Postgraduate events

Find out about events for postgraduates and how to stay up-to-date with what's on.

Staff and students at socialising at the Exposure Prizegiving.
Staff and students at the Exposure Prizegiving.

Three Minute Thesis (3MT®)

Could you present an 80,000 word thesis in just 180 seconds? Three Minute Thesis challenges research students to do just that. This epic race against the clock is a thrill for participants and audience members alike, plus a valuable opportunity for research students to upskill and increase their research impact.

Find out more about Three Minute Thesis.

Doctoral Morning Tea (DMT)

The Doctoral Morning Tea is an opportunity for doctoral candidates from across the university to come together to share experiences - and to learn from those who have gone before them. Each month, a panel of current or recent doctoral candidates discusses key topics relevant to doctoral life.

Find out more about the Doctoral Morning Tea.

Doctoral workshops with Hugh Kearns

These doctoral-specific workshops by international researcher, presenter and academic Dr Hugh Kearns teach essential tools and strategies for doctoral success. Hugh only joins us twice a year so places are always in high demand.

Find out more at Doctoral workshops with Hugh Kearns.


Exposure is a student-led celebration of postgraduate research. Part showcase and part competition, Exposure gives postgraduate researchers to opportunity to share their work through presentation or poster and offers valuable awards for the best work.

Find out more about Exposure.

PGSA events

Joining the Postgraduate Students Association (PGSA) connects you with your peers and enables you to have a say in how the University is run. You could represent your community on a range of University committees, participate in exciting postgraduate events and - as a committee member - develop vital transferrable skills.  

Find out more online at Postgraduate Student Association.

Postgraduate Orientation

Postgraduate orientation is over, but we're still here to point you in the right direction when you need help. Find out where to go and who to talk to when you need support or advice in this handy downloadable guide.

Stay informed with Postgrad News

Postgrad News and Postgrad News: Doctoral edition are fortnightly newsletters for current postgraduates and current doctoral candidates. They keep you up-to-date with the development opportunities, events, news, information and resources that could help you make the most of your postgraduate or doctoral experience.

To sign up, send us an email from your student email account and let us know your ID or level of study.