GSET Books 2022: Important books for Gujarat SET Exam

GSET Books 2022: Important books for Gujarat SET Exam

ByNikhil Verma  |  Updated on: Jul 8, 2021GSET Exam 2021 Notification released. Check all important exam details of Gujarat State Eligibility Test 2021 such as exam date, application, syllabus and more. 
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Gujarat SET Books 2021

Identifying the correct preparation books is one of the most critical phases in studying for competitive tests such as the Gujarat SET exam 2021. You can get lost in the curriculum itself if you don't have the right study materials, and you'll end up squandering your time. Here is the GSET 2021 Booklist to save you time and make your preparation a little easier. On all topics, BYJU'S Exam Prep experts recommend books for both Paper I and Paper-II. Now is the time to read everything and decide which book is best for you to prepare for the GSET Exam 2021.

GSET is being held for 23 subjects. You can find GSET preparation books including both GSET paper 1 booklist and paper 2 subject wise booklist. The GSET exam consists of two papers. Paper I is common to all subjects, and Paper II is subject-specific, taking into account the subject of the candidate's choice. So, let's take a quick look at the list of paper 1 and Paper 2 books that Topper recommends for effective preparation for the GSET exam.

Important Note:

Candidates are suggested to solve the previous years' question papers of at least 6-7 years, along with these books. Solving GSET previous years papers will help boost your preparation.

GSET Books for Paper 1

Paper I is common to all subjects and all applicants must appear for it. 

Sr. No.

Subjects / Topics

GSET Books (Authors / Publications)

1.

General Studies

  • General Knowledge (Lucent)
  • General Knowledge (Arihant)

2.

Language and Reasoning

  • High School English Grammar and Composition Key (Wren & Martin)
  • Objective General English (SP Bakshi)
  • Quantitative Aptitude (RS Aggarwal)
  • A Modern Approach for Logical Reasoning (RS Aggarwal)
  • Aptitude (Talent Publication)
  • Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation for the CAT (N. K. Sinha.)

3.

Current Affairs

  • Daily Newspapers (The Hindu, The Indian Express)
  • Current Affairs Monthly Compilation
  • Manorama Year Book

4.

Foundation of Education and Communication

  • Foundations of Education (A. Chaube and S. P. Chaube)
  • Foundations of Education (Jason C. Robinson)

GSET Books 2021 (Subjects wise)

Paper 2 is subject-specific. The list of suggested books for Paper-II subject-wise is provided below

Subject codeSubjects GSET Books (Authors / Publications)
1Mathematical Sciences
  • Complex Variables and Applications (Brown and Churchill), Ruel Churchill, James Brown
  •  CSIR-UGC, NET/JRF/SET Mathematical Sciences, Alok Kumar (Upkar)
2Physical Sciences
  • Modern Physics and Solid-State Physics, S O Pillai
  • CSIR-UGC NET (JRF & LS) Physical Science, W Malemnganba Chenglei
3Chemical Sciences
  • A Logical Approach in Chemistry for CSIR/NET/JRF and GATE, Jagdamba Singh, Ashutosh Singh, Jaya Singh
  • Molecular Quantum Mechanics, Peter W Atkins, Ronald Friedman
4Life Sciences
  • Schaum’s Outline of Human Anatomy and Physiology, Van De Graaff Kent M.
  • Developmental Biology, Scott. F. Gilbert
5Hindi
  • Hindi Bhasha Ki Parampara Aur Vikas (Dr. Ramprakash)
  • Hindi Sahitya Ka Sankshipt Itihas (Dr. Vishwanath Tripathi)
  • Kavita Ke Naye Pratiman (Dr. Namvar Singh)
  • Hindi bhasha evam sahitya ka vastunishth itihas by Saraswati pandey, Govind pandey
6Gujarati
  • Gujarati Bhasha-Sahitya( Varnatmak Parichayatmak Gujarati Book), D.M.BhadresariyaDINU BHADRESARIYA

