Vitae Three Minute Thesis® competition

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About 3MT®
Vitae 3MT® competition

About 3MT®

Three Minute Thesis challenges doctoral candidates to present a compelling spoken presentation on their research topic and its significance in just three minutes.

®3MT is an academic competition developed by the University of Queensland, Australia. Its success has led to the establishment of local and national competitions in several countries.

Since 2014 Vitae have proudly hosted the UK ®3MT competition which is the culmination of finalists from Vitae member Higher Education Institutions throughout the UK.

Competition rules and branding requirements

3MT Resources

Inspirational tips and advice from previous finalists and as a researcher developer organising the competition

Vitae 3MT FAQ's

Benefits of running a 3MT competition

Latest: Read these top tips for communicating research in this useful guide to presenting your research effectively and with confidence Taylor & Francis

How much impact can the competition have?

Vitae 3MT® competition archives
Vitae 3MT® previous winners

Vitae 3MT® competition archives