The Best book for World Physical Geography Upsc

If you want to understand better World Physical Geography for your department or competitive exams, then you need to take the help of good geography books to understand the concepts and revise well.

To help you get better marks in Geography here is a popular list of geography books that are available on Amazon.

1. Certificate Physical and Human Geography Goh Cheng Leong

This is the most famous book for the aspirants who prepares for the Indian Civil Services. It covers different topics in Physical Geography in great detail and in simple language.

This allows the students to get depth knowledge in Physical Geography. Also, this book is a great choice for one who needs deep knowledge of Physical Geography.

Basically, this book is divided into two sections. The first section covers the Basics of physical geography and the second section covers different climatic zones across the world.

Also, this book life and daily activities of people around the different geographical locations. Example People in Canada do mostly fishing and lumbering for their lives. etc

2. Fundamentals of Physical Geography by Majid Hussain

This book is quite bulky, but it covers almost all the areas required for the Upsc Prelims and Mains in Physical Geography. Majid Hussain, is a famous name among the Upsc aspirants. This book is written in accordance with the latest resources available. Also has a lot of great diagrams for easy understanding.

One downside of this book is it is quite bulky and pages come easily due to its size and binding.


Before reading the above-mentioned Reference book, Kindly read “Fundamentals of Physical Geography” Ncert Textbook, to know the basics for Upsc related kinds of stuff.

* * All the Notes in this blog, are referred from Tamil Nadu State Board Books and Samacheer Kalvi Books. Kindly check with the original Tamil Nadu state board books and Ncert Books.