BOOK LIST

PAPER 1 - GENERAL STUDIES

1.   HISTORY (Indian History and Indian National Movement)

ESSENTIAL

Sr.No.

Books/Notes

Author

1

 Notes by Royale IAS Academy

 

2

 NCERT books IX, X, XI, XII

 

3

 Modern India 

Bipin Chandra

4

History Of Medieval India 

Satish Chandra. (History)

ADDITIONAL 

Sr. No.

Books/Notes

Author

1

The Wonder That Was India

A.L. Bhasham

2

History of Modern India 

A.C Banerjee

 

2 .  GEOGRAPHY(INDIAN AND WORLD GEOGRAPHY)

ESSENTIAL 

Sr. No.

Books/Notes

Author / Publisher

1

Notes By Royale IAS Academy

 

2

NCERT books IX, X, XI, XII

 

3.

Geography Mahesh Kumar  Barnwall

4.

General Principals of World Geography

Charles Farro

5.

School Atlas  

ADDITIONAL 

Sr. No.

Books/Notes

Author / Publisher

1

Certificate Course in Geography

Goh Cheng Leong

 

3.  ECONOMICS (INDIAN ECONOMIC AND ECONOMIC THEORY)

ESSENTIAL

Sr. No.

Books/Notes

Author / Publisher

1

Notes By Royale IAS Academy

 

2

An Evolution of Indian Economy

I.C. Dhingra

3.

Economic Survey of India Govt. of India

4.

Economic Dictionary

Penguin 

ADDITIONAL 

Sr. No.

Books/Notes

Author / Publisher

1

Indian Economy

Ramesh Singh 

2.

Indian Economy Dutta and Sundara

3.

Indian Economy Mishra and Puri

4.

Economic Dictionary

Collins

 

4.  POLITY (INDIAN CONSTITUTION)

ESSENTIAL 

Sr. No.

Books/Notes

Author / Publisher

1

Notes By Royale IAS Academy

 

2

An Introduction to the Constitution of India

D.D. Basu

3.

Indian Polity for Civil Services Examinations M. Laxmikanth

4.

Economic Dictionary

Penguin 

ADDITIONAL 

Sr. No.

Books/Notes

Author / Publisher

1

Our Constitution

Dr. Subhash Kashyap

 

5.  GENERAL SCIENCE (Physics, Chemistry, Biology)

ESSENTIAL 

Sr. No.

Books/Notes

Author / Publisher

1

Notes By Royale IAS Academy

 

2

NCERT books IX, X

 

ADDITIONAL 

Sr. No.

Books/Notes

Author / Publisher

1

Anatomy & Physiology

Evelyn Pearce

 

6.  ENVIRONMENT (Ecology, Bio-diversity, Climate Change)

 

ESSENTIAL 

Sr. No.

Books/Notes

Author / Publisher

1

Notes By Royale IAS Academy

 

2

Biology and Geography NCERT Books plus current events on Environmental Issues

 

 

 

7.SOCIAL ISSUES

ESSENTIAL

Sr. No.

Books/Notes

Author / Publisher

1

Notes by Royale IAS Academy

 

2

Yojana, Kurukshetra magazine

 

3.

Publication Division  

4.

Newspaper & Magazines for Latest Updates  

ADDITIONAL

Sr. No.

Books/Notes

Author / Publisher

1.

Introducing Sociology NCERT Class XI

 

2.

Understanding Society NCERT Class XI  

3.

Indian Society NCERT Class XII  

4.

Social changes and Development in India NCERT Class XII  

5.

Social Problems in India

Ram Ahuja

6.

Newspaper & Magazines for Latest Updates  

 

 

7 . DISASTER & MANAGEMENT ,INTERNAL SECURITY

 

Sr. No.

Books/Notes

Author / Publisher

1

Notes by Royale IAS Academy

 

 

8 .  ETHICS, INTEGRITY AND APTITUDE

 

Sr. No.

Books/Notes

Author / Publisher

1.

Notes by Royale IAS Academy Ethics

 

2.

Integrity and Aptitude G Subba Rao,  P.N. Roy

 

10. CURRENT AFFAIRS

ESSENTIAL 

Sr. No.

Books/Notes

Author / Publisher

1.

Notes by Royale IAS Academy

 

2.

Hindu and Economic Times Newspapers

 

3.

Frontline, Political & Economic Weeks Periodicals  

4.

Notes by Royale IAS Academy (current affairs on daily  www.royaleias.com)  

ADDITIONAL 

Sr. No.

Books/Notes 

Author / Publisher

1.

India Year Book

 

 

PAPER 2-APTITUDE

1.    NUMERACY

ESSENTIAL 

Sr. No.

Books /Notes

Author / Publisher

1.

NCERT Mathematics VII, IX, X

 

 

2.    DATA INTERPRETATION

ESSENTIAL 

Sr. No.

Books /Notes

Author / Publisher

1.

Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency

Tyra and Kundan

 

3.    ENGLISH COMPREHENSION AND COMMUNICATION

ESSENTIAL 

Sr. No.

Books /Notes

Author / Publisher

1.

Objective General English

R.S. Agarwal

 

4.    LOGICAL REASONING

ESSENTIAL 

Sr. No.

Books /Notes

Author / Publisher

1.

A Modern Approach to Verbal Reasoning

R.S. Agarwal

ADDITIONAL 

Sr. No.

Book Title

Author / Publisher

1.

A new Approach to Reasoning

Sijwali and Sijwali