Group Discussion (GD) Topics with Answers

The Group Discussion Section covers latest 100+ GD topics with answers. These group discussion topics are useful for MBA students, aspirants & professionals. All the topics are summarized with a conclusion and related facts. These are important while applying for a job, admission or any selection process and are on various aspects like business, management, politics, sports, education, technology etc. Each group discussion topic follows a conversation format among 5-6 candidates.


What is a Group Discussion (GD)?

Group discussion or GD is a debate or discussion among 3 or more people or candidates on a particular topic. Group discussion is selection process tool which is used to evaluate candidates based on certain qualities like knowledge, leadership, communication skills etc. Group discussions are used to shortlist candidates before interviews, MBA students for campus recruitments or by colleges to shortlist aspirants, where participation is in huge numbers.


How to prepare for a Group Discussion?

Preparing for a group discussion requires immense practice, learning, studying which can be done through mock GD’s and certain Group Discussion Tips.


Which are the important GD topics?

GD topics can be abstract, current affairs, news, subjects of historical importance etc. Below are more than 100 GD topics which can be used to prepare for a group discussion.

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1 Reliance Jio 4G- Changing the Indian Telecom Sector 214
2 GST (Goods and Services Tax) in India 139
3 Demonetization of 500 & 1000 Rupees Notes by Government of India 540
4 One Billion and just One Gold Medal 2352
5 Is MBA necessary to be a Successful in Business? 1624
6 Technology creates Income Disparities 1822
7 Its Folly to be Wise where Ignorance is Bliss 746
8 Is the World Ready for Cashless Currency? 2079
9 Is Automation in normal lives boon or bane? 1451
10 Consumer satisfaction should be achieved at any cost 1022
11 Quality or Marketing? 1701
12 Is Disruptive Innovation Sustainable? 759
13 The Internet is an Exercise in Hype 1102
14 Does India deserve a Permanent seat in UN Security Council? 700
15 Can 2050 witness a Developed India? 1313
16 Operational Efficiency vs Innovation 612
17 Is Brain Drain really a disadvantage for a developing country? 1080
18 Speed test or Knowledge test, which is better? 468
19 Smart Cities in India 2758
20 U.S. H1B L1 Visa Fee Hike & its Impact of the Indian IT Sector 508
21 Payment Bank License – What it means for the Indian Banking Sector 1143
22 Is NITI AYOG serving able to replace Planning Commission 671
23 Sometimes No Decision is also a Decision 640
24 What if Red is White? 1241
25 Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code 2015 – Fighting Financial Distress 626
26 Refugee Crisis in Europe 593
27 Ends Justify Means 508
28 Digital Equality in India is not Equal for All 551
29 Fall in Crude Oil Prices and its Implications 899
30 Is India's Nuclear Policy Progressive? 597
31 Should Surrogate Advertising be Allowed? 720
32 Is Work Experience Required for an MBA? 618
33 Women Empowerment – A Cause for Increasing Divorces in India 2347
34 Texting Affects Vocabulary Negatively 743
35 Impact of Chinese Spillover over the World 477
36 Does Morality have an Essence in Corporate Life? 517
37 Is StartUp Culture a Fad or a Trend Setter? 790
38 Untouched Paradise: Bollywood for Aspiring Actors 455
39 OROP - One Rank One Pension 1097
40 Has the Seventh Pay Commission met its objective? 1028
41 FDI in Retail Sector a Boon or Curse? 715
42 Honouring the National Anthem 686
43 We will never be Corruption Free Society 1209
44 Management lessons cannot be taken in Classroom 781
45 Indian Villages – Our Strengths or our Weaknesses 2562
46 Gold- Best Investment or a Bursting Bubble 866
47 Impact of Lowering Oil Prices over World Economy 647
48 Euthanasia – Should it be Legalized? 739
49 Was Paris COP21 Climate Conference a Success? 383
50 Is Marriage Losing it's Importance? 761
51 India's Energy Security in the Future 1209
52 FDI in Indian Education Sector 913
53 Is E-Learning a Substitute for Classroom Learning? 1638
54 Has Democracy Hampered India’s Growth? 1087
55 Is the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana Effective? 692
56 B2B Commerce from a Global Perspective 391
57 Should India have a One Child Policy? 2834
58 US Presidential Elections 2016 3554
59 Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) - Merits and Demerits 392
60 Facebook Free Basics- Pros and Cons 725
61 Commerce on Mobile. Is it the Future? 461
62 Brain Drain in India 1462
63 Swachh Bharat Abhiyan & its Effectiveness 6792
64 Reservations in India- Caste Based Vs Income Based 2686
65 Digital India - Whom Does it Benefit? 6580
66 Vegetarian vs Non Vegetarian 2348
67 Odd Even Rule in Delhi and Its Impact 3362
68 Learning by Doing in Education 565
69 Whether Digital Education has taken over Traditional Education? 631
70 TV is no longer an idiot box? 1374
71 Industrial growth and Environmental care do not go hand in hand 1807
72 Is the permanent seat of UN Security Council necessary? 722
73 Formulation of new States leads to Development 319
74 India needs more Job Creators than Job Seekers. 729
75 Should the Public Sector be privatized? 1857
76 Decreasing Defence Expenditure and increasing Social Expenditure is the need of the hour? 999
77 Is IPL a boon for Indian Cricket? 1549
78 Usefulness of Social Networking Website or just waste of time? 826
79 Ban on Diesel cars by NGT in Delhi? 1091
80 Is it Right to Say “History is Written by the Victors”? 719
81 Is it Alright to Genetically Modify Crops? 611
82 Is India really One Nation? 874
83 Can India Become the Human Capital of the World? 1012
84 I will do Whatever it Takes. In the End, it's Business 576
85 Are we progressing towards a World War 3? 827
86 Is Hockey the national sport of India? 1727
87 Feminism vs. Women Rights 2311
88 Should all major Asian Countries join hand to form an Asian Union? 1621
89 Are we prepared to harness nuclear energy safely for our future? 696
90 Women are Better Leaders than Men 2958
91 Greece is the Maker of its own Peril 616
92 Unorganized Sector - Most Under-Served and Unprotected Workforce 661
93 Fate of Ecommerce 5733
94 Make in India vs Make for India 13020
95 Smart Phones- Painkiller or a Pain 4036
96 Should Commercialization of Space Travel be Allowed? 1012
97 Should We Continue Increasing the Number of IITs and IIMs? 1009
98 Is Social Media Actually Connecting People? 4082
99 Venture Capitalist Funding for Startups - A Bubble about to Burst? 1216
100 Will the Chinese Market Crash affect Global Business? 1267
101 Is Over Dependence on Technology Deteriorating the Human Brain? 1315
102 How safe are app-based cab services for customers? 1034
103 Will corruption in FIFA spoil football? 548
104 Is Internet a luxury or a right? 1707
105 Tesla Electric Cars- Will they Change the Way We Travel? 1291
106 Germany vs. Greece – A Relation Went Sour 665
107 Are E-Commerce Companies Right in Choosing the App-only Option? 1241