Best Books for CLAT PG 2022

Books are the best resources for preparing for any entrance examination and the Common Law Admission Test for PG is not the exception for the same.

Considering the change in paper pattern in the last few years, you should opt for the recently updated books, as old books will not suffice the information required to crack this prestigious examination.

In this post we have curated the best books for CLAT PG, to assist in your preparation.

Highly Recommended Books for CLAT PG 2022

In the CLAT PG exam, the questions will be primarily based on Constitutional Law, Jurisprudence, Administrative Law, Law of Contract, Torts, Family Law, Criminal Law, etc.

There are a few books available in the market, which you can get by either visiting the nearest Book shop or by just a click on any renounced e-commerce website.

However, as these books were published as per the old exam pattern, they do not cater to 180 degrees approach required as per the new pattern.

So, keeping in mind the revised pattern of CLAT PG, you can refer to the comprehensive MCQ Test Series for LLM designed specially keeping in mind the new exam pattern and syllabus, prepared by the LegalEdge team.

Not only this, but this mock test series will also help you in the following ways:

  • This consists of one free mock with a detailed explanation.
  • Video Analysis of all the mocks, where you will encounter different important concepts and recent case laws discussion.
  • All the mocks are designed keeping in mind the new pattern of the CLAT PG examination.
  • Not just this, you will also get a list of important topics relevant for CLAT PG 2022, which you can focus more on at the time of revising the concepts taught in your Law school and the inevitable Bare Acts. 

The following are some of the best books for CLAT PG that you can refer to while preparing for the above subjects.

Singhal's S. S. Hand Books for LLM Entrance Exam

This book covers all the subjects as per the CLAT PG Syllabus. Also, the book provides the previous year's question papers and practice set question papers for each subject.

Along with this book, you can also refer to our subject-wise mock test series curated by the expert faculty at LegalEdge.

Practicing these test series will help in your preparation and help you to get a seat in top National Law Universities in India.

Universal Guide to LLM Entrance Exam(Both old and revised Pattern)

This book covers all the topics per the latest CLAT PG Paper Pattern. There are around 5000 practice MCQs that will strengthen your last-minute preparation.

After preparing all the topics from the above book, you can refer to this book during your revision time.

Ashok Jain Guide for LLM Entrance Exam

This book by Ascent publications is written in a comprehensive language which will be really helpful for those preparing for the LLM entrance exam. 

It provides both subjective questions as well as multiple-choice questions as per the syllabus. The book extensively covers the following topics.

  • Law of Contract
  • Law of Torts
  • Indian Penal Code
  • Hindu Law
  • Muslim Law
  • International Law
  • Constitutional Law
  • Jurisprudence

Singhal's Solved Paper for LLM Entrance Test (AILET, DU LLB, CLAT, ILI)

This book published by Singhal's law publication provides the previous year's paper. Though you can find the previous year's papers in this book, you will not get a detailed explanation of the same.

The mock test series by LEGALEDGE LLM makes sure that you take every single paper as the real exam. In this way, you can build your confidence levels and increase speed.

S.S. HandBook For LL.M. Entrance Exam Based On New Syllabus By Vishal Singh.

This book mainly covers topics such as Constitutional Law, International Law, Partnership, Jurisprudence, Environmental Law, Law of Contract, Information Technology, Sale of Goods, Law of Torts, etc.

This book is beneficial for CLAT PG and other law entrance exams like AILET, DU LLB.

All chapters are arranged serially under each subject. Also, it will provide practice question papers as per the latest syllabus and pattern.

Subject-wise Books for CLAT PG 2022

In the CLAT PG exam, there are 6 fixed subjects: Constitutional Law, Law of Torts, Jurisprudence, Indian Penal Code, Contract Law, and International Law.

Apart from these subjects, you will be tested on other law subjects like Property Law, Hindu Law, Environmental Law, Sale of Goods, etc.

Check out the table below to know the list of best books to follow for CLAT PG 2022 entrance exam.

Subject Author/Publisher
Indian Penal Code PSA Pillai or Ratanlal & Dhirajlal 
Contract Law Avtar Singh or R.K. Bangia
Family and Property Law Poonam Pradhan 
Torts R.K. Bangia
Administrative Law P Massey 
Constitution K. Jain (Dukki) Part – I & II
Public International Law K. Jain
Jurisprudence K. Jain or Salmond

Best Books for CLAT PG (Objective & Subjective)

Usually, the CLAT PG question paper will have both objective and subjective questions. However, the subjective part has been removed from the last two years.

You can refer to the following books while preparing for the CLAT PG 2022.

Subject Author/Publisher
Decoding The Jurisprudence Sudipta Bhowmick
Multiple Choice Questions On Constitution Of India Universal Publications
Law Of Contract And Specific Relief Universal Publications
Indian Penal Code K D Gaur
Law of Torst B M Gandhi
Constitution Book J.N. Pandey
Studies in Jurisprudence and Legal Theory N.V. Paranjape
Text Book on International Law Rakesh Kumar Singh