References Mains



  • Chapter-I : Introduction : Mohit Bhattacharya : New Horizons of Public Administration
    Nicholas Henry : Public Administration and Public Affairs Special Issues of Indian Journal of Public Administration
  • Chapter-II : Theories of Administration: D. Ravindra Prasad, V.S. Prasad and P. Satyanarayana
    Administrative Thinkers, D. Gvishiani Organisation and Management: A Critique of Western Theories
  • Chapter-III : Structure of Public Organizations : R.K. Jain : Public Sector Undertakings
    and Mohit Bhattacharya : New Horizons of Public Administration
  • Chapter-IV : Administrative Behaviour : Paul Hersey : Organisational Behaviour
    Stephen P. Robbin : Organisational Behaviour
  • Chapter-V : Accountability and Control : Mohit Bhattacharya
    New Horizons of Public Administration, Special Issues of Indian Journal of Public Administration on Accountability
  • Chapter-VI : Administrative Public Administration: Massey : Administrative Public Administration or M.P. Jain : Administrative Public Administration,
  • Chapter-VII : Administrative Reforms : P.R. Dubbashi
    Administrative Reforms G.E. Gaiden : Administrative Reforms
  • Chapter-VIII : Comparative Public Administration
    Ferrel Heady : Public Administration-A Comparative Perspective
    R.K. Arora : Comparative Public Administration
  • Chapter-IX : Development Administration : Ferrel Heady : Public Administration – A Comparative Perspective or R.K. Arora : Comparative Public Administration
  • Chapter-X : Public Policy : IGNOU Lessons on Public Policy R. K. Sapra : Public Policy
  • Chapter-XI : Personnel Administration
    O Glenn Stahl : Public Personnel Administration
    S. L. Goel : Personnel Administration in India.
  • Chapter-XII : Financial Administration
    M. J. K. Thavaraj, Public Financial Administration
    G.S. Lal : Financial Administration in India
    IGNOU Lessons on Financial Administration

Paper II

  • Chapter-I : Evolution of Indian Administration
    N. Puri Administrative History of India (Vol. I, II )
    (Volume. III)
  • Chapter-II : Constitutional Framework – D. D. Basu An Introduction to the Constitution of India
  • Chapter-III : Union Government and Administration – Central Administration by A. Avasthi
  • Chapter-IV : State Government and Administration – J.D. Shukla State Administration
  • Chapter-V : District Administration – T.N. Chaturvedi District Administration and Special Issue of Indian Journal of Public Administration on District Administration
  • Chapter-VI : Local Government – S.R. Maheswari Local Government in India
  • Chapter-VII : Public Sector in India – R. K. Jain Public Sector Undertakings, Annual Survey on Public Sector of Department of Public Enterprises
  • Chapter-VIII : Public Services – S.L. Goel Personnel Administration in India
  • Chapter-IX : Control of Public Expenditure
    J. K. Thavaraj Financial Administration
    IGNOU Lessons on Financial Administration
  • Chapter-X : Administrative Reforms
    R. Dubbashi Administrative Reforms
    S. R. Maheswari Administrative Reforms
    Special Issue of Indian Journal of Public Administration on Administrative Reforms
  • Chapter-XI : Machinery for Planning; A. Avasthi Central Administration
  • Chapter-XII : Administration of Public Administration and Order
    K. Sharma Public Administration and Order Administration in India
    K. J. Guha Roy, District Policing
  • Chapter-XIII : Welfare Administration
    Annual Reports of Department of Social Welfare
  • Chapter-XIV : Major Issues in Indian Administration -Good Governance
    Special Issue of Indian Journal Public Administration on Indian Administration, Retrospect and Prospect

Topic Wise Books

  1. Indian Administration – Ramesh K. Arora & Rajni Goyal.
  2. Indian Administration – S.R. Maheswari.
  3. Administrative Theory – Avasti & Avasti
  4. Public Administration – Avasti & Maheswari.
  5. Administrative Thinkers – R. Prasad and Prasad.
  6. Administrative Thinkers – S.R. Maheswari.
  7. Public Administration – Sadan and Sharma
  8. Local Government – S.R. Maheswari.
  9. New Horizons of Public Administration – Mohit Bhattacharya.
  10. Public Administration Theory and concepts – Rumki Basu
  11. Indian Constitution – D.D. Basup (or) Pandey.
  12. Public Administration and Public Affairs – Nicholas Henry.
  13. Modern Public Administration – Nigro and Nigro.

