NATA Syllabus 2018- The Council of Architecture will provide the syllabus for NATA 2018 for candidates who are aspiring to do B.Arch in different institutes which offer admission on the basis of NATA score. NATA 2018 syllabus mentions the topics that are covered in Mathematics, General Aptitude and the drawing section. Candidates must thoroughly go through NATA syllabus 2018 as it will help the candidates to know which are the topics form where the questions will be asked. Knowing the topics from the mathematics, general aptitude and drawing section in advance will enable the candidates to prepare well for the NATA exam. The three hour NATA exam is conducted in both offline and online modes. The Part A of the exam is online while the Part B of the exam (drawing questions) is offline. NATA 2018 syllabus will help the candidates to also analyse which topics they should cover first and which ones they should cover later on. To know the details about the NATA syllabus, candidates can go through the article that is given below.
NATA Syllabus 2018 for Mathematics
Dimensional Co-ordinate geometry:
Direction cosines and direction ratios, distance between two points and section formula, equation of a straight line, equation of a plane, distance of a point from a plane
Theory of Calculus
Application of Calculus
Permutation and combination
NATA 2018 Syllabus for General Aptitude
The topics that are covered for the syllabus of general aptitude for NATA 2018 are given below in the table.
Objects, texture related to architecture and built environment.
Interpretation of pictorial compositions,
Visualizing three-dimensional objects from two-dimensional drawing. Visualizing different sides of 3D objects.
Analytical reasoning, mental ability (visual, numerical and verbal),
General awareness of national/ international architects and famous architectural creations
Statements, logical operations like and, or, if and only if, implies, implied by.
Understanding of tautology, converse, contradiction and contrapositive.
Sets and Relations
Idea of sets, subsets, power set, complement, union, intersection and difference of sets,
Venn diagram, De Morgan's Laws, Relation and its properties. Equivalence relation —
Definition and elementary examples
NATA Syllabus 2018 for Drawing
Understanding of scale and proportion of objects, geometric composition, shape,
Building forms and elements, aesthetics, colour texture, harmony and contrast.
Conceptualization and visualization
Drawing of patterns- both geometrical and abstract
Form transformations in 2D and 3D like union, subtraction, rotation, surfaces and volumes.
Generating plan, elevation, and 3D views of objects.
Creating 2D and 3D compositions using given shape and forms.
Perspective drawing, sketching of urban scape and landscape.
NATA Exam Pattern 2018
The Council of Architecture will determine the NATA 2018 exam pattern. NATA 2018 will be conducted in both online & offline mode in three hours in which multiple choice questions will be asked from maths and general aptitude. Candidates will have to undertake a drawing test .
Candidates will be awarded 2 marks for every correct answer and there is no negative marking
The complete exam will be of three hours.
Candidates will have to select the correct answer by colouring the bubble in the OMR sheet by using black and blue pen.
NATA 2018 exam pattern
Mode of Exam
First 1.5 hours
Paper and pencil based
Last 1.5 hours