NAT 2017 Application Form, Exam Dates, Pattern

NAT 2017 is a National Level Entrance examination conducted by APIIT. Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology SD India has international academic linkages since its establishment. Its Engineering courses are Bachelors of Technology in the branches of Mechatronics Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Biotechnology Engineering, and Computer Science and Engineering. It comprises of other disciplines too, for instance Business studies, but in this article, only the Engineering courses will be dealt with.

Admission to 75% seats (including 15% all-India category seats) will be made by the Haryana State Counselling Society through 'ONLINE OFF CAMPUS' Centralized Counselling based on the JEEE (Main) Merit Ranking. The remaining 25% seats are reserved for Institute Level and are allotted on Merit List prepared based upon the NAT examination. Applicants may opt to appear in any designated centres or may opt for the Online Test. Applicants applying for the Online Test will have to specify the Online Test Code and would get a unique ID and Password through SMS or Email 3 hours before the commencement of the Online Test.

NAT 2017 Exam Summary
Exam Name National Aptitude Test
Commonly known as NAT Exam
Exam level National Level
Conducting Authority Society for Research & Development in Education (SRDE), New Delhi
Exam Stream Engineering Exam

NAT 2017 Application Form

The Application Procedure for NAT starts with the Online Registration. Please click on The applicants are required to fill in some basic details like their and their parents’ names, contact details and 10+2 Examination result. The JEE Main score is also required to be inserted. The code displayed has to be typed in by the applicant and “Submit” has to be clicked.


The Application Form and the Attestation Form has to be downloaded from the same link.

Their online application is designed for registration to courses at APIIT SD INDIA, Panipat. The applicants are required to send the filled Application Form along with a Demand Draft of INR 700/- in favour of “APIIT SD INDIA”, payable at Panipat.

NAT 2017 Eligibility Criteria

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  • To apply for the B.Tech. courses, the applicants must have passed their 10+2 Examinations from any accepted Board/University with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with either Chemistry or Biotechnology or Biology or Computer Science.
  • She/He must have obtained at least 45% marks (40% in case of candidate belonging to reserved category i.e. SC category) in the above subjects taken together.
  • The applicants who have scored over 40 marks in JEE Mains will be eligible for the 1st Counselling, subject to Online Registration on
  • For the Lateral Entry to B.Tech., applicants must have passed their Diplomas in Engineering/Technology course of a duration of 3 years or more from an AICTE accepted Institution with at least 45% marks (40% in case of candidate belonging to reserved category i.e. SC category).
  • They must have passed their B.Sc. Degrees of minimum 3 years duration from recognized Universities as defined by UGC, with Mathematics as a subject, with 50% (45% in case of candidate belonging to reserved category i.e. SC category) marks.

NAT 2017 Syllabus

NAT 2017 Physics Syllabus
  • Units and Measurement
  • Description of Motion in One Dimension
  • Laws of Motion
  • Work, Energy and Power
  • Rotational Motion and Moment of Inertia
  • Gravitation
  • Oscillations & Waves
  • Heat and Thermodynamics
  • Electrostatics
  • Current Electricity
  • Magnetic Effects of Currents
  • Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents
  • Ray Optics
  • Wave Optics
  • Solids and Semi-Conductors Devices

NAT 2017 Mathematics Syllabus
  • Complex Numbers
  • Matrices and Determinants
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Permutations and Combinations
  • Binomial Theorem and Its Applications
  • Sequences and Series
  • Differential Calculus
  • Integral Calculus
  • Differential Equations
  • Two Dimensional Geometry
  • Three Dimensional Geometry
  • Vector Algebra
  • Probability
  • Trigonometry
  • Numerical Methods

NAT 2017 Exam Pattern

The NAT Examination consists of 100 multiple choice questions. 50 questions will be asked on Mathematics and 50 will be asked on Physics. The duration of the paper is 2 hours and 30 minutes. Every correct answer will fetch 3 marks and 1 mark would be deducted for an every incorrect answer.
After the declaration of the results, the 1st Counselling will be scheduled approximately 10 days later. Admissions will begin simultaneously.

NAT 2017 Exam Dates

NAT Exam Events Important Dates
NAT 2017 Online Registration for Application Forms September, 2017

Last date of receiving Application Form May, 2017
Date of National Admission Test June, 2017
Declaration of result June, 2017
First Counseling and Admission Starts on June, 2017
Classes starts on August, 2017

Note: Above mentioned dates are tentative there might be some changes so we advice you to keep a regular check on our website.

List of Test Centers for NAT 2017

  • Chandigarh
  • Delhi
  • Guwhati
  • Lucknow
  • Kanpur
  • Coachin
  • Panipat
  • Shimla
  • Patna
  • Ranchi
  • Jamshedpur
  • Varanasi

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