Best UPSC Preparation Books?

By Ishika

16 November, 2023

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“Here are the best UPSC preparation books”

Start with NCERT books for a strong foundation. They provide in-depth coverage of subjects and are crucial for building a conceptual understanding, especially for subjects like History, Geography, and Economics.

NCERT Textbooks:

Reference  Books for Core Subjects:

Choose standard reference books for each subject. For History, books by Bipin Chandra and Spectrum are popular. For Geography, resources by G.C. Leong are widely used. Similarly, for Polity, you can refer to books by M. Laxmikanth.

If you've chosen an optional subject, refer to specific books recommended by toppers or subject experts. Having a comprehensive understanding of your optional subject is crucial for scoring well in the UPSC exam.

Optional Subject Material:

Newspapers and Magazines:

Stay updated with current affairs through newspapers like 'The Hindu' or 'Indian Express.' Magazines like 'Yojana' and 'Kurukshetra' provide insights into government schemes and policies.

Always supplement your reading with regular revision and practice through mock tests to ensure effective preparation for the UPSC exam.

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