NATA 2020 Admit Card – Candidates can download admit card of NATA 2020 at nata.in. Council of Architecture (COA) releases the hall tickets for first and second tests separately. Latest news is that the NATA 2020 first test has been postponed due to the COVID-19 outbreak, and therefore admit card is also delayed. Initially, the National Aptitude Test in Architecture (first test) was scheduled to be held on 19 Apr 2020 and admit card was to be released on 08 Apr 2020. The new schedule will be announced in some time. Candidates can then download the NATA admit card by logging in with application number and password.
NATA 2020 Admit Card: Date
Council of Architecture (CoA) decides the date of issuance of NATA admit card 2020. The old and new dates for the same are as follows (old dates are striked out, new dates against it as and when released).
|Events||Important Dates (First Test)||Important Dates (Second Test)|
|Availability of admit card||21 May 2020|
|NATA 2020 exam date||31 May 2020|
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NATA 2020 Admit Card Delayed
Due to the outbreak of novel coronavirus disease and the lockdown in the country, NATA 2020 which was supposed to take place on April 19, 2020 has been postponed until further notice, Naturally, the issuance of NATA 2020 admit card has also been delayed. New dates for the release of NATA 2020 admit card will be announced at nata.in and coa.gov.in once the lockdown is over and the new exam dates have been released.
As of now, the dates for the second test have not been changed but it is likely to change in due course of time because of the COVID-19 rising number of cases.
You can check the notification about the delay of NATA 2020 admit card given below.
How to Download NATA 2020 Admit Card?
Hall ticket for National Aptitude Test in Architecture releases online. Check the steps given below to download NATA 2020 admit card.
Step 1: Click on the link given above or directly go to nata.in.
Step 2: After this, the candidates need to enter the email and password in the login window as received after the completion of registration process.
Step 3: Once the details have been entered, click on the green ‘login’ button.
Step 4: After this, the candidates need to download the admit card from the dashboard.
Step 5: Lastly, the candidates need to take 2-3 printouts of the NATA 2020 hall ticket.
What to do if Forgot Password?
Check the steps given below to get the password if lost or forgotten it, to download the hall ticket.
- Go to the official website, nata.in.
- Then, click on the login / hall ticket link.
- After following the above mentioned step, click on the link ‘Forgot Password’.
- Enter the details including email id, date of birth, security question, security answer.
- After entering all the details, click on the ‘Submit’ button given at the end of the page.
- Lastly, jot down the password.
NATA 2020 Exam Day Guidelines
On the day of exam, candidates will go through different activities. Starting from reporting at the center to end of exam. All the activities are as follows, with their timings.
|Reporting at the centre||8.00 AM|
|Opening of gate||8.30 AM|
|Candidates’ verification to be completed by||9.45 AM|
|Closing of gate||9.45 AM|
|Commencement of exam||10.00 AM|
|Duration of exam||10.00 AM – 1.15 PM|
And a few instructions to be followed are as follows
- Candidates are required to follow some instructions on the day of examination. The instructions which have to kept in mind are given below.
- Carry the admit card and a valid id proof on the examination day positively as without it entry cannot be taken in the exam hall.
- At the time of entering the examination hall, biometric and photograph of the candidates will be taken before the allotment of seats at the test centre.
- Do not carry any prohibited items like mobile phones, textual material, mobile phones, electronic watches etc.
- Candidates cannot leave their seat without taking the permission of the invigilator.
- Candidates must maintain silence during the examination.
- Bring your own material that have to be used in the exam like pencils, coloured pencils etc.
What are the Details Mentioned on NATA 2020 Hall Ticket?
NATA admit card consists of the important details related to the exam. Be cautious while downloading the admit card and check the details present on it are correct or not. The details that are mentioned on the hall ticket are given below.
