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For CS Foundation Exam Preparation, ICSI is providing excellent study material in PDF format on their site. But so many students asking me for best reference books for CS Foundation Exam preparation.

cs foundation reference books

For CS Foundation Exam Preparation, ICSI is providing excellent study material in PDF format on their site. But so many students asking me for best reference books for CS Foundation Exam preparation.

Our suggestion is there are no other best suggested books other than ICSI’s study material for exam preparation. But if you want to gain more knowledge on subjects or want to do self-preparation of CS Foundation then here are our suggestions.

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Reference books for CS Foundation

Below we are providing some best reference books or suggested books for the CS Foundation students for all the subject. Check out the reference books in subject-wise.



  1. M.C. Shukla  A Manual of Mercantile Laws; Sultan Chand & Company, New   Delhi.
  2. N.D. Kapoor Mercantile Law; Sultan Chand & Co., New Delhi.
  3. N.D. Kapoor & Dinkar Pagare Business Laws and Management; Sultan Chand & Sons
  4. M.C. Kuchha Mercantile Law; Vikas Publishing House, New Delhi.
  5. Daniel Albvoverove Legal Aspects of Business; Oxford University Press.
  6. Poonam Gandhi Business Studies; Dhanpat Rai & Company Private Limited, Delhi.
  7. NCERT Business Studies Text Book for Class 10+2
  8. D. Chandra Bose Business Laws; PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd
  9. Richard Blundel & Nigel Lockett Exploring Entrepreneurship; Oxford University Press.



  1. N.C. Jain, Saakhshi Management: Theory and Practice; A.I.T.B.S. Publishers, Delhi.
  2. L.M. Prasad Principles and Practice of Management.
  3. Raj Kumar Basic Business Communication; Excel Publication.
  4. M.C. Shukla Business Organisation & Management; Sultan Chand & Co., New Delhi.
  5. J.S. Chandan Management Theory & Practice; Vikas Publishing House Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi.
  6. Madhurima Lal and Shikha Sahai Entrepreneurship; Excel Publication.
  7. Andrew Crane & Dirk Matten Business Ethics, 3rd Edition; Oxford University Press.
  8. Mory Sankar Mukerjee Business Communication; Oxford University Press.
  9. Meenakshi Raman & Prakash Singh Business Communication, 2nd Edition, Oxford University Press.
  10. Ashok K. Nadhani Business Ethics and Business Communications; Taxmann Publications Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi.
  11. S. Balachandran, Raja, Nair Ethics, Indian Ethos and Management; Shroff Publication.
  12. K. K. Sinha Business Communication Galgotia Publishing Company Ltd.
  13. Varinder Kumar & Bodh Raj Business Communication & Organisation Management.
  14. Reddy, Appannaiah & Nagaraj Raja Rao Essentials of Business Communication Himalaya Publishing House.
  15. Ramesh M.S., Pattanshetti Business Communication; R. Chand & Co., 1, Ansari Road, Daryaganj, New Delhi.
  16. R.C. Bhatia Business Communication; AES Publishers, Daryaganj, New Delhi.
  17. R. Satya Raju & A. Parthasarthi Management – Text and Cases, PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd.


  1. P.C. Tripathi & P.N. Reddy Principles of Management; Tata McGraw Hills Publishing Company Ltd., New Delhi.
  2. Peter F. Drucker Management, Tasks Responsibilities Practice
  3. Joseph M. Putti Management: A Functional Approach
  4. Oxford University Press The Concise Oxford Dictionary; 2nd Edition.
  5. Cambridge University Press Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary.
  6. Nick Battley The Oxford English Grammar; Oxford University Press.
  7. Herta A. Murphy Effective Business Communication; Herbet W. Hildebrandt McGrawHill International Editions.
  8. Collins (Publishers) The New Collins Thesaurus; Latest Edition.
  9. Merriam-Webster Incorporated Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Thesaurus.
  10. Asha Kaul Business Communication, PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd.

