Nupur Kaushik Updated On: 16 Oct, 2018 11:54 IST
The Management Aptitude Test (MAT) is a national-level exam conducted by AIMA four times a year in the months of February, May, September, and December. When it comes to preparing for MAT, the first thing that applicants must do is finding the right study material for preparation. CollegeDekho has, therefore, compiled a list of the best books for MAT preparation.
In order to score well in the entrance exam, applicants must shortlist books that cover all the topics as prescribed in the MAT syllabus. Books can be the best medium to help candidates successfully qualify this examination. While selecting the books, the applicants must also ensure that they have adequate sample papers of MAT, previous year question papers, etc.
While selecting the books to study for MAT 2018, one factor that candidates must keep in mind is that the language used in the books has to to be simple.
It must cover all the topics that are part of the syllabus of MAT Exam.
The candidates must also shortlist books based on the authors who are renowned in the field of education.
In order to achieve authentic and correct explanations of important subjects, it is always advisable to compare the contents and topics of books of two or more books. It also helps in cross-checking the information of the book and the study material.
Always choose the latest edition books in order to get updated contents and information of the examination.
Best Books for Language Comprehension:
Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension by Nishit K. Sinha
Word Power Made Easy by Norman Lewis
Verbal Ability & Comprehension by Disha Publication
Best Books for Mathematical Skills:
How to Prepare for Quantitative Aptitude by Arun Sharma
The Pearson Guide to Quantitative Aptitude by Dinesh Khattar
Best Books for Data Analysis & Sufficiency:
How to Prepare for Data Interpretation by Arun Sharma
Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency by Ananta Ashisha
Best Books for Intelligence & Critical Reasoning:
Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning by Gajendra Kumar
A Modern Approach to Logical Reasoning by R.S. Aggarwal
Best Books for Indian & Global Environment:
The Mega Yearbook by Disha Experts
Manorama Year Book by Mammen Mathew
Apart from the books mentioned above, applicants must refer to some magazines such as Business Line, India Today, Competition Success Review, etc. and newspapers such as Economics Times, The Hindu, Times of India etc. to enhance their preparation.