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2018 Three Minute Thesis competition is now open

Three Minute Thesis finalists for the 2017 competition.
Three Minute Thesis finalists for the 2017 competition.

Calling all Research Degree students! Are you looking for a fun challenge? Hoping to hone your communication skills with the chance to win cash prizes? Sign up for the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine 2018 Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition. 3MT challenges RD students to describe their research to a general audience within three minutes using a single static slide and no props. It was developed by the University of Queensland, Australia and is hosted in the UK by Vitae.

What is in it for me?

As a 3MT participant, you have a chance to win cash prizes, share your research with a wider community and participate in up to three dedicated training sessions that will support the development of your competition entry and help you develop key communication and presentation skills. The winner of the School final will represent the School in the National competition.

When is the competition?

Heats: 18 and 19 April 2018
School final: 7 June 2018

Where do I find out more?

Sign up for one of our information sessions:
23 February, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm, Jerry Morris A, Tavistock Place. Sign up.
28 February, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm, LG7, Keppel Street. Sign up.

How do I enter the competition?

Complete your entry for the competition here. To qualify you must be a Research Degree student who will not have their viva on or before 7 June. Entries must be received by Wednesday 7 March, 5:00 pm.

If you have any questions, please contact the Public Engagement Officer, Naomi Asantewa-Sechereh.