The Council of Architecture has notified the application form dates for NATA 3. The NATA application form can be filled in only through online mode. You must make sure to upload the required documents and pay the application fee on or before the last date.

As per the notification, you must have been passed the 10+2 examination with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics (or) 10+3 Diploma with Mathematics as the subject of study to apply for the exam.

This post takes you through detailed information about the NATA Application Form 2021.

NATA 2021 Online Application Dates

Go through the schedule for filling the NATA Application form 2021. 

Events NATA 3 Dates NATA 2 Dates NATA 1 Dates
Start of NATA 2021 Application Form 26 July 2021 05 March 2021 05 March 2021
Last date to submit the application 22 August 2021 30 May 2021 (11:59 pm) 28 March 2021 (11:59 pm)
Last date to upload the image and payment of the fee 22 August 2021 30 May 2021 (11:59 pm) 28 March 2021 (11:59 pm)
Last date to make fee payment 22 August 2021 30 May 2021 (11:59 pm) 28 March 2021 (11:59 pm)
Confirmation page printing available till To be Notified 30 May 2021 (11:59 pm) 28 March 2021 (11:59 pm)
Availability of correction window To be Notified 25 May 2021 (10:30 am) - 30 May (11:59 pm) 26 March 2021 (10:30 am) - 28 march 2021 (11:59 pm)

How to fill the NATA Registration 2021 Form?

Before proceeding with the application form, you must make sure to meet the NATA Eligibility Criteria 2021 set by the exam conducting body. The filling of the online registration form will involve the following steps.

You can go through the steps below to fill up the Application Form for NATA 2021 without making any mistakes.

Step 1:NATA Registration

The first step to fill the NATA 2021 Application Form is to register on the official website of NATA. To complete this action, click on the "New Registration" button at the bottom right corner of the page.

At the time of registration, the system will ask you to enter your E-mail address which shall be used as a user name. You will receive a link to the registered mail ID after the completion of verification.

Then, you have to choose a password as per your interest. Select a security question and answer it. Enter the captcha displayed on the screen and click on the "Login" button.

Direct Link & Guidelines to Fill NATA 2021 Online Application Form

Step 2:Filling Up of Personal Details

Re-login to the website using your email Id and password and fill in all personal details as mentioned below:

  • Your Full name
  • Parent's name
  • Category
  • Nationality
  • Aadhar number

Step 3-Filling up of Preferences and Qualification Details

Choose the preference for the Exam Center and mention the Qualification Details.

  • You can opt to write first or second or both the tests as per your choice
  • Once the choice of the test is considered, you need to choose 3 Exam Centers  depending on the preference of centers; from most preferred in Preference 1 to Least preferred in Preference 3 as shown in the image below
  • You can select only one preference if you are planning for Dubai Center.
  • Now, enter Academic Qualification details such as Class 10th, pass status, board, year of passing, obtained marks, roll number, institute name and address, educational details about class 12th, etc.

Step 4-Upload of Documents 

After filling in all the details, you need to upload the scanned copy of your signature and photo in the only specified format. After the upload of the image & signature is done, you are required to provide your communication details such as-

Step 5-NATA Application Fee Payment

After all the details are filled in, you are required to pay the application fee. The application fee can be paid only through online mode.

The NATA application fee 2021,will vary for each category. Check out the table below to know the application fee as per your category. 

Category For Single Attempt For Two Attempts
General (GEN) Rs.2000 Rs.4000
SC/ST/PWD Rs.1500 Rs.3000
Dubai Exam Center Rs.10000 Rs.20000

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Step 6-Take a Printout of Confirmation Page

The Confirmation Page is generated upon successful payment of the application fee. You should take a printout and preserve the confirmation page for future reference.

There is no need to send any document to the Council by post. A printout of the Confirmation page will not provide admittance to the Test Centre to take the examination.

Pre-Requisites to fill NATA Exam 2021 Application Form

To apply for NATA 2021 examination, you needs to keep the following documents in handy.

