The admit card for NATA -2017 will be available for download from 26 March 2017. Candidates have to download their admit cards by logging on the website through the user profile, that was created during the registration process of the examination.
NATA exam is conducted by Council of Architecture or COA for admission to the 5-year B.Arch course. The exam will be conducted in both online and offline modes.
The exam consists of two papers – Part A and Part B. Each part has to be completed within 90 minutes of time. The duration of the examination is three hours that is 180 minutes. The examination will be conducted on 16 April 2017 from 11 a.m to 2 p.m. Part A consists of objective questions. There will be 20 questions from Mathematics, 40 question from GK. Each question will have 2 marks each. There will be total 120 marks in Part A.
Part B will be based on a drawing test. The test will be of 90 minutes duration and the total marks for this section is 80. There will be two questions of 40 marks each. The result is supposed to be declared on 10 June 2017.
This year the examination will be held in 69 examination centres in the country and in Dubai outside India. These exam centres are Port Blair, Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada, Itanagar, Guwahati, Patna, Gaya, Muzaffarpur, Chandigarh, Mohali, Raipur, New Delhi, Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar, Surat, Vadodara, Panaji, Faridabad, Gurgaon, Kurukshetra, Shimla, Hamirpur, Jammu, Ranchi, Dhanbad, Jamshedpur, Bengaluru, Hubli, Mangalore, Ernakulam, Kozhikode, Thiruvananthapuram, Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Aurangabad, Nagpur, Mumbai, Nasik, Pune, Shillong, Imphal, Aizawl, Dimapur, Balasore, Bhubaneswar, Berhampur, Sambalpur, Puducherry, Amritsar, Bathinda, Jaipur, Udaipur, Jodhpur, Gangtok, Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Hyderabad, Warangal , Agartala, Roorkee, Dehradun, Agra, Lucknow, Allahabad, Varanasi, Kolkata, Howrah, Siliguri, Dubai.