SSC CHSL Books 2021: Best Books for SSC CHSL Maths, English, Reasoning and General Awareness

Exam Date

Apr 12, 2021

Result Date

May 15, 2021

Apr 7, 2021


The candidates must refer to the preparation books for SSC CHSL to prepare for the upcoming examination. The best books for SSC CHSL preparation, recommended by the exam toppers are listed below:

Best Books for SSC CHSL Mathematics/Quantitative Aptitude

Following books are highly recommended for the quantitative portion in the SSC CHSL Exam:

SSC CHSL Quantitative Aptitude Books
Name of Book Author Publisher Image
Objective Arithematic Rajesh Verma Arihant Publication SSC CHSL Arithmetic
Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations R.S. Aggarwal S.Chand SSC CHSL Quants

Best Books for SSC CHSL General Intelligence Reasoning

Given books are considered best for understanding the concepts of reasoning. Also, a large number of questions are there for practice in the following book:

SSC CHSL Reasoning Books
Name of Book Author Publisher Image
A Modern Approach to Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning (Revised Edition) R.S Aggarwal S.Chand Publication SSC CHSL Verbal Reasoning

Best Books for SSC CHSL English Language

These books can be referred for the SSC CHSL English Syllabus:

SSC CHSL English Language Books
Name of Book Author Publisher Image
High School English Grammar & Composition Wren and Martin S.Chand Publication SSC CHSL Grammar
Objective General English S.P. Bakshi Arihant Publication SSC CHSL English
Objective English for Competitive Examinations Hari Mohan Prasad, Uma Rani Sinha Mcgraw Hill Education SSC CHSL English

Best Books for SSC CHSL General Awareness

For current affairs, a candidate can follow any good magazine from reputed publications or Institutes. An effective option for General Knowledge is Lucent's GK. However, the best books for the preparation of the exam are the NCERT.

SSC SHSL General Awareness Books
Book Class Image
NCERT Science Class 6th to 10th SSC CHSL Science
NCERT Social Science SSC CHSL Social Science
SSC CHSL General Awareness Books
Name of Book Author Publication Image
Lucent's GK Vinay Karna Lucent's Publications SSC CHSL GK

SSC CHSL 2021 best books for Tier II and Tier III

The reading material for SSC CHSL 2021 Tier II includes a general syllabus of topics like politics, environment, finance and economy, social issues, etc. Candidates must read up on books, journals and magazines to update their knowledge, along with studying books for English grammar that will help them with the essay writing and application.

The SSC CHSL 2021 Tier III has no syllabus as it is a skill test where candidates will have to prove their typing skills.

SSC CHSL 2021 Preparation Tips

The SSC CHSL 2021 Preparation tips are the following.

  • Candidates must focus on the syllabus topic s and subjects and must start preparing from a few months ahead of the exam.
  • The candidate must make a study plan and study accordingly.
  • The candidates must focus on their accuracy and revise weekly.
  • Candidates must practice previous year question papers to get an idea about the SSC CHSL 2021 exam.
  • Candidates must prepare the syllabus and revise it thoroughly.

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