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Group Discussion (GD) is an important part of MBA selection process. GD Topics for MBA including topics on Current Affairs, Business & Economy and even Abstract topics to check the creativity of college students. Read below for 100 latest Group Discussions Topics 2020 with answers for your MBA 2020 selection. 


Type of GD Topics
There are four types of GD Topics for MBA:

Hot GD Topics for MBA 2020
Top MBA colleges in India go on changing their area of GD topics every year. IIMs, XLRI, FMS, IIFT have their preferences for GD topics in MBA admission 2020. Some of the Hot GD topics expected in Group Discussion round 2020 in top MBA colleges are in the areas of Business & Economy, National & Social Affairs, International Affairs. The expected GD topics 2020 are shared below:  

Business & Economy

  1. Coronavirus: 'Black Swan' of Global Economy; How it Impacts India?
  2. Slowdown in Indian Economy: Temporary or Structural?
  3. 5 Trillion Economy: The Vision, Challenges and Roadmap for India
  4. Disinvestment on CPSE central public sector enterprises: Good step to augment public expenditure or selling family silver?
  5. RCEP Agreement: Right step for national interest or running away from competition?
  6. India improves Ease of Doing Business Ranking: Real or chimera?

Nation & Society

  1. Citizenship (Amendment) Act 2019: What, Why, When and Whom; Relationship with NRC explained
  2. Article 370 Abrogation: Correcting old folly or thrusting nationalistic agenda?
  3. Nirbhaya Gang Rape: Death penalties for perpetrators of crime against women. Will it reduce crime?
  4. Single Use Plastic Ban?
  5. Delhi Air Pollution: Man made Crisis or fall out of industrialization?
  6. Chandrayaan 2: A failed mission or a stepping stone for future glory?


  1. Hong Kong Protests: Rebel against China or pro-democracy fight?
  2. US China Trade Talks: A political drama or renegotiation of rules of game?

Past GD Topics in IIMs, XLRI, MDI and other Top B-schools
The GD topics as appeared in the Group Discussion rounds in top MBA colleges including IIMs are shared below. It is expected that the GD Topics on similar lines could be placed in Group Discussion round 2020 in top MBA colleges. 

Sr. No. Topic B-schools
1 Poverty in India: Facts, Causes, Effects, Solution IIMs
2 Indian Economy in 2018-19: Performance & Policies of Modi Regime IIMs
3 Agriculture Role in India and Subsidies: Problems & Challenges IIMs
4 Women Empowerment & Gender Justice: Addressing the Equality Challenges IIMs
5 End of Globalization/ De-Globalization/ Nationalization IIM Bangalore, MDI Gurgaon, IIM Lucknow
6 Climate Change/Pollution IIM Bangalore, IIM Trichy, TISS Mumbai
7 Retirement Homes: Do advantages of living in them outweigh the disadvantages? TAPMI, IIM Indore
8 Social Media: Impact on human behavior and society IIM Ranchi, IIM Ahmedabad
9 Impact of technology on Jobs MDI Gurgaon, CAP process for New IIMs
10 #Me too campaign IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Calcutta,
11 Crypto Currency/ Bitcoin IMI Delhi
12 Banking Scams MDI Gurgaon
13 Mars Mission for India Justified? MDI Gurgaon
14 Shortage of Open Spaces and Playgrounds Lead to Negative Tendencies in Children IIM Ahmedabad
15 Knowledge is the biggest asset you can accumulate IIM Lucknow
16 Is India ready for cashless Economy? IIFT
17 Travelling: Helps in Generating Ideas and Experiential Learning CAP process for New IIMs
18 Zero XLRI
19 Death penalties for perpetrators of crime against women. Is it Justified? IIM Indore

How to prepare for GD Topic:
Before we give you 100 top GD Topics 2020 with answers, lets briefly discuss how to prepare for GD Topics. First GD preparation tip is, Read, Read, and Read! The more aware you are, better will be your chances. Second, practice with your friends on the how to participate in a live GD.. Read more about GD Tips and How to Prepare.

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100 Top GD Topics 2019
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