National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) is being conducted by the Council of Architecture (CoA) at the National Level for admission to 5-year B.Arch Degree Course at all recognized institutions across India. CoA is the relevant authority for fixing norms and standards for Architectural Institutions. COA holds Common Aptitude Test in Architecture, at national level to provide a single window system for appearing in aptitude test, which avoids appearing in multiple aptitude tests and facilitates institutions, students and the public at large for admission to B.Arch. Degree Course at all recognized Institutions all over the country. CoA conducts NATA twice every year, thus giving opportunity to those students who miss out the first test due to some reason or other and to improve upon their NATA score in the first test by re-appearing the second test. Both the first and second test will be conducted on a different date as a one-day online examination all over the country. The test shall consist of two parts: Part A comprising Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ), Mathematics and general aptitude which is to be answered online and Part B is on drawing, which is paper based. The test makes an assessment of drawing and observation skills, sense of proportion, aesthetic sensitivity, Mathematics at 10+2 level and critical thinking ability that have been acquired by the candidate over the past few years and are related to the specific field of study.