GATE Exam Books for all Branches

With the increasing number of students taking up GATE exam every year, different books are being written by experts for helping the students to prepare for the GATE exam. Some of the popular books for preparing to the GATE exam are given below on the basis of the branch of study:
GATE books for Computer Science Engineering and Information Technology:
Some of the popular books include Fundamentals of data structure written by Ellis Horowitz, Data structures written by Lipshutz, Data structures using C and C++ written by Langsan, Augunstein and Tenebaum and Data structures and Algorithms Analysis in C written by Mark Allen and Weises.
GATE books for Mathematics:

Mathematics is one of the 21 streams of GATE exam and mathematics is included as a syllabus in almost all the 21 streams. Some of the books for mathematics include C. L. Liu, Elements of Discrete Mathematics, which belongs to McGraw-Hill International Editions, Discrete Mathematics by Tremblay & Manohar, Discrete Mathematics For Computer Scientists & Mathematicians written by Mott, Kondel and Baker and Highly Engineering Mathematics by B.S.Grewal.
GATE books for Civil Engineering:
Some of the popular books for Civil Engineering stream of GATE exam include Civil Engineering by B. S. Reddy, CPWD Civil Engineering from G.K. Publications and Civil Engineering (Objective) by S.K. Srivastava.
GATE books for Electrical Engineering:
Some of the books for this category are Electrical Machinery by P.S. Bimbhra and The Performance and Design of Alternating Current Machine written by M.G. Say.
GATE books for Electronics and Communication Engineering:
Some of the popular books for Electronics and Communication Engineering stream of GATE exam include Higher Engineering Mathematics written by Dr. B.S. Grewal, Network Analysis written by VanValkenburg, Integrated electronics by Milman Halkias, Electronic devices and circuits by Millman and Halkias, Digital Electronics by Morris Mano, Signal and Systems Simon Haykin, Modern Control system by Ogata, Communication System by Simon Haykin and Engg Electromagnetics by William Hayt.
The above-mentioned will be useful for the students to prepare themselves for the GATE exam

102 thoughts on “GATE Exam Books for all Branches”

  1. hello guys, last years i qualified gate exam, So i suggest you that Disha publication is best preparation books for entrance exam, they provides books for Gate,IBPS and other entrance exam. nd you can get all information related to gate exam

  2. hey guys, i suggest you best and complete solution for Gate preparation, you can purchase Disha publication books at Online, Disha publication has complete study materials for Gate 2014 preparation.

  3. hello guys, last years i qualified gate exam, So i suggest you that Disha publication is best preparation books for entrance exam, they provides books for Gate,IBPS and other entrance exam. nd you can get all information related to gate exam

  4. i m frm it branch..2nd year ryt nw…how should i start preparing for gate xam…wat material should i prefer to study???

  5. Hiii…I am 2nd yr mech student…is it right time for starting preparation for GATE?? do I need to join coaching class? Which books should I refer??

  6. hi…!!
    I’m in ECE 2nd year degree and willing to crack GATE….
    Plz anybody send me related ebooks or notes……
    thanx.. :)

  7. i am nikhila now iam studying final year .can anyone suggest me which book i prefer for gate entrance exam 2013 for self preparation and i am belong’s to computer science .send reply for this mail

  8. hello i’m priti nayak. now i’m continue btech civil engg. in last yr. plz could you suggest books for self study to gate 2013……

  9. anita
    i would like to know about the exam of architecture and planning which books are suitable for preparation and what the way of doing preparation and some more suggestion which u think that suitable for me

  10. hi Iam rajvir could you plz suggest good books for self study to crack gate 2013 in electrical engg branch plz…

  11. hey m jyoti pursuing in food processing.can u pls tel me about the books related to this stream for gate preparation.

  12. i am shivaramakrishnayadav from ap
    can u tell what is the advantages of gate except mtech and my friends told that mtech is only for faculty purpose it is correct or not please guide me i really confuse

  13. books to prepare for Agricultural engineering

  14. can u suggest books to prepare for Agricultural engineering and wat is the cutoff to be obtained for mtech in iit to study agricultural engineering

  15. please suggest some good books for the XE subjects are maths,fluid mechanics and food technology.and are there any good gate coaching centres in kolkata that teaches the XE paper subjects?