  • SSC or Class 10th Mark sheet
  • Photo ID proofs such as; Passport/Driving License/UID Card/class 12th admit card with signature and photograph/College Identity Card
  • Scanned Photograph and Signature of proper size and format (JPEG/ JPG format)
  • Photo Identity Proof
  • Debit card/ Credit Card/ Net banking details
  • Caste certificate in case of SC/ST category candidates
  • One should decide the preference of Exam centers before filling the application form

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Details to be Filled in the NATA Application Form 2021

As per the notification, you need to provide the following details while filling the Application Form of NATA 2021.

Personal Information Candidate’s Name, Father’s Name, Mother’s Name, Date of Birth, Gender, Category, Person with Disability (PwD), Place of Residence, Nationality, Aadhar Number, Have you applied for JEE Main 2018 paper II, Have you applied for NATA 2017
Course and Exam City Options Apply for the 1st choice of Exam City, 2nd choice of Exam City, 3rd choice of Exam City
Educational Details (Class X or equivalent)
Communication Details Address, Locality, City/ Town/ Village, State, District, Pin code, Email Address, Mobile Number, Landline number with STD code or any other contact number
Password Creation Choose your password, Confirm Password, Security Question, Security Answer, Security pin

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How to Check NATA Registration Form Status?

You can check the status of your NATA Application by logging into the official website. Enter the application number and password in the box and click on 'submit' and your application status will be displayed on the screen.

  • The empty field will be marked red and the complete fields will be marked green. If the payment is incomplete or pending, a message will be displayed.
  • You can make the required changes and submit the final form.

NATA Application Form Correction

The council provides an opportunity to edit the NATA Online Application Form 2021. After the window period, you can not make any changes to the application form. Hence, you are advised to fill the form correctly to avoid errors.

Follow the steps below to make changes in the application form.

  • Visit the official website of NATA
  • Login by using the application number and password
  • Click on "Application Correction"
  • Edit all the required details
  • Click on the "Submit" button

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How to retrieve NATA Candidate ID?

You can follow the steps given below in case if you forget the candidate ID.

  • Visit the official website
  • Look for 'NATA Candidate ID' and click on it
  • Enter required details such as 10th standard Seat Number, 10th passing year, and 10th board name in respective boxes
  • Now, enter the verification code and look for 'Find NATA Candidate ID' and click on it
  • Your Candidate's ID will be displayed on the screen
  • If you do not remember the password, click on the 'Forgot Password' and answer the security question carefully
  • If you do not remember the security question, click on 'Change your password' and you will receive an email to change the password in your registered Email ID

How to Solve Discrepancies in NATA 2021 Registration Form?

You will be provided only a single chance to correct the application details as per the notice. Hence, You are advised to fill up the details correctly in the application form.

In case of any discrepancy, you should contact the concerning authority through phone or E-mail as soon as possible.

Phone: 9560707764, 9319275557


Documents Need To Be Preserved After Filling NATA Online Form 2021

You must make sure to preserve the following documents after filling the NATA Online Registration Form.

  • Application fee receipt
  • Confirmation page of the registration
  • Copy of prefilled NATA 2021 application form


when will the NATA Application Form start for the phase 1 exam?

The NATA Application Form for phase 1 will start from 05 March 2021.

Who can apply to NATA 2021?

Aspirants who have secured at least 50% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics in 10+2 exam, and also 50% of marks in aggregate are eligible to apply for the NATA 2021 Exam.

Can I change the NATA 2021 Registration form after the final submission?

Yes. candidates can change the NATA application during the window period. Changes after the window period will not be entertained. Hence, candidates are advised to check all the details correctly before clicking on the final submission button.

How can I solve discrepancies in NATA 2021 Online form?

In case of any discrepancy, candidates can contact the concerning authority as soon as possible. They can call on 011 79412100  or email at for queries

What is the last date for the NATA 1 Application Fee Payment?

As per the notification, the last date to make the payment for NATA 1 is 28 March 2021.

What is the NATA Application fee for general category?

If you are applying for only one exam then the application fee is Rs. 2000. If you are applying for two exams then the application fee is Rs. 4000.

Is NATA 2021 registration link activated for Phase 2 exam?

Yes. The Council of Architecture activated the NATA registration link for Phase 2 exam on 05 March 2021.

When is the last date to submit the NATA Application Form for Phase 2 Exam?

The last date to submit the NATA Application for Phase 2 Exam is 30 May 2021.