Best Books for CA CPT 2019

Diksha Nautiyal Updated On: 07 Sep, 2019 13:59 IST

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Best Books for CA CPT 2019

With a lot of choices in the market, selecting the best books for CA CPT 2019 becomes a tough task. It is a crucial step in the process of preparation for CA CPT 2019, as candidates can not begin with the preparation process without the books to study. The books can be categorized in ‘Good to buy’ and ‘Not good to buy’ categories by taking into account some factors. These factors determine whether a book would be helpful in the preparation or not. 

Candidates are suggested to commence their preparation process as no time later than now could be better to begin with the process. Keeping in mind the date of examination candidates are advised to first go through the pattern of CA CPT 2019 and then the syllabus of the exam to begin preparing for the examination. It would be more helpful to create a study plan and for that, syllabus plays an important role. 

Based on the syllabus of CA CPT 2019, given below are books that can serve the purpose of preparation in a better way. Candidates are advised to go through the page to access lists of section-wise best books for CA CPT 2019. Aspirants must also be mindful of the factors mentioned below to know how they can select the best books for the examination. 

How to Select the Best Books for CA CPT 2019

There are certain points that need to be considered to select the best books for CA CPT 2019. Candidates must know the factors that decide which book should be bought to help proceed with the preparation process and which not. Following points explain how these factors are important to consider while purchasing the best books for CA CPT 2019.

  • Check the date of publication of the book. Books with old publication dates might not contain the right and updated content. Search for the one with the latest date of publication for updated and revised content.

  • Cross-check the content of books with the syllabus of CA CPT 2019 prescribed by the conducting authority of the exam.

  • It would be more beneficial for candidates to compare the contents of two or more books with each other. This will help them decide which book contains topics that are the closest to the syllabus, easy to comprehend and good to buy.

  • Books that cater to a particular section of the exam contain more elaborative information than the common books. Try looking for these kinds of books.

  • Make sure that the author or publication house has good credibility and recognition in the market. Hence, it would be advisable to go for renowned authors and publication houses. 

  • Go for the books that contain sample papers in them. Experts advise using such books for better exam preparation.

  • The study material provided by celebrated coaching institutes is also considered as a good source of information.

Best Books for CA CPT 2019 Preparation

The Chartered Accountant Common Proficiency Test (CA CPT) 2019 comprises of two sessions. In each session, questions are asked from four different subjects. Mentioned below is a list of the best books to prepare for CA CPT 2019 subject-wise.

Best Books for CA CPT 2019 Preparation for Fundamentals of Accounting

  • Shuchita Solved Scanner For CA CPT English by Amar Omar, Rasika Goenka for 2017 exam

  • Padhuka – Basics of Accounting for CA CPT by G. Sekar & B Saravana Prasath Edition: 2017

  • S Chand Grewal CA CPT by M P Gupta and B M Agarwal ( Edition: 2016 )

  • Tata McGraw Hill Fundamental of Accounting By PC Tulsian Bharat Tulsian Edition: 2016

  • ICAI CPT Model Test Papers of Fundamentals of Accounting

  • ICAI CPT Mock Test Papers

  • ICAI’s CPT Fundamentals of Accounting Study material

  • TMH – Eduex Mock Test Series: CA – CPT Paperback by Tmh Eduex

  • Grewals Accountancy: Common Proficiency Test  by M. P. Gupta and B. M. Agarwal

Best Books for CA CPT 2019 Preparation for Mercantile Law

  • Taxmann CA CPT Mercantile Laws by V K Jain Edition: Mar 2017

  • Padhuka MCQ Bank by G Sekar and B Saravana Prasath Edition Sept 2016

  • Bharat Mercantile Law By T Padma K P C Rao Edition 2016

  • Tata McGraw-Hill Mercantile Laws for CA CPT by P C Tulsian Edition 2017

  • S Chand Mercantile Laws for CA CPT by P P S GOGNA for December 2017 exam

  • ICAI CPT Model Test Papers of Mercantile Law

  • ICAI CPT Law Mock Test Papers

  • ICAI’s CPT Mercantile Law Study material

Best Books for CA CPT 2019 Preparation for General Economics

  • Taxmann – General Economics by P M Salwan & Pranjal B Deshpande Edition: March 2017

  • Bharat – General Economics By T Padma K P C Rao Edition 2017

  • Padhuka – Basics of General Economics for CA CPT by G Sekar, B Saravana Prasath

  • ICAI CPT Model Test Papers of General Economics

  • ICAI CPT Economics Mock Test Papers

  • CPT General Economics Study material by ICAI

Best Books for CA CPT 2019 Preparation for Quantitative Aptitude

  • Quantitative Aptitude Mathematics With Short Tricks By CA Rajesh Jogani Edition 2017

  • Bharat – Quantitative With MCQ By T Padma K P C Rao Edition 2016

  • Padhuka – Practical Guide on Quantitative Aptitude for CA CPT by G Sekar & B Saravana Prasath

  • ICAI CPT Model Test Papers of Quantitative Aptitude

  • ICAI CPT Quantitative Aptitude Mock Test Papers

  • CPT Quantitative Aptitude Study material by ICAI

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