Entrance Exam - Media and Communication - NATA


(Xavier Institute of Communications Online Entrance Test)

OFFICIAL WEBSITE : www.xaviercomm.org
CONDUCTED BY : Xavier Institute of Communications, Mumbai

Basic Overview And Eligibility

Level of Study

Degree(s) Offered
B. Arch

(Bachelor of Architecture)


Age Limit

35 years or below

Eligibility Stream / Subject

Graduate Students of any streams can apply

Other stream :

Passing marks (as per the University norms) in Graduation is required to appear in XIC OET

Exam Features

Mode of exam
Frequency per year
Score range
1 year
Score validity

Key Elements Evaluated

General Knowledge
Logical and analytical skills
knowledge of media
Writing skills
Language skills
creativity and social values

Related Major

Communication for Development, Journalism and Mass Communication, Public Relations and Corporate Communication,

Advertising and Marketing Communication,


Television and Digital Video Production

What is Related Major ?

Related major basically means the particular field or specialization course you are eligible to get admitted in once you crack the relevant entrance exam.Related Major might vary from college to college and university to university.

​​Paper Pattern

Key Dates

APR , 2020
APR, 2021
Form Deadline
Form Available
MAY , 2021
MAY, 2021
Exam Date

1. Visualization and spatial ability
2. Observation and design sensitivity
3. Environmental and social awareness
4. Analytical and logical reasoning


Important Links

1. Go to the official website www.xaviercomm.org .

2. Fill up the application form and upload the required documents.

Application Process

Institutes you must explore with your NATA Score

1. Sir J.J. College of Architecture, Mumbai

Official Website : www.sirjjarchitecture.org

2. Department of Architecture, IIT Roorkee

Official Website : www.iitr.ac.in

3. Chandigarh College of Architecture, Chandigarh

Official Website : cca.edu.in

4. Department of Architecture, NIT Tiruchirappalli

Official Website : www.nitt.edu

5. Department of Architecture, NIT Calicut

Official Website : www.nitc.ac.in

6. Sushant School of Arts and Architecture, Gurgaon

Official Website : ansaluniversity.edu.in

7. Faculty of Architecture and Ekistics, JMI

Official Website : www.jmi.ac.in/fae

8. Department of Architecture, BIT, Mesra

Official Website : www.bitmesra.ac.in

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