Reference Books list

As you want to get the list of some of the best reference books to prepare for GATE Exam in Mathematics so here it is for you.


1. Linear Algebra
2. Calculus
3. Analytic Geometry
4. Ordinary Differential equation:
5. Dynamics, Statistics, and Hydrostatics
6. Vector analysis



1. Algebra
2. Real Analysis
3. Complex Analysis
4. Linear Programming
5. Partial Diff. Eqs. 
6. Numerical analysis and Computer Prog. 
7. Mechanics & Fluid dynamics


Other Important Books

Modern Algebra-A. R. Vashisth
Algebra-J N Sharma and S. N. Goyal
Linear Algebra-Schaum Series (Lipshutz) or Sharma and Vashisth
Matrices-Schaum Series (Frank Ayres) or Vashisth
Calculus-I. A. Menon
Coordinate Geometry-R. L. Soni
Solid Mechanism-Kazmioo
Mathematics Dictionary-James
Differential Equations-Schaum Series (Frank Ayres) or N. M. Kapur or Raisinghania
Numerical Analysis-S S Sastry
Complex Analysis-Schaum Series or J N Sharma
Operations Research-Kanti Swaroop or Manmohan
Differential Calculus-Gorakh Prasad
Analytical Solid Geometry-Shanti Narayanan
Text Book of Coordinate Geometry-Rai Ballabh
Mechanism-D. S. Mathur
Statistical Mechanism-Carson Horg



Real Analysis:

  • H.L. Royden
  • S C Mailk and Savita Arora

Linear Algebra:

  • Hoffman and Kunze
  • Schaum Series (3000 Solved Problems Book)

Complex Analysis:

  • Schaum Series
  • R.V.Churchill


  • Joseph A. Gallian
  • I. N. Herstein


  • G .F. Simmons

Ordinary Differential Equations:

  • G .F. Simmons
  • M.D. Rai Singhania

Partial Differential Equations:

  • Ian . Sneddon
  • M. D. Rai Singhania

Numerical Analysis:

  • Jain and lyenger

Calculus of Variations:

  • A. S. Gupta

Linear Integral Equations:

  • Shanti Swarup

Classical Mechanics:

  • H. Goldstein


  • S. C. Gupta