Council of Architecture(COA) has released a detailed information brochure for NATA 2019 containing all the information for candidates. NATA syllabus 2019 includes the sectionwise topics that will be covered in each part of the nationallevel exam.
The syllabus of NATA 2019 focuses on Mathematics, General aptitude and Drawing concepts. Candidates are advised to know the NATA 2019 Exam Pattern before starting the exam preparation. The complete syllabus is given below
NATA Syllabus 2019 for Algebra:
Definitions of A. P. and G.P.
General term
Summation of first nterms of series ∑n, ∑n²,∑n3
Arithmetic/Geometric series, A.M., G.M. and their relation
Infinite G.P. series and its sum.
NATA Syllabus 2019 for Logarithms:
Definition
General properties
Change of base.
NATA Syllabus 2019 for Matrices:
Concepts of m x n (m ≤ 3, n ≤ 3) real matrices, operations of addition, scalar multiplication and multiplication of matrices
Transpose of a matrix
The determinant of a square matrix
Properties of determinants (statement only)
Minor, cofactor and adjoint of a matrix
Nonsingular Matrix
The inverse of a matrix
Finding the area of a triangle
Solutions of system of linear equations (Not more than 3 variables).
NATA Syllabus 2019 for Trigonometry:
Trigonometric functions, addition and subtraction formulae, formulae involving multiple and submultiple angles, the general solution of trigonometric equations
Properties of triangles, inverse trigonometric functions, and their properties
NATA Syllabus 2019 for Coordinate Geometry:
Distance formula, section formula, area of a triangle, condition of collinearity of three points in a plane
Polar coordinates the transformation from Cartesian to polar coordinates and vice versa. Parallel transformation of axes, the concept of the locus, elementary locus problems
The slope of a line
The equation of lines in different forms, angle between two lines
The condition of perpendicularity and parallelism of two lines
The distance of a point from a line
The distance between two parallel lines
Lines through the point of intersection of two lines
The equation of a circle with a given centre and radius
The condition that a general equation of second degree in x, y may represent a circle
The equation of a circle in terms of endpoints of a diameter
The equation of tangent, normal and chord. Parametric equation of a circle
The intersection of a line with a circle
The equation of the common chord of two intersecting circles
NATA Syllabus 2019 for 3Dimensional Coordinate geometry:
Direction cosines and direction ratios
The distance between two points and section formula
The equation of a straight line
The equation of a plane
The distance of a point from a plane
NATA Syllabus 2019 for Theory of Calculus:
Functions, Composition of two functions and inverse of a function, limit, continuity, derivative, chain rule, derivative of implicit functions and functions defined parametrically
Integration as a reverse process of differentiation, indefinite integral of standard functions
Integration by parts
Integration by substitution and partial fraction
Definite integral as a limit of a sum with equal subdivisions
Fundamental theorem of integral calculus and its applications
Properties of definite integrals
Formation of ordinary differential equations, a solution of homogeneous differential equations, separation of variables method, linear first order differential equations
NATA Syllabus 2019 for Application of Calculus:
Tangents and normals, conditions of tangency
Determination of monotonicity, maxima, and minima
Differential coefficient as a measure of the rate
Motion in a straight line with constant acceleration
Geometric interpretation of definite integral as an area, calculation of area bounded by elementary curves and Straight lines
Area of the region included between two elementary curves.
NATA Syllabus 2019 for Permutation and combination:
Permutation of n different things taken r at a time (r ≤ n)
Permutation of n things not all different
Permutation with repetitions (circular permutation excluded)
Combinations of n different things taken r at a time (r ≤ n)
Combination of n things not all different. Basic properties
Problems involving both permutations and combinations
NATA Syllabus 2019 for Statistics and Probability:
Measure of dispersion, mean, variance and standard deviation, frequency distribution
Addition and multiplication rules of probability, conditional probability and Bayes’ Theorem, independence of events, repeated independent trials and Binomial distribution.
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NATA Syllabus 2019 for Algebra 
Definitions of A. P. and G.P.; General term; Summation of first nterms of series ∑n, ∑n2,∑n 3 ; Arithmetic/Geometric series, A.M., G.M. and their relation; Infinite G.P. series and its sum. 
NATA Syllabus 2019 for Logarithms 
Definition; General properties; Change of base. 
NATA Syllabus 2019 for Matrices 
Concepts of m x n (m ≤ 3, n ≤ 3) real matrices, operations of addition, scalar multiplication and multiplication of matrices. Transpose of a matrix. Determinant of a square matrix. Properties of determinants (statement only). Minor, cofactor and adjoint of a matrix. Nonsingular matrix. Inverse of a matrix. Finding area of a triangle. Solutions of system of linear equations. (Not more than 3 variables). 
NATA Syllabus 2019 for Trigonometry 
Trigonometric functions, addition and subtraction formulae, formulae involving multiple and submultiple angles, general solution of trigonometric equations. Properties of triangles, inverse trigonometric functions and their properties. 
