numerical Reasoning – Tests mathematical ability through simple problems.
  3. Verbal Reasoning – Assesses the ability to assess verbal logic.
  4. Inductive Reasoning – Tests the ability to see patterns and analyse given data
  5. Situational Judgment – Tests problem-solving ability.
  6. Logical Reasoning – Tests ability to recognise patterns, sequences or relationships between shapes and imagery.
  7. Abstract Reasoning – Will assess general knowledge, and ability to utilise knowledge in new situations.
What Topics will the Questions be from in NATA 2024 exam?

Questions could be asked in various topics that assess candidates on basic concepts in:

  1. Mathematics
  2. Physics and Geometry
  3. Language and Interpretation
  4. Elements and Principles of design
  5. Aesthetic sensitivity
  6. Colour theory
  7. Lateral thinking and logical reasoning
  8. Visual perception and cognition
  9. Graphics and imagery
  10. Building anatomy and architectural vocabulary
  11. Basic techniques of building construction and knowledge of material
  12. General knowledge and current affairs
Is there negative marking in NATA 2024?

No, there is no negative marking in NATA 2024 exam

What are the important dates of NATA 2024 exams?

Not Yet announced

How many attempts are there for NATA 2024? Can I appear for both attempts? Which score will be considered for admission?

There are two NATA attempts. A candidate can appear for either one or both. The highest of both scores will be considered for admission into B.Arch college.

What is the validity of NATA 2024 score?

NATA 2023 score shall be valid only for admission in the academic session 2024- 2025

What is the eligibility criteria to appear for NATA 2024?

Questions could be asked in various topics that assess candidates on basic concepts in:

  1. Candidates who have completed their 10 + 2 examination with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics or 10+ 3 Diploma with Mathematics as subject of study can appear for NATA 2024.
  2. Candidates appearing for 10+2 examination with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as subjects of study or 10+3 Diploma with Mathematics in the current year may also provisionally appear for NATA-20223 No candidate shall be admitted to architecture course unless he has passed an examination at the end of the 10+2 scheme of examination with at least 50 per cent. Aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and also at least 50 per cent. marks in aggregate of the 10+2 level examination or passed 10+3 Diploma Examination with Mathematics as compulsory subject with at least 50 per cent. marks in aggregate.

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