Group Discussion Topic 2018

Group Discussion (GD) is an important part of the selection process of prominent B-Schools such as IIMs, XLRI Jamshedpur, MDI Gurgaon, NMIMS among others. The latest Group Discussion topics for MBA can be broadly classified as:

  • GD Topics on Business & Economy: It includes current trends in business and economy, major policy initiatives, latest business trends, and their impact globally and nationally.
  • GD Topics on Current Affairs & Politics: The GD topics on Current affairs may be based on national or international political development, Policies and issues which are highly debated in media.
  • GD topics on Social Issues: Issues which have a social implication, either positive or negative are covered in GD topics on Social issues.
  • GD Topics on Abstract Topics: These are the topics which have multiple interpretations and candidates can show their creativity and smart thinking.

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Following are the current GD topics which have appeared in 2018 Group Discussion and Writing Ability Test (WAT) process at premier B-Schools.

GD Topics 2018

Sr. No.
End of Globalization/ De-Globalization/ Nationalization
Business & Economy
IIM Bangalore, MDI Gurgaon, IIM Lucknow
Climate Change/Pollution
Social Issue
IIM Bangalore, IIM Trichy, TISS Mumbai
Retirement Homes: Do advantages of living in them outweigh the disadvantages?
Social Issue
Social Media: Impact on human behavior and society
Social Issue
IIM Ranchi, IIM Ahmedabad
Impact of technology on Jobs
Current Affairs
MDI Gurgaon, CAP process for New IIMs
#Me too campaign
Current Affairs
IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Calcutta,
Crypto Currency/ Bitcoin
Current Affairs
IMI Delhi
Banking Scams
Current Affairs
MDI Gurgaon
Mars Mission for India Justified?
Current Affairs
MDI Gurgaon
Decline in open spaces and playgrounds can lead to negative tendencies in children
Social Issue
IIM Ahmedabad
Knowledge is the biggest asset you can accumulate
Abstract Topic
IIM Lucknow
Is India ready for cashless Economy?
Business & Economy
Does Travelling help in generating ideas and experiential learning? 
Abstract Topic
CAP process for New IIMs
Abstract Topic
Death penalties for perpetrators of crime against women. Is it Justified?
Social Issue
IIM Indore

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100 Top GD Topics 2018
In addition to above latest GD Topics that have appeared in admission process at leading B-schools, experts have prepared a comprehensive list of 100 current GD Topics for Admissions 2018. Most of the GD topics are answered for your benefit. So click on the links below and prepare well for your GD round!

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