GD Topics: Group Discussion Topics 2021

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GD Topics: 100+ Latest Group Discussion Topics 2021


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Are your preparing for MBA Entrance Process for MBA Admissions 2021? Do you know that apart from MBA Entrance Exam Scores (CAT, MAT, CMAT scores), good MBA college check your General & Business Awareness and your ability to communicate effectively? Group Discussion, Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interviews are modes by which MBA college check your General & Business Awareness and your communication ability.


IIMs, XLRI, MDI, SPJIMR and all other prominent MBA colleges conduct Essay Writing, Extempore Speech, Personal Interview on latest current affairs topics, that are similar to GD Topics. So, by preparing for Group Discussion, you are in fact preparing for the entire Personal Assessment (PI) Round of all MBA colleges. CAT Toppers like Anushree Naik (CAT 2019: 98.2%, now studying at IIM Ahmedabad) have used solved GD Topics. So, make sure you too benefit from this rich resource.


So, to help you do well in GD Topics preparation for MBA admissions,, India’s No 1 Portal, has prepared 100+ Latest Group Discussion Topics 2021. These topics, listed below, are also useful for Bank and other competitive entrance exams. So, continue reading. 

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Latest GD Topics 2021: COVID 19 Second Wave, COVID Vaccination, Budget, Economy and more

Year 2020 was an eventful year, to say the least! And there are plenty of important developments in 2021 too. Check latest solved GD Topics on Central Vista Redevelopment ProjectIs India a Failing State? Opinions Vs FactsBad Bank in IndiaIndia - the Pharmacy Capital of the World​Coronavirus: Impact of Second Wave in IndiaEconomic Survey 2021, ​Slowdown in Indian EconomyPrivatization of Public Sector in IndiaIs A Borderless World Practically Impossible?


US General Election, Are Crises and Emergencies Trigger to big reforms?, Manufacturing in India: An Idea whose time has comeNational Education Policy (NEP) 2020 are also hot GD Topics 2021. All these topics are solved in links below. More such topics will be added soon. So, bookmark this page for your GD Topic preparation.


Type of GD Topics
Before we progress, here is a quick overview on types of GD Topics. GD Topics for MBA Admission include topics on Current Affairs, Business & Economy, Social Issues and even Abstract Topics as below:

Read Latest Group Discussion Topics for MBA Admission 2021
Check list of 100+ latest GD Topics and be ready for your MBA Admission process. We are continuously adding new topics and updating new developments in topics. We have also researched Past Year’s GD Topics from IIMs and other MBA Admission process. So, bookmark this page for your GD Topic preparation.


Business & Economy

  1. Bad Bank in India: Is it good solution to wipe off NPAs?
  2. Union Budget 2021: Key Highlights, Analysis, Pros & Cons – GD Topic
  3. GD Topic: Economic Survey 2021 – Top Highlights
  4. Gig Economy: Statistics, Why is it growing, Pros & Cons, Impact of Covid 19
  5. Facebook Reliance Jio Deal: Will it help to boost Business Growth in India?
  6. Telecom Sector Trouble in India: Good or Bad for Economy
  7. Coronavirus: 'Black Swan' of Global Economy; How it Impacts India?
  8. Slowdown in Indian Economy: Temporary or Structural?
  9. 5 Trillion Economy: The Vision, Challenges and Roadmap for India
  10. Union Budget of India: What is “Budget” and Key Features of Budget 2020
  11. Impact of Technology on Jobs: Will Automation & Artificial Intelligence reduce or increase Jobs?
  12. Crypto Currency: A bright future or just a fad?
  13. Globalization: An Opportunity or a Threat?
  14. The IT Industry in India -Will it create more jobs in the future?
  15. Banks Merger in India: Is it good for Indian Economy?
  16. Is FDI Good for Indian Economy?
  17. Universal Basic Income: Is this a good idea for India?
  18. India improves Ease of Doing Business Ranking: Real progress or Chimera?
  19. RBI Autonomy: Is the Government out to Impound its Autonomous Status? 
  20. The Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill 2017
  21. Startup India: Boosting Entrepreneurship
  22. Make in India: The idea will make India a manufacturing hub
  23. Sensex: Sensitivity has nothing to do with economy and society?
  24. E-commerce: Discounts are harmful in long run?
  25. Privatization of Public Sector in India: A right step or selling family silver?
  26. RCEP Agreement: Right step for national interest or running away from competition?

