About 2023 SMI 3MT Competition

An 80,000 word thesis. Your time limit? Just three minutes.

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PhD students from the Sustainable Minerals Institute (SMI) will compete in the SMI Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) Competition.

Come along to watch dynamic three minute presentations on a diverse range of research topics . All academic and professional staff, students (undergraduate, postgraduate and research) and alumni are welcome to attend. 

The winner will go on to compete in the Combined Institute 3MT®, and may progress to the UQ 3MT® Final hosted by the UQ Graduate School on Wednesday 6 September and a chance to win a $5,000 grant and a place in the Virtual Asia-Pacific and U21 competitions. 

Please register by Monday 17 July.



St Lucia Campus, The University of Queensland
Room 470, Level 4, Sir James Foots Building (#47A)