NATA Counseling and Admission Process – Get admission through NATA 2019


NATA Counseling and Admission process will be initiated by NATA accepting scores institutes recognized by the Council of Architecture the conducting body of NATA 2019 in online mode. Eligible candidates who have qualified NATA 2019 will have to then fill the NATA application form for counseling and seat allotment process. The form will be available tentatively from the second week of June 2019.

NATA Counseling is an important process for admission, the candidates have to register to participate in NATA 2019 counseling and seat allotment. The candidates will be allotted seats into the NATA participating institutes according to their preferences selected during seat allotment, performance in the examination and total seats in NATA available for admissions.

The NATA scores are valid for one year and the candidate can take admission in the recognized university/college considering the validity of NATA 2019 score.

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Important Dates NATA 2019

Candidates aspiring for NATA 2019 should be well aware of the entire admission process and the important dates. They can check the same from the given table.



NATA 2019 notification

December 2018
Application Form availability

January 2019

Last Date to submit NATA Application Form 2019

March 2019

Fee Payment Last Date

March 2019

The release of NATA Admit Card 2019

April 2019

NATA Exam Date

April 2019
Result Declaration

June 2019

Important Dates for NATA 2019

NATA Counseling Admission Process NATA 2019

The process for NATA counseling and admission is easy after clearing NATA exam. To understand the process candidate can go through the table given below.

Steps to follow:

Process of counseling

Step- 1


Step- 2

Payment of Counselling Fee
Step- 3

College and Course Selection

Step- 4

Documents verification

Detailed Description of NATA Counselling

Registration: The first step for NATA 2019 counseling process is to register for the process. For, NATA registration the candidate have to visit the official NATA portal and COA portal for detailed information.

Payment of NATA 2019 counseling process: The candidate has to pay the counseling fee as charged by the COA.

College/Course Selection: The candidate will have the chance of selecting the college and course according to their preference and NATA score validity.

Document Verification: After successful verification of documents and meeting the eligibility of the institute the candidate will be given admission/seat in their choice of programme and college.

NATA 2019 Counseling and Seat Allotment Criteria

NATA Counseling/ seat allotment and admission, in admission in architecture colleges there, would be a chance in which more than 1 applicant is eligible for the single available seat. To avoid such circumstances, NATA has criteria for allotting the seat to the qualified applicants according to certainly set parameters:

  • Availability of seats in all the campuses under NATA accepting scores.
  • Availability of seats in the courses
  • Marks scored in 10+2 examination.
  • NATA 2019 rank of a candidate
  • Reservation Criteria

Confirmation of Admission

A candidate has successfully got the admission in the preferred course and institute, it is mandatory for the candidate to confirm the admission by visiting the allotted campus along with required documents. The candidate has to pay the first-semester fee for confirming the admission once the authorities verify all the documents and admission criteria is fulfilled.

NATA Admission Process

The basic eligibility for NATA accepting scores is similar across all the participating institutes in India. The candidate satisfying all the eligibility requirements of NATA and other particular eligibility criteria if set by a particular institute is given admission after the authorities confirm the same.

  • After COA will release the NATA entrance 2019 score, the online application for counseling starts the second week of June 2019.
  • The candidate has to submit their 10, 12 class mark sheets and their preference of the NATA score accepting institutes along with the chosen branch of study.
  • Taking into account candidates NATA scores, eligibility of the candidate the availability of seats and the branch preference one is either allotted a seat or kept on the waiting list.
  • One has to reserve the seat by paying the first-semester fee.

NATA Eligibility Criteria

Qualifying Cut off NATA 2019

The qualifying cutoff of NATA 2019 is the basic eligibility criteria for getting the admission in architecture colleges participating in NATA and recognized by The Council of Architecture, India.


Qualifying Marks

Total Marks








Will be determined by COA after NATA 2019



The NATA 2019 scores and the eligibility as prescribed by the particular NATA accepting institute are the main criteria for NATA admission in B.Arch course for the new academic year 2019.

The cutoff marks and the admission through NATA institutes can be validated and checked from the official website of COA.