GATE ECE: Best books for Communications

By Kajal Vats|Updated : September 30th, 2020

Here we are providing a list of book for GATE/ESE preparation. Based on popularity and Standard, the following books are recommended, which are easy to understand and covers all required topics for GATE, ESE, and other exams.

1. Principles of Communication Systems, by Goutam Saha, and Herbert Taub.


Highlights of the book:

  • Preferred book for GATE, ESE and other exams
  • Covers all topics of gate syllabus
  • Sufficient theory and concepts are covered
  • Good book for undergraduate level

2. Modern Digital and Analog Communication Systems by B. P. Lathi


Highlights of the book:

  • Concepts are explained from basic to advance in systematic way.
  • All topics are presented in well order
  • Good book for GATE exam
  • Theory and numerical portion is balanced to understand the concepts.
  • Simple and easy to understand the language

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Naveen Singh

Naveen SinghJan 19, 2017

I think best buk for communication is communication systems by hykins 2nd edition...i just enjoyed this book

TjJan 22, 2017

Please post important topics for communication systems..
Asmita Anjana
Please send link for taught and schiling
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kannav sharma
Proakis too
anadi jain

anadi jainSep 28, 2018

Communication system by Sanjay Sharma is also good
Harika Nambaru
Suggest a book for material science as per ies syllabus
Mohindar Vaghela
You can download all communication books for free from
Sourav Ghosh

Sourav GhoshOct 11, 2019

Which book is the best for Digitally Communication ? I personally found BP Lathi book not so good for digital comm.

ValarOct 15, 2019

Simon Haykin is also good...

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