HISTORY (For Prelims-cum-Mains)
  • NCERT- Ancient XI, Medieval VII(by Romila Thapar) & Modern India XII.
  • Bipan Chandra
  • India’s Struggle for Independence(by Bipan Chandra)
  • NCERT-Modern India.
  • Yashpal and Grover-Modern India.
  • Indian culture by spectrum.
  • Bipan Chandra
  • Shekhar Bandhopadhay-from Plassey to Partition
  • India Since Independence
  • NIOS Culture Book
  • Indian Culture by Spectrum
  • World History-NCERT (by Arjun Dev) Class IX & X
  • World History – NCERT Class-XII

GEOGRAPHY (For Prelims-cum-Mains)

  • Goh cheng leong
  • NCERT Geography- class XI and XII
  • Any atlas of latest edition.
  • Following chapters from India:- Land and the people, energy, transport, industry etc.
  • Following chapters of Economic Survey:- Industry, communication , climate change.
  • Forest Survey Reports
  • The Hindu Paper, Times of India, Live Mint
  • VVR Study Materials with Current Updated Information

INDIAN POLITY & GOVERNANCE(For Prelims-cum-Mains)

  • NCERT Indian Constitution at Work Class XI
  • M.Laxmikant
  • D.D.Basu
  • Yojana
  • Kuru Shetra
  • PRS Legislative, MHA Websites(www.mha.gov.in)
  • The Hindu, Economic and Political Weekly(EPW), Indian Express and Front Line
  • Second ARC Report: 1st, 2nd,4th, 6th, 11th and 12th
  • Laxmikant’s Book Governance(Selected Topic Only)
  • PRI-Panchayati Raj Information From Website(www.panchayat.gov.in)
  • VVR Study Materials with Current Updated Information

ECONOMY(For Prelims-cum-Mains) 

  • NCERT Class XIth & XIIth.
  • Mishra & Puri
  • Hindu, Buisiness Times
  • Eco Survey
  • Economic & Political Weekly. (EPW), Live Mint
  • VVR Study Materials with Current Updated Information

Ecology & Environment Climate change and Biodiversity

  • ICSE Books Class IXth & Xth.
  • NCERT Book Class 12th
  • Forest Survey Reports
  • Website of Ministry of Environment,Forest and Climate Change(www.moef.nic.in)
  • The Hindu, Times of India and live limit
  • VVR Study Materials with Current Updated Information

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY(For Prelims-cum-Mains) 

  • NCERT Books for Science Class VIII, IX, X and also XI & XII for selected topics
  • Science Reporters
  • Spectrum – Science Tech.
  • Hindu (focus on science Edition)
  • Frontline
  • AIR (Current Affairs)
  • VVR Study Materials with Current Updated Information

International Relations-IR

  • IDSA
  • Rajiv Sikri India Foreign Policy Book
  • GOI Cornered
  • Concerned Gov. of India Websites(www.india.gov.in)
  • Hindu, Yojana, Live mint and Indian Express
  • Idsa Websites(www.idsa.in)
  • VVR Study Materials with Current Updated Information

Internal Security

  • VVR Study Materials with Current Updated Information
  • Hindu, Yojana, Live mint and Indian Express
  • MHA Website(www.mha.gov.in)
  • Yojana, Front Line
  • IDSA Website(www.idsa.in)
  • VVR Study Materials with Current Updated Information

Disaster Management

  • 2nd ARC 3rd Report
  • MHA Website(www.mha.gov.in), Ministry of Earth Sciences Website(www.moes.gov.in)
  • GoI Reports
  • VVR Study Materials with Current Updated Information