Group discussion (GD) is an important form of group communication apart from seminars, meetings, conventions, symposia, panel discussions, conferences etc. Group discussions are conducted by organizations to find solutions to problems and to take suitable decisions. Owing to its importance, group discussion is used in the selection process in organizations and academic institutions. Though it is not aimed at selecting a few and rejecting many, this exercise is useful in creating an important impression in the minds of panelists regarding a candidate. So the students need to be aware of what a group discussion is, why it is conducted and how they should perform. Technocrats should understand that they need to work ...