Through the article you will get Best books for IAS (Prelims and Mains) Preparation. For preparing any examination the very first step is selecting the best study material. So selecting best books for IAS preparation is also a biggest challenge for candidates because there are various books available in the market by which candidates can prepare bu the one book by which you might be an IAS officer you need to select. The Civil Services examination organized by the UPSC is one of the toughest All India examinations in the country. It conducted in three stages: Prelims, Main and Interview. Here are given to some books for IAS Exam, so you can prefer this books.
Best Books For IAS:
General Studies Paper I:
|History||Ancient History||Ancient India’ by RS Sharma (Old NCERT)|
|Medieval History||History of Medieval India by Satish Chandra (Old NCERT)|
|Modern History||A Brief History of Modern India’ by Spectrum Concise History of Modern India’ by Sujata Menon|
|Indian Culture||Facets of Indian Culture’ by Spectrum CCRT website|
|Indian Geography||Geography||Old NCERT books, Physical Geography by Goh Cheng Leong, For Maps Oxford School Atlas|
Best Books for IAS Main:
General Studies Paper I
|Indian Polity||Indian Polity||Indian Polity by Laxmikanth, An Introduction to the Constitution of India by D. D. Basu, The Constitution of India by P. M. Bakshi, Old NCERT books for Indian Polity|
General Studies Papaer II:
|Economics||Indian Economy||Class 11 and Class 12 NCERTs, Indian Economy by Ramesh Singh, Indian Economy by Mishra and Puri, Current Economic Survey,|
|Science and Technology||Science and Technology||Newspaper (The Hindu, Economic Times, The Indian Express), ISRO Website, other Online Resources|
|Environment and Ecology||Environment and Ecology||NIOS Study Material for Environmental Studies, Newspaper, Online Study Material|
General Studies Paper II CSAT (Aptitude)
General Studies Paper II CSAT of IAS Prelims Exam comprises of the topics like English Comprehension, Logical Reasoning and Analytical Ability, Mathematics, Decision Making.
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Read the newspapers and magazines like Yojana, Kurukshetra, Front-line and the newspapers like Indian Express, The Hindu, EPW and Livemint.
Logical Reasoning and Analytical Ability:
- prefer the MK Pandey’s book for Analytical Reasoning.
- Prefer the R.S. Aggrawal books and NCERT books.
- Read General articles from newspapers.
- Solve the previous question paper.
Essential Books for IAS
<tdAncient India’ by RS Sharma (Old NCERT)
|Ancient History||World Geography||Fundamentals of Human Geography (NCERT), Certificate Physical And Human Geography Paperback|
|Medieval History||History of Medieval India by Satish Chandra (Old NCERT)||Economy||India People and Economy (NCERT), Indian Economy by Ramesh Singh|
|Modern History||A Brief History of Modern India by Rajiv Ahir, World History by Norman Lower, Concise History of Modern India’ by Sujata Menon||Polity||Indian Polity by Laxmikanth|
|Indian Culture||Facets of Indian Culture’ by Spectrum, Art and Culture by Nitin Singhania, CCRT website||Current Affairs||The Hindu, Indian Express, PIB, Jagran Josh|
|Physical Geography||Certificate Physical And Human Geography Paperback||Science & Tech||Notes by Shankar IAS, Daily Newspapers, ISRO website|
|Indian Geography||India: Physical Environment (NCERT)||Environment & Ecology||Recent Events on Climate change through Newspapers, NIOS Study Materials|