Three Minute Thesis Competition

Could you explain your entire thesis in 180 seconds, using just one static PowerPoint slide? Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) is a fun and fast-paced research communication competition originally developed by The University of Queensland.

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It's time to get involved! Find out everything you need to know about the 2019 3MT competition, including faculty heat dates and useful resources.

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Get to grips with the judging criteria for the 3MT® Competition.

Judging criteria
2017 awardees: Minh Do (Masters Runner-up), Akshat Shah (Masters Winner), Miriam Seifert (Doctoral Winner), Elba Ramirez (People's Choice Winner) and Joohyun Park (Doctoral Runner-up)

Watch the winning presentations from our 2017 competition - the perfect inspiration for anyone hoping for success in 2018!

2017 winners

Competition rules and conditions of entry.

Read the rules
2016 3MT winner, Kate Riegle Van West

Videos of our 3MT® winners from previous years.

Explore past winners