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 Global Warming and its Effect 56
2 Brexit - Good or a Bad Decision? 476
3 Black Money in India 285
4 Reliance Jio 4G- Changing the Indian Telecom Sector 1914
5 GST (Goods and Services Tax) in India 1499
6 Demonetization of 500 & 1000 Rupees Notes by Government of India 4899
7 One Billion and just One Gold Medal 2984
8 Is MBA necessary to be a Successful in Business? 2116
9 Technology creates Income Disparities 2508
10 Its Folly to be Wise where Ignorance is Bliss 984
11 Is the World Ready for Cashless Currency? 3411
12 Is Automation in normal lives boon or bane? 2081
13 Consumer satisfaction should be achieved at any cost 1500
14 Quality or Marketing? 2375
15 Is Disruptive Innovation Sustainable? 970
16 The Internet is an Exercise in Hype 1432
17 Does India deserve a Permanent seat in UN Security Council? 951
18 Can 2050 witness a Developed India? 1637
19 Operational Efficiency vs Innovation 870
20 Is Brain Drain really a disadvantage for a developing country? 1690
21 Speed test or Knowledge test, which is better? 690
22 Smart Cities in India 3722
23 U.S. H1B L1 Visa Fee Hike & its Impact of the Indian IT Sector 1225
24 Payment Bank License – What it means for the Indian Banking Sector 1422
25 Is NITI AYOG serving able to replace Planning Commission 946
26 Sometimes No Decision is also a Decision 853
27 What if Red is White? 1932
28 Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code 2015 – Fighting Financial Distress 771
29 Refugee Crisis in Europe 825
30 Ends Justify Means 698
31 Digital Equality in India is not Equal for All 757
32 Fall in Crude Oil Prices and its Implications 1166
33 Is India's Nuclear Policy Progressive? 797
34 Should Surrogate Advertising be Allowed? 1025
35 Is Work Experience Required for an MBA? 803
36 Women Empowerment – A Cause for Increasing Divorces in India 3443
37 Texting Affects Vocabulary Negatively 966
38 Impact of Chinese Spillover over the World 631
39 Does Morality have an Essence in Corporate Life? 668
40 Is StartUp Culture a Fad or a Trend Setter? 1109
41 Untouched Paradise: Bollywood for Aspiring Actors 595
42 OROP - One Rank One Pension 1534
43 Has the Seventh Pay Commission met its objective? 1214
44 FDI in Retail Sector a Boon or Curse? 950
45 Honouring the National Anthem 1112
46 We will never be Corruption Free Society 1783
47 Management lessons cannot be taken in Classroom 939
48 Indian Villages – Our Strengths or our Weaknesses 3632
49 Gold- Best Investment or a Bursting Bubble 1108
50 Impact of Lowering Oil Prices over World Economy 802
51 Euthanasia – Should it be Legalized? 1066
52 Was Paris COP21 Climate Conference a Success? 489
53 Is Marriage Losing it's Importance? 1087
54 India's Energy Security in the Future 1622
55 FDI in Indian Education Sector 1195
56 Is E-Learning a Substitute for Classroom Learning? 2136
57 Has Democracy Hampered India’s Growth? 1412
58 Is the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana Effective? 964
59 B2B Commerce from a Global Perspective 516
60 Should India have a One Child Policy? 3593
61 US Presidential Elections 2016 4669
62 Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) - Merits and Demerits 503
63 Facebook Free Basics- Pros and Cons 955
64 Commerce on Mobile. Is it the Future? 634
65 Brain Drain in India 2502
66 Swachh Bharat Abhiyan & its Effectiveness 8916
67 Reservations in India- Caste Based Vs Income Based 3778
68 Digital India - Whom Does it Benefit? 9095
69 Vegetarian vs Non Vegetarian 3103
70 Odd Even Rule in Delhi and Its Impact 3785
71 Learning by Doing in Education 740
72 Whether Digital Education has taken over Traditional Education? 826
73 TV is no longer an idiot box? 2049
74 Industrial growth and Environmental care do not go hand in hand 2423
75 Is the permanent seat of UN Security Council necessary? 873
76 Formulation of new States leads to Development 409
77 India needs more Job Creators than Job Seekers. 1044
78 Should the Public Sector be privatized? 2320
79 Decreasing Defence Expenditure and increasing Social Expenditure is the need of the hour? 1328
80 Is IPL a boon for Indian Cricket? 1949
81 Usefulness of Social Networking Website or just waste of time? 1389
82 Ban on Diesel cars by NGT in Delhi? 1287
83 Is it Right to Say “History is Written by the Victors”? 819
84 Is it Alright to Genetically Modify Crops? 727
85 Is India really One Nation? 1104
86 Can India Become the Human Capital of the World? 1162
87 I will do Whatever it Takes. In the End, it's Business 673
88 Are we progressing towards a World War 3? 1047
89 Is Hockey the national sport of India? 2086
90 Feminism vs. Women Rights 3034
91 Should all major Asian Countries join hand to form an Asian Union? 1908
92 Are we prepared to harness nuclear energy safely for our future? 816
93 Women are Better Leaders than Men 3809
94 Greece is the Maker of its own Peril 700
95 Unorganized Sector - Most Under-Served and Unprotected Workforce 769
96 Fate of Ecommerce 6716
97 Make in India vs Make for India 14583
98 Smart Phones- Painkiller or a Pain 4777
99 Should Commercialization of Space Travel be Allowed? 1174
100 Should We Continue Increasing the Number of IITs and IIMs? 1198
101 Is Social Media Actually Connecting People? 5390
102 Venture Capitalist Funding for Startups - A Bubble about to Burst? 1360
103 Will the Chinese Market Crash affect Global Business? 1406
104 Is Over Dependence on Technology Deteriorating the Human Brain? 1567
105 How safe are app-based cab services for customers? 1332
106 Will corruption in FIFA spoil football? 657
107 Is Internet a luxury or a right? 2069
108 Tesla Electric Cars- Will they Change the Way We Travel? 1559
109 Germany vs. Greece – A Relation Went Sour 761
110 Are E-Commerce Companies Right in Choosing the App-only Option? 1454