NATA Application Form 2021 (Closed) – Detailed Procedure

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NATA 2021 Application Form


Application form for NATA 2021 is now closed.

Registrations have started from March 5, 2021 for 1st and 2nd Test and from July 26, 2021 for 3rd Test. The last date for filling up the Application Form including payment is March 28, 2021 April 1, 2021 for the April exam, May 30, 2021 July 2, 2021 for the July exam, and August 22, 2021 August 26, 2021 for the September exam. Check other important dates here.

NOTE: Candidates who have appeared for both 1st and 2nd test of NATA 2021 won’t be eligible for the third test.

NATA 2021: Check Eligibility | Check Syllabus

How to Apply (Detailed Steps)

Step 1

Visit NATA Application website and click on “Sign Up”.


Step 2

Enter your basic details including your Name, Date of Birth, Mobile No and Email Address. Choose a Password and a Security Question-Answer. Enter the security code same as displayed on the screen and click on Sign Up.


Step 3

Registration details will be displayed on screen and a verification email will be received on your email.


Step 4

You’ll receive an email with subject “NATA 2021 Registration – Verification of Email” containing your User Id (Email) and Password for NATA Application. Click on “Click here to verify your Email”.


Step 5

You’ll be redirected to NATA Login page. In case you aren’t redirected, visit NATA Application website.

Enter your User Id (Email) and Password. Enter the security code same as displayed on the screen and click on Log In.


Step 6

Application Form will be displayed with pre-filled details. Enter the remaining Personal details and click on “Save and Continue”.


Step 7

Enter your Communication Address.


Step 8

Choose your Test Center preferences and the choose the Test (April Exam or May Exam or both) you want to appear for.


Step 9

Enter your Qualifying details including your class 10th details.


Step 10

Enter your Qualifying details including your class 12th details and click on “Save and Continue”.


Step 11

Next step requires candidate to upload images. Once you’re ready with the scanned image of yourself and your signature, please proceed ahead.

Upload your scanned Photograph & Signature in JPG format and click on “Save and Continue”. The scanned Photograph file size must be between 4KB to 100KB and the scanned Signature file size must be between 1KB to 30KB.


Step 12

Application preview will be displayed. Verify all the details and click on “Save and Continue”.


Step 13

Check the Declaration checkbox, choose a Payment Gateway and click on “Proceed to Payment”.


Step 14

After successful payment, save the generated confirmation page for future use. Application is not complete until confirmation page is generated.

Know More

National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) is conducted by Council of Architecture (CoA) for admission to the first year of 5-year B.Arch. Degree Course at recognized institutions across India. The test measures mathematical skills, general aptitude, drawing and observation skills, sense of proportion, aesthetic sensitivity and critical thinking ability.

NATA 2021 Eligibility

NATA 2021 Syllabus