NATA Syllabus 2019 for Coordinate geometry 
Distance formula, section formula, area of a triangle, condition of collinearity of three points in a plane. Polar coordinates, transformation from Cartesian to polar coordinates and vice versa. Parallel transformation of axes, concept of locus, elementary locus problems. Slope of a line. Equation of lines in different forms, angle between two lines. Condition of perpendicularity and parallelism of two lines. Distance of a point from a line. Distance between two parallel lines. Lines through the point of intersection of two lines. Equation of a circle with a given center and radius. Condition that a general equation of second degree in x, y may represent a circle. Equation of a circle in terms of endpoints of a diameter . Equation of tangent, normal and chord. Parametric equation of a circle. Intersection of a line with a circle. Equation of common chord of two intersecting circles. 
NATA Syllabus 2019 for 3Dimensional Coordinate geometry 
Direction cosines and direction ratios, distance between two points and section formula, equation of a straight line, equation of a plane, distance of a point from a plane. 
NATA Syllabus 2019 forTheory of Calculus 
Functions, composition of two functions and inverse of a function, limit, continuity, derivative, chain rule, derivative of implicit functions and functions defined parametrically. Integration as a reverse process of differentiation, indefinite integral of standard functions. Integration by parts. Integration by substitution and partial fraction. Definite integral as a limit of a sum with equal subdivisions. Fundamental theorem of integral calculus and its applications. Properties of definite integrals. Formation of ordinary differential equations, solution of homogeneous differential equations, separation of variables method, linear first order differential equations. 
NATA Syllabus 2019 for Application of Calculus 
Tangents and normals, conditions of tangency. Determination of monotonicity, maxima and minima. Differential coefficient as a measure of rate. Motion in a straight line with constant acceleration. Geometric interpretation of definite integral as area, calculation of area bounded by elementary curves and Straight lines. Area of the region included between two elementary curves. 
NATA Syllabus 2019 for Permutation and combination 
Permutation of n different things taken r at a time (r ≤ n). Permutation of n things not all different. Permutation with repetitions (circular permutation excluded). Combinations of n different things taken r at a time (r ≤ n). Combination of n things not all different. Basic properties. Problems involving both permutations and combinations. 
NATA Syllabus 2019 for Statistics and Probability 
Measure of dispersion, mean, variance and standard deviation, frequency distribution. Addition and multiplication rules of probability, conditional probability and Bayes’ Theorem, independence of events, repeated independent trials and Binomial distribution. 
Objects, texture related to architecture and built environment.
Interpretation of pictorial compositions, Visualising threedimensional objects from the twodimensional drawing
Visualising different sides of 3D objects
Analytical reasoning, mental ability (visual, numerical and verbal), General awareness of national/ international architects and famous architectural creations
NATA Syllabus 2019 for Mathematical reasoning:
Statements, logical operations like and, or, if and only if, implies, implied by
Understanding of tautology, converse, contradiction, and contrapositive
NATA Syllabus 2019 for 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.
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NATA Syllabus 2019 for General 
Objects, texture related to architecture and built environment. Interpretation of pictorial compositions, Visualizing threedimensional objects from twodimensional drawing. Visualizing different sides of 3D objects. Analytical reasoning, mental ability (visual, numerical and verbal), General awareness of national/ international architects and famous architectural creations. 
NATA Syllabus 2019 for Mathematical reasoning 
Statements, logical operations like and, or, if and only if, implies, implied by. Understanding of tautology, converse, contradiction and contrapositive. 
NATA Syllabus 2019 for Sets and Relations 
The 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. 
Understanding of scale and proportion of objects, geometric composition, shape, building forms and elements, aesthetics, colour texture, harmony and contrast
Conceptualization and Visualisation through structuring objects in memory
Drawing of patterns  both geometrical and abstract
Form transformations in 2D and 3D like union, subtraction, rotation, surfaces, and volumes
Generating plan, elevation and 3D views of objects
Creating 2D and 3D compositions using given shapes and forms
Perspective drawing, Sketching of urbanscape and landscape, Common daytoday life objects like furniture, equipment etc., from memory.
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NATA Syllabus #year for Drawing Test 
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. Form transformations in 2D and 3D like union, subtraction, rotation, surfaces and volumes. Generating plan, elevation and 3D views of objects. Creating 2D and 3D compositions using given shape and forms. Perspective drawing, Sketching of urbanscape and landscape, Common daytoday life objects like furniture, equipment etc., from memory. 
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what is the Syllabus for Drawing exam?
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Understanding of scale and proportion of objects, geometric composition, shape, building forms and elements, aesthetics, colour texture, harmony and contrast
Conceptualization and Visualisation through structuring objects in memory
Drawing of patterns  both geometrical and abstract
Form transformations in 2D and 3D like union, subtraction, rotation, surfaces, and volumes
Generating plan, elevation and 3D views of objects
Creating 2D and 3D compositions using given shapes and forms
Perspective drawing, Sketching of urbanscape and landscape, Common daytoday life objects like furniture, equipment etc., from memory.
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What is the syllabus for the drawing test in the NATA exam?
The drawing test syllabus for the NATA exam is as below: 
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