WBPCS Book List 2022 and Sources for Prelims, Mains Exam

WBPCS Book List 2022 and Sources for Prelims, Mains Exam

ByArpit Kumar Jain  |  Updated on: Jan 18, 2022WBCS Books 2022! Read the complete list of best books required for the WBCS exam preparation. Know all about Important Subject-Wise Booklist and strategy for WB PCS 2022 exam.
WBCS Books 2022! Read the complete list of best books required for the WBCS exam preparation. Know all about Important Subject-Wise Booklist and strategy for WB PCS 2022 exam.
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WBCS Booklist 2022! West Bengal Public Service Commission (WBPSC) conducts the West Bengal Civil Service (WBCS) exam for various posts in State Administration. Books are an important part of the preparation for exams. Right books help you prepare well for the exam, Candidates preparing for the upcoming WBCS Exam can utilize the below-mentioned list of WBPSC Books.

WBPSC Books 2022 for Prelims & Mains Exam

Candidates preparing for the upcoming WBCS Exam can utilize the below-mentioned list of WBPSC Books. We have put together a comprehensive list of books and sources to cover the syllabus of the WBPCS Prelims exam. To clear such an exam, a clear understanding of the syllabus and exam pattern is crucial.

As well as, the right sources to study from are needed to avoid any confusion at the later stage of preparation. Here, you will find a list of reliable sources and books from where you can begin your preparation and rely to successfully clear the WBPCS Examination.  

WBPSC Prelims Exam Pattern 2022

  • The WBCS Prelims exam consists of only 1 MCQ paper.
  • The Prelims paper consists of General Studies and Aptitude questions of 200 marks to be solved in 2.5 hours duration
  • The marks obtained from this exam will not be added to the final result. It is only a screening test to admit students to the mains examination

Every aspirant must understand the above pattern and should go through the syllabus on his own to get a thorough understanding of the examination. Refer to detailed WBPSC Exam Pattern

Topics

Marks

English Composition

25 marks

General Science

25 marks

Current events of National & International Importance

25 marks

History of India

25 marks

Geography of India (special reference to West Bengal)

25 marks

Indian Polity and Economy

25 marks

Indian National Movement

25 marks

General Mental Ability

25 marks

Also, check West Bengal PCS Preparation Strategy

Best Books for WBCS Prelims Exam 2022

Here's a list of standard books recommended for the WBPCS Exam:

Subject

Source

General Science

LUCENT General Science and Lucent’s GK, NCERTs

History and Indian National Movement

Spectrum, Bipin Chandra

Geography

G.C. leong

Polity and Economy

Laxmikanth (Polity), Ramesh Singh(Economy)

Current Affairs

Newspaper-Hindu/Indian Express, BYJU'S Exam Prep Monthly Current Affairs for PCS Exams

West Bengal GK

WBCS GS Manual by Nitin Singhania

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