V.O.T.E. 2021: Must Read if you Want to Win a Dream Trip to NASA - How to Prepare for V.O.T.E. 2021?

by Aparajita Das April 07, 2021

Have you ever dreamt of going on a trip to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to learn more about space travel? Here’s the best opportunity for you to win a fully paid trip to NASA and make your dreams come true. 

A NASA trip is more than an educational tour. It will help you make memories that you’ll cherish for a lifetime. You will get to meet an astronaut in real life, experience a space shuttle launch and watch great space movies! Isn’t that exciting?


Here’s what you have to do to win a free trip to NASA- Prepare well and take the Vedantu Online Talent Exam, participate in daily challenges and make a successful learning comeback. Additionally, you will also get a chance to be a winner of the NASA online competition 2021.

How to prepare for V.O.T.E. 2021?

V.O.T.E. Preparation Guide: 

If you have already registered for the Vedantu Online Talent Exam and started dreaming about the NASA trip, here is the preparation guide containing all the relevant information. 

Round 1 of V.O.T.E. will be held on March 28, April 4, April 11, April 18, 2021. If you ace 

Round 1, you will be able to appear for Round 2 of the exam, to be conducted after April 18, 2021. 

For more information, take a look at the syllabus, study material and the exam pattern. 

V.O.T.E. Syllabus

Here is the grade-wise syllabus for V.O.T.E. 2021: 

  • For Grades 5 to 9 - no specific syllabus 

  • For Grades 10 & 11 - NCERT Syllabus covered in the academic year 2020-21

  • For Grades 12 - entire JEE/NEET syllabus   

V.O.T.E. Study Material

Once you complete your registration, you can go to your dashboard to avail subject-wise study material, tests, PDFs and revision videos. You can also download sample papers to ace the NASA contest 2021.

V.O.T.E. Pattern


Eligible Class

No of Sections

Type of Questions

Total Marks

Exam Duration


Class 5, 6, 7


Mental Aptitude Test - 40 MCQ type questions


60 mins


Class 8, 9


Mental Aptitude Test - 40 MCQ type questions


60 mins


Class 10


Mental Aptitude Test - 35 MCQ type questions

[General Math - 8 questions

SST- 8 questions

General Science- 19 questions] and Scholastic Aptitude Test - 35 MCQ type questions


75 mins


Class 11 JEE aspirants


Physics & Chemistry- 12 questions each

Mathematics- 11 questions

[Total 35 MCQ type questions]




Class 11 NEET aspirants


Physics & Chemistry- 22 questions each

Biology- 46 questions

[Total 90 MCQ type questions]




Class 11 Commerce Aspirants


Accounting, Business Studies & Economics - 30 questions each

[Total 90 MCQ type questions]




Class 12 and Dropper JEE aspirants


Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics - 30 questions each in the New JEE Main pattern 

[Total 90 questions. Out of which, 20 in each subject will be optional. The remaining 10 questions in each subject will be integer-type, 5 of which will be optional. For Scholastic Aptitude questions, there will be negative marking. There will be no negative marking for Integer type questions]




Class 12 and Dropper NEET aspirants


Physics & Chemistry - 45 questions each

Biology - 90 questions

[Total 180 MCQ type questions]



[Negative marking: There will be negative marking. Correct answers will be awarded +4 marks and incorrect answers will be penalised with a -1 mark.]

How to Prepare for V.O.T.E. and Win the NASA Contest 2021?

1. Take a Print Out of the Exam Time Table

It is important for a V.O.T.E candidate to be well aware of the exam dates of Round 1 and Round 2. Hence, it is advised that all candidates take a print out of the exam routine and keep it handy during the preparation. 

2. Know Your Syllabus

Being aware of the syllabus is really important because it helps you to plan before the exam. 

3. Create a Study Planner

A study planner is really helpful in exam preparation. It will help you to stay on track so that you don’t get deviated from the main course of action.

4. Attend Daily Classes on Vedantu

You are not alone! Vedantu will help you prepare for the exam, with their daily online classes, videos, study material, mock tests etc. Visit the Vedantu website for more information. 

5. Solve Sample Papers

Sample papers play an important role in any exam preparation. You can get sample papers as per your syllabus from Vedantu’s official website. Solve them on a regular basis to score better in the exam. 

6. Practise on a Daily Basis

Regular practice helps you manage your time better during the exam and enables you to complete the entire paper on time. It also helps in increasing your speed and accuracy, which in turn reduces stress.