3 Minute Thesis Competition

An 80,000 word thesis would take 9 hours to present. Their time limit... is 3 minutes

3MT logo3 Minute Thesis (3MT®) is an academic competition developed by The University of Queensland (UQ), Australia.
The University of Leicester is hosting its own 3 Minute Thesis competition for the fourth time in 2017.

Entries will be judged on their ability to communicate research in a non-technical way, their ability to communicate something of the presenter's own excitement for their research area, their ability to engage the audience, and their ability to use the three minutes as effectively as possible.

This year, the competition will place 31 May 2017 in the Rattray Lecture Theatre.

The competition will run from 10:00 to 15:00* and lunch will be provided.

If you would like to attend the competition to watch the participants, please fill out the booking form.


* The competition may finish at an earlier than scheduled time if all participants have completed their presentations.

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