Three Minute Thesis '14: win £1,000 travel bursary

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Calling current UoB doctoral researchers:

  • Could you effectively communicate the significance of your doctoral research in just three minutes?
  • Would you like to compete for generous international research bursaries?
  • Are you up for the Three Minute Thesis challenge?

Developed by the University of Queensland in 2008, the Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition gives you just three minutes to deliver an engaging presentation on your thesis topic, its originality and its significance.

College heats will take place on Monday 19 and Tuesday 20 May, and a University final will be held on Wednesday 11 June. Prizes will be offered, as well as the chance to represent Birmingham in the first UK-wide 3MT competition, and to compete for a travel bursary worth $2,500 (USD) in the virtual Universitas 21 3MT Final 2014.

We warmly invite all current doctoral researchers to take part in the Birmingham 3MT. Register for the competition NOW using the 'How to enter' tab at:

Registration will close at 5pm on Wednesday 7 May.

If you have any questions about the Birmingham Three Minute Thesis Competition, contact Dr Holly Prescott.


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