Book List for IAS Prelims Examination
Books play a major role in cracking any of the competitive exams. Since the IAS exam is taken up at the national level, the competition becomes very tough and requires a lot of hardwork and right study material.
Choosing the best books from a lot of books available in the market can be a time taking task. In order to make this process smoother, we have curated some of the best books for the IAS exam which will not only help you through the course of IAS preparation but it will also guide you to score the highest possible rank.
Here is the complete book list for IAS Prelims 2020. These book lists for IAS Prelims will help you to score high marks in GS Paper 1.
|Subject||Must Read (NCERT)||Primary Material||Reference Material|
||Brief History of Modern India (Spectrum)||-|
||Certificate Physical and Human Geography by Goh Cheng Leong||School Atlas - Oxford or Orient BlackSwan School Atlas|
||Indian Polity - Laxmikanth||-|
||Hindu Newspaper Science and Tech Weekly Column (Sunday)||-|
||Indian Econmy - Ramesh Singh||-|
|Art and Culture:||
||Indian Art and Culture By Nitin Singhania||-|
||Shankar IAS Environment Material (Act, Policies and Convention)||IGNOU Environment notes.|
|Current Affairs:||-||The Hindu or Indian Express||Live Mint, Economic Times, Business Standard|
|Magazines||-||Yojana||Kurukshetra Frontline Economic and Political Weekly|
|Year Book||-||India Year Book - PIB Publication|