  • UGC NET SLET GSET Pariksha Mate Gujarati Sahitya Paper 2 (Gujarati Book),  DINU BHADRESARIYAD M Bhadresariya
7Sanskrit
  • Sanskrit Sahitya ka Itihaas (Umashankar Sharma “Rishi”)
  • Sanskrit Kavi Darshan (Bhola Shankar Vyas)
  • UGC NET/JRF/SLET Sanskrit Prashan Patra-II Avum III (Hindi) by Priyanka Tiwari (Author), Arihant Experts (Publisher)
8History
  • India since Independence by Bipan Chandra
  • Trueman's UGC NET History by Promod Singh
9Sociology
  • Sociology Themes and Perspectives (Michael Haralambos & Martin Holborn)
  • Social Problems In India (Ram Ahuja)
  • Trueman's UGC NET Sociology by S.Hussain
10Economics
  • Indian Economy (Ramesh Singh)
  • Economic Growth and Development (Mayer and Baldwin)
  • Trueman's UGC NET Economics by Sriniwas Shirur 
  • UGC NET/JRF/SET Economics (Paper-II) -Upkar Prakashan (Author-Gopal Garg)
11Political Science
  • An Introduction To Constitution (D. D. Basu)
  • An Introduction To Political Theory (O.P. Gauba)
  • Trueman's UGC NET Political Science by K.A. Babu, Sajit Kumar (Author)
  • UGC Net Political Science by Rukmini Bhattacharjee (Arihant)
12English
  • UGC NET/SET (JRF & LS) English Literature by Arihant Experts
  • Introduction to English Literature by W. H Hudson
  • The Routledge History of Literature in English
13Education
  • Trueman’s UGC NET Education by GaganManocha
14Psychology
  • Psychology Class XI & XII (NCERT)
  • Introduction to Psychology (Morgan & King)
  • Trueman's UGC NET Psychology by Dr Swati Maharshi 
  • UGC Net Psychology 2018 by Siddharth Mittal and Naroj Kumar Sahu (Arihant Experts)
15Library and Information Science
  • Trueman’s UGC NET Library and Information Science by S. Thakur (Author)
16Law
  • Trueman’s UGC NET Law by Suman Chauhan
  • UGC-NET: Law (Paper-II) Exam Guide by Aproov Bhardwaj (R Gupta’s Publication)
17Commerce
  • Corporate Accounting (Naseem Ahmed)
  • Accounting Standards (D. S. Rawat)
  • Indian Financial System (M. Y. Khan)
  • Trueman’s UGC NET Commerce by Parveen Kataria, Anshu Kataria, and M. Shivani
18Management
  • Trueman’s UGC-NET Management by M. Shivani (Author)
  • UGC NET/SET (JRF & LS) Management by Mohit Aggarwal (Arihant experts)
19Computer Science and Application
  • Trueman’s UGC NET/SET Computer Science and Applications by Sanjay Singhal, Sameer Mishra
21Physical Education
  • Trueman’s UGC NET Physical Education by Akhilesh Tripathi (Author), A.K. Srivastava (Author)
23Home Science
  • Home Science (Surjeet Publications)
25Social Work
  • Trueman’s UGC NET Education by Yogendra Pal

The list provided above is prepared according to the top-rated study materials for GSET. We hope this will help you. Good luck!

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GSET Books FAQs

  • Candidates can either go for Arihant or Lucent for paper 1 of GSET 2021.

     
  • For commerce preparation of GSET paper 2, you refer to any of the following books

    • Corporate Accounting (Naseem Ahmed)
    • Accounting Standards (D. S. Rawat)
    • Indian Financial System (M. Y. Khan)
    • Trueman’s UGC NET Commerce by Parveen Kataria, Anshu Kataria, and M. Shivani
  • For GSET exam 2021 sociology, you can refer to any of the following books

    • Sociology Themes and Perspectives (Michael Haralambos & Martin Holborn)
    • Social Problems In India (Ram Ahuja)
    • Trueman's UGC NET Sociology by S.Hussain

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