Friday, February 4, 2011

Recommended Books for CAT preparation...

Quantitative Aptitude Recommended books for CAT/MBA

1.Start with Arun sharma (Simple and easy to understand...recommended for those who are starting their CAT preparation ). Book Name:Quant Aptitude by Tata Magraw Hill , Author:Arun sharma

2.If you feel your Quantitative Aptitude is pretty decent but you want to make it more stronger then you can follow :
Abhijit Guha's book:Quantitative Aptitude For Competitive Examinations Tips, Techniques, And Short-cut Methods by Guha Abhijit
Please note that the Above book by Guha has lots of tips & tricks, so refer this book only if you have sufficient time left for your preparation.As it takes time to get along with the tips and tricks.

3.Even the "Quantitative Aptitude for CAT from Pearson by Nishit Sinha" is a nice book.

Data Interpretation Recommended books for CAT/MBA
For Data Interpretation any of the following books can be followed:
1.TMH How To Prepare For The Data Interpretation And Logical Reasoning For The CAT 3rd Edition by Arun Sharma

2.Nishit Sinha's DI LR book by Pearson

3.Quantitative Aptitude for MBA Entrance Exams by Guha Abhijit

4. R.S. Agarawal books on verbal reasoning.

5. To download Free study materials for Data Interpretation, Click here

Verbal Ability Recommended books for CAT/MBA Entrance
1.Wren and Martin English Grammer

2.Word Power Made Easy by NORMAN LEWIS


4.English Proficiency IMS India

5.A Communicative Grammar of English By: Geoffrey Leech

6.Business English and Communication By: Clark

7.30 Days to a More Powerful Vocabulary by Wilfred Funk and Norman Lewis.

Recommended Business Magazines for CAT/MBA Aspirants

1.Business Line by The Hindu Group
2.Business Today by India Today Group
4.Management Compass Career Launcher
5.Business & Management Chronicle by Chronicle Publications
6.Competition Success Review

Recommended Newspapers for CAT/MBA Aspirants
The Hindu
Economics Time
The Statesman


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  2. Good that you have listed all books for CAT 2012. Good looking blog too. All the best.


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