NATA Application Form 2018

Sept. 22, 2017 Plabita

NATA Application Form 2018NATA Application Form 2018 - The application form of NATA will be released by the Council of Architecture (CoA) in the third week of December 2017. The entire NATA application process will be done in the online mode. NATA application procedure includes various stages such as filling application form, uploading of images, payment of application fee, print out of confirmation page. Candidates have to pay the application fee online through debit card/ credit card/ net banking. CoA will also activate the window for correcting errors in NATA application form 2018 in February. Candidates who have passed class 12 or equivalent examination with minimum 50% are eligible to fill NATA 2018 application form. The link to fill the application form of NATA will be available on this page as soon as it gets activated. In 2017, 42,098 candidates appeared in NATA out of which 37,246 appeared for the exam and 24,540 students qualified the aptitude test. To get details about NATA application form 2018 procedure, dates, fee structure and more read the article given below on this page.


NATA 2018 Application Form Dates

The dates related to NATA application form 2018 is yet be announced by the CoA. Candidates can check the tentative dates of NATA application form from the table given below:

NATA application form important dates

S.No. Events Dates
1. NATA application form 2018 releases on Third week of December 2017
2. Last date to fill application form First week of January 2018
3. Last date to upload images and fee payment Second week of February 2018
4. NATA application form correction window Third week of February 2018
5. Last date for NATA application form printout Fourth week of February 2018
6. NATA admit card available on Fourth week of March 2018
7. NATA 2018 exam date Third week of April 2018

NATA Application Form 2018 - Requirements

While filling the application form of NATA candidates have to enter few details as well upload scanned images. Therefore, before filling NATA application form 2018 candidates must ensure to be ready the following requirements:

  1. Valid email ID and mobile number
  2. Scanned image of recent coloured passport sized photograph, signature and thumb impression (specifications given below)
  3. Debit card/ credit card/ net banking details for fee payment

How to fill NATA Application Form 2018?

The application form of NATA will be available online. Candidates have to follow the steps given below to successfully apply for NATA 2018:

Step 1) NATA 2018 application form fill up

Candidates have to click on the link ‘NATA application form 2018 released’ to be provided on this page. The application window will appear on the screen. Applicants have to click on “Apply” button, read all the instructions and then click on ‘Proceed’ button. In NATA application form 2018 candidates have to enter the following details:

NATA application form 2018 - Details to be entered

Particulars Details
Personal details Candidate’s name, father's name, mother’s name, date of birth, gender, category, person with disability, place of residence, annual family income, nationality, Aadhaar number, mention if appeared for JEE Main paper 2 and in NATA 2017
Exam city option Enter three choices of NATA exam city as per preference
Educational details (class 10 and 12) Pass status, course/ stream name, Board/University, passing year, obtained marks, total marks, percentage, roll no./ enroll no., institute name and address
Communication details Address, locality, city/town/village, state, district, pin code, email address, mobile number, landline number
Choose password & enter security pin Enter password, confirm password, select security question, type security answer, enter security pin and click on ‘submit’ button

Edit NATA application form 2018 – After candidates have entered all the required details in NATA 2018 application form they have to mark a tick on the declaration box. If candidates want to edit any information they have to click on ‘Edit application form data’ and make the required changes. Once applicants are satisfied with the information entered in NATA application form 2018 they have to click on ‘Final submit’ button. After the final submission of NATA application form, the seven digits unique application number will be generated.

Note: Candidates have to use the application number and chosen password for subsequent login.

Step 2) NATA application form 2018 - Uploading of images

Applicants have to upload scanned images of their recent password sized photograph, signature and thumb impression. The specification of the scanned images is given below:

NATA application form 2018- Image Specification

S.No. Scanned images Size Dimension File format
1. Photograph 4 KB to 100 KB 3.5 cm x 4.5 cm jpg
2. Signature 1 KB to 30 KB 3.5 cm x 1.5 cm jpg
3. Thumb impression 1 KB to 30 KB 3.5 cm x 1.5 cm jpg

After selecting the requisite files, candidates have to enter the security pin as displayed on the screen and then click on ‘Upload’ button.

Step 3) NATA application form 2018- Fee payment

The application fee of NATA 2018 has to paid online through debit card/ credit card or net banking. As soon as the transaction is completed, a receipt will be generated containing details of the transaction. In 2017, the application fee was Rs. 1250 for all candidates.

Step 4) NATA application form 2018- Confirmation page

After the payment is successfully made the confirmation page will be generated. Applicants must ensure to take a print out of the confirmation page and keep it safe for future reference.

NATA Application Form 2018 - Correction Window

The CoA will provide the facility of making corrections in NATA application form in February 2018. Only those candidates who will register successfully for NATA within the specified period will be able to modify information in the application form. To edit details in NATA application form candidates have to login with their application number and password. Candidates would also be informed over phone about errors in NATA application form depending on the criticality of the mistakes. After the stipulated period of time no error correction in NATA application form 2018 will be entertained.

How to make corrections in NATA Application Form 2018?

Candidates have to follow the steps given below to make the required changes in NATA 2018 application form:

  • Click on the link ‘NATA application form correction available now’ link to provided on this page
  • On the login page, enter NATA application number, password and security pin.
  • Click on the ‘Sign In’ button.
  • Check information regarding any discrepancy and make the required changes.

About NATA 2018

National Aptitude Test in Architecture commonly known as NATA is conducted by the Council of Architecture, New Delhi. NATA is a national level examination held for admission to five year B. Arch degree courses offered by around 450 institutes across the country. NATA 2018 will be held offline in the third week of April. The question paper will have questions from Mathematics, General Aptitude and Drawing. On the basis of candidates’ performance in NATA 2018, participating institutes will conduct their counselling and seat allotment process individually.

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