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    Madhav12
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    Which books will help to initiate preparation for IAS exam?

    Hi all
    Which books are to be read to initiate preparation for I.A.S??





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    arohi
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    Re: Which books will help to initiate preparation for IAS exam?

    Hi,

    For general preparation for IAS here are few books that you may follow:

    Science and Technology Published by the Spectrum.
    Introduction to Indian Constitution - D.D. Basu.
    Indian Economy - Dutt and Sundharam.
    Our Parliament - S.C. Kashyap.
    Freedom Struggle (NBT) - Bipan Chandra.
    Current Affairs Book For IAS Pre 2011 By S.A. Majid
    Physical Geography ,by Leong.


    For Aptitude:
    Quantitative Aptitude by K. Kundan and M. Tyra
    R.S.AGRWAL.


    GOOD LUCK!




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    rajini444
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    Re: Which books will help to initiate preparation for IAS exam?

    For general preparation for IAS here are few books that you may follow:

    Science and Technology Published by the Spectrum.
    Introduction to Indian Constitution - D.D. Basu.
    Indian Economy - Dutt and Sundharam.
    Our Parliament - S.C. Kashyap.
    Freedom Struggle (NBT) - Bipan Chandra.
    Current Affairs Book For IAS Pre 2011 By S.A. Majid
    Physical Geography ,by Leong.


    For Aptitude:
    Quantitative Aptitude by K. Kundan and M. Tyra
    R.S.AGRWAL.

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    Re: Which books will help to initiate preparation for IAS exam?

    IAS preparations requires a lot of efforts sincerity and dedication.
    Best thing is to Update yourself by reading Daily news papers, you can refer to the magazines like CSR(competition success review) etc to keep update yourself about current scenario.
    Few of the books which you can refer are:
    Indian Administration by Rajni Goel
    Public Administration and Public Affairs by Nicholar Henry
    IAS Prelims Magic Book
    India Year Book latest
    One competitive Magazine
    Guides like Tata McGraw Hill, Spectrum or Unique
    Oxford Atlas India ,
    NCERT books on General Geography of India,
    Physical Geography ,by Leong

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    faisal_khauwa08@yahoo.in
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    Re: Which books will help to initiate preparation for IAS exam?

    You can try these books mentioned as under

    Introduction to Indian Constitution - D.D. Basu.
    Indian Economy - Dutt and Sundharam.
    Our Parliament - S.C. Kashyap.
    Freedom Struggle (NBT) - Bipan Chandra.
    Current Affairs Book For IAS Pre 2011 By S.A. Majid
    Physical Geography ,by Leong.

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    sujukisamurai
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    Re: Which books will help to initiate preparation for IAS exam?

    For general preparation for IAS here are few books that you may follow:
    Science and Technology Published by the Spectrum.
    Introduction to Indian Constitution - D.D. Basu.
    Indian Economy - Dutt and Sundharam.
    Our Parliament - S.C. Kashyap.
    Freedom Struggle (NBT) - Bipan Chandra.
    Current Affairs Book For IAS Pre 2011 By S.A. Majid
    Physical Geography ,by Leong
    IAS Prelims Magic Book
    India Year Book latest
    One competitive Magazine
    Guides like Tata McGraw Hill, Spectrum or Unique
    Oxford Atlas India ,
    NCERT books on General Geography of India,
    Physical Geography ,by Leong

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    Re: Which books will help to initiate preparation for IAS exam?


    BEST BOOKS FOR IAS EXAM


    IAS & PCS Sanyukat Arthshastra
    Publisher: Arihant (2011)


    IAS PRE: Data Interpretation And Data Sufficiency
    Publisher: Upscportal.com


    UPSC Portal: Current Affairs For IAS (PRE) 2011 (Part-II)
    by
    Sachchida Nand Jha
    Publisher: Upscportal Publications (2011)


    UPSC IAS Civil Services Exam 2011 Syllabus
    by
    Gkp
    Publisher: G. K. Publications Pvt. Ltd

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    shilpi_4362@yahoo.co.in
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    Re: Which books will help to initiate preparation for IAS exam?

    hi

    IAS is the opportunity for bring some changes in nation . this is the way where you can take some decision for the favour of nation and country.

    the preparation for the IAS is very tuff you need to clear two main exam which is short listed the candidates who are eligible for this there are 2 exam--

    1) preliminary exam
    2) mains exam

    after this exam you need to go for PHYSICAL TEST AND PEPRSONALITY TEST

    SOME OF THE BOOKS FOR THE IAS PREPARATIONS ARE AS ---------

    Guides

    1. Tata Mc Graw Hill

    2. Spectrum

    3. Unique

    1. Indian History - by Bipin Chandra; NCERT Books ( XI & XII )

    2. Geography - Spectrum

    3. Indian Polity - Constitution of India by Bakshi

    4. Indian Economy - Plus One, Plus Two Books, Pratiyogita Darpan

    5. General Science - Tata Mc Graw Hill Guide

    6. Mental Ability - Quantitative Apitude by R.S. Aggarwal

    7. Current Affairs - Some magazines and Newspapers

    i. The Hindu/The Times of India

    ii. Frontline

    iii. Civil Service Chronicle

    iv. Chanakya

    v. Competition WIZARD

    vi. Civil Services Today

    tHANKS

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