UPSC Prelims Booklist

UPSC PRELIMS BOOKLIST

Polity

  • Indian Polity by M. Laxmikanth.
  • 6th to 10th NCERT Social books.
  • 11th NCERT – Indian Constitution at work.
  • SUN IAS ACADEMY notes.

Economy

  • Indian Economy key concepts- Sankarganesh Karuppiah.
  • Indian Economy by Ramesh Singh.
  • 6th to 10th NCERT social books
  • 11th Economics NCERT- Indian Economic Development.
  • 12th NCERT – Introductory Macroeconomics.
  • Budget/Economic survey.
  • SUN IAS ACADEMY notes.

CSAT

  • Quantitative aptitude by R.S. Aggarwal
  • General Studies paper II – Pearson publications.
  • SUN IAS ACADEMY notes.

Science and Technology

  • science and technology – Tata Mcgraw hill publication.
  • 6th to 10th NCERT science books
  • 12th biology NCERT book
  • 11th and 12th chemistry NCERT selected portions
  • SUN IAS ACADEMY notes.

History

  • A brief history of Modern India- spectrum publications.
  • India’s struggle for Independence- Bipin Chandra.
  • 6th to 12th history NCERT books
  • Old NCERT 11th and 12th std
  • SUN IAS ACADEMY notes.
  • Indian art and culture -Nitin Singhania
  • An Introduction to Indian art NCERT -11th

Geography

  • 6th to 10th social NCERT books
  • 11th and 12th Geography NCERT
  • Certificate physical and human geography- Goh Cheng Leong
  • Oxford Atlas/Orient Blackswan atlas
  • SUN IAS ACADEMY notes.

Environment

  • NIOS environment material.
  • Ministry of Environment annual report.
  • India year book -Environment chapter.

Current Affairs

  • The Hindu
  • PIB
  • SUN IAS ACADEMY CA notes.
  • Yojana and Kurushetra magazine.