NATA Exam 2022: Result, Eligibility, Cutoff (Phase 2) - Embibe
  • Written By Aditi_M
  • Last Modified 22-08-2022
  • Written By Aditi_M
  • Last Modified 22-08-2022

NATA 2022: Phase 3 Result (OUT) Check College List

NATA 2022: The Council of Architecture (CoA) released the results for the third phase of the NATA 2022 exam on August 16, 2022. The officials conducted the exam on August 7, 2022. The last date to register for the national-level entrance exam was July 27, 2022 (8 p.m.). Candidates who registered for the exam could download their NATA admit card 2022 for phase 3, from August 5, 2022, from the official website.

NATA exam was conducted thrice in 2022. The exam is conducted for candidates who want to study B.Arch from the reputed colleges of India. A total of 17981 candidates registered for the third phase of the exam, of which 12527 have appeared. Candidates who appeared for the exam can access the result for the third phase in the form of a scorecard from the official website. The results will remain valid for admission for one year.

Latest Updates:
– The third phase of NATA result 2022 release date is August 16, 2022.
– NATA phase 3 exam was conducted on August 7, 2022.
NATA 2022 admit card for phase 3 was released on August 05, 2022.
– The last date for candidates to complete NATA registration 2022 -phase 3 was July 27, 2022 (until 8 p.m.).
– CoA declared the NATA 2022 2nd attempt results on July 21, 2022. It was earlier scheduled to declare the results for this phase on July 15, 2022.

NATA 2022 Overview

The officials release the notification for NATA via online mode. Aspirants who wish to secure admission in the architecture UG level programme must appear for the entrance exam. It is one of the important exams in the country. We have provided an overview of NATA 2022 here:

Exam NameNational Aptitude Test in Architecture
Conducting BodyCouncil of Architecture (CoA)
LevelNational Level Exam
FrequencyThrice a Year
Mode of ExamOnline
Exam Duration3 hours

NATA Important Dates 2022

Candidates must check the schedule to know the date of various events such as the application process, the release of admit card, result declaration etc. The officials conduct each exam event as per the scheduled dates only. Check below the NATA essential dates for sessions 1, 2 and 3:

NATA 1st Attempt

Important dates for NATA session 1 are mentioned below:

EventImportant Dates NATA Session 1
Release of Online Notification April 8, 2022
Commencement of Application ProcessApril 8, 2022
Last Date to ApplyMay 28, 2022
Upload of Image May 28, 2022
Fee Payment May 28, 2022
Application Correction Window May 19, 2022 (10.30 a.m.) to May 28, 2022 (11.59 p.m.)
Release of Admit CardJune 7, 2022
NATA Session 1June 12, 2022
Result Declaration June 24, 2022

NATA 2nd Attempt

Important dates for NATA session 2 are mentioned below:

EventImportant Dates NATA Session 2
Release of Online Notification April 8, 2022
Commencement of Application ProcessApril 8, 2022
Last Date to ApplyJune 24, 2022
Upload of Image June 24, 2022
Fee Payment June 24, 2022
Application Correction Window June 22 to 24, 2022
Release of Admit CardJuly 4, 2022
NATA Session 2July 7, 2022
Result Announcement July 21, 2022

NATA 3rd Attempt

Important dates for NATA session 3 are mentioned below:

EventImportant Dates NATA Session 3
Release of Online NotificationApril 8, 2022
Commencement of Application ProcessApril 8, 2022
Last Date to ApplyJuly 27, 2022
Upload of ImageJuly 27, 2022
Fee PaymentJuly 27, 2022
Application Correction WindowJuly 22 to 27, 2022
Release of Admit CardAugust 5, 2022
NATA Session 3August 7, 2022
Result AnnouncementAugust 16, 2022

NATA Eligibility Criteria

The officials prescribe the eligibility criteria for the entrance exam. Aspirants who wish to appear for the test must fulfil the requirements specified by the authority. Eligibility is one of the crucial factors that determine the selection of candidates. The eligibility criteria include minimum qualification, age limit, qualifying marks, etc. Check below the eligibility criteria for NATA.

Educational Qualification

  • Candidates who have passed 10+2 with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks are eligible to apply.
  • Aspirants must secure at least 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in 10+2.
  • Candidates appearing for the final examination of 10+2 can also apply for NATA.
  • Aspirants holding a diploma degree or appearing for a diploma examination in Mathematics are eligible to apply.
  • A minimum aggregate of 50% in diploma examinations is compulsory to apply for the entrance exam.

NATA Registration 2022 

The officials commence the application process as per the schedule via online mode. The application process for all the sessions of the exam begins at the same time. Candidates can apply for one or all three sessions. Aspirants who meet the eligibility conditions must visit the official website of NATA to fill out the application form. The officials reject incomplete applications. Hence, aspirants must ensure they fill in all the details carefully. Check below the steps to apply for the NATA exam:

1st Step: Registration

To register for the entrance exam, provide necessary details such as name, father’s name, email id, date of birth, etc. On successful registration, candidates receive login credentials and application numbers via mail.

2nd Step: Fill Out the Application Form

Login with the credentials and fill in personal, academic and contact details to complete the application form.

3rd Step: Upload Documents

Aspirants need to upload a scanned image of the photograph and signature as per the specifications.

