GSET Books

The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda conducts the Gujarat State Eligibility Test (GSET) every year to fill the vacant positions of Assistant Professors across the colleges and Universities of Gujarat. The 2022 exam will be conducted soon.

This exam is conducted across 23 subjects. Candidates applying for this exam need to know the syllabus and all the other details to qualify for it. Once they clear this exam, they will be able to pursue their dream career in academics.

This piece focuses on the best GSET books and study materials to prepare for this exam. In addition, this information will help aspiring candidates to know more about GSET 2022.

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Top GSET Books for Paper 1

Candidates looking for the books for the GSET exam can consider the following list. It consists of the best books for the first paper.


Name of the Book


Teaching Aptitude

Teaching Aptitude and Attitude Test

Arihant Publication

Higher Education System

Foundations of Education

A. Chaube and S. P. Chaube


Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations

RS Agarwal


Talent Publication

UGC NET Mathematical Sciences Paperback – 1

Arihant Publishers

Logical Reasoning

A Modern Approach to Logical Reasoning

RS Aggarwal

Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation for the CAT

NK Sinha


English Reading Comprehension

RPH. Editorial Board

High School English Grammar and Composition Key

Wren & Martin

Objective General English

SP Bakshi

General Studies

General Knowledge


General Knowledge

Arihant Publication

Trueman’s UGC NET/SET General Paper I – Teaching & Research Aptitude 2020 Edition

Danika Publishing

Given below are a few other related links for GSET exam preparation:


GSET Admit Card

GSET Syllabus

GSET Eligibility

GSET Exam Centres

GSET Exam Date

GSET Exam Pattern

GSET Notification

GSET Question Paper

GSET Result

Top GSET Books for Paper 2

This paper is more subject-specific. Hence, candidates preparing for this paper need to look into the GSET exam books for multiple subjects and topics as described below.


Name of the Book


Physical science

Modern Physics and Solid-State Physics

SO Pillai

CSIR-UGC NET (JRF & LS) Physical Science

W Malemnganba Chenglei

Physical Education

Trueman’s UGC NET Physical Education

Akhilesh Tripathi and A.K. Srivastava

Life science

Schaum’s Outline of Human Anatomy and Physiology

Van De Graaff Kent M.

Developmental Biology

Scott. F. Gilbert

Mathematical Sciences

Complex Variables and Applications

Ruel Churchill, James Brown

CSIR-UGC, NET/JRF/SET Mathematical Sciences

Alok Kumar (Upkar)

Chemical Sciences

A Logical Approach in Chemistry for CSIR/NET/JRF and GATE

Jagdamba Singh, Ashutosh Singh and Jaya Singh

Molecular Quantum Mechanics

Peter W Atkins, Ronald Friedman


Sanskrit Sahitya ka Itihaas

Umashankar Sharma “Rishi”

Sanskrit Kavi Darshan

Bhola Shankar Vyas

UGC NET/JRF/SLET Sanskrit Prashan Patra-II Avum III

Arihant Publication


India since Independence

Bipan Chandra

Trueman’s UGC NET History

Promod Singh


Sociology Themes and Perspectives

Michael Haralambos and Martin Holborn

Trueman’s UGC NET Sociology

S Hussain

Social Problems In India

Ram Ahuja


Indian Economy

Ramesh Singh

Economic Growth and Development

Mayer and Baldwin

Trueman’s UGC NET Economics

Sriniwas Shirur

UGC NET/JRF/SET Economics (Paper-II)

Gopal Garg

Political science

An Introduction To Constitution

DD Basu

An Introduction To Political Theory

O.P. Gauba

UGC Net Political Science

Rukmini Bhattacharjee

Trueman’s UGC NET Political Science

K.A. Babu and Sajit Kumar


UGC NET/SET (JRF & LS) English Literature


Introduction to English Literature

WH Hudson


Trueman’s UGC NET Education

Gagan Manocha


Psychology Class XI & XII


Trueman’s UGC NET Psychology

Dr Swati Maharshi

Introduction to Psychology

Morgan & King

UGC Net Psychology



Trueman’s UGC NET Law

Suman Chauhan

UGC-NET: Law (Paper-II) Exam Guide

Apoorv Bhardwaj


Corporate Accounting

Naseem Ahmed

Indian Financial System

MY Khan

Trueman’s UGC NET Commerce

Parveen Kataria, Anshu Kataria, and M Shivani

Accounting Standards

D. S. Rawat


Trueman’s UGC-NET Management

M Shivani

UGC NET/SET (JRF & LS) Management

Mohit Aggarwal

Library and Information Science

Trueman’s UGC NET Library and Information Science

S Thakur

Computer Science and Application

Trueman’s UGC NET/SET Computer Science and Applications

Sanjay Singhal, Sameer Mishra

Home Science

Home Science

Surjeet Publications

Social Work

Trueman’s UGC NET Education

Yogendra Pal


Gujarati Bhasha-Sahitya

DM Bhadresariya

UGC NET SLET GSET Pariksha Mate Gujarati Sahitya Paper 2

DM Bhadresariya


Hindi Bhasha Ki Parampara Aur Vikas

Dr. Ramprakash

Hindi Sahitya Ka Sankshipt Itihas

Dr. Vishwanath Tripathi

Thus, this piece on GSET books listed all the essential books that will be helpful for the aspirants. Candidates can purchase these books and start preparing for the essential topics. These books provide credible and valid data, unlike online sources of information.

GSET 2022 Exam Pattern

GSET consists of two papers. Knowing about the exam pattern is essential for the candidates.

Name of the Paper

Number of Questions

Total Marks

Paper 1



Paper 2






For the Best preparation strategy for competitive exams, candidates can visit the linked article and get detailed study material and preparation tips to excel in the examination.

Aspirants who shall be appearing for the exam for the first time and are willing to get some preparation tips and study material for the competitive exams can turn to BYJU’S for assistance.

Frequently Asked Questions about GSET Books


What is the age limit for GSET 2022?

Candidates applying for GSET must be at least 18 years old. There is no upper age limit.


Does GSET have negative marking?

Fortunately, there will be no negative marking in GSET 2022.

Furthermore, candidates can get the latest exam updates, study material and preparation tips, at BYJU’S.

Other related links:

Haryana TET Notification

Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test (UPTET)

Uttarakhand Teachers Eligibility Test (UTET)

Central Teacher Eligibility Test

Super TET


SLAT Admit Card

CTET Syllabus

MP TET Admit Card

Bihar TET Eligibility


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