MPSC CDPO Books 2022:  Check Subject-wise Booklist for CDPO Exam

MPSC CDPO Books 2022: Check Subject-wise Booklist for CDPO Exam

BySATISH KUMAR GUPTA  |  Updated on: Dec 18, 2021
Maharashtra CDPO Exam 2022, Check Latest Update, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Syllabus and other details

Maharashtra CDPO Exam Booklist 2022

Maharashtra Public Service Commission conducts the recruitment process for various posts in the Women and Child Development Department by the Government of Maharashtra. Check the Maharashtra CDPO Books for the best CDPO preparation and get through the exam. Interested candidates must include these books in their booklist and go through them a few times to answer correctly all the questions.

The commission conducts a recruitment process for Group-B posts in the Department of Child & Women Development. The recruitment process involves the following posts in the Department of Women and Child Development through MPSC. The exam is conducted for Organization and Method Officer, Inspector Certified School and Institution, Lecturer, Statistical Officer, Superintendent, and District Women and Child Development Officer posts.

MPSC CDPO Exam Pattern 2022

The MPSC CDPO exam is conducted in two stages. The first stage consists of a written examination. Candidates are called for an interview after passing the written test.

  • Stage 1: Written Examination (200 Marks)
  • Stage 2: Interview (50 Marks)

Candidates can check the MPSC CDPO 2022 exam pattern given below







General Knowledge, Logical reasoning, Department related questions




60 Minute


Check MPSC CDPO Exam Pattern 2022

Maharashtra CDPO Subject-wise Booklist 2022

Below is the reference book list of each subject as per the syllabus of the Maharashtra CDPO exam.

General Studies

It includes State, National, International current affairs

  • To the Point Magzine, Abhijit Rathod
  • Year Book 2022, Deva Jadhvar

IQ test and Arithmetic

It includes IQ tests evaluate logic, speed of thought & pattern recognition

  • Aptitude & Logical Reasoning, Sachin Dhawale
  • MPSC Paper Solution Aptitude & Logical Reasoning, SAIMkatta Publication


It contains questions on Marathi and English grammar as well as passages on Marathi and English

  • Marathi & English Pranshsanch, Lokseva Publication
  • English Grammar, Sachin Jadhavar 

General Science

General Science includes Physics, Chemistry, and Biology (10th level)

  • 8,9,10th Maharashtra State Board Books 
  • General Science, Dr. Sachin Bhaske 

Sociology and Psychology

It includes the nature of society, various social problems in India and Maharashtra, the definition of psychology, the basis of human behavior, and the scope of psychology.

  • 11th & 12th Psychology, Maharashtra State Board Books
  • 11th Sociology, Maharashtra State Board Book
  • 12th Understanding Indian Society, Maharashtra State Board Book

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Information and communication technology

It includes information and technology abbreviations, email, advantages, and disadvantages of the Internet, the impact of globalization, and new developments in the technology

  • 11th & 12th Information Technology, Maharashtra State Board Books

Social work

It includes related research methods of social work, history of social work, work of social reformers in India and Maharashtra

  • 11th History State Board (Old)
  • Maharashtra Social Reformer, Gaurav Kotecha

Indian Constitution

Does it include how the Indian Constitution was formed? The government system in India, as well as the Panchayat system in Maharashtra

  • Indian Polity, M. Laxmikant (K Sagar Publication)
  • Panchayat Raj Mind Map, Rithesh Khirad

Human rights

It includes the United Nations Declaration of Human Rights, the system of human rights enforcement in India and Maharashtra, child sex ratio, child mortality rate, etc.

Candidates for this subject can do only the Human Rights section from the book Human Resource Development & Human Rights available for MPSC Rajyaseva Main Examination.

  • Human Rights, Unique Publication 

Women and Child Development

This includes the schemes and functions of the Central and State Governments related to Women and Child Development, Women's Commission, and Child Development Commission

Candidates should pay special attention to the current affairs related to women and child development and visit the government's official website.

  • Official website of Ministry of Women and Child Development (
  • Official website of Government of Maharashtra, Department of women and child development (
  • Official website of National Commission for Women (
  • Official website of National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (

Women and Child Development Act

It includes laws of Central Government and State Government related to women and child development

  • Women and Child Development Act, Amir Sheikh

Home Science

These include nutrition, nutritional problems in India and Maharashtra, their causes, various government schemes

  • Food Science and Technology, 12th Maharashtra State Board Book
  • Health and Physical Education,11th & 12th Maharashtra State Board Book
  • Home Management, 11th & 12th Maharashtra State Board Book

Child Development and Women's Development

These include identification of child development, important stages of child development, various problems of child development

  • Child development, 11th & 12th Maharashtra State Board Book

Other Important Books

It contains some books for quick revision. Also included are some books to practice from previous year’s question papers.

  • Women and Child Development Analysis, Amir Sheikh
  • Women and Child Development, K Sagar
  • Yojana Magazines

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Also check:

MPSC CDPO Eligibility 2022Maharashtra CDPO Vacancies 2022
Maharashtra CDPO Exam Pattern 2022Maharashtra CDPO Salary 2022
MPSC CDPO Syllabus 2022Maharashtra CDPO Question Papers 2022
MPSC CDPO Preparation Tips 2022Maharashtra CDPO Cut Off 2022


  • Students can check Maharashtra CDPO Current Affairs on Byju's Exam Prep weekly and monthly basis.

  • For MPSC CDPO, use the book 'Social Reformer of Maharashtra, Gaurav Kotecha' for the subject of Social Reformer in Maharashtra.

  • Students can use 11th and 12th Maharashtra State Board books for Psychology and Sociology for Maharashtra CDPO Examination.

  • Indian Polity by M.Laxmikanth is considered the best book for the Maharashtra CDPO exam.


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