4th Step: Payment of Application Fee

Candidates must refer to the following table to understand the application fee for NATA 2022:

ParticularsGeneral CandidatesSC/ST/PwDTransgenderOutside India
For Any One SessionMale: INR 2,000
Female: INR 1,500
Male: INR 1,500
Female: INR 1,500
INR 1,500INR 10,000
For Two SessionsMale: INR 4,000
Female: INR 3,000
Male: INR 3,000
Female: INR 3,000
INR 3,000INR 20,000
For Three SessionsMale: INR 5,400
Female: INR 4,050
Male: INR 4,050
Female: INR 4,050
INR 4,050INR 27,000

5th Step: Submission of Form

Review the details and submit the application form.

NATA Admit Card

The officials issued the hall ticket for the third phase of the exam via online mode on August 5, 2022, as per the schedule. Along with the admit card, aspirants also received an examination number. The applicants had to download the hall ticket and carry the same to the examination, along with an identity card.

It was mandatory for candidates to carry their hall tickets to the exam hall. The exam officials had the authority to cancel the candidature of the candidates who entered the exam hall without their admit cards. NATA admit card mentioned the exam details such as centre, timings, date etc. In case any aspirant faced with any discrepancy in the hall ticket, they had to inform the concerned authority to take corrective action.

NATA Exam Centre

The officials allot the exam centre to the candidates and mention the same in their respective admit cards. Candidates must reach the centre on the day of the examination, as per the timings. The officials conduct the entrance test in the country’s various states and union territories. Check below the exam centres for NATA.

Exam Centres of NATA

Andaman and NicobarPort Blair
Andhra Pradesh Guntur, Kurnool, Tirupathi, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Kakinada, Rajahmundry
Arunachal PradeshItanagar 
Goa Panaji 
AssamDibrugarh, Silchar, Guwahati
GujaratAhmedabad, Gandhinagar, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara
HaryanaAmbala, Faridabad, Hisar, Gurgaon
Chhattisgarh Bhilai, Bilaspur, Raipur 
Himachal Pradesh Hamirpur, Shimla

The complete NATA test comprises multiple choice type questions, multiple select type, preferential choice type and numerical answer type questions. According to the latest exam pattern, the questions carry either 1 mark or 2 marks or 3 marks, depending on the type of the questions. The candidates have to answer 125 questions in total; the maximum test mark is 200.

NATA Exam Syllabus

The authorities release the NATA exam syllabus 2022 on the official website. Candidates planning to appear for the entrance test must go through the entire NATA exam syllabus before starting to prepare for the exam. Going through the NATA exam syllabus helps the candidates to understand what is asked in the exam and also assists candidates in selecting the right books for their preparations. Find the NATA exam syllabus for 2022 below:

Part-A NATA Syllabus Drawing Test

  • Geometric Composition
  • Conceptualisation and Visualisation via Structuring Objects in Memory
  • Drawing of Patterns
  • Creating 2D and 3D views of Objects etc.

Part-B NATA Syllabus


Atoms and Nuclei
Electronic Devices
Electromagnetic Induction etc.
Organic Chemistry
Chemical Bonding and Molecular
Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry
Coordinate Geometry  

General Aptitude and Logical Reasoning

General AptitudeReasoning
Interpretation of Pictorial Composition
Analytical Reasoning
General Awareness of National/International Architects
Logical Operations
Relations and their Properties

NATA Result 2022

The result for the third phase of NATA 2022 was released on August 16, 2022. Candidates can download their results from the official website by providing their application numbers and date of birth. Candidates must note that they can only download the results for the architecture exam from the official website in the form of a NATA scorecard. They will not be sent the results separately at their email or postal addresses. The CoA officials declared the NATA 2nd session result on July 21, 2022, for the entrance exam conducted on July 7, 2022.

Candidates will need to secure a minimum of 70 marks out of 200 to qualify for NATA counselling. The minimum marks will be the NATA cut-off. The overall qualifying marks will be based on post-exam statistics. No review is available for the drawing test. No aspirant can request scrutiny after the publication of the result.

NATA Colleges

Check below the list of colleges accepting NATA scores

NATA Colleges
RIMT – College of Architecture
Rizvi College of Architecture (RCA)
Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Institute of Technology (SVIT)
Sathyabama University
School of Planning & Architecture – Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture and Fine Arts University (JNAFAU)
Sinhgad College of Architecture
Sushant School of Art and Architecture
Tamilnadu School of Architecture
Thiagarajar College of Engineering (TCE)

Related Links,

NATA Mock TestsNATA Notification 2022
NATA Preparation 2022NATA 2022 Admit Card
NATA Exam Day Guidelines 2022NATA Previous Years’ Question Papers

Here are the most frequently asked questions about NATA 2022:

Q.1: What is the purpose of conducting NATA?
Ans: CoA conducts NATA exam to shortlist the candidates for admission in UG level architecture programme in various colleges of India. 

Q.2: How many times is NATA conducted in a year?
NATA was conducted three times in 2022.

Q.3: When was NATA 2022 conducted for phase 3?
The third phase of NATA exam 2022 was conducted on August 7, 2022.

Q.4: When will the result for the third phase of NATA 2022 be released?
The date of release of the third phase of NATA exam result 2022 is August 16, 2022.

Q.5: Where can I get admission after qualifying for the entrance test NATA 2022?
Ans: After passing the entrance test NATA 2022, you will be eligible for admission to RIMT – College of Architecture, Rizvi College of Architecture (RCA), Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Institute of Technology (SVIT), etc., depending on your scores.

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