Reference Books for GATE CE Civil Engineering 2018


Get details of Reference Books for GATE CE Civil Engineering 2018. We are providing some best reference books that are suggested by GATE Exam Toppers in this article for GATE Civil Engineering. Good reference books are essential for such national level competitive examination. GATE aspirants must always use standard reference books so that they can get correct information in all aspects. Here we have listed all necessary books which one will require during your GATE exam preparation.

GATE 2018In this particular article, we are providing GATE Civil Engineering Reference Books which are going to help you in your exam preparation. A table showing the best reference books for all the topics covered in GATE Civil Engineering Subject.

About GATE

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is an examination that primarily tests the comprehensive understanding of the candidates in various undergraduate subjects in Engineering/Technology/Architecture and post-graduate level subjects in Science. The GATE score of a candidate reflects a relative performance level in a particular subject in the examination across several years.

GATE Civil Engineering Reference Books

Now have a look at the reference books for GATE Civil Engineering subject with topic wise from the table provided below:

General Aptitude

Verbal Ability

S. No.Book TitleAuthor
1.Objective English for Competitive ExaminationsHari Mohan Prasad , Uma Rani Sinha
2.How to Prepare for Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CATArun Sharma , Meenakshi Upadhyay

Numerical Ability

S. No.Book TitleAuthor
1.How to Prepare for Quantitative Aptitude for the CATArun Sharma
2.How to Prepare for Data Interpretation for the CATArun Sharma

Engineering Mathematics

S. No.Book TitleAuthor
1.Higher Engineering MathematicsB. S. Grewal
2.Higher Engineering MathematicsBandaru Ramana
3.*Advanced Engineering MathematicsErwin Kreyszig
4.Advanced Engineering MathematicsMichael Greenberg

Engineering Mathematics Guide Books

S. No.Book TitleAuthor
1.GATE Engineering Mathematics : For All StreamsArihant Publications
2.GATE Engineering & Mathematics General Apptitude 2017G. K. Publications
3.Engineering Mathematics GATE 2017Made Easy Publication

Engineering Mathematics Solved Papers Books

S. No.Book TitleAuthor
1.Gate Paper Mathematics 2017 : Solved Paper 2000-2016G. K. Publications
2.GATE – 2017 Engineering Mathematics : Solved Papers 1993-2016ACE Engineering Publications

Civil Engineering

Structural Engineering 

Mechanics :

S. No.Book TitleAuthor
1.A Textbook Of Strength Of Materials : Mechanics Of SolidsR K Bansal
2.Strength Of Materials(Mechanics Of Solids)R. S. Khurmi

Structural Analysis :

S. No.Book TitleAuthor
1.Theory of StructuresS. Ramamrutham , R. Narayan
2.Theory Of StructuresAshok Kumar Jain
3.Theory Of StructuresR. S. Khurmi
4.Theory of StructuresS. P. Gupta, G. S. Pandit , R. Gupta

Concrete Structures :

S. No.Book TitleAuthor
1.Reinforced Concrete DesignS. Pillai , Devdas Menon
2.R. C. C Design(Reinforced Concrete Structures)B. C. Punmia

Steel Structures :

S. No.Book TitleAuthor
1.Limit State Design of Steel StructuresS. K. Duggal
2.Design Of Steel StructuresL Negi
3.Design of Steel StructuresN. Subramanian
4.Design of Steel StructuresS. S. Bhavikatti

Geotechnical Engineering

Soil Mechanics & Foundation Engineering :

S. No.Book TitleAuthor
1.Soil Mechanics and FoundationsB. C. Punmia , Arun Kumar Jain, Ashok Kumar Jain
2.Soil Mechanics And Foundation EngineeringS. K. Garg
3.Soil Mechanics and Foundation EngineeringK. R. Arora
4.Textbook of Soil Mechanics and Foundation EngineeringV.N.S. Murthy

Water Resources Engineering 

Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulics :

S. No.Book TitleAuthor
1.A Textbook Of Fluid Mechanics And Hydraulic MachinesR. K. Bansal
2.Hydraulics and Fluid Mechanics Including Hydraulics MachinesP. N. Modi
3.Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Machines: Problems and SolutionsK Subramanya
4.A Textbook of Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Machines in SI UnitsR. K. Rajput
5.A Textbook Of Hydraulics, Fluid Mechanics And Hydraulic MechanicsR S Khurmi

Hydrology :

S. No.Book TitleAuthor
1.Engineering HydrologyK Subramanya

Irrigation :

S. No.Book TitleAuthor
1.Irrigation Engineering and Hydraulic StructuresSantosh Kumar Garg

Environmental Engineering 

Water requirements, Air Pollution, Municipal Solid Wastes & Noise Pollution :

S. No.Book TitleAuthor
1.Environmental Engineering-IB. C. Punmia
2.Environmental Engineering-IIB. C. Punmia
3.Environmental Engineering-ISantosh Kumar Garg
4.Environmental Engineering-IISantosh Kumar Garg
5.Environmental EngineeringHoward S. Peavy , Donald R. Rowe, George Tchobanoglous
6.Environmental Pollution Control EngineeringC. S. Rao

Transportation Engineering 

Highway Planning :

S. No.Book TitleAuthor
1.Highway EngineeringS. K. Khanna, C. E. G. Justo

Traffic Engineering :

S. No.Book TitleAuthor
1.Traffic Engineering and Transport PlanningL. R. Kadiyali

Surveying :

S. No.Book TitleAuthor
1.Surveying (Volume – 1)B. C. Punmia
2.Surveying (Volume – 2)B. C. Punmia
3.Surveying (Volume – 3)B. C. Punmia
Gate Civil Engineering Guide Books
S. No.Book TitleAuthor
1.IES, GATE, PSUs: A Handbook on Civil EngineeringMade Easy Publications
2.Handbook on Civil Engineering IES, GATE, PSUs & Other Competitive ExamsMade Easy Publications
3.Fully Solved Multiple Choice Questions for IES, GATE, PSUs Civil EngineeringMade Easy Publications
4.Civil Engineering: Through Objective Type QuestionsS. P. Gupta
5.Civil Engineering : Objective Type and Conventional Questions and AnswersR. Agor
6.Civil Engineering (Conventional & Objective Type)R. S. Khurmi, J. K. Gupta
7.GATE Tutor 2016 – Civil EngineeringPrasant Dixit
8.GATE 2017 – GATE Guide Civil EngineeringG. K. Publications
9.GATE – Mentor 2016 Civil EngineeringCengage Learning India Pvt. Ltd.

Gate Civil Engineering Solved Papers Books 

S. No.Book TitleAuthor
1.GATE – Civil Engineering 2017 : 25 Years Solved Papers with Thorough ExplanationsMade Easy Publications
2.GATE – Civil Engineering 2017 : Solved Papers 2000 – 2016G. K. Publications
3.GATE -2017 Civil Engineering : Solved Paper 1987-2016Ace Engineering Publications

Here we have listed all necessary books which one will require during your GATE exam preparation. You can also check some pages of almost all books mentioned above using Google Books. GATE CE aspirants can download these books in free PDF format from Google Books.

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