IUB Three Minute Thesis Competition
Three Minute Thesis (3MT) is a research presentation competition founded by the University of Queensland in 2008. The competition challenges master's and doctoral students to present a compelling oration on their thesis or dissertation research and its significance to a general audience in just three minutes.
2019 Competition Details and Eligibility
IU Bloomington will host its annual Three Minute Thesis Competition on Thursday, February 28, at 4:00 p.m. in the IMU Frangipani Room.
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Current IUB master’s and doctoral students engaged in their thesis, dissertation, or culminating project research are eligible to compete. Presentations must be based on thesis or dissertation research or (in the case of non-thesis master’s students) on a culminating research project required by the student's program of study.
Click here for a downloadable copy of the 2019 details, eligibility, competition rules, and judging criteria.
2019 MAGS Regional Competition
The first place winner will advance to compete at the Midwestern Association of Graduate Schools (MAGS) regional 3MT competition on March 22, 2019 in St. Louis, Missouri. All travel and registration expenses will be covered by the University Graduate School.
By entering the IUB event, students agree to participate in the MAGS regional competition if selected. In the event the first place winner is unable to compete at MAGS, the runner up will be nominated to participate