General Reference Books

  • Public administration in theory and practice – M.P. Sharma and B.L Sadan
  • Public administration – Mohit Bhattacharya
  • Modern public administration – Nigro and Nigro
  • Theories and principles of administration : Administrative thinkers – Prasad & Prasad
  • Principles of management – Terry and Frankline
  • Administrative Behaviors: Managing organizational behavior – Paul Hersey & Kenneth Blanchard
  • Personal Administration – Public personal administration – O. Glennstal
  • Financial administration: Financial administration of India – M.J.K. Thavaray
  • Comparative administration: public administration a comparative perspective – Ferrel Heady or Comparative public administration – Ramesh
  • Control over administration: Public administration – Avasthi & Maheswari
  • Central administration in India: Central administration – A. Avasthi
  • Civil Services in India: Indian administration – S.R. Maheswari, State
  • District and local administration: State administration – J.D. Shukla
  • District administration — S. S. Khera
  • Local Government in India – S.R. Maheshwari
  • Laxmikant’s guide (for clearing conepts)
  • IGNOU Study Materials
  • IJPA articles on relevant topics
  • Current News Papers


  1. Agricultural Economics and Farm Management
  2. Soil Science – D.K Das or Brady
  3. Agronomy by Yellamananda Reddy
  4. Plant Breeding by B.D. Singh
  5. Genetics by B.D.Singh
  6. Physiology by Pandey & Singha
  7. Introduction to Horticulture – Kumar
  8. Handbook of Agriculture by ICAR
  9. Agricultural Extension Education in India
  10. Pathology – Singh
  11. Entomology – Vasantha Raj & David
  12. The Hindu – Survey of Indian Agriculture
  13. Agriculture Statistics – Dept. of Agri. and coop. statistics at a glance –
  14. Special Issue of Agriculture by The Hindu


Paper – I

Unit I : Animal Nutrition

  1. Practical Animal Nutrition – Vishal Mudgal
  2. Analytical Techniques in Animal Nutrition – Tiwari S
  3. Analytical techniques in Animal Nutrition Research – N N Pathak, D N Kamra, N Agarwal, R C Jakhmola
  4. The Mineral Elements in Animal Nutrition – Ernest Browning Forbes
  5. Studies in Animal Nutrition: Changes in Chemical Composition on Different Planes of Nutrition – Charles Robert Moulton
  6. The Balance Between Inorganic Acids and Bases in Animal Nutrition – Ernest Browning Forbes
  7. The Utilization of Calcium Compounds in Animal Nutrition – Anonymous
  8. Principles Of Animal Nutrition And Feed Technology – Reddy
  9. Basic Animal Nutrition and Feeding

Unit II: Animal Physiology

  1. On the Motion of the Heart and Blood in Animals – William Harvey

Unit III: Animal Reproduction

  1. Perspectives in Animal Ecology and Reproduction (Vol. 4) – V. K.Verma, Anil Gupta
  2. Reproduction in Domestic Animals – Perry T Cupps
  3. Semen of animals and its use for artifical insemination – James Anderson

Unit IV: Live Stock Production and Management

  1. Commercial Dairy Farming to Produce Milk – Eiri Board
  2. Profits, Costs, and the Changing Structure of Dairy Farming – James MacDonald, Erik O’Donoghue
  3. Principles Of Dairy Management – Rao. P Venkateshwara
  4. Dairy Farming For Milk Production Technology – EIRI Board
  5. Commercial Egg Farming from Practical Experiences – Sydenham George Hanson

Unit V: Genetics and Animal Breeding

  1. Animal Genetics Vol 19 – International Livestock Research Institute
  2. Analytic Genetics of Animal Development – Gurchan Singh Sandhu
  3. Principles Of Genetics & Animal Breeding – Khan Fh, Singh A
  4. Principles of Animal Genetics and Population Genetics – Dr R. Thiagarajan

 Paper – II

Unit I : Anatomy, Pharmacology and Hygiene

  1. Text-Book of Histology Including the Microscopic Technique – Philipp Stoehr
  2. Animal Cell Culture and Technology – Michael Butler
  3. Introduction to Vertebrate Embryology – Waldo Shumway
  4. Textbook of Vertebrate Embryology – Majumdar
  5. Poultry Diseases, with a Chapter on the Anatomy of the Fowl – Benjamin Franklyn Kaupp
  6. Clinical Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics Concepts and Applications – Rowland
  7. Applied Biopharmaceutics & Pharmacokinetics – Leon Shargel, Andrew B.C. Yu, Susanna Wu-Pong
  8. Veterinary Hygiene – Robert George Linton

