ELIGIBILITY FOR AAT
Updated: June 07, 2020 by Anu Handa
Architecture Admissions in IITs: B.Arch in IIT Kharagpur / IIT Roorkee / IIT (BHU) Varanasi
AAT – Architecture Aptitude Test is an entrance test conducted by IIT for admission to 5 year B.Arch course at IIT Kharagpur, IIT Roorkee and IIT (BHU) Varanasi. Candidates who qualify JEE Advanced 2020 are eligible to appear in AAT 2020.
This implies that a candidate desirous of taking admission in 5 year B.Arch programme at IIT need to clear three entrance exams: JEE Mains , JEE Advanced and AAT.
AAT 2020 will be conducted at the 7 zonal coordinating IITs. The entrance test consists of one paper of three hour duration. The registration for AAT 2020 starts on 8th June 2020 at 10 am and closes on 9th June 2020 at 5 pm. Apart from passing the Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT), the performance in Class XII or equivalent board examination should be as follows:
The candidates should satisfy at least one of the following two criteria for admission to IIT's:
1. Must have secured at least 75% aggregate marks in the Class XII or equivalent Board examination. The aggregate marks for SC, ST and PwD candidates should be at least 65%. Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics are required as compulsory subjects in the Class XII or equivalent Board examination in 2019 or 2020.
2. Must be within the category-wise top 20 percentile of successful candidates in their respective Class XII or equivalent Board examination in 2019 or 2020 with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as compulsory subjects.
About the Author: Anu Handa is an Interior Designer, DIY Artist, Co-Founder and Educator at Mosaic Institute of Design. She has been the lead blogpost writer at www.mosaicdesigns.in since 2009. Her educational background in Interior Design, Urban Planning and the English Language has given her a broad base to cover a range of topics in her articles. Anu has spent 15+ years training Design & B.Arch Aspirants for entrance exams.
Passionate about Design Education, she’s briefly worked with Annamalai University as a paper setter for Design Exams. Likes to write about Design, Architecture and related fields, on online platforms like Quora. Aims at challenging the conventional & age old teaching methodology.