National Aptitude Test (NAT) is a Common Admission Form cum common entrance test conducted once in a year for admission of candidates at the Under Graduate (NAT-UG ) (BBA, BCA, BFT, B.Com, BMC etc.) and the Post Graduate (NAT-PG ) and PG (MBA, MCA, M.Com, MFT, MMC, MIB, PGDCA, PGDBM, PGDBA etc) levels Management, Professional & allied programs of Participating Institutions as per NAT Bulletin.
Society for Research & Development in Education (SRDE) is registered under the Societies Registration Act of 1860 at Delhi, India which has formed the SRDE's Association of Higher Education Institutions (SAHEI). SRDE is an ISO 9001-2000 certified non-profit organization established in the year 2002.
The meritorious students of NAT are also eligible for the following Scholarships and Awards:
Smt. Santosh Memorial Merit Scholarships: SRDE offers one time merit scholarship of a total amount Rs. 1,00,000/- to be distributed among the top 10 rank holders of NAT-UG and NAT-PG respectively.
Dr. S. V. Narayanan Awards: SRDE offers cash awards of Rs. 1000/- each in order of merit to the next 10 candidates (i.e. other than scholarship recipients) of NAT-UG and NAT-PG five in each group
All candidates at the Under Graduate and Post Graduate levels passed / appeared / appearing) are eligible to appear for NAT
Candidates who have passed or appeared / are going to appear in the 10+2 of recognized Boards are eligible to appear for NAT-UG and their results will be valid only if they clear the Senior Secondary or equivalent examination of the approved Boards
Candidates who have passed or appeared / are going to appear in the final year of the graduate degree courses of UGC /AICTE recognized Universities / Institutions are also eligible to appear for NAT-PG and their results will be valid only if they clear the qualifying examination.
The NAT-UG and NAT-PG for NAT prospectus -cum- Registration-form can be obtained by :
a) By sending crossed demand draft for Rs.750/- drawn in favor of SRDE-SAHEI payable at New Delhi by ordinary post ( no registered or other mode is acceptable) to the below adress :
Rohini, Delhi – 110 085 (India)
Request for Registration form must reach the above address latest by 1st May and the duly completed application form must be received by the last date of receipt of form.
SAHEI will not be responsible for any postal delay or non-receipt of Bulletin and the application form by the last date.
b) On cash payment of Rs.650/- from select branches of AXIS BANK across the country apart from special sale counters. The branch details can be obtained from the website.
c) The form can also be downloaded from the website and sent to SAHEI with a demand draft for Rs.750/- drawn in favor of SRDE-SAHEI payable at New Delhi by ordinary post (no registered or other mode is acceptable) to SRDE-SAHEI, A-1/4, Sector-8, Rohini, Delhi – 110 085
NAT-UG and NAT-PG Test
The Test are objective type multiple-choice answer tests using the OMR technology which has already been vetted by leading Govt./private recognized Institutions of the country. NAT-UG Test consists of 170 questions carrying a maximum mark of 170 and NAT-PG Test consists of 200 questions carrying a maximum mark of 200. The total allotted to both these tests is 150 minutes and the questions are divided into 5 sections.
National Aptitude Test - Under Graduate (NAT-UG)
Section-1 English Comprehension & Language 30 Questions
Section-2 General Knowledge 40 Questions
Section-3 Numerical Ability 30 Questions
Section-4 Non- Verbal & Verbal Reasoning 30 Questions
Section-5 Socio- Economic Environment 40 Questions
National Aptitude Test - Post Graduate (NAT-PG)
Section-1 English Language Comprehension 40 Questions
Section-2 Socio-Economic Environment 40 Questions
Section-3 Quantitative Skills 40 Questions
Section-4 Intelligence & Critical Reasoning 40 Questions
Section-5 Data Analysis 40 Questions
Commencement of sale of NAT forms for Candidates: 21st January 2011
Last Date of sale of NAT forms to Candidates: 3rd May 2011
Last Date for Submission of NAT forms by Candidates to SAHEI: 3rd May 2011
Date of Test (NAT-UG & NAT-PG) Paper / Pencil: 22nd May 2011
Date of Declaration of Result: 31st May 2011
NAT Online Registration Commencement (New): 23rd May, 2011
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