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This article provides XAT Best Books topic wise from different authors & publishers and other books related to XAT exam along with previous years question papers and model papers.


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Selecting the XAT Best Books for the preparation and the right study material is the first step towards shaping the preparation and outcome of XAT.

XAT Exam consist of two parts. The Total Number of Questions for the Exam is: 99 [74 (Part-1) + 25 (Part-2)].

Part-1 consisting of Objective Tests of 74 questions will be conducted online. This test would be of 165 minutes duration consisting of 3 Sections as follows. There is No Sectional Time Limit.

  • Verbal and Logical Ability
  • Decision Making
  • Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation


Part-2 consist of Objective Tests of 25 questions will be conducted online. This test would be of 15 minutes duration consisting of one Section i.e. General Knowledge.

Section Wise Books List for XAT:

Verbal Ability
Name of
the Book
Name of
the Author
Book Price
in Rs
Book Rating Get Book
Word Power Made Easy Norman Lewis Rs.99/- 4.4/5 Amazon
Barron’s Dictionary & Thesaurus Robert Allen Rs.448/- 4.5/5 Amazon
High School English Grammar & Composition Wren, Martin Rs.318/- 4.4/5 Amazon
The Students’ Companion Book Wilfred D. Best Rs.152/- 4.5/5 Flipkart
30 Days to a More Powerful Vocabulary R.S. Aggarwal Rs.143/- 4.0/5 Amazon
Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension Arun Sharma Rs.537/- 4.6/5 Amazon
Verbal Ability Ajay Singh Rs.278/- 4.5/5 Flipkart
Logical Ability
Name of
the Book
Name of
the Author
Book Price
in Rs
Book Rating Get Book
Logical Reasoning for the CAT Nishit K. Sinha Rs.637/- 3.6/5 Amazon
How to Prepare for Logical Reasoning for CAT Arun Sharma Rs.381/- 4.1/5 Amazon
PSC for VA for CAT Nishit Sinha Rs.339/- 3.7/5 Amazon
Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning R. S. Aggarwal Rs.559/- 4.4/5 Amazon
TIME study material for CAT and other MBA entrance exams Time Rs.2800/- 4.8/5 Amazon

Name of
the Book
Name of
the Author
Book Price
in Rs
Book Rating Get Book
A Modern Approach to Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning R.S. Aggarwal Rs.619/- 4.5/5 Amazon
How to Crack Test of Reasoning: In all Competitive Exams Arihant Publications Rs.142/- 4.4/5 Flipkart
“Word Power Made Easy” book Norman Lewis Rs.90/- 4.3/5 Flipkart
Jabbing the XAT (with solved papers) R.K. Jha Rs.321/- 2.1/5 Amazon
Target XAT 2018 (Past Papers 2005 – 2017 + 5 Mock Tests) Disha Experts RS.315/- 3.5/5 Amazon

Name of
the Book
Name of
the Author
Book Price
in Rs
Book Rating Get Book
Quantitative Aptitude for All Competitive Examinations Abhijit Guha Rs.359/- 3.5/5 Amazon
Shortcuts in Quantitative Aptitude with 4 eBooks for Competitive Exams Disha Experts Rs.45/- 3.1/5 Amazon
Teach Yourself Quantitative Aptitude Arun Sharma Rs.259/- 3.4/5 Amazon
Quantitative Aptitude for competitive examination R S Agarwal 2017-2018 R.S.Agarwal Rs.450/- 4.1/5 Amazon
How to Prepare for Quantitative Aptitude Arun Sharma Rs.799/- 4.2/5 Amazon
Quantitative Aptitude Chapter-wise Solved Papers Arihant Experts Rs.196/- 3.8/5 Amazon

Name of
the Book
Name of
the Author
Book Price
in Rs
Book Rating Get Book
General/Banking/Financial Awareness with Current Affairs for Bank Exams Disha Experts 3.7/5 Amazon
Banking Awareness Arihant Experts Rs. 93 3.7/5 Amazon
Upkar’s General Awareness Gautam Majumdar Rs.94/- 4.1/5 Amazon