UNSW Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Finals

UNSW Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Finals

The 3 Minute Thesis (3MT) is an academic competition where Higher Degree Research (HDR) candidates have 180 seconds and one PowerPoint slide, to explain their research and demonstrate why it is important. The overall winner of the UNSW 3MT finals will go onto represent UNSW at the Asia Pacific competition at the University of Queensland, as well as the international Universitas 21 final.

Responsibilities

The 3 Minute Thesis (3MT) is an academic competition where Higher Degree Research (HDR) candidates have 180 seconds and one PowerPoint slide, to explain their research and demonstrate why it is important. Participants share knowledge with their peers and to the broader UNSW community.

How to get involved

Open to UNSW higher degree research candidates only

Application Dates and Application Forms

Position

UNSW 3 Minute Thesis (3MT) Finalist

Training

HDR candidates attend faculty training sessions and 3MT Master Class. The 3MT Master Class is a full day of practical training with UNSW academics.

Duration

Approximate start/finish dates and duration of commitment: Minimum 20 hours


Accreditation

Availability of activity

All year round

Type of activity

Competitions

Provider of activity

Other

Interest area

Arts & design, Marketing, media & communications, Writing & editing

Skills required and/or developed

Academic & scholarly skills, Cross-cultural & global citizenship, Interpersonal & communication, Organisational & time management


Contacts and more information

Website and Social Media

Contact Information: grs@unsw.edu.au

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