Yet another year has passed with pupils writing out their hearts towards procuring a fantasy career in design. Little did they know more about the surprise which awaited them into their own exams. National Aptitude Test at Architecture (NATA) for the very first time had queries from a subject of small significance. This time the protagonist for a question arose in the kind of color. This for certain caught many by surprise particularly on pupils who relaxed their test preparation on last couple queries.
The term challenge / validity acquired life together with Council of Architecture (COA) closing in about the ends and implementing the council varies with such precision and finesse. The decrease in number of efforts, redistribution of symbols, Offline style of test have just further shown the true colors of the profession to be competitive and ambitious than any by Guinness world record criteria.
According to a news article that appeared in 2014, the COA plans to further tighten the qualification variable through restricting pupils of areas from art/ trade and humanities and have intended to promote candidates just from a science foundation. The new topics include chemistry and physics along with mathematics. A reason behind this choice as COA justifies would be to divide the wheat from the chaff.This statement has hurt a lot of pupil's vision and dream of getting a foot hold to one of the most respected profession in the nation. In an endeavor to acquire this choice pulled, certain student unions have made representation to the COA and the authorities that's under review.
The examination of NATA ran in 2017, April 16th as an outcome has seen significantly less students writing the examination compared to last year. A couple of questions surfaced as what are the destiny of pupils who doesn't collapse under the guide lines of COA according to 2018. Would the future buildings become an eyesore for humankind? Could this be an end to most of the iconic structures not yet been born?
As the expression goes all oceans end up in the sea and most of presents see light at the end of the day. Let us close the article with a prayer that regulatory and government bodies take the ideal measures in reversing the choice to get a brighter future at the enhancement of the glorious and honored profession.