NAT Criteria Guidelines
- NAT Eligibiilty Criteria
- NAT – I Eligibility Criteria
- NAT – II Eligibility Criteria
- NAT Criteria FAQs
NAT Eligibiilty Criteria 2023
The National Testing Service of Pakistan conducts the National Aptitude Test. The National Testing Service is the first international-level public-sector institute in Pakistan to conduct various tests to sustain quality education and keep up the merit for recruitment purposes.
The NTS NAT test is considered an entrance test for NAT universities. The National Aptitude Test is further divided into two categories. Each category is further divided into six and five NAT test types. Candidates looking forward to the NAT test and need help determining which type best suits them can find NAT eligibility on this page below.
NAT – I Eligibility Criteria
The first category of the National Aptitude Test is NAT – I used it for admission purposes. The eligibility criteria for the NAT test – I is 12 years of education. However, the NAT test is further divided into six categories and has eligibility criteria accordingly. The below-mentioned table shows the six types of NAT test and NAT eligibility.
|S.no||Test Type||NAT - I Eligibility|
|1.||NAT – IE||12 years of education in Engineering group|
|2.||NAT – IM||12 years of education in Pre- Medical|
|3.||NAT – IA||12 years of education in Arts group|
|4.||NAT – ICS||12 years of education in Computer Science|
|5.||NAT – IGS||12 years of education in General Science|
|6.||NAT – ICOM||12 years of education in Commerce|
NAT – II Eligibility Criteria
The second category of NAT test is NAT – II. The NAT eligibility for NAT –II is that candidates with 14 years of education can apply for NTS NAT – II. Furthermore, the NAT – II is divided into five categories with its own eligibility criteria. To facilitate students, we have mentioned the complete NAT eligibility criteria for NTS NAT – II in the table below.
|S.no||Test Type||NAT - II Eligibility|
|1.||NAT – IIA||14 years of Education in Art & Humanities Group|
|2.||NAT – IIB||14 years of Education in Biological Sciences|
|3.||NAT – IIM||14 years of Education in Management Sciences|
|4.||NAT – IIP||14 years of Education in Physical Sciences|
|5.||NAT – IIO||14 years of Education in Oriental & Islamic Studies Group|
NAT Criteria FAQs
Q: What are the eligibility criteria for NAT – IM?
Ans: The NAT eligibility for NAT – IM is that candidates must have 12 years of education in the Pre-Medical group.
Q: Can I apply for NAT – I at the University of Management and Technology?
Ans: Yes, the University of Management and Technology is among NAT universities. Candidates with a minimum of 12 years of education can apply for NAT – I.
Q: What are the eligibility criteria for NAT–II?
Ans: The eligibility criteria for NAT–II is 14 years of education. However, the type of education is dependent upon the NAT test type.