Updated On : April 18, 2023
The Council of Architecture is conducting the NATA 2022 exam in three sessions this year. The NATA 1 was successfully concluded on 12 June 2022, NATA 2 is scheduled for 07 July 2022, and NATA 3 for 07 August 2022.
We will provide you with all the authentic information gathered from the students about the paper analysis in the post below.
Going through the paper analysis will help you get an idea about the difficulty level of the paper, the type of questions asked, and the number of good attempts. Also, it will help you understand better the areas to focus on more for better results.
Read through the post that will give you a complete insight into NATA Exam Analysis 2022, previous year analysis, and more.
Our expert team from CreativeEdge will provide a detailed exam review of the NATA phase 2 as soon as the exam gets over.
The exam analysis will be provided based on the feedback received from the students who have appeared for the exam.
Only those who will score above the NATA Cut Off are eligible to get admission to the architecture programs at architectural colleges.
COA successfully concluded the NATA Phase 1 exam on 12 June 2022 in a single session i.e., from 10 AM to 1 PM. The exam was conducted online i.e., a computer-based test.
There were a total of 125 questions for 200 marks and the time duration of the exam was 3 hours.
In the NATA 2022 entrance exam, the question paper was divided into two sections:
The questions were based on design, mathematics, and aptitude. Check out the table below to know the subject-wise NATA Exam Analysis for the phase 1 exam.
|Memory-based drawing questions||Easy-Moderate|
As said above, there were a total of 125 questions in the NATA 2022 Exam and the paper was very easy compared to the previous year.
We have provided the section-wise analysis here to help you understand the type of questions from each topic and the difficulty level of the paper.
In the NATA aptitude section, the questions were asked on the following topics.
As we all know, the Council of Architecture conducted the NATA exam in three phases last year.
Have a look at the table below to know the overall difficulty level of phase 1, phase 2, and phase 3 of the NATA exam.
Our expert, Konark Bhatia from CreativeEdge, spoke to the students who appeared for the exam and gathered our insights in the article.
Overall, the difficulty level of the exam was elementary and easier than the phase 2 exam. A total of 125 questions were asked for 200 marks.
We have provided the section-wise analysis here to help you understand the type of questions and difficulty level.
|Ratios & percentage|
|Speed, Time & distance|
|Odd one out|
|Boats and streams|
|Basics of algebra|
In the NATA GK section, the questions were a little tricky, you can find some of the sample questions below.
As per the nata exam pattern observed in Phase 1, had questions divided into two sections. However, both of them focused on testing the aptitude knowledge of the students.
The second section was drawing-based. However, students didn't have to draw anything. An image was displayed for 30 seconds, and there were corresponding questions related to the image.
NATA Exam is over for Phase 1. The students came out with happy faces stating that the changed pattern didn't seem difficult. Here is what they added about the NATA Phase 1 Paper Analysis:
Maths was quite basic this time. Questions based on the triangle and their angles, area calculation, etc., were asked.
GK was prominent in the exam. There were a lot of questions testing the general knowledge.
Section 2 was probably the drawing section since it has all questions based on Images shown for 30 seconds. It tested the observation skills of the students along with their memory.
There was a total of 5 pictures, and there were 2 questions asked from each picture.
The marking scheme followed for the image-based questions was 3 marks for 1 question, meaning that 1 image held a weightage of 6 mark weight in this section.
Students mentioned 3-4 passages in the exam in the English section, which had 4-5 questions each.
|Section||Number of Questions|
|English (Reading Comprehension)||30 Questions|
|Non- Verbal reasoning (Orthographic projections- Plan elevations)||15 questions|
|Maths (Geometry- Area, Volume, Angle)||10 questions|
|G.K and AAT (Geography, Architectural awareness, Paintings)||15 questions|
|Aptitude (Ratio, Percentage, Logic-based questions, Riddles, Puzzles)||10 questions|
|Design and Drawing (Principles of design, elements)||35 questions|
|Section- B - Observation Based questions||20 questions|
As per the exam review, the overall difficulty level of the exam was moderate. There were 20 questions from Maths, 40 questions from Aptitude, and 2 questions to test the drawing skills of the candidates.
Here is the detailed NATA Exam Review of 2019. You can go through the number of good attempts and difficulty levels.
|Section||Easy||Moderate||Difficulty||Good Attempts||Accuracy||Good Marks|
Check for the section-wise NATA Exam Questions 2019 from below-
Aptitude Questions Asked in NATA Exam: July 07, 2019
Maths Questions Asked in NATA Exam: July 07, 2019
Check what and how many questions appeared from the Maths section as follows:
Drawing Questions Asked in NATA Exam: July 07, 2019
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Check for the section-wise NATA Exam Analysis 2019 from below-
NATA Exam Analysis for Maths
Following are the topics from which questions were asked in Mathematics:
NATA Exam Analysis for Aptitude Test
This section basically checks students' logical mind, decision-making capability, thinking on feet, analytical skills, and mental fitness. For checking all these skills, there were questions from the following areas:
NATA Exam Analysis for Drawing Test
There were 2 questions of 40 marks each, someone who would have done good preparation and had a knack for drawing and understanding of proportionality, comfortable with freehand drawing and good with visualization of 2 dimensional and 3-dimensional figures can very easily score 50 plus marks in this section.
In 2018, the difficulty level of the NATA Exam was moderate. You can go through the section-wise analysis below for enhancing preparation levels.
NATA Maths Exam Analysis
NATA General Aptitude Analysis
NATA Drawing Analysis
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