National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) is a national level entrance exam conducted for candidates seeking admission to undergraduate programmes in Architecture (5-year Batch). NATA exam is conducted by the Council of Architecture (CoA). The exam was started in 2006 to help students avoid appearing in multiple aptitude tests. Similar to JEE Main, NATA 2021 will be conducted twice by CoA, in April and in May. Candidates will have the choice of appearing in one or both the exams.