AAT 2017 Architecture Aptitude Test for B. Arch. Course at IITs

B. Arch. program is available at IIT Kharagpur and IIT Roorkee. Candidates who want to join the B. Arch. (Architecture) program at IITs are required to pass in the Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT). As per the notification, AAT 2017 will be conducted on 14 June 2017.

Application Form / Registration

Candidates should fill up Application Form on website www.jeeadv.ac.in. Candidates must register online at this website.

Eligibility Criteria for AAT

Candidates who have PASSED in JEE (Advanced) 2017 are eligible to take the Test.

Exam Dates

Event Details Date
Start of Registration 11 June 2017
End of Registration 12 June 2017
Exam Date AAT 14 June 2017
Result 18 June 2017

Exam Pattern

Exam consists of one paper. duration of paper is three hours. Candidates should bring their own drawing and colouring aids. The Joint Implementation Committee of JEE (Advanced) 2017 will decide the cut-off marks for passing AAT. The medium of question paper is English.

Center of AAT 2017

Centers for exam are the seven zonal coordinating IITs.

Admit Card

The original admit card issued for JEE (Advanced) 2017 will be the admit card for AAT. This admit card should be produced in the examination hall. There is No separate admit card for AAT.

Results

Results of AAT will be declared on www.jeeadv.ac.in. Cut-off declared will be same for all category of the students. All the candidates will be declared pass in the test who have scored more than cut-off. There will be no separate ranking. All India Rank in the JEE (Advanced) 2017 will be used for allotment of seat..

Syllabus

Freehand drawing

This would comprise of simple drawing depicting the total object in its right form and proportion, surface texture, relative location and details of its component parts in appropriate scale. Common domestic or day-to-day life usable objects like furniture, equipment, etc., from memory.

Geometrical drawing

Exercises in geometrical drawing containing lines, angles, triangles, quadrilaterals, polygons, circles, etc. Study of plan (top view), elevation (front or side views) of
simple solid objects like prisms, cones, cylinders, cubes, splayed surface holders, etc.

Three-dimensional perception
Understanding and appreciation of three-dimensional forms with building elements, colour, volume and orientation. Visualization through structuring objects in memory.
Imagination and aesthetic sensitivity
Composition exercise with given elements. Context mapping. Creativity check through innovative uncommon test with familiar objects. Sense of colour grouping or application.

Architectural awareness
General interest and awareness of famous architectural creations – both national and international, places and personalities (architects, designers, etc.) in the related domain.


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