  16. hi,now i am getting in to my final year computer science and engineering.i have to be prepared for the next gate exam..i don’t know how i have to be ready for it an what are the preparations to take.please send some links and important points and steps to “”

  17. Hi,
    I have Latest Brilliant/Gate Accademy GATE study materials(MECHANICAL) suitable for GATE 2013.
    This notes are helpful for whom doesnot have all their college notes/text books with them and
    For working professionals.
    Self contained notes covering full syllabus with solved question papers of previous years.
    Am located in Andheri ,Anybody interested contact at 8655397433 /

  18. Hai, i am a 4th year student,please tell me how to be well prepared for for GATE exam,also suggest names of some important books for well preparation.
    Email Id-
    Please give response immediately.

  19. hi,iam an EIE student now i completed ma 6th sem and waiting for my results ..i wanna do ME wat type of books i can use to prepare for gate exam

  20. is there any gate exam named as gate in physics if no then what stream should i have to choose bcoz i have done msc in electronics

  21. Hi guyz, I’m from computerScience background. But I’m very much interested to do my M.Tech either in Operating Systems or in Embedded Systems. Please let me know is there any possiblility of doing through M.Tech these?

  22. Hi,i’m presently doing my 3rd yr in andhra university in geo-informatics engineering stream…n i want 2 appear for gate-2013 ….so please suggest me some books for geology….

  23. Hi All,
    Do you people searching for online jobs, resume making services, career guidance, Summer Internship Opportunities etc. Have any problems in solving assignment, project or not able to understand classroom courses, All problems one solutions Just Visit- and submit your requirement.

  24. Hi, Guys and Gals who are preparing for GATE or other PG Admission in IITs/IIMs or in other institute. You can visit where you can get all the related information about any exams and also study materials, career counselling and much more. I also took help from those guys during my GATE preparation. You can also get free soft copies of books for GATE Preparation, Just write an email to them.

  25. to crack GATE in one go, join Aabhigyanm’s online courses. its online test series and evaluation is excellent. check with free demo test

  26. These are the books recommended for the different topics included in the GATE exam in ECE steram. But it is not necessary to study all the books listed for the a topic.


    * Higher Engineering Mathematics, Dr. B. S. Grewal
    * Advanced Engineering Mathematics ,Erwin Kreyszig
    * GATE Engineering Mathematics, Kanodia


    1. Networks

    * Network Analysis VanValkenburg
    * Engg Circuit Analysis Hayt & Kemmerly
    * Electric Circuits by Joseph A. Edminister
    * Fundamentals of Electric Circuits – Sadiku

    2. Electronic Devices

    * Integrated electronics by Milman Halkias
    * Micro Electronic Circuits by Sedra& Smith
    * Electronic Devices And Circuits by David A Bell
    * Electronic Principals by Malvino
    * Electronic Devices And Circuits by Boylestead
    * Solid State Electronic Devices By Benjamin G Streetman

    3. Analog Circuits

    * Electronic devices and circuits by Millman and Halkias
    * Integrated Electronics by Millman and Halkias
    * Electronic devices and circuits by Boylestad and Nashelsky
    * Microelectronics by Millman and Grabel
    * Analog Circuits by Sedra and smith
    * Linear Ics and integrated circuits by Gaekwad

    4. Digital Circuits

    * Digital Electronics by Morris Mano
    * Microprocessor by Ramesh Gaonkar
    * Digital Principles and Design by Donald Givone
    * Digital Circuits by Taub and Shilling
    * Digital Electronics by Salivahanan

    5. Signals and Systems

    * Signal and Systems Simon Haykin
    * DSP by Proakis and Manolkis
    * Signals and Systems by Oppenheim and Schaffer
    * Signals and systems by B.P.Lathi

    6. Control Systems

    * Modern Control system by Ogata
    * Control System Engg Nagrath and Gopal
    * Automatic Control System by B.C.Kuo
    * solved problem in control system by Jairath

    7. Communication Theory

    * Communication System by Simon Haykin
    * Principles of Communication system by Taub and Schilling
    * Schaum series for solved problems
    * Modern and Digital Communication system by B.P. Lathi

    8.Electro Magnetics

    * Engg Electromagnetics by William Hayt
    * Elements of Electromagnetics by Mathew Sadiku
    * Electromagnetic waves and Radiating system by Jordan and Balmein
    * Electromagnetics by K.D.Prasad
    * Microwave devices and circuits by Liao
    * Schaum Series for solved problems

  27. hey this link for control systems by nagrath and gopal is not the book of control systems.can any one post the link of control systems by nagrath and gopal

  28. am confused how to start preparation for mtech should i join some institute? if yes then which institute please tell me am to am in final year.i completed 6th sem waiting for result. please help me

Leave a Reply