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 1083
2 GST (Goods and Services Tax) in India 820
3 Demonetization of 500 & 1000 Rupees Notes by Government of India 2731
4 One Billion and just One Gold Medal 2663
5 Is MBA necessary to be a Successful in Business? 1858
6 Technology creates Income Disparities 2155
7 Its Folly to be Wise where Ignorance is Bliss 865
8 Is the World Ready for Cashless Currency? 2868
9 Is Automation in normal lives boon or bane? 1729
10 Consumer satisfaction should be achieved at any cost 1202
11 Quality or Marketing? 2023
12 Is Disruptive Innovation Sustainable? 862
13 The Internet is an Exercise in Hype 1259
14 Does India deserve a Permanent seat in UN Security Council? 801
15 Can 2050 witness a Developed India? 1461
16 Operational Efficiency vs Innovation 746
17 Is Brain Drain really a disadvantage for a developing country? 1338
18 Speed test or Knowledge test, which is better? 577
19 Smart Cities in India 3243
20 U.S. H1B L1 Visa Fee Hike & its Impact of the Indian IT Sector 856
21 Payment Bank License – What it means for the Indian Banking Sector 1293
22 Is NITI AYOG serving able to replace Planning Commission 817
23 Sometimes No Decision is also a Decision 729
24 What if Red is White? 1613
25 Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code 2015 – Fighting Financial Distress 692
26 Refugee Crisis in Europe 700
27 Ends Justify Means 583
28 Digital Equality in India is not Equal for All 647
29 Fall in Crude Oil Prices and its Implications 1040
30 Is India's Nuclear Policy Progressive? 686
31 Should Surrogate Advertising be Allowed? 881
32 Is Work Experience Required for an MBA? 708
33 Women Empowerment – A Cause for Increasing Divorces in India 2886
34 Texting Affects Vocabulary Negatively 869
35 Impact of Chinese Spillover over the World 539
36 Does Morality have an Essence in Corporate Life? 595
37 Is StartUp Culture a Fad or a Trend Setter? 945
38 Untouched Paradise: Bollywood for Aspiring Actors 519
39 OROP - One Rank One Pension 1282
40 Has the Seventh Pay Commission met its objective? 1107
41 FDI in Retail Sector a Boon or Curse? 833
42 Honouring the National Anthem 889
43 We will never be Corruption Free Society 1542
44 Management lessons cannot be taken in Classroom 839
45 Indian Villages – Our Strengths or our Weaknesses 3121
46 Gold- Best Investment or a Bursting Bubble 989
47 Impact of Lowering Oil Prices over World Economy 721
48 Euthanasia – Should it be Legalized? 904
49 Was Paris COP21 Climate Conference a Success? 428
50 Is Marriage Losing it's Importance? 910
51 India's Energy Security in the Future 1394
52 FDI in Indian Education Sector 1062
53 Is E-Learning a Substitute for Classroom Learning? 1896
54 Has Democracy Hampered India’s Growth? 1261
55 Is the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana Effective? 809
56 B2B Commerce from a Global Perspective 447
57 Should India have a One Child Policy? 3225
58 US Presidential Elections 2016 4233
59 Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) - Merits and Demerits 444
60 Facebook Free Basics- Pros and Cons 812
61 Commerce on Mobile. Is it the Future? 539
62 Brain Drain in India 2008
63 Swachh Bharat Abhiyan & its Effectiveness 8028
64 Reservations in India- Caste Based Vs Income Based 3220
65 Digital India - Whom Does it Benefit? 7870
66 Vegetarian vs Non Vegetarian 2783
67 Odd Even Rule in Delhi and Its Impact 3595
68 Learning by Doing in Education 630
69 Whether Digital Education has taken over Traditional Education? 713
70 TV is no longer an idiot box? 1680
71 Industrial growth and Environmental care do not go hand in hand 2123
72 Is the permanent seat of UN Security Council necessary? 789
73 Formulation of new States leads to Development 358
74 India needs more Job Creators than Job Seekers. 849
75 Should the Public Sector be privatized? 2101
76 Decreasing Defence Expenditure and increasing Social Expenditure is the need of the hour? 1149
77 Is IPL a boon for Indian Cricket? 1723
78 Usefulness of Social Networking Website or just waste of time? 1029
79 Ban on Diesel cars by NGT in Delhi? 1186
80 Is it Right to Say “History is Written by the Victors”? 761
81 Is it Alright to Genetically Modify Crops? 666
82 Is India really One Nation? 980
83 Can India Become the Human Capital of the World? 1083
84 I will do Whatever it Takes. In the End, it's Business 618
85 Are we progressing towards a World War 3? 927
86 Is Hockey the national sport of India? 1921
87 Feminism vs. Women Rights 2619
88 Should all major Asian Countries join hand to form an Asian Union? 1763
89 Are we prepared to harness nuclear energy safely for our future? 751
90 Women are Better Leaders than Men 3358
91 Greece is the Maker of its own Peril 651
92 Unorganized Sector - Most Under-Served and Unprotected Workforce 710
93 Fate of Ecommerce 6277
94 Make in India vs Make for India 13881
95 Smart Phones- Painkiller or a Pain 4366
96 Should Commercialization of Space Travel be Allowed? 1074
97 Should We Continue Increasing the Number of IITs and IIMs? 1095
98 Is Social Media Actually Connecting People? 4725
99 Venture Capitalist Funding for Startups - A Bubble about to Burst? 1290
100 Will the Chinese Market Crash affect Global Business? 1328
101 Is Over Dependence on Technology Deteriorating the Human Brain? 1421
102 How safe are app-based cab services for customers? 1142
103 Will corruption in FIFA spoil football? 600
104 Is Internet a luxury or a right? 1864
105 Tesla Electric Cars- Will they Change the Way We Travel? 1408
106 Germany vs. Greece – A Relation Went Sour 713
107 Are E-Commerce Companies Right in Choosing the App-only Option? 1347