What is a good book for preparation of the TSPSC AEE AE for a civil student?

Which books are best for TSPSC AEE Civil Engineering exam?

TSPSC AEE exam is a very competitive exam and students need to prepare well to clear the exam. The candidates need to be dedicated to their goals. The candidates must prepare for the exam as per the exam pattern and syllabus.

TSPSC AEE Exam Pattern (Civil Engineering)

For the APPSC AEE exam students have to give two papers.

Paper-I – It is about General Studies and General Ability and students of all streams need to give this paper.

Paper-II – It is about the engineering branch candidate is applying for (Civil, Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering).

TSPSC AEE Civil Engineering Syllabus

To apply for these posts applicants must have a degree in Civil Engineering. Paper-I is common for all fields and Paper-II is related to civil engineering. The syllabus for the exam is given below:


  • Basic English (10th Class Standard)
  • International Events and Relations
  • Current affairs
  • Logical Reasoning - Analytical Ability and Data Interpretation
  • India’s Achievements in Science and Technology
  • Economic and Social Development of India and Telangana
  • Physical, Social, and Economic Geography of India and Telangana
  • Physical, Social and Economic Geography and Demography of Telangana
  • Environmental issues and Disaster Management
  • Indian National Movement -Socio-economic, Political and Cultural History of Modern India
  • Telangana Statehood Movement and formation of Telangana state-Socio-economic, Political and Cultural History of Telangana and its policies
  • Indian Constitution; Indian Political System; Governance and Public Policy
  • Social Exclusion policies, rights such as Gender, Caste, Tribe, Disability, etc.
  • Society, Arts Culture, Heritage and Literature of Telangana

Paper-II (Civil Engineering)

  • Surveying
  • RCC & Steel Structures
  • Fluid Mechanics & Hydraulics
  • Transportation Engineering
  • Building Materials & Construction
  • Soil Mechanics & Foundation Engineering
  • Estimation, Costing & Construction Management
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Hydrology & Water Resources Engineering
  • Strength of materials (SOM) & Theory of Structures

Best Books for TSPSC AEE exam (CIVIL Engineering)

The list of books given below is the best for the applicants to clear the TSPSC AEE exam:

  • Quantitative aptitude for competitive exam by R.S Agarwal
  • TSPSC General Studies and General Ability AEE exam by G.K publication
  • TSPSC AEE Civil Engineering by Vijeta Competitions Editorial Board
  • Telangana State Public Service Commission AEE exam Civil Engineering by G.K Publication
  • Telangana History & Culture by M. Ramanarayana

Other than this student must read newspapers regularly and also keep in mind your engineering syllabus. For more help students can join online coaching classes. These classes will surely be very beneficial for students. This video about preparation on Telangana history and Telangana movement can help students in the preparation of this section.

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