3-Minute Thesis (3MT®)

The 3-Minute Thesis (3MT®) is a research communication competition that challenges students to communicate the significance of their projects without the use of props or industry jargon, in just three minutes. The exercise develops academic, presentation, and research communication skills and supports the development of research students' capacity to quickly explain their research in a language appropriate to a non-specialist audience leaving them wanting to know more.

3MT® competitions began at the University of Queensland in 2008, and have grown to include 600 universities across 60 countries.

The Graduate School sponsors the university-wide competition, featuring finalists from collegiate- and campus-level competitions.

Collegiate- and campus-level competitions

College of Education and Human Development:

Round 1: Monday, February 26, 2018 | 3 - 4:30 p.m. | Education Sciences Building, Room 325
Round 2: Thursday, March 1, 2018 | 3 - 4:30 p.m. | Education Sciences Building, Room 325
Final Round: Tuesday, March 27, 2018 | 10 - 11 a.m. | McNamara Alumni Center - Johnson Room

College of Science and Engineering - Watch for more information

Medical School - Watch for more information

St. Paul Campus - Watch for more information

Previous winners