Architecture Entrance Exam

Architecture Entrance Exam

Architecture Entrance Exam in India are held each year for admission into various undergraduate architecture B.Arch. courses in India. Most of these exams are held on an All India level, though some are held only at state level. For the students who wish to appear in one or more Architecture Entrance Eams, details of each such Architecture Entrance Exam is given in the following pages.

Architecture Entrance Exam – Know about exams such as NATA, JEE (Main) Paper 2, JEE (Advanced) Aptitude Test. All details of national, state, college level entrance exams.

Architecture Entrance Exam

About Architecture Entrance Exams

An architectural education sets in motion a life – long learning process. Careers in architecture provide young professionals a life of discovery and personal development. Architecture is the fast evolving career nowadays and become one of the best career options from the past recent years. Students who love designing wish to be in the best architecture colleges. To avail admission in the top architecture colleges, the students must have to appear in the top B.Arch Entrance Exams 2017 – 2018 first. Some of the exams which admit the students in the top level architecture colleges are listed under B.Arch Entrance Exams 2017 – 2018.


Full Name: National Aptitude test in Architecture

Organizing Body: National Institute of Advanced Studies in Architecture

NATA is the national level B.Arch Entrance Exams 2017 – 2018 which is conducted with the purpose to grant admission in the architectural colleges in India. This exam is usually scheduled in the month of April and continues till August. To appear in this exam, the candidate must have passed class 12th with mathematics as the compulsory subject. NATA measures the aptitude of the aspirant in the specific field of study. It is conducted in two parts. Part A will be conducted in online mode and Part B is organized in offline mode.

JEE Main Paper 2

Full Name: Joint Entrance Exam

Organizing Body: Central board of secondary education

JEE is one of the popular, largest and toughest entrance exams of India. JEE main paper 2 is conducted for the purpose to offer admission in the top – ranked architectural colleges in India. It is usually conducted in the month of April every year. JEE Main paper 2 is online as well as an offline exam. The exam is objective in nature and 3 hours will be provided to attempt the question paper. Being toughest, the exam needs rigorous preparation.

AMU B.Arch Exam

Full Name: AMU B.Arch entrance exam

Organizing Body: Aligarh Muslim University

AMU B.Arch Entrance Exam is another well – known B.Arch Entrance Exam 2017 – 2018. It is the top level entrance exam which is held with the purpose to grant admission in the B.Arch programs in the AMU. The duration of test is Three (3) hours. To appear in the test, the candidates need to have passed 12th examination with minimum 50% aggregate marks. GAT is held in the month of April every year. The exam will have total 150 questions. The questions in the exam are objective in nature.

KCET for Architecture

The exam is conducted by the KEA or the Karnataka Examinations Authority for admissions in the architecture courses. The final admissions in the B. Arch. Course will be done on the basis of marks obtained in the KCET (all subjects) as well as NATA equally. The test is usually conducted in the month of May in the first or second week.

All the other major architecture exams have been replaced by the NATA or JEE Paper 2.

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