Poultry Culture, Sanitation and Hygiene – Benjamin Franklyn Kaupp

Unit II: Animal Diseases

  1. The Prevention and Treatment of Diseases of the Domestic Animals Including Etiology and Symptoms – Kenelm Winslow
  2. Advances in Medical and Veterinary Virology, Immunology, and Epidemiology – Thankam Mathew
  3. Pets at Risk: From Allergies to Cancer, Remedies for an Unsuspected Epidemic – Albert J. Simpson, Alfred J. Plechner, Martin Zucker
  4. Vet Epidemiology – Thrusfield
  5. Epidemiology, Diagnosis and Control of Helminth Parasites of Swine – Allan Roepstorff
  6. A Text-Book of the Diseases of the Small Domestic Animals – Oscar Victor Brumley
  7. Anaesthesia & Narcosis of Animals and Birds – Frederick Thomas George
  8. IAP Guidebook on Immunization 2013-14 – Vashishtha V.M
  9. Advanced Pathology & Treatment of diseases of Domestic Animals – C D N Singh
  10. Animals and Medicine: The Contribution of Animal Experiments to the Control of Disease – Jack Botting
  11. Farm Animal Health and Disease Control – J.H. Galloway
  12. Livestock Disease Control – With Information on the Classification, Causes and Prevention of Livestock Diseases
  13. Diseases of Animals; A Book of Brief & Popular Advice on the Care & the Common Ailments of Farm Animals – Nelson Slater Mayo
  14. Poultry Diseases, Causes, Symptoms and Treatment, with Notes on Post-Mortem Examinations – E J Wortley

The Care of Animals; A Book of Brief and Popular Advice on the Diseases and Ailments of Farm Animals-Nelson Slater Mayo

Unit III: Veterinary Public Health

  1. Zoonoses : Bacterial Diseases – Sudhi Ranjan Garg
  2. Zoonoses : Parasitic and Mycotic Diseases – Sudhi Ranjan Garg
  3. Epidemiology, Diagnosis and Control of Helminth Parasites of Swine-Allan Roepstorff
  4. Veterinary Ethics and Jurisprudence – Kirti Dua

Unit IV: Milk and Milk Products Technology

  1. Methods and Standards for the Production and Distribution of “Certified Milk.”
  2. Pasteurization and Milk Preservation, with a Chapter on Selling Milk – John Henry 1848 Monrad
  3. Pasteurization of Milk and Cream for Direct Consumption – Harry Luman Russell
  4. Standardization of Milk and Cream – Erf Oscar
  5. The Principles of Modern Dairy Practice from a Bacteriological Point of View – Grotenfelt Gsta
  6. The Modern Milk Problem in Sanitation, Economics, and Agriculture – Joseph Scott Macnutt
  7. The Modern Milk Problem in Sanitation, Economics, and Agriculture – Macnutt Joseph Scott
  8. Milk and Dairy Product Technology – Edgar Spreer
  9. Milk and Milk Products: Technology, Chemistry, and Microbiology – Jane Sutherland, Alan Varnam
  10. Modern Technology Of Milk Processing & Dairy Products – NIIR Board
  11. H.B. of Milk Processing Dairy Products and Packaging Technology – EIRI Board
  12. Production Processing and Marketing of Milk and Milk Products – Rajendra Kumar Pandey

 Unit V: Meat Hygeine and Technology

  1. Text-Book of Meat Hygiene – Richard Heinrich Edelmann
  2. Meat Hygiene – Kavita Marwaha
  3. Meat Hygiene and Food Safety – Mhd Rashid, R Agarwal
  4. The Complete Book on Meat Processing And Preservation with Packaging Technology – NIIR Board of Consultants & Engineers
  5. Principles Of Meat Technology – Singh V P
  6. Technology of Chicken Meat and Poultry Products – Himadri Panda
  7. Meat And Meat Products: Technology, Chemistry And Microbiology-Sutherland Jane P, Varnam Alan H
  8. Poultry Products Technology – Mountney G J
  9. Poultry Products Technology – Jeanne M Miller
  10. The Marketing of Poultry Products – A Collection of Articles on the Business Methods of the Poultry Keeper