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List of Best Books for GATE Mechanical Engineering (ME) 2022

Updated: 26.05.2021 By: Team Gatenotes

Here's the article that we shared a list of the best GATE Mechanical Books to Crack the GATE Exam. All books are recommended by the previous year GATE toppers who have achieved their goals by following those books. We suggest you follow the right book and right author if you want to crack GATE 2022 exam with high score. Check out the list of important books, editions, author's name, and the advantages of following these books.

Best Books for GATE Mechanical Engineering (ME) 2022

GATE Mechanical Notes [PDF] - Made Easy / ACE Academy Class Notes

The list of GATE mechanical Books are based on the following important considerations-
1. Popularity and Standard book,
2. Recommended by GATE Toppers,
3. Easy to learn and understand the concepts.

Topic Book Name Author

Thermal Science  

Engineering Thermodynamics 

P.K. Nag

Fluid Mechanics

Introduction to Fluid Mechanics & Fluid Machines 

S. K. Som

Theory of Machines & Vibration

Theory of Machines 

S S Rattan

Strength of Materials

Strength of Materials 

Dr. B.C. Punmia, Ashok Kumar Jain, Arun Kumar Jain

Manufacturing

Production Technology 

R.K. Jain

Heat Transfer

Fundamentals of Engineering Heat and Mass Transfer 

R.C. Sachdeva

Engineering Mechanics & Engineering Material

Materials Science And Engineering 

I P Singh

Engineering Mechanics 

S. Timoshenko, D.H. Young, J.V. Rao, Sukumar Pati

Machine Design

Design of Machine Elements 

V Bhandari

Industrial Engineering

Industrial Engineering and Management 

O. P. Khanna

Engineering Mathematics

Higher Engineering Mathematics 

B. S. Grewal

Aptitude

A Modern Approach to Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning (Edition: Revised)

R.S. Aggarwal

Quantitative Aptitude For Competitive Examinations 

R.S. Aggarwal

GATE 2022 Syllabus for Mechanical Engineering (ME)
GATE 2021 Mechanical Engineering Question Papers (Available) with Solution, Download PDF!

GATE Mechanical Notes [PDF] - Made Easy / ACE Academy Class Notes

Subject-Wise Weightage for GATE Mechanical 2022

GATE aspirants should also understand the GATE examination pattern along with GATE Exam Syllabus to understand the weighting of each topic subject-wise and to score better marks in the GATE Mechanical Exam.

With GATE Mechanical subject-wise Weightage Analysis, students can put proper effort into the topics that carry more marks and effectively prepare.

A thorough understanding of Mechanical Subject's subject weighting can help GATE candidates achieve a good rank in the GATE exam and qualify for Postgraduate Programs or secure jobs in PSU companies.

GATE SUBJECTS GATE 2013 GATE 2014 GATE 2015 GATE 2016 GATE 2017 GATE 2018 GATE 2019 GATE 2020 GATE 2021
Engineering Mathematics* 15% 13% 12% 15% 14.5% 13.5% 14% 13.5% 10%
Engineering Mechanics 3% 5% 6% 4.6% 3% 3.5% 4% 4% 3%
Mechanics Of Material* 5% 6% 8% 11.6% 9% 11% 9% 5.5% 6%
Machine Design 7% 2% 4% 2.6% 6.5% 4% 6% 6% 7%
Theory Of Machines & Vibrations* 8% 13% 9% 7.3% 8.5% 7.5% 9.5% 8% 8%
Fluid Mechanics 6% 9% 7% 8% 9.5% 9.5% 7% 7.5% 6%
Thermal Engineering* 10% 11% 12% 11.3% 10% 11% 9.5% 13% 12%
Heat Transfer 10% 6% 6% 7.3% 5.5% 3.5% 6.5% 4.5% 6%
Manufacturing Engineering* 15% 16% 16% 14.3% 14% 16.5% 15% 16.5% 17%
Industrial Engineering 6% 4% 5% 4.5% 4.5% 5% 4.5% 6.5% 7%
General Aptitude* 15% 15% 15% 15% 15% 15% 15% 15% 15%
GATE Mechanical Notes [PDF] - Made Easy / ACE Academy Class Notes

GATE Exam Pattern 2022: Key Highlights

Particulars Details

Examination Mode

Computer Based Test (CBT)

Duration

3 Hours

Number of Subjects (Papers)

27

Sections

General Aptitude (GA) + Candidate’s Selected Subject

Type of Questions

  • 1. Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
  • 2. Multiple Select Questions (MSQ) and/or
  • 3. Numerical Answer Type (NAT) Questions

Questions test these abilities

  • 1. Recall
  • 2. Comprehension
  • 3. Application
  • 4. Analysis and Synthesis

Number of Questions

10 (GA) + 55 (subject) = 65 Questions

Distribution of Marks in all Papers EXCEPT papers AR, CY, EY, GG, MA, PH, XH and XL

General Aptitude: 15 Marks + Engineering Mathematics: 13 Marks + Subject Questions: 72 Marks = Total: 100 Marks

Distribution of Marks in papers AR, CY, EY, GG, MA, PH, XH and XL

General Aptitude: 15 Marks + Subject Questions: 85 Marks = Total: 100 Marks

Marking Scheme

All of the questions will be of 1 mark or 2 marks

GATE Mechanical Notes [PDF] - Made Easy / ACE Academy Class Notes

Check also GATE Mechanical Notes & don't forget to take GATE Mock Test, to stay ahead in the competition.

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