IBSAT Books 2021: Best Books for IBSAT Preparation

Exam Date

Dec 26, 2021

Result Date

Jan 1, 2022

Apr 7, 2021 | Management


ICFAI Business School (IBS) is responsible for conducting IBSAT 2021 exam for applicants aspiring to get admission into MBA and PGDM courses at campuses situated in Dehradun, Jaipur, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Gurgaon, Kolkata, Mumbai and Pune. The IBSAT syllabus is available for interested candidates, and the IBSAT books for preparation are easily accessible. 

IBSAT Books for Preparation 2021 

Applicants are advised to begin their preparation for IBSAT 2021 exam and start by accessing good IBSAT books first. Candidates should follow the IBSAT syllabus and analyse the IBSAT exam pattern to prepare a study plan and timetable. Candidates must first go through the. An integral part of the exam preparation is to have the correct IBSAT books. IBSAT books will allow candidates to complete the IBSAT pre-defined syllabus efficiently. Candidates must remember to take reference from the best IBSAT books available for study purposes. There are a number of good books for IBSAT available in the market to help candidates prepare well for IBSAT 2021​. 

After making proper analysis, the best IBSAT books for one to prepare for IBSAT 2021 exam are provided in the table below. Candidates can buy these recommended IBSAT books for preparation.

IBSAT Books for Reference
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Mathematics for MBA Entrance Exams by R.S.Aggarwal and S. Chand

Interview Manual by Abul Hashem / Career Launcher

Quantitative Aptitude for MBA Entrance Examination by Guha

Pearson Guide to MBA Entrance Examination by Edgar Thorpe

CAT solved papers by Upkar / Pratiyogita Darpan

CAT solved papers by Upkar / Pratiyogita Darpan

Pearson Guide to Quantitative Aptitude for MBA Entrance Examination by Dinesh Khattar

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Quantitative Aptitude for CAT and MBA Entrance Examination by TIME

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Data Interpretation MBA Entrance by Jaiswal

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Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CAT and MBA Entrance Examination by Nishit K.Sinha

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BITSAT power guide by Anil Ahlawat

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MBA Entrance Exam Guide by R.Gupta

MBA Entrance Exam Guide by R.Gupta

A complete Practice Book for B-School Aspirants by Arihant

A complete Practice Book for B - School Aspirants by Arihant

IBSAT 2021 Section-wise Books List

There are no certain IBSAT books specified by the IBS institute for the IBSAT exam. But as per the syllabus of the test certain IBSAT reference books are mentioned below, which will ideally be useful for the student. Following these IBSAT books and practising the mock test and sample papers regularly will help the applicant to successfully clear the IBSAT exam.

IBSAT Books for Quantitative Aptitude preparation:

  • Tata Magraw Hill by Arun Sharma
  • QA for Competitive Examination Tips, Techniques and Shortcut methods by Abhijit Guha.
  • Mathematics for MBA by R.S. Aggarwal
  • Quantitative Aptitude for CAT by Arun Sharma

IBSAT Books for Data Interpretation: 

  • Data Interpretation by K. Kundan
  • Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency by Ananta Ashisha

IBSAT Books for Verbal Ability:

  • Verbal Ability Guide for CAT by PT Education Ltd.
  • Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CAT and MBA Entrance Examination by TIME
  • Business English and Communication by Clark

How to select best books for IBSAT 2021?

As there are no IBSAT books specifically published for IBSAT exam preparation, candidates should be careful in selecting the right book for their preparation. There are a number of ways to check the authenticity of a good book for IBSAT. If the applicant is able to sort out good IBSAT books from the options available in the market, it will bring out the efficiency and quality in their study process. Few points to consider while selecting the best books for IBSAT are mentioned below:   

  • The year of publication is a very crucial point of consideration while selecting IBSAT books for preparation. To prepare for IBSAT 2021, books published in the recent year will have the required updates within the topic and the pattern and design would be up to date. 
  • Candidates should also check the edition of the IBSAT book, to have an understanding of the book's version, and whether it holds the latest and updated content or not.
  • It is also important for candidates to consider the name of the author as well. There are many renowned authors in different specialised subjects of study. Taking up an IBSAT book option, written by some renowned author, would help candidates have prominent preparation content in their possession. 
  • Candidates can refer to some IBSAT books designed by the coachings and teaching institutes specifically to prepare for IBSAT 2021. The IBSAT books given out by the teaching institutes will provide the candidates with some exam specific study material. The purpose of these IBSAT books is to make the applicant understand the IBSAT exam pattern and questioning style. 
  • There are multiple IBSAT books for preparation present in the market which comes with sample papers, previous year question papers and a number of other reference material that would contribute a huge part in the study process.  
  • Keeping more than one IBSAT reference book for the same section in possession will help candidates cross-check their study material. If the candidate is going through some important topics, multiple references of IBSAT books always help in increasing the efficiency.
  • There are various IBSAT books made available online for the applicant's reference. The IBSAT e-books decrease the hassle of tracking and buying the correct options and comes as a comfortable solution for a lot of candidates.   


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