SSC CGL Books 2022: Subject Wise Best Books for SSC CGL Exam

SSC CGL Books 2022: Subject Wise Best Books for SSC CGL Exam

BySachin Awasthi  |  Updated on: Feb 9, 2022SSC CGL Books 2022: Ace the upcoming SSC CGL 2022 exam by referring to the below mentioned books. These are some of the best SSC CGL books that every aspirant must have!
SSC CGL Books 2022: Ace the upcoming SSC CGL 2022 exam by referring to the below mentioned books. These are some of the best SSC CGL books that every aspirant must have!
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SSC CGL Books 2022: Reading the right book will play a very crucial role in developing the concepts while preparing for the SSC CGL exam 2022. With so many SSC CGL books to offer in the market, it has become challenging to choose the best books for SSC CGL syllabus preparation. So, we are sharing the list of SSC CGL Books for English, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning and GK (General Awareness) subjects to prepare effectively for the different phases of the exam. 

SSC CGL Books 2022

The Staff Selection Commission has released the SSC CGL notification 2022 already. Candidates preparing for the same must be in search of the best book for SSC CGL preparation. Below, we have mentioned the most important SSC CGL syllabus books and the ideal time you should start reading that particular book to ace the upcoming exam.

SSC CGL Best Books 2022 - Subject Wise

In accordance with the changing scenario of SSC, it is important to give an equal weightage to each Subject of the SSC CGL examination. And for this, it is equally important to choose books that are exam-oriented, syllabus optimized and comprehensive. Below we have mentioned SSC CGL syllabus books according to subjects.

SSC CGL Books For English

SSC CGL English BooksAuthor
Objective General EnglishS.P.Bakshi
A Plinth to ParamountNeetu Singh
A mirror of Common ErrorsA.K Singh
Corrective EnglishA.K Singh
Word Power Made EasyNorman Lewis
Idiom & PhrasesEnglish-Vinglish BYJU'S Exam Prep Series
Previous Year PapersMB Publication

SSC CGL Books 2022 For Maths

SSC CGL Maths BooksAuthor
Magical Books On Quicker MathsM-Tyra (BSC publication)
SSC Mathematics 5800+Kiran Publication
Online Quiz (thousands of questions to practice are available)BYJU'S Exam Prep

SSC CGL Books 2022 For Reasoning

SSC CGL Reasoning BooksAuthor
Lucent ReasoningArihant Publication
Reasoning QuizzesBYJU'S Exam Prep

SSC CGL Best Books For GK

SSC CGL GK BooksAuthor
Lucent G.K.Dr Binay Karna and Manwendra Mukul
QuizzesBYJU'S Exam Prep

Since SSC has been in a dynamic mood for the last 2-3 years. There has been a change in the patterns, adoption of online procedures, changing the level of questions and a lot more. Even from this year onwards, the candidates who crack the CGL Tier 1 exam will be shortlisted for both Tier 2 and Tier 3 exams but the CGL Tier 3 answer sheets will only be checked if the candidate qualifies the SSC CGL Tier 2 exam. Therefore, it is very necessary to be selective about the SSC CGL books & study material and study plan.

Nowadays numerous books and online material is available. Thus, it is not possible to study all the available material. Therefore, it is suggested to refer to the above mentioned SSC CGL books 2022. These are the best books for SSC CGL exam preparation and are recommended by the subject experts and toppers.

Quizzes on BYJU'S Exam Prep are very comprehensive, conceptual and based on previous years questions asked in SSC CGL exams. Hence regular attempts of online quizzes and short notes preparation will definitely make a difference between you and offline users.

Lastly, it’s better to practice from one SSC CGL book numerous times rather than practising numerous books at once.

SSC CGL Exam Dates 2022

All the important details regarding SSC CGL exam dates 2022 have been tabulated below:


SSC CGL Important Dates

SSC CGL Notification 2021 Date


SSC CGL Apply Online 2021-2022


Last date to Apply for SSC CGL 2021-2022


SSC CGL Tier 1 Admit Card 2022

10-15 Days before the exam date

SSC CGL Exam Date 2021-2022

April 2022

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  • There are various books that you can refer to for SSC CGL GS preparation but the books enlisted below are the ones that you cannot afford to miss. Check out the best books for the SSC CGL General Knowledge section.

    • Lucent GK by Dr Binay Karna and Manwendra Mukul
    • Quizzes by BYJU'S Exam Prep
  • Since the SSC CGL exam 2022 is just around the corner, we have mentioned some of the best SSC CGL books for every subject in the article above.  

  • Following books are considered as the best SSC CGL books 2022 for English:

    • Objective General English by S.P. Bakshi
    • A Plinth to Paramount by Neetu Singh
    • A mirror of Common Errors by A.K Singh
  • In order to excel in the Maths section, you must have the following books:

    • Magical Books On Quicker Maths by M-Tyra (BSC publication)
    • SSC Mathematics 5800+ by Kiran Publication
    • Online Quiz (thousands of questions to practice are available) from BYJU'S Exam Prep website

    These SSC CGL Maths books 2022 are recommended by our subject matter experts and toppers.

  • SSC CGL syllabus books will help you save time as they cover all the important topics that you need to know. They also have practice questions that will boostyour preparation.

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