Which Is The Best  Books For CBSE UGC NET EXAM 2017 Paper 1 Preparation?

On regular basis we receive queries on CBSE UGC NET EXAM 2017 Paper 1 exam reference books & study materials. which are the best book list of cbse (ugc) net paper i-compulsory paper and so….

To answer which is the best book for ugc net paper i preparation. We have reviewed  multiple books and our expert panel has come up with below top ten list of book for cbse (ugc) net paper i-compulsory paper in both hindi and english language.

The below list book for General Paper-1 UGC NET/JRF/SLET has been numbered from Book#1 to 5 based on  latest pattern of the UGC-NET General Paper-1  to help aspirants get an insight into the recent examination pattern and the types of questions asked therein.

List of books to be considered for Paper 1[English Edition]

#1 Trueman’s UGC NET/SLET General Paper I

  • Author : M. Gagan (Author), Sajit Kumar (Author)
  • Paperback: 638 pages
  • Publisher: Danika Publishing Company; 2015 edition (1 January 2018)
  • Best selling book for CBSE UGC NET exam. Ideal for SET (State Eligibility Test) also.

#2 UGC NET/JRF/SLET General Paper-1 Teaching & Research Aptitude

  • Author : Arihant express
  • Paperback: 581 pages
  • Publisher: Arihant Publication; Ninth edition (2017)
  • Note : More than 4000 previous years’ objective questions from 2008 to 2017 have been covered chapterwise in the book. The book also contains last six years’ (2012-2016) Solved Papers of UGC NET General Paper-1 to help aspirants get an insight into the recent examination pattern and the types of questions asked therein.


#3 CBSE UGC NET/SET/JRF – Paper 1: Teaching and Research Aptitude

  • Author : KVS Madaan (Author)
  • Paperback: 592 pages
  • Publisher: Pearson Education; Second edition (30 May 2016)
  • Note :This book focuses on preparing the candidates for qualifying the NET Exam and in developing teaching and research aptitude in real terms. It is primarily designed to help students assess their reasoning ability, comprehension, divergent thinking and general awareness. Divided into ten units, this edition comprehensively covers all topics as per the latest prescribed syllabus. A perfect blend of theory and practice, the discussion throughout the book has been supported by updated facts, figures and diagrams as per the recent examination pattern.


#4 UGC NET/SET Paper 1

  • Paperback: 680 pages
  • Publisher: McGraw Hill Education; Second edition (26 August 2016)
  • Language: English
  • Note: UGC NET/SET Paper 1 comes with set of previous years’ question papers, helping aspirants to understand the question patterns. Students can also test themselves through model question papers that comes along with the book. The revised version of the book was published McGraw Hill Education.



#5 CBSE UGC-NET: Teaching and Research Aptitude-JRF and Assistant Professor Exam Guide (for Paper-I) (CBSE UGC (NET) JRF & Asstt. Professor Exam)


  • Author: Dr. M S Ansari & RPH Editorial Board (Author)
  • Paperback: 428 pages
  • Publisher: Ramesh Publishing House (2015)
  • Note: This book can be bought together with other RPH books (Practise Set of 50 Model Test + 13 Year Solved Paper)



List of books to be considered for Paper 1-Hindi Edition

#1 Trueman’s UGC NET Paper 1 (Hindi)


  • Author: by Sanjay Gupta (Author), A.K. Singh (Author)
  • Paperback: 428 pages
  • Publisher: Trueman’s
  • Note: This book comes loaded with exam papers from previous years. It also provides the readers with objective type questions for the second paper, while containing sample questions for the third paper. This edition also includes the guidelines, syllabus, and model test papers for the first paper. It also contains the model test papers for the second and third papers.



#2 सी.बी. एस. ई. – यू. जी. सी. (नेट /सेट/जे आर एफ) सामान्य पेपर-1 : शिक्षण एवं शोध अभियोग्यता (UGC NET/SET Paper 1 – Teaching and Research Aptitude in Hindi)


  • – विषय वस्तु का सरल एवं स्पष्ट भाषा में प्रस्तुतिकरण
  • – कठिन शब्दों का आंग्ल भाषा में अनुवाद
  • – अभ्यास हेतु 2500 से अधिक प्रश्न पत्र
  • – जून 2012 से जनवरी 2017 तक के हल किये हुए प्रश्न पत्र
  • – विषय वस्तु उदाहरणों , आरेखों और तालिकाओं द्वारा समर्थित
  • – महत्वपूर्ण विषय वस्तु के लिए ऑनलाइन सहायता



#3 UGC NET/JRF/SLET General Paper-1 Shikshan Avum Shodh Abhiyogita


  • Paperback: 478 pages
  • Publisher: Arihant Publication; Eight edition (2017) Language: Hindi


#4 CBSE UGC-NET JRF and Assistant Professor Exam (Paper-I – Teaching and Research Aptitude): Paper – 1 Teaching and Research Aptitude (Popular Master Guide)


  • Paperback: 508 pages
  • Publisher: Ramesh Publishing House; 2016 edition (2015)
  • Language: Hindi



#5 UGC NET/JRF/SLET General Paper-1 Shikshan Avum Shodh Abhiyogita (Old Edition)


  • Paperback: 450 pages
  • Publisher: Arihant Publications; Seventh edition (10 February 2016)
  • Language: Hindi

Summary :

These Top ten books for ugc net exam 2017 paper 1 review is special  for the candidates of ugc-net/jrf (paper-i : teaching and research aptitude) exam. while reviewing the books we have considered not only previous papers (solved) & test papers (solved) but detailed explanatory answers as well.

The  purpose of  review was also to check the importance of practice of questions based on the latest pattern of the examination available. This clearly show that the TRUE MAN’S is the leader in market for UGC NET EXAM books. This is also seen that KVS Madan Book is getting popularity among the student due to its Quality content.

  • Please  Consider the books which have balance between theory and practice set.
  • Check the latest available edition of the book before buying.

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Few Other Books Can be used as Reference for Question Bank and mock Test

13 Years Solved Papers UGC NET/SET Teaching & Research Aptitude General (Papers I) 2017

CBSE-UGC-NET JRF & Assistant Professor Exam: 50 Practice Test Papers (Solved)

Note: This comprehensive book is specially developed for the candidates of CBSE-UGC-NET Exam (For Compulsory Paper-I)—50 Practice Test Papers (Solved). This book includes Test Papers (Solved) for the purpose of practice of questions based on the latest pattern of the examination. Detailed Explanatory Answers have also been provided for the selected questions for Better Understanding of the Candidates

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Few Other Books Can be used as Reference for Question Bank and mock Test

  1.  Teaching Aptitude & Teaching Atitude: For All Teachers Recruitment Examinations
  2. CBSE-UGC-NET Teaching & research Aptitude 50 pracitice sets (Solved with Explanations)
  3. UGC-SET/NET Teaching And Research Aptitude
  4. UGC-NET Teaching and Research Aptitude: Previous Papers and Test Papers (Solved)