Operating Systems Books to prepare for GATE & Computer Science Engineering Exams

By Kajal Vats|Updated : August 2nd, 2021

Here in this article we are going to provide a list of book for GATE preparation of Operating System. Based on popularity and Standard, the following books are recommended, they are easy to understand and covers all required topics for GATE, and other exams.


1. Operating System Concepts by Silberschatz, Galvin, and Gagne


Highlights of the book:

  • Preferred book for GATE exam
  • Covers all important concepts for GATE exam
  • Theory and examples provided for each topic
  • Sufficient theory is explained for covered topics.
  • Language is simple and easy to learn the concepts from this book.

2. Operating Systems: Internals and Design Principles by Stallings


Highlights of the book:

  • Good book for operating system
  • Specially good in paging and process synchronization
  • This book is simple and covers lot of numerical problems to understand the concepts.
  • Covers all topics for GATE Exam

3. Modern Operating System: Andrew Tanenbaum


Highlights of the book:

  • Standard book for operating system.
  • In-depth explanation of each topic.
  • Comprises almost complete syllabus of GATE Exam.
  • Also includes information regarding trending researches in OS. 


You can follow the detailed champion study plan for GATE CS 2021 from the following link:

Detailed GATE CSE 2021 Champion Study Plan

Candidates can also practice 110+ Mock tests for exams like GATE, NIELIT with BYJU'S Exam Prep Test Series check the following link:

Click Here to Avail GATE CSE Test Series!

Get unlimited access to 21+ structured Live Courses all 112+ mock tests with Online Classroom Program for GATE CS & PSU Exams:

Click here to avail Online Classroom Program for Computer Science Engineering


Sahi Prep Hai to Life Set Hai !!!



write a comment

Follow us for latest updates