In this post of Important Reference Books For UPSC CSE Civil Engineering Optional we endeavour to provide you with the list of best books for UPSC CSE Civil Engineering Optional.
UPSC IAS Exam is conducted in three phases- Prelims, Mains and Interview. It is known as the toughest exam in India. Optional subjects are considered as the indispensable piece of UPSC IAS Mains Exam.
The subject of Civil Engineering deals with topics like Engineering Mechanics, Strength of Materials and Structural Analysis. There are topics in Paper-II like Construction Technology, Equipment, Planning and Management.
Here are the list of Reference books you can follow.
|Engineering Mechanics: Statics and Dynamics – Irving Herman Shames|
|Strength of Material- Prof. S. Ramamrutham|
|Mechanics for Engineers- B Johnson|
|Structural Analysis- C. K. Wang|
|Limit state design of steel structures: S K Duggal|
|Design of steel structures: N Subramanian|
|Engineering Mechanics – McLean|
|Limit State Design – Ram Chandra|
|Soil Mechanics – K.R. Arora|
|Fluid Mechanics – Modi and Seth|
|Surveying – Punmia|
|Strength of Material – V. N. Vazaram|
|Basic and applied Fluid Mechanics-Garde|
|Theory of Structure: Volume- II – Vazirani and Ratwani|
|Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering – A Singh and K R Arora|
|Strength and Materials -UC. Jindal|
|Introduction to Mechanics of Solids – Crandall, Stephen, Lardner, Thomas|
|Engineering Hydrology – K. Subramanya|
|Irrigation Engineering – S.K. Garg|
|Strength of material – Gere and Timoshenko|
|Concrete Technology – M.S. Shetty|
|R.C.C. (WSM) – Syal and Goyal|
|R.C.C. (LSM) – A.K. Jain|
|Steel Structure – L.S. Negi|
|Prestressed Concrete – N. Krishna Raju|