Council of Architecture (CoA) issued a press release today, announcing the successful conduct of the National Aptitude Test for Architecture (NATA) 2021 third session. The third session was conducted today across 150 cities In India along with 6 cities in other countries. As per official reports, more than 92% of registered candidates appeared for the Undergraduate Architecture exam today. Results for the third session are likely to be announced on or before September 08, 2021. Once published, candidates can access their results on the official website nata.in and download/take a printout of the same for future use.
This year, to ease the study pressure on candidates amid the COVID-19 pandemic, CoA decided to conduct three sessions of the NATA examination. A similar decision was taken by the National Testing Agency (NTA) when it decided to conduct four instead of two sessions in 2021. The first session of NATA 2021 was held on April 10, 2021, while the second session was conducted on July 11, 2021.
Speaking about the NATA 2021 third session, CoA authorities informed that the examination was conducted in a total of 181 centres spread across 150 cities in India and 6 abroad. Such a wide distribution of centres for NATA 2021 along with the conduction of three sessions makes one thing absolutely clear – the competition is tough out there!
Candidates who appeared for the NATA 2021 session 3 can check their results latest by Wednesday, September 08, 2021. For all those who appeared for two sessions, the best marks scored between the sessions will be considered for the final B.Arch. Admission process 2021. Hence, candidates who managed to improve their scores in the second attempt now have a higher chance of getting into their dream colleges.
After providing information about NATA 2021 session 3 results, CoA clarified that the undergraduate Architecture exam is an aptitude test. This implies that the test is so created to evaluate the aptitude of candidates in the architectural field. Moreover, the exam has been designed to assess a candidate’s ability in terms of different formats and techniques. Lastly, Architect Habeeb Khan, the President of CoA delivered his regards and best wishes to all the NATA 2021 aspirants.
Once the NATA 2021 sessions 3 results are announced, candidates can access their result sheet by entering the required credentials. These include Application ID, Date of Birth and Security Code. After submitting the credentials, candidates can check their rank and print the document for future reference.