Important Book List for TNPSC Exam Preparation

Posted by: D Kessal on 12/31/2013 Categories:|
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Important Book List for TNPSC Exams Preparation
Any one, who is really sincere to prepare for TNPSC Examination, no need to go to coaching classes. Whether you may be a student, working or home maker, plan your available time effectively and I promise you every sincere prepared candidate will win TNPSC Exam. I have listed below the important books for TNPSC all Groups Examinations. These books are cheap to buy, collect all the listed below and study with sincere and consistency. Advance wishes for your great success. 

Books for TNPSC Exam Preliminary cum Mains Preparation

1.State Board books are considered as primary source of TNPSC Exam question setting for all Group Examination. So you should study following school text books.
    i)Social Science Books - 6th to 10th Std
    ii)Science Books       - 6th to 10th Std, (Additional 11th,12th Botany and Zoology if you have time)
    iii)Polity - 11th,12th Political Science
    iv)Economy - 11th,12th Economics Books
    v)Geography -11th,12th Geography Books
    vi)Indian Culture - 12th Indian Culture Book

     i) Prof.J.Dharmarajan's Tamilnadu History
    ii)K.Venkadesan. India Freedom Struggle

   iii) History of Modern India  Bipan Chandra  Bipan Chandra

   iv) India's Struggle for Independence  Bipan Chandra

3.Indian Polity
    i)Lakshi Kanth - Indian Polity 
   ii) India Arasamaippu Poti Thervu Kalanjiyam  by Dr.Shankara Saravanan  [ Buy Now ]

4.Indian Economy
    i) Indian Economy for Civil Services Examinations by Ramesh Singh

    i)Oxford School Atlas

    ii)Geography of India by Spectrum Publication

6.Tamilndu Language and Culture (Mains Exam)
    i)தமிழ் இலக்கிய தகவல் களஞ்கியம் - தேவிரா
    ii) தமிழ் இலக்கிய வரலாறு - மு . வரதராஜன் 

7.Current Affairs
    i)The Hindu, Dinamani,
    ii)Competitive Success Review/Civil Service Chronicle/Competition Wizard/Shankar IAS Acadamy's Civilpedia(any one of these magazine)

8.Science & Technology
    i)Science & Tech by Spectrum Publications

9.India Year Book 2014 - by Government of India

10.Aptitude (50 marks in Group 1 Exam)
    i)A Modern Approach to Verbal Reasoning by R.S. Aggarwal
    ii)Quantitative Aptitude by R.S.Aggarwal
    iii)Objective Arithmetic - R. S. Agarwal

11.Guide Books for General Studies (Not Important, if you study all the above mentioned books).  Any one of the Guides like Tata Mc Graw Hill, Spectrum or Pearson 

Arihant General Knowledge Book is almost a comprehensive for TNPSC GK Portion. It is referred by all TNPSC Coaching Centres. 

12.General Tamil Books ( Pothu Tamil )
  i)Pothu Tamil Kalanjiyam TNPSC Pothu Tamil Puthiya Pada thittam   by Shankara Saravanan

13.General English Portion Books
    i) First you should cover all syllabus oriented portions of State Board Books 6th - 12th Standards.

   ii)Objective General English by R.S. Agarwal 

14. Others  Books Available in the Market for Online Purchase

   i) Pothu Arivu Kalanjiyam TNPSC GROUP-1,Group-2 by Shankar Saravanan 
  ii) India Kaiyedu UPSC TNPSC Muthanmai Thervu Thayaripukana Karuvi Nool by Dr.T.Ramar Dr.Shankara Saravanan
  iii)TNPSC GROUP -II and II A (EM) by V.V.K.Subburaj
  iv)TNPSC Gr. I (Preliminary) Exam by V.V.K.Subburaj
   v)TNPSC Group - IV (Special Competitive Exam) by V.V.K.Subburaj
 vi)TNPSC Gr. IV (Tamil) by V.V.K. Subburaj
 vii) TNPSC GROUP-II-TM by V.V.K.Subburaj
 viii)Challenging Science Questions and Answers  by V N Girija
 ix)TNPSC Group - 4 by Ezhil Krishnan
  x) Athiga Mathippen Pera Ariviyal Vina Vidai(TNPSC, UPSC, TANCET, GMAT Q&A) by V.N. Girija
 xi) TNPSC குரூப் 2 முதன்மை தேர்வு by ஷாஜிதா ஹீமாயூன்
 xii)VAO (Village Administrative Officers' Exam) EM by V.V.K. Subburaj
 xiii) TNPSC Group 2 by Prof. Veerasekaran


  1. sir. i wrote exam on wednesday. but till now i could n't know my result. pls consider my request.

  2. sir, gud morning sir, before that u conduct lot of weekly test for group 2 and group 4 sir, (before 5 months), but now i follow that weekly syllabus sir, but how to get that old test answers sir, plz guide me sir,

  3. sir, i have pstm certificate for +2. is it eligible for vao?


  4. hi sir i am reading NCERT books. Is this books will be helpfull? pls help me sir

  5. sir for vao exams is stateboard books are sufficient

  6. sir how to prepare fior the maths questions

    1. gud mrng sir why you highlight some bokks whether these books are very important pld reply me sir

    2. dear arul .... click on the highlighed books to buy them online..

  7. thank you so much sir

  8. hello sir iam just apply group 4 exam iam not know question paper pattern pls publish question paper

  9. sir plz tell me group 3 exam syllabus portion and how to prepare it how many papers and each paper pass marks and eligibility qlf

  10. Sir I have apply for English, so plz say that what I have to study for English

  11. Good evening sir,

    can you send me the previous year question papers sir

  12. Respected sir,
    For Group1 how to learn tamil patterns. can u suggest books for that?

  13. Sura publications have lots of wrong answer sir.pls don't suggested that v.v.k.books

  14. where can i buy the books

    1) Prof.J.Dharmarajan's Tamilnadu History

    2) K.Venkadesan. India Freedom Struggle

    reply ASAP

  15. Sura group 1 tnpsc book has lots of wrong answers. I started reading yesterday. .. found more than 5 wrong answers in 20 pages. Irritating

  16. May i buy sura book sir,lot of people saying that has many wrong answers in it.could you help me to find

  17. Dear Sir, Is this given materials above is sufficient to achieve our group 1 exam?

  18. block health statisican maths study material please give

  19. Sir i am arun kumar. right now i am preparing upsc exam at chennai. i have decided to focusly study for group 1 exam also, so what should i do for enhance the preparation for this upcoming group exam ....


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