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 1837
2 Brexit - Good or a Bad Decision? 1612
3 Black Money in India 1414
4 Reliance Jio 4G- Changing the Indian Telecom Sector 3606
5 GST (Goods and Services Tax) in India 3177
6 Demonetization of 500 & 1000 Rupees Notes by Government of India 7865
7 One Billion and just One Gold Medal 3764
8 Is MBA necessary to be a Successful in Business? 2704
9 Technology creates Income Disparities 3085
10 Its Folly to be Wise where Ignorance is Bliss 1284
11 Is the World Ready for Cashless Currency? 4415
12 Is Automation in normal lives boon or bane? 2809
13 Consumer satisfaction should be achieved at any cost 1935
14 Quality or Marketing? 3124
15 Is Disruptive Innovation Sustainable? 1186
16 The Internet is an Exercise in Hype 1752
17 Does India deserve a Permanent seat in UN Security Council? 1256
18 Can 2050 witness a Developed India? 2110
19 Operational Efficiency vs Innovation 1116
20 Is Brain Drain really a disadvantage for a developing country? 2419
21 Speed test or Knowledge test, which is better? 1033
22 Smart Cities in India 4557
23 U.S. H1B L1 Visa Fee Hike & its Impact of the Indian IT Sector 1866
24 Payment Bank License – What it means for the Indian Banking Sector 1705
25 Is NITI AYOG serving able to replace Planning Commission 1266
26 Sometimes No Decision is also a Decision 1154
27 What if Red is White? 2672
28 Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code 2015 – Fighting Financial Distress 945
29 Refugee Crisis in Europe 1110
30 Ends Justify Means 899
31 Digital Equality in India is not Equal for All 1014
32 Fall in Crude Oil Prices and its Implications 1466
33 Is India's Nuclear Policy Progressive? 1041
34 Should Surrogate Advertising be Allowed? 1270
35 Is Work Experience Required for an MBA? 1027
36 Women Empowerment – A Cause for Increasing Divorces in India 4323
37 Texting Affects Vocabulary Negatively 1228
38 Impact of Chinese Spillover over the World 855
39 Does Morality have an Essence in Corporate Life? 926
40 Is StartUp Culture a Fad or a Trend Setter? 1418
41 Untouched Paradise: Bollywood for Aspiring Actors 770
42 OROP - One Rank One Pension 1902
43 Has the Seventh Pay Commission met its objective? 1413
44 FDI in Retail Sector a Boon or Curse? 1262
45 Honouring the National Anthem 1559
46 We will never be Corruption Free Society 2275
47 Management lessons cannot be taken in Classroom 1171
48 Indian Villages – Our Strengths or our Weaknesses 4489
49 Gold- Best Investment or a Bursting Bubble 1362
50 Impact of Lowering Oil Prices over World Economy 982
51 Euthanasia – Should it be Legalized? 1453
52 Was Paris COP21 Climate Conference a Success? 626
53 Is Marriage Losing it's Importance? 1459
54 India's Energy Security in the Future 1910
55 FDI in Indian Education Sector 1460
56 Is E-Learning a Substitute for Classroom Learning? 2619
57 Has Democracy Hampered India’s Growth? 1688
58 Is the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana Effective? 1287
59 B2B Commerce from a Global Perspective 659
60 Should India have a One Child Policy? 4368
61 US Presidential Elections 2016 5049
62 Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) - Merits and Demerits 613
63 Facebook Free Basics- Pros and Cons 1223
64 Commerce on Mobile. Is it the Future? 850
65 Brain Drain in India 3478
66 Swachh Bharat Abhiyan & its Effectiveness 10463
67 Reservations in India- Caste Based Vs Income Based 4791
68 Digital India - Whom Does it Benefit? 10903
69 Vegetarian vs Non Vegetarian 3782
70 Odd Even Rule in Delhi and Its Impact 4068
71 Learning by Doing in Education 935
72 Whether Digital Education has taken over Traditional Education? 1160
73 TV is no longer an idiot box? 2834
74 Industrial growth and Environmental care do not go hand in hand 2959
75 Is the permanent seat of UN Security Council necessary? 1061
76 Formulation of new States leads to Development 529
77 India needs more Job Creators than Job Seekers. 1439
78 Should the Public Sector be privatized? 2854
79 Decreasing Defence Expenditure and increasing Social Expenditure is the need of the hour? 1613
80 Is IPL a boon for Indian Cricket? 2922
81 Usefulness of Social Networking Website or just waste of time? 1804
82 Ban on Diesel cars by NGT in Delhi? 1500
83 Is it Right to Say “History is Written by the Victors”? 947
84 Is it Alright to Genetically Modify Crops? 853
85 Is India really One Nation? 1462
86 Can India Become the Human Capital of the World? 1362
87 I will do Whatever it Takes. In the End, it's Business 803
88 Are we progressing towards a World War 3? 1356
89 Is Hockey the national sport of India? 2418
90 Feminism vs. Women Rights 3671
91 Should all major Asian Countries join hand to form an Asian Union? 2089
92 Are we prepared to harness nuclear energy safely for our future? 952
93 Women are Better Leaders than Men 4542
94 Greece is the Maker of its own Peril 818
95 Unorganized Sector - Most Under-Served and Unprotected Workforce 891
96 Fate of Ecommerce 7524
97 Make in India vs Make for India 15594
98 Smart Phones- Painkiller or a Pain 5475
99 Should Commercialization of Space Travel be Allowed? 1349
100 Should We Continue Increasing the Number of IITs and IIMs? 1363
101 Is Social Media Actually Connecting People? 6514
102 Venture Capitalist Funding for Startups - A Bubble about to Burst? 1488
103 Will the Chinese Market Crash affect Global Business? 1568
104 Is Over Dependence on Technology Deteriorating the Human Brain? 1870
105 How safe are app-based cab services for customers? 1539
106 Will corruption in FIFA spoil football? 799
107 Is Internet a luxury or a right? 2589
108 Tesla Electric Cars- Will they Change the Way We Travel? 1787
109 Germany vs. Greece – A Relation Went Sour 906
110 Are E-Commerce Companies Right in Choosing the App-only Option? 1741