WB SET Books 2021- Subjectwise Books for (Paper 1 & Paper 2)

WB SET Books 2021- Subjectwise Books for (Paper 1 & Paper 2)

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WB SET Books for Paper 1 & Paper 2

West Bengal State Eligibility Test is conducted once every year at the State Level to find candidates who are eligible for the post of Assistant Professor. It is conducted by the West Bengal College Service Commission stating the qualified candidates eligible for the post of assistant professor. For the preparation of WBSET, knowing the right books is a must

One of the most important steps in preparing for any competitive exam is determining the appropriate study material and reference books. So, here are the best books to prepare for the WBSET exam. We introduce Paper I and Paper II recommended books for all WBSET subjects. Read now to see the best books to prepare for WB SET Exam 2021

WB SET consists of two Papers. Paper 1 is common to all subjects and paper 2 is for specific subjects, depending on the topic chosen by the candidate. To qualify for the WB SET exam, you must prepare the best study materials. Since there are many books and learning materials on the market and online, candidates are often confused about which books to consult. So, let's quickly go through the list of expert-recommended Paper 1 and Paper 2 books to effectively prepare for the WB SET exam.

Important Note:

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

WB SET General Paper Books

Check the Booklist for WBSET Paper 1 below

Sr. No.

Subjects / Topics

WB SET 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 (Vision IAS)
  • Manorama Year Book

4.

Foundation of Education and Communication

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

WB SET Paper 2 Books- Subject-wise

Check the WBSET Best Books (Subject-Wise) below. 

Sr. No.

Subjects / Topics

WB SET Books (Authors / Publications)

1.

English
  • 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

2.

Bengali
  • Bengali NET/SET by Balaram Bapari

3.

Sanskrit
  • 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)

4.

Hindi
  • 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

5.

Urdu
  • Urdu ki Lisani Tashkil-Mirza Khalil Ahmad Beg
  • Mokqadwa; Tarikh-e-Zuban-e-Urdu-Prof. Maswood Husain Khan
  • UGC-NET JRF & Assistant Professor Khazeen-E-Adab Urdu (Paper II & III) by M.Arshad Ansari and M. S. Ansari

6.

Commerce 
  • 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

7.

Economics
  • 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)

8.

History
  • India since Independence by Bipan Chandra
  • Trueman's UGC NET History by Promod Singh

9.

Philosophy
  • History of Philosophy (Frank Thilly)
  • Survey of Indian Philosophy (C. D. Sharma)
  • Existentialism: A Reconstruction (David Cooper)

10.

Political 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)

11.

Education
  • Measurement & Evaluation in Education by Rinky Agarwal
  • Statistics in Psychology and Education by Mangal S. K.
  • Statistics In Psychology & Education by Henry E. Garrett
  • Modern Indian Education: History, Development And Problems by J. C. Aggarwal
  • UGC NET/SET (JRF & LS) EDUCATION Paper II & III by Charu Sethi
  • CBSE UGC-NET: Education Previous Papers (Solved) by RPH Editorial Board

12.

Chemical Science
  • Trueman's UGC-CSIR JRF / NET Chemical Sciences (Chemistry) by M Gagan
  • CSIR-UGC NET/JRF/SET Chemical Sciences by Dr Hemant Kulshrestha, Dr Ajay Taneja

13.

Geography
  • Human Geography (Majid Hussain)
  • Geographical Thoughts (Dixit)
  • Class 10th, 11th & 12th Geography NCERT

14.

WB SET Life Science Book
  • Upkar CSIR-UGC NET/JRF/SET Life Sciences (Paperback, Pushkar Kumar, A.P. Singh)

 

15.

Mathematical Science
  • CSIR-U.G.C. NET/JRF/SET Mathematical Sciences 2018, Upkar's.

16.

Physical Science
  • Csir-Ugc Net/Jrf/Set Physical Sciences. by Anshul Gupta Paperback
  • Csir-Ugc Net/Jrf Exam Solved Papers Physical Sciences. by Editorial Board: Pratiyogita Darpan

17.

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

18.

Psychology
  • 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)

19.

Library and Information Science
  • Trueman’s UGC NET Library and Information Science by S. Thakur (Author)

20.

Physical Education
  • Trueman’s UGC NET Physical Education by Akhilesh Tripathi (Author), A.K. Srivastava (Author)

21.

Electronic Science
  • CBSE UGC NET/SET ELECTRONIC SCIENCE by Sunil Kushwaha (Author)

22.

Computer Science
  • Trueman’s UGC NET/SET Computer Science and Applications by Sanjay Singhal, Sameer Mishra

23.

Home Science
  • Trueman’s UGC-NET Home Science by Anju Khosla & Ruchi
  • UGC NET /SET (JRF &LS) Home Science by Suchi Rastogi

25.

Mass Communication and Journalism
  • Trueman’s UGC NET Mass Communication & Journalism by Sameer K. Mishra (Author)
  • UGC NET Mass Communication and Journalism by Atul Udaipuria and Nitesh Kumar Singh (Arihant Experts

26.

Anthropology
  • An Introduction to Social Anthropology by D.N.Majumdar & T. N. Madan
  • Indian Anthropology by Nadeem Hasnain
  • Trueman’s UGC NET Anthropology by A.M. Tripathi

27. 

Earth Science
  • Joint CSIR-UGC (NET) Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences Exam Guide by Surender Kumar

28.

Music
  • UGC NET Music Exam Guide (Hindi) by Gunjan Saxena and Nisha Rawa

29.

Law
  • Trueman’s UGC NET Law by Suman Chauhan
  • UGC-NET: Law (Paper-II) Exam Guide by Aproov Bhardwaj (R Gupta’s Publication)

30.

Nepali
  • NTA UGC NET Nepali study guide by Arihant Publications

31.

Management
  • Trueman’s UGC-NET Management by M. Shivani (Author)
  • UGC NET/SET (JRF & LS) Management by Mohit Aggarwal (Arihant experts)

32. 

Arabic
  • The Kalimni Arabi Series
  • Arabi Liblib

33.

Environmental Science
  • Trueman's UGC NET Environmental Science by Anil Tyagi and Virendra Singh

The list provided above is prepared based on the best study materials from WB SET. We hope this helps you. Good luck!

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