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Architecture entrance exams are conducted every year for admissions into various undergraduate and postgraduate courses in India. Most of these exams are held on an All India level, though some are held at a state level. We have the details on the popular entrance exams available for students pursuing architecture after class 12 board examinations.
National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) is conducted by the Council of Architecture (COA) for admission to Bachelor of Architecture (BArch) degree course at all the recognised institutions. Candidates are eligible to apply for NATA if they clear 10+2 or equivalent passed/appearing; 10+3 Diploma (any stream) passed/appearing recognised by central/state govts; International Baccalaureate Diploma passed/appearing, after 10 years of schooling. NATA will be conducted on Apr 29, 2018.
Common Entrance Examination for Design (CEED) 2018
Common Entrance Examination for Design (CEED) is conducted by Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay, to offer admission to aspirants in Master of Design (MDes) and PhD programmes. Candidates must have passed a degree/ diploma/post graduate degree programme of 4 years or 3+2 years (after 10+2 level), or must be appearing for the final examination of such a program by July 2018, or must have passed the GD Arts Diploma programme (10+5 level) by July 2017. CEED exam is scheduled to be conducted on Jan 20, 2018.
JEE Main 2018
JEE will be conducted by the JEE Apex Board for admission to undergraduate engineering programmes in NITs, IIITs and other Centrally Funded Technical Institutions. The minimum academic qualification for appearing in JEE(Main) is that the candidate must have passed in final examination of 10+2 (Class 12) or its equivalent referred to as the qualifying examination. JEE Main will be conducted on Apr 15-16, 2018.
JEE Advanced 2018
JEE Advanced will be jointly conducted by IIT Bombay, IIT Delhi, IIT Guwahati, IIT Kanpur, IIT Kharagpur, IIT Madras and IIT Roorkee. These institutes are henceforth referred to as the zonal IITs. They offer admission into undergraduate courses leading to a bachelor's, integrated masters or bachelor-master dual degree in engineering, sciences, or architecture. JEE Advanced will be conducted on May 20, 2018.
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