NATA (National Aptitude Test in Architecture) conducted by the Council of Architecture, is a national level common Aptitude Test in Architecture. The exam measures the applicants’ drawing and observation skills and critical thinking ability related to Architecture. NATA is the main test for admissions to first year of 5 year BArch Degree Course at all recognized Institutions across the country. NATA 2018 exam dates will be announced soon. The entrance test is conducted in a day or two depending on decisions by the conducting authority. NATA scores are accepted by government and private colleges offering B. Arch courses. Students are advised to check the eligibility laid by NATA before filling in the application forms.