The 3MT concept has grown exponentially since its launch at The University of Queensland in 2008. The 3MT competition has been adopted in 62 countries outside Australia, with the following universities, institutions and associations currently holding, or seeking to hold, 3MT competitions in the near future.

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Below is a list of all Australian universities and institutions holding a 3MT competition.

State University / Institution
Australian Capital Territory Australian National University
University of Canberra
New South Wales

AMSA Convention 2017
Cancer Council NSW
Macquarie University
Southern Cross University
University of New England
University of New South Wales
University of Newcastle
University of Sydney
University of Technology Sydney
University of Wollongong
Western Sydney University

Northern Territory Charles Darwin University
Queensland Australian and New Zealand Mental Health Association
Bond University
Griffith University
James Cook University
Queensland University of Technology
The University of Queensland (founding institution)
University of the Sunshine Coast
South Australia Data to Decisions CRC
Flinders University
University of Adelaide
University of South Australia
Tasmania University of Tasmania

Austin Health
Deakin University
Federation University Australia
La Trobe University
Monash University
RMIT University
Swinburne University
University of Melbourne
Victoria University

Western Australia

Association of Indonesian Postgraduate Students and Scholars in Australia
Curtin University
Edith Cowan University
Murdoch University
University of Western Australia



Country University / Institution
Algeria Organisation Nationale pour le développement Scientifique et Technologique
Argentina Universidad Nacional de Cordoba
Universidad Nacional del Litoral
Austria University of Graz
Bangladesh Khulna University
University of Dhaka
Belgium Coimbra Group of Universities
Brazil Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
Goias federal university
State University of Campinas
UNICAMP, Campinas - SP
Canada Athabasca University
Canadian Ecotoxicity Workshop
Carleton University
Concordia University
Dalhousie University
École Polytechnique de Montréal
Fonds de recherche du Québec
Graduate Pathways to Success
McGill University
McGill University, Macdonald Campus
Memorial University of Newfoundland
Mount Allison University
Queen's University
Royal Roads University
Simon Fraser University
Thompson Rivers University
Trent University
Trinity Western University
University of Regina
University of Alberta
University of British Columbia
University of Calgary
University of Guelph
University of Lethbridge
University of Manitoba
University of New Brunswick
University of Northern British Columbia
University of Ottawa
University of Saskatchewan
University of Toronto Mississauga
University of Victoria
University of Waterloo
University of Windsor
University of Winnipeg
Women in Science and Engineering  UofT Chapter
York University
China China Agricultural University
Dongbei University of Finance and Economics
Jilin University
Logan University
Tsinghua University
Colombia Pontificia Universidad Javeriana
Universidad Nacional de Colombia
Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira
Croatia Adriatic Sea Defense & Aerospace
Cyprus University of Nicosia
Denmark Pontificia Universidad Javeriana
Universidad Nacional de Colombia
Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira
Egypt Ain Shams University
The American University in Cairo
Ecuador Escuela Politécnica Nacional
Finland Åbo Akademi University
University of Eastern Finland
University of Turku
France Busitema University
Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya
University of Bordeaux
University of Poitiers
Germany Fachhochschule Soest
Friedrich Schiller University Jena
Kiel Universtity/Cluster of Excellence "The Future Ocean"
Leibniz University Hannover
Leipzig University
Technical University of Munich
TU München
University of Würzburg
Ghana University of Cape Coast
Hong Kong City University of Hong Kong
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
The University of Hong Kong
Hungary Eötvös Loránd University
Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
Delhi University
Gujarat University (affiliating)
Kalyani University
Indonesia Indonesia University of Education
Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember
State Islamic University of Lampung
STMIK Raharja
Iran Hakim Sabzevari University, Iran
National Institute for genetic Engineering and Biotechnology
Tarbiat Modares University
University of Tabriz
Iraq University of Kufa
Israel Technion
Technion - Israel Institute of Technology
Italy Alma Mater Studiorum - Università di Bologna
Univeristà degli Studi di Padova
Japan Hiroshima University
Ritsumeikan University
Jordan Jordan University of Science and Technology
Maastricht University
Libya Libyan Section of IADR
Lithuania Vilnius University
Malaysia The National University of Malaysia
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
Universiti Malaysia Pahang
Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris
Universiti Putra Malaysia
Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM)
Universiti Sains Malaysia
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman
Universiti Utara Malaysia
University of Nottingham, Malaysia Campus
University Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia
Mexico Instituto Tecnologico y de Estudios Superiores di Monterrey
Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León
Universidad Politécnica de Victoria
University of Sonora
Netherlands Radboud University Nijmegen
University of Twente
New Zealand Auckland University of Technology
Lincoln University
Massey University
University of Auckland
University of Canterbury 
University of Otago
University of Waikato
Victoria University of Wellington
Nigeria Federal College of Agriculture, Akure
Benue State University, Makurdi
Pakistan National University of Sciences and Technology
PUCIT ACM Student Chapter
The University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir 
Peru Universidad Nacional del Altiplano-Puno
Philippines Mindanao State University-Iligan Institute of Technology
University of Santo Tomas
University of Southeastern Philippines
Poland Boost Biotech Polska
Fundacja Praeceptor
Qatar Texas A&M University at Qatar
Qatar University
Republic of Korea Yonsei University
Romania Alexandru Ioan Cuza University
Russian Federation Cherepovets State University
Saudi Arabia King Abdulaziz University
Singapore Nanyang Technological University
National University of Singapore
National University of Singapore (Graduate Student Society)
Singapore Management University
The National Research Foundation
Slovakia Slovak University of Technology
South Africa University of Cape Town
University of the Free State
University of the Western Cape

