Best Books for SSC CGL

SSC CGL is one of the most sought after and tough exams. Preparing with the right books is very much important for effective preparation. These will he help the aspirant save time. SSC CGL exam 2018 will commence from 25th July 2018. The SSC CGL Admit card will be released in 2nd week of July. Our article here is the list of best books for SSC CGL preparation for 2018.

Best Books for SSC CGL Tier-I:

This is a computer based written examination of multiple choice questions. It has 4 parts. Each wrong answer will be awarded 0.5 marks.

Part I: English Language (Basic Knowledge)/ 25 questions/50 marks

Name of Book Author Publisher
From Plinth to Paramount Neetu Singh KD Publication
Objective General English SP Bakshi Arihant Publication
A mirror of common errors Dr Ashok Kumar Singh
How to prepare for verbal ability and reading comprehension Arun Sharma
Wren and Martin-High School English Grammar and Composition


Part II: General intelligence/ 25 questions/50 marks

Best books for data interpretation and logical reasoning are:

Name of Book Author Publisher
Modern approach to verbal and non verbal reasoning R S Aggarwal S Chand Publication
How to prepare for logical reasoning for the CAT and How to prepare for data interpretation for the CAT Arun Sharma
Analytical Reasoning M K Pandey
Logical Reasoning and data interpretation for CAT Nishit K Sinha


Part III: Quantitative aptitude/25 questions/ 50 marks

Name of book Author Publisher
Quantitative aptitude for CAT R.S. Agarwal S.Chand Publication
Quantitative aptitude for competitive examinations R.S. Agarwal S.Chand Publication
Quicker maths M Tyra
Mathematics Class 11th ad 12th R.D.Sharma


Part IV: General awareness/25 questions/ 50 marks

The best resources for SSC CGL 2018 for General Knowledge and Current Affairs are:

  • Manorama yearbook 2017
  • Competitive success review
  • Newspapers: Indian Express, Times of India and The Hindu.

Get these books and start preparing thoroughly for the upcoming SSC CGL exam. This has to be coupled with knowing the exam pattern and syllabus of SSC CGL. This will help you prepare efficiently for the upcoming SSC CGL exam. Also, take SSC CGL Practice set regularly.

SSC is considered as a golden opportunity. Start preparing for the exam with utter dedication and diligence.