NATA Awareness Seminar (handout 2018)

1. Schedule of Examination:

Date & Time of Examination: 29.04.2018 (Sunday) 10.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m
Subject and Marks of Examination:

PART SUBJECT MARKS GRAND TOTAL
FIRST 90 minutes: Part A
(MCQ) Online
Mathematics 20X2 = 40 Marks 200 marks
General Aptitude 40X2 = 80 Marks
LAST 90 minutes: Part B Drawings (Two questions) in A4
Size paper
2X 40 = 80 Marks

2. Eligibility Criteria for Candidates:

Taking NATA-2018 (Candidates may come from the following backgrounds)

(a) 10+2 or equivalent passed/appearing;
(b) 10+3 Diploma (any stream) passed/appearing recognized by Central/State Govts;
(c) International Baccalaureate Diploma passed/appearing, after 10 years of Schooling

3. Syllabus for NATA-2018:

MATHEMATICS (40 Marks)
Algebra, Logarithms, Matrices, Trigonometry, 3-Dimensional Co-ordinate geometry, Coordinate geometry, Theory
of Calculus, Application of Calculus, Permutation and combination, Statistics and Probability.

GENERAL APTITUDE (80 Marks)
Mathematical reasoning: Statements, logical operations like and, or, if and only if, implies, implied by.
Understanding of tautology, converse, contradiction and contrapositive.
Sets and Relations: Idea of sets, subsets, power set, complement, union, intersection and difference of sets, Venn
diagram, De Morgan’s Laws, Relation and its properties. Equivalence relation — definition and elementary examples.
DRAWING TEST (80 Marks)
Understanding of scale and proportion of objects, geometric composition, shape, building forms and elements,
aesthetics, colour texture, harmony and contrast. Conceptualization and Visualization through structuring objects in
memory. Drawing of patterns – both geometrical and abstract.

4. Important Dates

Sl No ACTIVITY DATE
1 Availability of information in the public domain From 03.01.2018
2 Application from Start Date 16.01.2018
3 Application from End Date 02.03.2018
4 Availability of Admit Card 02.04.2018
5 Date and Time of Examination 29.04.2018 (Sunday)
(10:30 AM to 01:30 PM)
6 Publication of Results 01.06.2018