If you are reading this then you are already aware of the fact that cracking the UPSC exam is not a cakewalk and it really demands all your dedication and hard work. But it is also true that with the right kind of study material and guidance, anybody can crack the exam if he/ she has that potentiality in him/ her. For perfect guidance, you can always head towards UPSC Pathshala and for the right IAS study material in Hindi, this is the article you should read.

Here in this article, you will get to know about the IAS study material in Hindi. So, let’s begin.

UPSC Syllabus In Hindi

The syllabus for the compulsory general papers remains the same irrespective of what language the candidate uses to answer questions. The question paper will feature the same question in both English and Hindi for the candidate’s convenience. Hindi is the second most opted medium of choice by IAS aspirants in the CSE after English. Also, many candidates take Hindi as their optional subject in the UPSC mains. Moreover, there is a compulsory Indian language paper in mains as well.

Also Read: Check-out The UPSC Mains Syllabus in Hindi 

Recommended NCERT Book List for UPSC Study Material in Hindi Medium

NCERT Hindi Books
Class Subjects NCERT Books in Hindi for UPSC
Class 9 Social Sciences Loktantrik Rajniti
Samakalin Bharat I
Bharat Aur Samkalin Vishav I 
Class 10 Social Sciences Bharat Aur Samakalin Vishwa Part-II
Arthik Vikas Ki Samajh
Samakalin Bharat
Loktantrik Rajniti
Class 11 Economics Bhartiya Arthavyavastha Ka Vikas
Geography Bhartiya Bhautik Paryawaran
Bhugol Mein Prayogatamak Karya
Bhautik Bhugaul Ke Moolya Siddhanth
World History Vishwa Itihas Ke Kuch Vishay
Political Science Bharat ka Sanvidhan, Siddhanth Aur Vyahvahar
Rajneeti Siddhanth
Sociology Samajshastra Bhag-I
Samaj ka Bodh
Class 12 Economics Parichayaatmak Vyashti Arthashastra
Parichayaatmak Sukshma Arthashastra
Geography Manav Bhugaul Ke Moola Siddhantha
Bharat Log Aur Arthvyavastha
History Bhartiya Itihas Ke Kuch Vishay Bhag-I
Bhartiya Itihas Ke Kuch Vishay Bhag-II
Bhartiya Itihas Ke Kuch Vishay Bhag-III
Polity Samakalin Vishwa Rajniti
Swatantra Bharat Mein Rajniti Bhag-II
Sociology Bhartiya Samaj
Bharat Mein Samajik Parivartan Aur Vikas

List of UPSC Material in Hindi for General Studying

IAS Subject IAS Book Name
  1. Prarambhik Bharat Ka Parichay by Ram Sharan Sharma
  2. Madhyakaleen Bharat – Rajniti, Samaj Aur Sanskriti by Satish Chandra
  3. Bharat Ka Rashtria Aandolan by Bipan Chandra
  4. Adhunik Bharat Ka Itihas OR Spectrum (Hindi) by Rajiv Ahir
  5. Bharatiya Kala, Sanskriti Evam Virasat: Civil Sewa Pariksha Hetu by Meenakshi Kant
  6. Bharat: Gandhi Ke Baad by Ram Chandra Guha
  7. Samkaleen Vishwa Ka Itihas 1890 – 2008 by Arjun Dev
  1. Bharat Ki Rajvyavastha by M. Lakshmikanth
  2. Bharat Ka Samvidhan: Ek Parichaya by DD Basu
  3. Hamari Sansad by Subhash Kashyap
  4. Bharat Ki Videsh Niti by VN Khanna
  1. Bharat Ka Bhugol by Spectrum
  2. Bharat Evam Viswa Ka Bhugol by Majid Hussain
  3. Bhautik Bhugol by Majid Hussain
  4. Orient Blackswan (Vishwa Atlas Laghu Sanskaran)
  1. Bhartiya Arthvyavastha by Ramesh Singh
Indian Society/Sociology
  1. Samajik Samasyayein by Ram Ahuja
  2. Samaj Ka Bodh (NCERT class 11)
  3. Samajshastra Parichaya (NCERT Class 11)
  4. Bhartiya Samaj (NCERT Class 12)
  5. Bharat Main Samajik Parivartan Aur Vikas (NCERT Class 12)
  1. Paryavaran Evam Paristhitiki: Civil Sewa Pariksha Hetu by Majid Hussain
  2. Paryavaran Evam Parishthiti by K Siddhartha
Science & Technology
  1. Vigyan Evam Prodhyogiki Ka Vikas – TMH – Sheelwant Singh
  1. Bharat Ki Aantrik Suraksha Aur Mukhya Chunautiyan by Ashok Kumar
  1. IAS Mukhya Pariksha Samanya Addhyan Paper 4 Nitishastra, Satyanishtha Aur Abhiruchi by Arihant

Hindi Sources For UPSC Current Affairs Material

Listed below are a few more IAS books in Hindi for GK/Current Affairs:

  • Lucent’s Samanya Gyan
  • Manorama Year Book 2019 – Hindi
  • Bharat 2020 – Publication Division (GOI)
  • IGNOU books
  • Yojana magazine/Kurukshetra (Hindi)

Also Read: Here’s The Hindi Optional Syllabus for UPSC along with The Paper Pattern


The above-mentioned UPSC IAS study materials in Hindi, books, and resources, although essential, are still a small subset of the total amount of information needed for successfully cracking the IAS exam. The candidates who belong to the Hindi-Medium category are the ones that are most comfortable and articulate in that language. Some of them even opt for Hindi Literature as their UPSC Optional Subject for their Mains.

These UPSC Hindi books list can help aspirants to prepare while being comfortable. Hindi medium aspirants should diligently look for and update their knowledge of current affairs from trusted sources. Take care to avoid grammatical errors in your answers. Also, take care to keep the language simple and clear. There is no need for flowery language. Keep it simple! Though, it shouldn’t be colloquial. To develop the right kind of language fit for writing answers, you have to practice lots of questions.

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