Communication Service
Sociedad Española de Ciencias Forestales
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Universidad de Granada
Universidad de León / University of Leon
Universidad de Salamanca
Universidad de Valladolid
Universitat de Barcelona
University of Alcalá
University of Burgos
University of Castilla-la Mancha
University of Deusto

Sri Lanka Sri Lankan Academy of Young Scientists (SLAYS)
Sudan University of Khartoum
Sweden Lund
Switzerland Association of Chinese Students and Scholars in Zurich
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
Taiwan National Taiwan University
Tanzania Sokoine University of Agriculture/Ohio State University
Thailand Chulalongkorn University
Mahidol Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit
Mahidol University
Turkey Sabanci University
United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates University
Uganda Busitema University
United Kingdom Aberystwyth University
Bangor University
Bath Spa University
Birkbeck, University of London
Birmingham City University
Bournemouth University
Brunel University 
Cardiff University
City University London
Coventry University
Cranfield University
De Montfort University
Durham University
Edge Hill University
Glyndwr University
GuildHE/CREST (Consortium for Research Excellence, Support and Training)
Imperial College London
Keele University 
King's College London
Lancaster University
Liverpool John Moores University
London College of Fashion
London School of Economics and Political Science
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
London South Bank University
Loughborough University
Newcastle University
Plymouth University
Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh
Queen Mary University of London
Royal Agricultural University 
Royal Holloway, University of London
Southampton Solent University
St Mary's University, Twickenham
Swansea University
Teesside University
The University of Reading
The University of Brighton
The University of Bristol
The University of Northampton
The University of Nottingham
UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health
University of Bath
University of Bedfordshire
University of Brighton
University of Bristol
University of Cambridge
University of Chichester
University of Cumbria
University of Derby
University of East Anglia
University of Edinburgh
University of Essex
University of Exeter
University of Glasgow
University of Huddersfield 
University of Kent
University of Leeds, UK
University of Lincoln
University of Liverpool
University of Manchester
University of Nottingham
University of Oxford
University of Portsmouth
University of Roehampton
University of Salford
University of Sheffield
University of St Andrews
University of Stirling
University of Strathclyde
University of Surrey
University of Sussex
University of the West of Scotland (UWS)
University of Warwick
University of Westminster
University of Worcester 
University of York
United States of America

