GATE Mechanical Engineering Reference Books – Syllabus Brief Information, Names, Authors and publishers etc.

Aspirants who want to attend GATE exam and pursuing bachelors of technology in Mechanical Engineering branch can visit this website for reference books. In this posting candidates of a Mechanical branch can have reference books for GATE. Have a look at GATE Mechanical Engineering.

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is an international Examination. This GATE exam is useful for M.Tech or M.E or other NITs throughout India. GATE exam is jointly conducted by the seven IITs (Indian Institute of Technology) and IISc (Indian Institute of Science) on behalf of the National Coordination Board-GATE, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), and Government of India. GATE score is important for the recruitment of many of the government and private organizations.

GATE Mechanical EngineeringGATE Full Form is Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering

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GATE Organizing InstituteIIT Guwahati
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Reference books are for the students who are going to write the GATE exam useful for their exam preparation. By these reference books, students can be happened to know which type and model of questions on which topic specifically. Students have a look on these reference books and prepare well for your GATE Exam.

GATE Code for a branch of Mechanical Engineering is “ME”

Let us now see the list of the best reference books for GATE Mechanical Engineering ME.

GATE Mechanical Engineering Reference Books

Name of the BookAuthor or Publication
General Aptitude: Quantitative Aptitude & ReasoningG.K. Publications
Objective English for Competitive Examination 5th EditionHari Mohan Prasad
Solved papers on verbal and numerical abilityMade Easy Team

Let us now see the list of books for Engineering Mathematics for GATE

Name of the BookAuthor Name
Advanced Engineering MathematicsRK Jain, SRK Iyengar
Engineering and Mathematics general aptitudeG.K. Publications
Higher Engineering MathematicsBandaru Ramana
GATE Engineering and MathematicsNodia and company
Advanced Engineering MathematicsErwin Kreyszig
Higher Engineering MathematicsB.S. Grewal
Advanced Engineering MathematicsHK Dass
Engineering Mathematics solved papersMade Easy Publications

Reference Books for mechanical Students on Applied Mechanics and Design Subject as follows.

Subject NameAuthor 1Author 2
Strength of materialsS. S. RattanR. K. Rajput
Engineering MechanicsS S BhavikattiS. Timoshenko, Sukumar Pati, D. H. Young, J.V. Rao
Theory of machinesR. S. KhurmiS S Rattan
Design – Design of machine elementsV B Bhandari
Vibrations – Mechanical VibrationsG.K. Grover

Reference Books on Fluid Mechanics and Thermal Sciences

SubjectBook nameAuthor Name





Engineering ThermodynamicsP.K. Nag
Thermodynamics: An Engineering ApproachYunus A. Cengel, Micheal A. Boles



Fluid Mechanics

Hydraulics and Fluid Mechanics Including Hydraulics MachinesP. N. Modi
Fluid MechanicsFrank White
A Textbook of fluid mechanics and Hydraulic MachinesR. K. Bansal


Heat and Mass TransferP. K. Nag
Heat and Mass TransferR. K. Rajput
Heat and Mass TransferR. C. Sachdeva






Textbook of Refrigeration and Air conditioningR K Rajput
Internal Combustion EnginesV. Ganesan
Gas Turbines and Propulsive SystemsGas Turbines and Propulsive Systems
Textbook of Refrigeration and Air-conditioningR. S. Khurmi, J. K. Gupta
Refrigeration and Air ConditioningC. P. Arora

Reference books on Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering

SubjectBook NameAuthor Name
Production engineeringProduction engineeringA.K. Malik
Production engineeringAmitabh Ghosh
Industrial EngineeringIndustrial engineeringO P Khanna
Engineering MaterialsA Text book of Material Science and MetallurgyO. P. Khanna
Material Science and MetallurgyU. C. Jindal
Operations ResearchIntroduction to management Science Operations ResearchMan Mohan P. K. Gupta Kanti Swarup

In the above article interested aspirants can know the importance of reference books and how useful these books are regarding Mechanical Engineering. Have a glance on these books and write your exam well.



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