NIIT National Aptitude Test


The NIIT National Aptitude Test (NITAT) introduced by NIIT in the year 2004 tests basics of graduate students in the fields of science, commerce, arts and engineering before they embark on a professional career in the information technology sector.

Established in 1981, NIIT works with the main principle of establishing a congenial relationship between people and computers. NIIT gives necessary as well as crucial guidance and provides help to business firms as well as individuals in the areas of information technology. NIIT has its presence in more than 40 countries of the world and has become a brand name in as far as software and software technology is concerned.

The NIIT National Aptitude Test is organised on an all India basis in more than 100 cities and towns of the country. Some of the important centers for NIIT AT are namely Agra, Allahabad, Amritsar, Bhopal, Chandigarh, Dehradun, Delhi, Noida and Gurgaon.

Since from the beginning, the NITAT has become a benchmark for those who wish to make a career in IT and ITES. This initiative from NIIT is a very positive step from the students point of view, who really wish to have an idea regarding their inherent ability and competence to excel in the field of information technology. The IT industry in general also hopes to benefit from this exercise as more and more capable students will come to the forefront and contribute effectively to the growth of this sector.


Students who have cleared 10 + 2 examinations or are into their engineering degree courses or graduation courses in either science or arts or commerce can take this test.

Type of Test

The NITAT is an aptitude test for 1½ hour's duration, where the students have to give answers of some objective type questions.

Application for Scholarships

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