The Three Minute Thesis (®3MT) competition is a thrilling and prestigious annual event at Swansea university which challenges PhD students to convey their research to a multidisciplinary audience in less than three minutes, with only a single static PowerPoint slide.  College/School heats take place between January and March each year.  Two finalists from each of the seven Colleges/Schools are chosen to present at the Swansea University final.  This year it take place as part of the PGR Showcase on 8th May 2019.  It's the highlihgt of the PGR calendar and an opportunity for PGR students not to be missed.

Find out more about the Three Minute Thesis competition

Female presenting at the 3MT competition

®3MT is an academic competition developed by the University of Queensland, Australia.  Its success has led to the establishment of local and national competitions in several countries across the globe.  Vitae host the UK ®3MT competition which is the culmination of finalists from Vitae member Highter Education Institutions throughout the UK.

Find out more about ®3MT from Vitae.

Watch Laura Broome's winning Three Minute Thesis presentation 2018

Image of the winner of the Swansea 3MT competition presenting

The winner of the Swansea University 2018 competition, Laura Broome from the Chollege of Human and Health Science won the Swansea University ®3MT competition in 2018.  Laura's presentation was then entered into the UK Semi-final and was shortlisted to 1 of 6 finaists to compete in the UK ®3MT final, hosted by Vitae, the global leader in researcher development.  

Watch Laura's presentation.