Three Minute Thesis (3MT)

What is 3MT?

Three Minute Thesis (3MT) is a competition that celebrates the exciting research conducted by higher degree research students. It is a skills development opportunity that challenges students to explain their research project to a non-specialist audience in three minutes using only one slide.

Why should I participate in 3MT?

3MT is a great way to showcase your research project to a whole new audience and engage with your colleagues at Western Sydney University and the wider research community.

There are cash prizes for the winners of the 3MT Finals and the opportunity to represent Western Sydney University at the Asia-Pacific 3MT Competition.The 3MT competition also supports you in developing your capacity to effectively explain your research in a language appropriate to a non-specialist audience.