Essay Topics for Ashoka University

Ashoka University is a pioneer in its focus on providing a liberal education, aiming to help students become well-rounded individuals who can think critically about issues from multiple perspectives. The admission process of Ashoka University consists of an Interview round, which consists of on the spot essay – Mandatory (30 minutes), Ashoka Aptitude Test – Mandatory, optional for SAT/ACT takers (90 minutes) and Panel Interview. In this articles, we bring essay topics asked in On the spot essays in previous years:
  • Economic gap
  • Rural Urban divide
  • Freedom of Speech in India
  • Gender fluidity
  • You're the richest person in India and have been asked by the government to part with your wealth
  • Equality of opportunity in India
  • Right to privacy in India
  • Whether graffiti can be considered art
  • How effective are the warnings on cigarette packets?
Other Important topics:
Abstract:
  • We live in deeds not in years
  • What cannot be measured cannot be managed
  • An investment in knowledge pays the best interest- Benjamin Franklin
  • Your attitude determines your success
  • Ethics and code of conduct are just words
  • India's liberalization -India 's balance sheet
  • India's economic performance has been overrated especially in the past 10 years
  • More Indians have mobile phones than toothbrushes
  • Methods to alleviate poverty?
  • Happiness does not depend upon wealth and status
  • Man vs Nature
  • Freakonomics
  • What it means to be an Indian?
  • India and the world
Factual:
  • Reservation: A Social Boon or Bane?
  • Advantages and Disadvantages of  Demonetization policy
  • Impact of  Brexit on Indian Economy
  • Describe the relevance of  BRICS and its future
  • Cauvery dispute and its solutions
  • Gram Uday Se Bharat Uday Abhiyan
  • Words are Sharper than the two-edged sword
  • How is digitization strengthening Indian Democracy?
  • 100 percent FDI in E-commerce - what it means to retail business?
  • Make in India- vs Incredible India
  • GST bill : Pros & Cons
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