NIIT to organize 12th National Industry Targeted Aptitude Test on 13 February

NIIT, a leading Global Talent Development Corporation and Asia’s largest IT trainer announced country’s largest aptitude test – National Industry Targeted Aptitude Test (NITAT) on January, 15. The test would be conducted across more than 200 cities on February 13, 2016.

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Announcing NITAT 2016, Shivan Bhargava, Group president, Skills and Career groups, NIIT Ltd. said, “We commenced NITAT 11 years ago with an aim to recognize skilled manpower to meet the demand of IT industry. Today NITAT has evolved from being just an IT aptitude test to the one that assesses student’s career readiness quotient across multiple domains like IT, Banking and Finance. We exhort students and graduates to come forward and take the test and assesses their capabilities for future. National Industry Targeted Aptitude Test is beneficial for both students seeking to identify their aptitude and the industry which is in the lookout for real talent.”

Introduced in 2004, NIIT has successfully convened 11 tests and this 12th NITAT will bring opportunities for students of all background. Graduates from all discipline are eligible for this test and students who have completed 12th class are also eligible. NITAT assesses candidates on basic aptitude and behavioral traits which is necessary to hold grip while entering in an IT industry.

NIIT will also award 25% scholarship to the meritorious students, along with a congratulatory letter from NIIT Mind Champion Vishwanathan Anand.

NITAT comprises questions on reasoning, numerical ability, verbal ability and comprehension, data interpretation skills and behavioral traits. Behavioral traits test on teamwork and result orientation qualities. There is a time limit of 100 minutes to attempt all questions.

After test, every student will receive a personalized score card. This score card will have the rank and percentile score based on zonal, state and national level. It will give an insight to students to assess their potentials in specific IT domains like software, hardware, networking and much more.

Eligible candidates can apply directly by logging on the official web portal of NIIT or can also apply at the nearest NIIT center. A hall ticket with NITAT application number, test venue, slot and timings will be generated which is mandatory to appear in the test. List of test centers is also available on the website and candidates can choose any test center as per their preference.

Also read : HRD Ministry planning to organize nationwide aptitude test

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  • sir/mam
    You have mentioned that NITAT comprises questions onreasoning, numerical ability, verbal ability and comprehension, data interpretation skills and behavioral traits. Then what means IT aptitude test it may also contain some technical questions. Please give me some clear idea about IT aptitude test .

    • Dear reader
      In this context, IT means Industry targeted. So NITAT will check you on basic aptitude and numerical ability. Also, NITAT doesn’t include only IT (information technology) companies, it includes banking, e-commerce, analytics, digital marketing, BPM and retail.

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