2017 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium
2017 International Microwave Symposium
38 member institutions (universities & colleges)
Adler University
American Public University
American Society for Microbiology
American Society of Plant Biologists
Appalachian State University
Association of Educational Communications and Technology (AECT)
Auburn University
Augusta University
Baylor University
Boise State University
Boston College
Boston University
Brigham Young University
California Institute of Technology
Carnegie Mellon 
Clemson University
Cleveland State University
Columbus State University
Comparative & International Education Society
Conference of Southern Graduate Schools
Cornell University
Creighton University
Delta State University
Drexel University
Eastern Michigan University
Emory University
Emporia State University
Florida Atlantic University
Florida State University
Fort Worth Museum of Science and History
Gallaudet University
George Mason University
Georgetown University Medical Center Graduate Student Organization
Georgia Institute of Technology
Georgia State University
Gerstner Sloan Kettering Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences 
Graduate and Professional Studies Office
Graduate College
Grand Valley State University
IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo 2016
Illinois State University
Indiana State University
Indiana University
Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Indiana University-Bloomington
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
Iowa State University
Johns Hopkins University
Kansas State University
Kent State University
Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge
Louisiana State University Shreveport
Loyola University Chicago
LSUHSC- School of Graduate Studies
Marquette University
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Miami University
Michigan State University
Michigan Technological University
Michigan Technological University Graduate Student Government
Middle Tennessee State University
Midwestern Association of Graduate Schools
Mississippi State University 
Missouri State University
Missouri University of Science & Technology
Montana State University
New Mexico State University
New Saint Andrews College
New York University
North Carolina A&T State University
North Carolina Central University
North Dakota State University
Northeastern University
Ohio University
Oklahoma State University
Oregon Health & Science University
Oregon State University
Purdue University
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 
Rochester Institute of Technology
Rowan University
Saint Louis University
Sam Houston State University
Santa Rosa Junior College
South Dakota State University
Southeastern Oklahoma State University
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Southern Methodist University
Stanford University
Stevens Institute of Technology
Stony Brook University
Swarthmore College 
Syracuse University
Texas A&M University
Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi
Texas Christian University
Texas State University
Texas Tech University
The American Society of Plant Biologists
The College of William & Mary
The George Washington University
The International Association for Dental Research
The Ohio State University
The University of Alabama
The University of Alabama in Huntsville
The University of Colorado Boulder
The University of Southern Mississippi
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
The University of Texas at Austin
The University of Texas at Dallas
Truman State University
Tulane University
University at Buffalo
University of Alabama at Birmingham
University of Alaska Anchorage 
University of Arkansas
University of Arkansas at Little Rock
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
University of Central Oklahoma
University of Cincinnati
University of Georgia
University of Hawaii at Manoa
University of Idaho
University of Kansas
University of Kansas Medical Center
University of Kentucky
University of Louisville
University of Maryland Baltimore
University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Boston
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
University of Miami
University of Michigan
University of Michigan-Dearborn
University of Minnesota
University of Missouri
University of Missouri - Saint Louis
University of Missouri Kansas City
University of Nebraska Medical Center
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
University of New Hampshire
University of North Alabama
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 
University of North Carolina at Charlotte
University of North Carolina Greensboro
University of North Dakota, Grand Forks
University of North Texas
University of Northern Colorado
University of Notre Dame 
University of Oklahoma
University of Pittsburgh
University of Rochester
University of South Carolina
University of South Florida
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
University of Tennessee-Knoxville
University of Texas at Austin
University of Texas at San Antonio
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
University of Texas Medical Branch
University of Texas, El Paso
University of the Incarnate Word
University of Toledo
University of Utah
University of Virginia
University of West Florida
University of West Georgia
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
University of Wyoming
USETDA annual conference
USF St. Petersburg
Vanderbilt University
Virginia Commonwealth University
Washington State University
Washington University
Washington University at St. Louis
Wayne State University
Weill Cornell Medicine (formerly Weill Cornell Medical College)
West Virginia University
Western Michigan University
Western State Colorado University
working on behalf of American Anthropological Association
Yale University
Youngstown State University

Uruguay Instituto de Investigaciones Biológicas Clemente Estable
Zambia Rusangu University