National Current Affairs

  1. Is India a Failing State? Opinions Vs Facts
  2. India - the Pharmacy Capital of the World​
  3. GD Topic: National Education Policy 2020 – Impact on Higher Education Sector
  4. E-Learning: A substitute for Classroom Learning? Advantages and Disadvantages of Online Learning
  5. Union Budget 2021: Key Highlights, Analysis, Pros & Cons – GD Topic
  6. Coronavirus: Impact of Second Wave in India; Vaccination Drive Status, Challenges, Next Steps
  7. Chinese App Banned in India – Pros and Cons
  8. Lock Down: Will it check Coronavirus spread in India?
  9. Citizenship (Amendment) Act 2019: What, Why, When and Whom; Relationship with NRC explained
  10. Article 370 Abrogation: Correcting old folly or thrusting nationalistic agenda?
  11. Single Use Plastic Ban?
  12. One Nation One Election: Benefits are more for India
  13. EVMs Vs Paper Ballots: Which one is Better to Use?
  14. Fake News will kill Social Fiber of India unless checked
  15. Modicare: Affordable healthcare or a piped dream?
  16. Bullet Train: Does India really need it?
  17. Mission to MARS: Can India afford spending a fortune on such projects?
  18. Linking of Aadhaar: Is making Aaadhar mandatory a good idea?
  19. Delhi Air Pollution: Man made Crisis or fall out of industrialization?
  20. Chandrayaan 2: A failed mission or a stepping stone for future glory?

Social Issues

  1. English must be the only Official Language of India
  2. Nirbhaya Gang Rape: Death penalties for perpetrators of crime against women. Will it reduce crime?
  3. Free Metro Ride for Women: Step for Women Empowerment or a Political Gimmick
  4. Shortage of Open Spaces and Playgrounds Lead to Negative Tendencies in Children
  5. Women Empowerment & Gender Justice
  6. Swachh Bharat Mission: Success is still at Large
  7. Social Media: A boon or a bane for society and individuals
  8. Beti Bachao Beti Padhao
  9. Browsing at Workplace affects productivity
  10. Social Activism is necessary for survival of democratic society
  11. India needs a uniform civil code
  12. Net Neutrality is essential to make India Digital
  13. Smart City Project will give wings to growth
  14. Gender bias in portraying Women in Advertisements
  15. India needs a uniform civil code

Abstract Topics: Group Discussion Topics

  1. Friends, Enemy or Frenemies?
  2. Hard Work Vs Smart Work
  3. Me Too Campaign: Tool to Trap or Breaking Silence to Win the War
  4. Your failures can be your stepping stones or your stumbling blocks
  5. GD Topic: Ethics or Profit?
  6. GD Topic: Zero (0)
  7. Black or Grey
  8. Work- Life Balance is a Myth
  10. Roses are red, crows are black
  11. Water or Oxygen
  12. East or West India is the best
  13. Patience: A virtue in Business and Management.
  14. Innovation Vs Invention: What is more important?
  15. Change is the only constant
  16. Freedom is a myth
  17. Fact Vs Opinion: There are no facts only opinions
  18. Leader or Follower
  19. Strategy or Execution
  20. Means or End
  21. Effective manager or Ethical Manager
  22. It was a bright, cold day in April and the clocks were striking thirteen.
  23. Red is red, blue is blue and never the two shall meet
  24. Brevity is the soul of wit


  1. Is A Borderless World Practically Impossible?
  2. US Trade Policy: Is Trump creating World Trade War?
  3. TRUMP-KIM SUMMIT: Will De-Nuclearization Instill World Peace?
  4. Hong Kong Protests: Rebel against China or pro-democracy fight?
  5. 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. 

How to prepare for GD Topic:
Before we give you 100 top GD Topics 2021 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.


100 Top GD Topics
In addition to above latest GD Topics that have appeared in MBA admissions, experts have prepared a comprehensive list of 100 current GD Topics with answers for Admissions 2021. So, click on the links below to read.. You can also download PDF of list of Top 100 GD Topics for MBA 2021. 

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