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MPPSC Study Material, Books and Notes for Mains and Pre-Exam (Latest & Updated)

Why Study Material for MPPSC Exam ! Success Strategy / Success mantra for the MPPSC Books and Resources for MPPSC Exam !

Why Resources and books are important to pass MPPSC exam ?

Madhya Pradesh related Notes ,Books, websites ,Blogs ,You Tube Channels are the important resources during the MPPSC preparations . MPPSC Toppers and mentors, lay stress on reading the best available notes ,books available in the market both online and offline.

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If you pick up proper resource your chances of success become great .Besides picking up right resource saves time and provides you the exact material needed. A quality study material enhances your output thus is crucial in deciding your high rank in MPPSC.
Out of the vast amount of study materials available both online and offline, it is crucial that the candidates select the best available books for MPPSC preparation.

What are the resources needed for MPPSC Preparation?

- It is recommend that aspirant start their MPPSC preparation with NCERT books and then move on to the standard reference books.
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- General Studies
MGK Portion-
- Madhya Pradesh GK by Hindi Granth academy-
-Google searches on mp related topics .
--MPGK BY Unique IAS study circle.
-Madhya Pradesh ek parichay Macgrawhill Publication.
- Madhya Pradesh Economic survey.
-MP general Knowledge by Macgrawhill Publication.
-Pratiyogita Nirdeshika magazine past 6 months issues Previous papers .
-For MP Related current affairs - Dainik Bhaskar(for state news) ,Nav Duniya .

Indian History

1. Ancient History: ‘Ancient India’ by RS Sharma (Old NCERT) is good for UPSC Prelims syllabus and you will find good number of questions asked from this book.
2. Medieval History: Medieval India by Satish Chandra (Old NCERT) is apt for UPSC prelims .
3. Modern History: ‘A Brief History of Modern India’ by Spectrum as well as NCERT is an excellent study material for pre as well as mains.
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4. Indian Culture: Indian culture by Nitin Singhania. (Culture) ,‘Facets of Indian Culture’ by Spectrum are useful.

Indian Geography

Old NCERT books are most preferred for the preparation of Indian Geography. For Physical Geography Goh Cheng Leong’s ‘Certificate Physical and Human Geography’ is more relevant. Aspirants must go through the Oxford School Atlas while studying physical geography.
Personalized notes of Unique IAS On Geography are available .

Indian Polity

Books most recommended for the preparation of Indian Polity are ‘Indian Polity’ by Laxmikanth. MPPSC aspirant must finish the old NCERT books of Indian Polity.
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For the basic concepts and terminologies of economics NCERT books ,Wikipedia are handy for MPPSCPreparation. The ‘Indian Economy’ by Ramesh Singh, ‘Indian Economy’ by Mishra and Puri and the precise material of Economic Survey. Personalized notes of Unique IAS On Economy are available

Science & Technology

The NCERT books of class 9th and 10th are recommendable for MPPSCPrelims Preparation . MPPSC aspirants must pick up the content of Science and technology from daily newspapers because the questions asked under Science & the Technology section of the MPPSC Prelims Exam, are generally based on the current events. Personalized notes of Unique IAS On S&T are available

Environment and Ecology

For the preparation of Environment and Ecology section, the MPPSC aspirants must go through the study materials provided by NIOS. ENVIRONMENT By Shankar IAS Academy is very useful. Apart from that aspirants should keep a close watch on the development projects of Ministry of Environment & Forests, Government of India and United Nations’ UNFCCC. Personalized notes of Unique IAS On Environment and Ecology are available.

Current Affairs

As usual, the study of newspapers on a daily basis will help them out for the preparation of Current Affairs for MPPSC Prelims Exam. Particularly, for this section, we to provide valuable study material for current affairs preparation at a regular interval. We are continuously providing Current Affairs Quiz as well as issue-based analytical articles which are quite relevant for MPPSC preparation. Personalized notes of Unique IAS On National affairs ,International Affairs ,International Institutions are available.

CSAT (Aptitude)

General Studies Paper II CSAT of MPPSC Prelims Exam comprises of the topics like English Comprehension, Logical Reasoning and Analytical Ability, Mathematics, Decision Making. This paper is onlyqualifying in nature and only 33% is required to qualify the Paper II CSAT.

English Comprehension.

The passages of section are generally taken from standard journals and newspapers. like Yojana, Kurukshetra, Frontline and the newspapers like Indian Express, The Hindu, ..etc.
Logical Reasoning and Analytical Ability-In this section you can work with RS Aggrawal
Mathematics- RS Aggarwal of S Chand publication are handy .

Decision Making.

Read General articles from newspapers. The news articles related to the problems of a particular area or community and how the respective civic bodies solving those problems will help aspirants to develop decision-making skills in them.

Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude .

For Civil Services Main Examination by Subba Rao and P.N. Roy Chaudary In the UPSC mains exam, a candidate has to choose an optional subject also. The optional papers count for 500 marks in total and therefore, it is imperative that the right books are read for the optional subjects also. Study Material for MPPSC
Apart from the books mentioned above, the essential UPSC Study Material includes:

-2nd ARC Report
- Niti Aayog Action Agenda
-Economic Survey (latest)
-Budget (latest)
-Finance Commission Report (latest)
-Annual reports by central ministries
-Current Affairs
• The Hindu
• Yojana Magazine
• Press Information Bureau
Useful Government Websites For MPPSC Preparation*

Following are the Government/NGO websites useful for UPSC preparation. – Download NCERT Texts as PDF. – Official Website of UPSC. – PRS Website for tracking bills in Parliament. – Press Information Bureau Website, for government updates. – Download Yojana and Kurukshetra Magazines. – Make in India initiative for manufacturing-related info. – Download IGNOU Books.


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What is the Success Strategy /mantra for the MPPSC ? (How to prepare?) .

“Success in MPPSC Exam is not just about hard work. It’s a combination of Planning, smart work and perseverance ”

1- Go Through Previous Year Papers!

Going through the last five year papers (at least 5 years) will familiarize you with the kind of questions asked in the examination.

2-Subject Wise Preparation Strategy .

MPGK /History/Indian Culture/ Geography/Polity/ Economy/Science & Technology/Environment/Current Affairs…

3-Standard books on each topic which deals with the basic concepts.
4-Make a Combination of..

Reading – Will impart you Knowledge!
Writing – Will make you Precise!
Debating –Will make you a Ready man!(Prompt replier)
5-Mind your Answer writing: Since Mains examination is all about answer writing, so try to practice writing as much as you can. you must practice how to write answers in the limited space given in the answer sheet, which will be provided to you during the Mains exams.

-Remember 4W’s..What, When, Why, Where.
-Skelton… make a Skelton before answer writing.
-Impact- Social, Political, Economical, Cultural.
You must see to it that your answer should not exceed the word count or spill over the box given as you may be penalized for any such lapses.

6- Mind your hand writing -While practicing you must be careful handwriting , spellings and grammar .
7-Attend classes daily-
8-Read ,focus on Central Ideas, Key words..
9-Write at least 1 answer a day..
10-Solve previous year papers..
11-Quality Self study 10-12 a day..
12-Dedicated leisure ½ hours a day..
13-Least use of social media..
14- Exercise 1/ 2 to 1 hr a day..
15-Sleep 6-8 hours a day….

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