The three minute thesis (3mt) is an academic competition that assists current graduate students with fostering effective presentation and communication skills participants have just three minutes to explain the breadth and significance of their research project to a non-specialist audience. Three minute thesis (3mt®) is a research communication competition first developed by the university of queensland in australia only students who declared their intent to enter by the september 1 deadline are now eligible already signed up see the rules for your next steps and. Rules a single static powerpoint slide is permitted (no slide transitions, animations or 'movement' of any description) no additional electronic media (eg sound and video files) are permitted no additional props (eg laser pointers, costumes, laboratory equipment or musical instruments) are permitted. Three minute thesis uwm's inaugural 3mt finals competition the university of wisconsin-milwaukee graduate school, office of research, and uwm research foundation, sponsored their inaugural three minute thesis (3mt®) event. Three minute thesis competition three minutes and one slide to make an impression information and inspiration session come and learn the rules and requirements for the 3mt and graduate showcase learn how to make a winning presentation with francisco guerrero, osu's 2015 3mt first.
Rules a single static powerpoint slide is permitted no slide transitions, animations or 'movement' of any description are allowed presentations are limited to 3 minutes maximum and competitors exceeding 3 minutes are disqualified presentations are to be spoken word (eg no poems, raps or. Three minute thesis competition rules by submitting this registration form, i agree to follow the rules of the competition as outlined in the official 3mt® guidelines at wwwouedu/gradweb/3mt. Three minute thesis presentation following 3mt® rules and judging criteria the top ten competitors will advance to the final three minute thesis competition held on saturday, march 25, 2017.
Rules & judging criteria rules of 3mt competition a single static powerpoint slide is permitted no slide transitions, animations or 'movement' of any was the thesis topic, research significance, results/impact and outcomes communicated in language appropriate to a non-specialist audience. Three minute thesis (3mt®) is a research communication competition developed by the university of queensland (uq) the exercise challenges graduate students to present a compelling oration on their thesis topic and its significance in just three minutes 3mt® develops academic, presentation. The three minute thesis competition or 3mt, is an annual competition held in over 200 universities worldwide it is open to phd students, and challenges participants to present their research in just 180 seconds.
Three minute thesis has developed a countdown timer which is helpful for some students when presenting this will simply be displayed on a screen facing the student please note that this countdown timer is not compulsory and we recommend asking each student if they would like to use it. Concordia university recently held its first ever 3 minute thesis competition an opportunity for graduate students to present their research to a wide audience, the competition has very few rules: use only one slide, avoid technical language and don't go longer than three minutes. Ten finalists will have three minutes to present a compelling oration on their thesis topic and its significance 3mt® develops academic, presentation ten graduate student finalists representing four nc state colleges will compete in the graduate school's fourth annual three minute thesis on oct. Nd 3 minute thesis info packet 2018 eligibility active phd candidates who have successfully passed their qualifying exams in the college of engineering, science, and arts & letters (including candidates whose thesis is under submission) by the date of their first presentation are eligible to.
Three minute thesis competition rules and criteria rules a single static powerpoint slide is permitted no slide transitions, animations or 'movement' of any description are allowed. The first three minute thesis competition was held at the university of queensland in 2008 the idea spread quickly, and universities around the world now host ndsu competition rules competitors must be able to attend the entire three minute thesis competition event on february 21, 2019. This has led her to pursuing events like the three minute thesis as well as writing blogs on the research experience naively i assumed preparing for this competition would be a breeze the rules of the competition were simple you have 3 minutes to give an overview of your phd thesis.
Graduate studies 3 minute thesis main menu rules a single static powerpoint slide is permitted (no slide transitions, animations or 'movement' of any description. The three minute thesis (3mt®) is a research communication competition that challenges research degree students to present a compelling oration on their thesis/dissertation topic and its significance in just three minutes using just one static slide 3mt® develops academic, presentation. In the three minute thesis (3mt) competition, graduate students convey the essence and importance of their master's thesis or doctoral dissertation research in an engaging way to a non-specialist audience in just three minutes using one static power point slide.
Three minute thesis (3mt®) is an internationally recognized competition that challenges phd students to present a compelling oration on their thesis and its significance in just 3 minutes, in language that anyone can understand 3mt is not an exercise in trivializing or 'dumbing-down' research but requires. The three minute thesis (3mt®) competition celebrates the exciting research conducted by phd students developed by the university of queensland (uq), the exercise cultivates students' academic, presentation, and research communication skills.