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Three Minute Thesis competition for second and final year PhD candidates

(23 February 2018)

The Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition challenges PhD candidates to present a compelling oration on their thesis topic and its significance in just three minutes, with one static PowerPoint slide. The competition is open to all active second and final year PhD candidates (including candidates whose thesis is under submission) by the date of their first 3MT presentation in the heats.

Developed by The University of Queensland, 3MT competitions are now held in over 600 universities and institutions across 63 countries worldwide.

Key Dates

The University of Manchester Heats - 22 and 25 May 2018

The University of Manchester Final - 8 June 2018

There are a limited number of places available per faculty and these will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Applications will be accepted until 5pm on Friday 20 April or until all places have been allocated.

  • You can find our more and register on StaffNet.