- Application number
- Roll number
- Exam Duration
- Date of exam
- Reporting time
- Name of the candidate
- Father’s name
- Date of birth
- Test city
- Venue of the exam centre
- Photograph of the candidate
- Signature of the candidate
Things to Carry with NATA 2020 Admit Card
Apart from the printed copy of NATA 2020 hall ticket, candidates are required to carry other necessary things too on the day of examination. Check the list given below.
- A valid id proof (Aadhar card / Driving License / Voter Id / Passport)
- Pen, Pencil, Eraser, Coloured Pencils
- A cardboard
Things Prohibited in the Exam Centre
- Any textual / printed material
- Bits of paper
- Mobile Phones
- Slide Rules
- Log Tables
- Electronic Watches
Note: Candidates are not required to carry scales and oil / water colours.
What to do After Downloading NATA 2020 Hall Ticket?
After downloading NATA 2020 admit card, the candidates must ensure the following things:
Check details on the admit card: As and when you download the admit card, immediately check the details on the admit card whether it’s correct or not.
Keep the admit card in a safe place: After downloading the hall ticket, keep it in a safe place so that it does not get spoiled / mutilated.
Retain the admit card: It is to be noted that candidates are required to keep the admit card safe even after the exam has been conducted. Make sure it is not spoiled even after the exam is over because it is an important document that is needed at many stages of the admission process.
How to Carry the cardboard? Candidates must bring the cardboard or clip board on which nothing is written. It is necessary to carry your own cardboard so that you do not miss any difficulty during the time of examination while giving the drawing test.
What to do in case of Error in NATA 2020 Admit Card?
If the candidates are unable to download the admit card or have found any mistake in the admit card, then, they can e-mail at [email protected] or can contact at +91 9319275557, +91 7303487773.
About NATA 2020
National Aptitude Test in Architecture is an entrance examination conducted for the students who want to make a career in the field of Architecture. NATA is conducted twice a year. Council of Architecture (CoA) is the exam conducting body of NATA. Through NATA, candidates can take admission in the 5 year B.Arch course. The test consists of two parts; Part A is a drawing test whereas, Part B is a computer-based test that have multiple-choice questions from PCM, Logical Reasoning and General Aptitude.
Exam Pattern: There are two parts in the exam, Part A is a drawing test that is conducted in the pen-paper based mode. Part B is an online examination. Check the exam pattern for NATA 2020.
Total Duration: The exam is conducted for 3 hour 15 minutes
Total marks: The exam is of 200 marks
Distribution of questions: Is as follows.
Part A: There are 3 questions of 125 marks in total.
|No . of questions||Marks|
|2 questions||35 marks each|
|1 question||55 marks|
Part B: This of 75 marks in total
|Subjects||No. of questions||Marks|
|Logical Reasoning |
& General Aptitude
Important Books Recommended for NATA 2020
|Study Guide for B.Arch 2020||Buy Here|
|Nata Exam Full Package||Buy Here|
|NATA Mock Test Series 2020-21||Buy Here|
|NATA & B. ARCH Complete Self Study Material: Entrance Examination||Buy Here|
|NATA & B.Arch Question Bank: Entrance Examination||Buy Here|
After exam: NATA 2020 Answer Key
Answer key for NATA 2020 releases online at nata.in. It must be noted that the answers for Part B are released on the official website. Candidates can use the answer key to cross-check the multiple-choice questions. Along with the answer key, the response sheets are also published on the official website. NATA 2020 answer key is only released for Part B, no review of Part A i.e. the drawing test is published online.
Frequently Asked Questions
From where can I download NATA 2020 admit card?
You can download NATA 2020 admit card from nata.in.
What are the details needed to enter NATA 2020 admit card?
The candidates need to enter application number and password for downloading NATA admit card.
What are the things to be taken with the admit card?
The candidates need to carry a valid id proof, pencil colours, pen, pencil, eraser etc.
Is there any other way to download NATA 2020 admit card except the online mode?
No, NATA 2020 admit card can only be downloaded via online mode.
What are the details mentioned on NATA 2020 hall ticket?
NATA hall ticket consists of the details like roll number, exam date, exam time, address of the teste centre etc.