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  1. H.L. Bhatia Micro Economic Theory; Modern Publisher, Gulab Bhawan, 6, Bahadurshah Zafar Marg, New Delhi.
  2. M.L. Jhingan Micro Economic Theory; Konark Publishers Pvt. Ltd., A-149, Vikas Marg, Shakarpur, New Delhi-110 092.
  3. S.K. Agarwala Economic System and Micro Economic Theory; Galgotia Publishing Company, 6A/4, WEA, Karol Bagh, New Delhi.
  4. Atmanand Managerial Economics; Excel Publication
  5. D.M. Mithani Macro Economics; Himalaya Publishing House
  6. D.M. Mithani Money Banking, International Trade and Public Finance; Himalaya Publishing House, Ramdoot, Dr. Bhalerao Marg, Girgaon, Bombay-400 004.
  7. Ruddar Datt & K.P.M. Sundaram Indian Economy; S. Chand & Company Ltd., Ram Nagar, New Delhi.
  8. S. P. Gupta, P. K. Gupta & Man Mohan Quantitative Techniques; Sultan Chand & Sons, 23, Daryaganj, New Delhi.
  9. R. S. Bhardwaj Business Statistics, Excle Books, A-45, Narayana Phase-I, New Delhi
  10. A. K. Agarwal & Sahib Singh Fundamental of Statistics; Frank Sons, Daryaganj, New Delhi.
  11. B. M. Agarwal Quantitative Techniques, Sultan Chand & Songs Pvt. Ltd., Daryaganj, New Delhi.
  12. Dr. Vivek Mittal Business Environment; Excel Publication
  13. I.C. Dhingra & V. K. Garg Economic Development & Planning in India.
  14. S. P. Gupta Statistical Methods; Sultan Chand & Sons, New Delhi.


  1. Twelfth Five Year Plan Approach Paper Government of India Publication.
  2. Economic Survey (Latest) Government of India Publication.



  1. M. C. Shukla, T. S. Grewal & S. C. Gupta Advanced Accounts Vol. I, S. Chand & Company Ltd., Ram Nagar, New Delhi-55.
  2. R. L. Gupta & V. K. Gupta Financial Accounting, Sultan Chand & Sons, New Delhi – 2.
  3. J. R. Monga Financial Accounting – Concepts & Applications; Mayoor Paperbacks, A-95, Sector 5, Noida (U.P.)
  4. Paresh Shan Financial Accounting for Management; Oxford University Press.
  5. S. N. Maheshwari & S.K. Maheshwari Advanced Accounting, Volume I; Vikas Publishing House (Pvt.) Ltd., Jangpura, New Delhi-14.
  6. S. P. Jain & K.L. Narang Advanced Accounting, Volume I; Kalyani Publishers, Daryaganj, New Delhi – 2.
  7. Ashok Sehgal & Deepak Sehgal Advanced Accounting (Financial Accounting); Taxmann’s, New Delhi.
  8. S. Jayaraman Financial Accounting; Excel Publication
  9. Aruna Jha Student’s Guide to Auditing & Assurance, Taxmann Publications Pvt. Ltd., New Rohtak Road, New Delhi.
  10. S.D. Sharma Auditing Principles & Practice, Taxmann Publications Pvt. Ltd., New Rohtak Road, New Delhi.
  11. Anand G. Srinivasan Auditing, Taxmann Publications Pvt. Ltd., New Rohtak Road, New Delhi.
  12. S. Sundharababu, S. Sundharsanam A Handbook of Practice Auditing, S. Chand & Company, New Delhi


  1. T. P. Ghosh, A. Banerjee & K.M. Bansal Principles and Practice of Accounting, Galgotia Publishing Company, New Delhi-5.
  2. P. C. Tulsian Financial Accounting, Sultan Chand & Company, New Delhi.
  3. R. Narayanaswamy Financial Accounting – A Managerial Prospective; PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd
  4. Ashish K. Bhattacharyya Essentials of Financial Accounting; PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd


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FAQs regarding CS Foundation reference books

Is there any official ICSI study material? Where can I find it?

Yes, ICSI provides official study material. You can access it here.

Where can I get additional study material for CS Foundation?

You can download CS Foundation study material here.

What is the CS Foundation syllabus?

CS Foundation syllabus consists of the following subjects:
1) Business Environment & Entrepreneurship
2) Business Management, Ethics, and Communication
3) Business Economics
4) Fundamentals of Accounting and Auditing

Where can I get CS Foundation previous year question papers?

We have compiled the previous year question papers of CS Foundation exams. You can download them here.

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