Best Books for CTET Exam 2024-25: Subject-Wise Books and Tips

3 minute read

CTET exam is conducted to find and recruit potential teachers of the country. The exam is expected to be conducted twice in the year 2024. There are more chances of securing success this year. However, success and preparation go hand in hand. If you want a sure shot of success, then you must check out some of the top recommendations of the best books for this CTET exam. 

Exam NameCentral Teacher Eligibility Test – CTET 
Conducting BodyCentral Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)
Mode of ExaminationOffline
Language20 Languages

Latest Updates

CTET exams are expected to be conducted in the month of December 2024. However, dates for the said exam is not announced yet.

Best Books for CTET Exam 2024

In the following tables, we have attached some of the top recommendations for CTET papers. In the first two tables, you will find general books relevant to the preparation. After that, you can also check the subject-wise best books to study and secure good marks in your examination.

Also Read: CTET Exam Date

Best Books for CTET Exam 2024: Paper 1

Check out the best books to refer to in your CTET preparation.

Book NamePublisher
CTET and TETs English Language and Pedagogy (Paper I & II)Arihant Publication
Environmental Studies (EVS) Exam Goalpost for CTET & TETs, Class I-VWiley Publication
Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations, Edition 7RS Aggarwal
A Complete Resource for CTET (Language I): English and PedagogyGeeta Sahni (Author), Pearson Publication
CTET & TETs Bhasha Hindi Paper I & IIArihant Publication
Mathematics Exam Goalpost for CTET & TETsWiley Publication
Success Master CTET Paper I (Class I-V) Arihant Publication
Child Development and Pedagogy for CTET & TETs (Paper I & II)Arihant Publication

Best Books for CTET Exam 2024: Paper 2

Check out the best books to refer to in your CTET paper 2 preparation.

Book NamePublisher
Success Master CTET (Social Science /Studies) Paper 2 for Class VI-VIIIArihant Publication
CTET and TETs English Language and Pedagogy (Paper I & II)Arihant Publication
Study Guide for CTET Paper 2 (Class 6 – 8 Teachers) Social Studies/ Social Science with Past Questions 4th EditionDisha Publication
CTET & TETs Bhasha Hindi Paper I & IIArihant Publication
Child Development and Pedagogy for CTET & TETs (Paper I & II)Arihant Publication

Subject-Wise Books for CTET Preparation

Following is the list of subject-wise best book recommendations for your CTET exam preparation.

SubjectBook NamePublisher
Child Development and PedagogyChild Development and PedagogyArihant Publication
Hindi LanguageHindi LanguageArihant Publication
Environmental StudiesTeacher Eligibility Test Environmental StudiesUpkar Prakashan
English LanguageEnglish LanguageArihant Publication
Quantitative AptitudeQuantitative Aptitude For Competitive ExaminationsR S Aggarwal
ScienceBest books for CTET Paper 2 Maths & ScienceArihant Publication
Social Studies/Social ScienceCTET Success Master Paper-II Teacher Selection for Class VI-VIII Social Studies/ScienceArihant Publication

Strategies to Prepare For the CTET Exam

To clear the examination, you will need some tips and the right strategy to follow, which you can find below.

📌 Understand the Syllabus: Make sure you have understood the syllabus well and are familiar with each and every topic.

📌Make a Study Plan: Planning has always been a savior for many years. So plan your studies, daily/weekly/monthly targets before commencing the preparation.

📌Note-taking: Make sure you are taking important notes of the important sections. So that you do not have to read the whole syllabus again.

📌 Self-Practice: Self-practice is the ultimate key to the sure shot of success. It also helps to understand your weak areas and help you improve them.

📌 Regular Revision: Set a healthy reminder to regularly revise what you’ve studied to reinforce your knowledge.

Remember that consistent and dedicated effort is key to success in the CTET exam. 

Related Posts

Best Books for Karnataka PGCETBest Books for AEES Teacher 
Best Books for OTETBest Books for TS TET
Best Books for AWES TeachingBest Books for JK SET


Which are the best books to prepare for CTET?

There are various best books like
👉Success Master CTET,
👉 Study Guide for CTET
👉 A Complete Resource for CTET, and more.
Candidates can buy these books online or offline.

How can I prepare for CTET 2024?

Prepare a proper study guide for the CTET 2024 examination and follow it with no distractions. Below we have mentioned a few tips that can help you in preparation.
📌 Make notes
📌 List down important topics
📌 Self-revision
📌 Regular practice with the previous year’s paper.

What is the difficulty level of the CTET exam 2024?

The difficulty level if the examination is between easy to moderately difficult.

This was all about the “CTET Exam Books“. For more such informative blogs, check out our Teaching Exam Section, or you can learn more about us by visiting our  Indian exams page. 

Leave a Reply

Required fields are marked *