NATA 2020 Answer Key – CoA releases NATA answer key online at nata.in. Candidates can download the same from this page. Along with the answer key, candidates can also download response sheet. You can use NATA answer key 2020 pdf to cross-check your answers and calculate your score. For a correct answer, you need to add 1.5 marks and there is no negative marking for an incorrect answer. Check more information on NATA 2020 answer key from this page.
NATA 2020 Answer Key
The answer key for NATA is released for only Part B of the exam as Part A is a drawing test. The conducting body releases the answer key so that by cross-checking the answers, students can estimate their chances of qualifying the test. Check the schedule for NATA 2020 answer key from the table below.
|NATA 2020 answer key||April exam||July exam|
|NATA exam date|
01 Aug 2020
29 Aug 2020
|Official answer key releases on||To be notified||To be notified|
|Last date to challenge the answer key||To be notified||To be notified|
|Result declaration of NATA|
Download here: Candidates can download NATA 2020 answer key from the official website, nata.in.
How to Calculate Score Using NATA 2020 Answer Key?
Candidates can check and follow the steps mentioned below to use NATA 2020 answer key for calculating the score.
Step 1. Click on the direct available on this page and download answer key of NATA 2020. Also, download the response sheet from the respective login.
Step 2. Compare the answer key and the response sheet of NATA. Count the number of correct and wrong answer according to the answer key.
Step 3. Then. multiply the number of correct answers with 1.5, as for each correct answer candidate is awarded 2 marks. You can use the formula below:
Marks in part A of NATA 2020 = 1.5 X (no. of correct responses)
Sample of NATA answer key
1. Question asked in the exam
2. Options of the question
3. The correct answer
How to Challenge NATA 2020 Answer Key?
In case you feel certain answer in the answer key of NATA 2020 are wrong, you have the ooportunity to challange the same. However, acceptance of challnage is dependent on the expert committee of NATA. Here is how you can challanege the answer key of NATA 2020:
Step 1: Click on the direct link available on this page as per the schedule.
Step 2: Next the below given window opens. Here enter:
- Roll number of NATA as provided in NATA admit card
- Question number in which there is error according to you
- Write the remark explaining your challenge
- Give the reference to justify your challenge
Step 3: On entering all the details, click on the submit button.
NATA 2020 Cutoff
To qualify NATA, candidates have to score the below given percentage of marks in NATA 2020 in each section and also overall:
|Section||Cutoff percentage||Cutoff marks|
|Section A (MCQs)||25%||30 out of 120|
|Section B (Drawing)||25%||20 out of 80|
|Overall||decided after the exam||decided after the exam|
NATA 2020 Marking Scheme and Exam Pattern
To help you calculate the score of NATA 2020 using the answer key, here is an overview of the exam pattern:
Sections in paper: The question paper is divided into parts, Part A and Part B.
Type of Questions: There are 2 types of questions asked in the exam:
- Drawing question in in part A
- MCQ type questions in Part B
Maximum Marks: The total in the exam is 200
Marking Scheme: Each question carries 1.5 marks.
Negative marking: There is no negative marking for wrong answers.
Distribution of questions in part A
02 drawing questions of 35 marks and total 70 marks and 01 question of 55 marks and total of 55 mark.
Distribution of questions in part B
|Subject||Total ques||Total marks|
|General Aptitude & Logical Reasoning||35||52.5|
NATA 2020 Response Sheet
The response sheet of NATA 2020 has the exact answers that a candidate has marked on the day of the exam. The response sheet is uploaded under the respective login of the candidates. To know how to download NATA response sheet check the steps below.
How to download NATA 2020 response sheet
Candidates can check below the steps mentioned to download the NATA 2020 response sheet
Step 1. Click on the direct link available on this page.
Step 2. On doing so the below given window opens. Here enter NATA registration no. / hallticket no.
Step 3. On the candidate profile page, find the link which says NATA 2020 response sheet.
Step 4. Open that page and save that sheet in your local system.
NATA 2020 Question Paper
The question paper of NATA 2020 is made available with the answer key itself. There are all the questions asked in part A of the exam with the correct answers and the options against them. The part B of the exam is the drawing section for which CoA does not upload answer key but the question is available.
There are in all 60 questions in the paper. 20 from maths and 40 from aptitude.
Drawing question in NATA question paper:
NATA 2020 Result
NATA 2020 result will be declared in online mode. Candidates have to download their result through the login portal. Candidates need their application number and password to download their result. The result is declared in the form of a scorecard. The scorecard consist of information such as name of the candidate, roll number, registration number, DOB, gender, category, name of father, name of mother, marks obtained in each section, total marks obtained, qualifies or disqualified status. Candidates who are not satisfied with their score in attempt 1, can appear for attempt 2.
National Aptitude Test in Architecture is a national level exam conducted for candidates who want to pursue their careers in the Architecture field. The exam is conducted by Council of Architecture (COA) for admission in B.Arch courses. The exam is conducted twice a year, once in April and once in July. The exam is conducted for 2 sections. Part A consists of only 60 MCQ questions of 120 marks and Part B (Drawing section) consists of 2 questions each of 40 marks. There is no negative marking for this entrance exam.
CoA conduct NATA twice a year. Council of Architecture has been conducting National Aptitude Test in Architecture since 2006. CoA was formed so that it can monitor the standards of education being imparted in various intitutions/ universities providing admission in architecture courses. It monitors the standards and norms, the eligibility for admission, course duration, the standard of staff, course content and examination from time to time.
NATA 2020 Answer Key Frequently Asked Questions
Ans : You can check the NATA answer key after the exam from nata.in. The answer key is available via a link on the home page of the website.
Ans : Yes, you can challenge the answer key of NATA 2020.
Ans : A response sheet of NATA 2020 has a record of all the answers marked by you on the day of the exam.
Ans : CoA do not release the answer key for Part B, as it is a drawing based section. However, you can check the questions of the drawing section with the NATA answer key.
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