An 80,000 word thesis would take 9 hours to present. Your time limit.....3 minutes.
What is it?
Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) is a fast paced and exciting speech competition that challenges post graduate candidates to summarise the significance of their thesis work/research project in three minutes for a panel of judges and a diverse audience. You are allowed one single Powerpoint slide as a visual aid. Refer to the Rules section for full details.
Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) is an academic competition developed by the University of Queensland (UQ) Australia. For more information on the origins of the competition, please visit Three Minute Thesis.
Why participate in 3MT?
Helps you develop a response to the question...What is your research about?
Opportunity to develop and practice public speaking
Looks excellent on your CV
Allows you to think creatively about your thesis
Listen to Kate Blackwood share her experience - 3MT Finalist 2015
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