Important dates

School & institute heats and finals: to be completed by Friday 10 August

Wildcard: Wednesday 22 August

Final: Wednesday 12 September


The UQ Graduate School will award the following prizes at the 2018 UQ 3MT Final

  • Winner: $5000 grant 
  • Runner Up: $2000 grant
  • People's Choice: $1000 grant

The winner of the UQ Final will also represent UQ at the Asia-Pacific 3MT competition.

UQ School / Institute / Faculty Heats

Details on the 2018 Faculty, School and Institute heats will be posted here shortly.  Heats will likely take place during June/July and early August.
Faculty / School / Institute
Date / Time
Contact to register or attend

Faculty of Business, Economics & Law - FINAL

School of Business

School of Economics

School of Law

Faculty of Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology - FINAL

School of Architecture

School of Chemical Engineering (including Advanced Water Management Centre)

School of Civil Engineering

School of Information Technology & Electrical Engineering 

School of Mechanical & Mining Engineering

Faculty of Health & Behavioural Sciences - FINAL

School of Health & Rehabilitation Science

School of Human Movement & Nutrition Sciences

School of Nursing, Midwifery & Social Work

School of Pharmacy

School of Psychology

Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences - FINAL

School of Education

School of Communication & Arts 

School of Historical & Philosophical Inquiry

School of Languages & Cultures

School of Music

School of Political Science & International Studies

School of Social Science

Institute for Social Science Research

Faculty of Medicine FINAL

Faculty of Medicine (South)

Faculty of Medicine (North)

Faculty of Science - FINAL

School of Agriculture & Food Sciences
(St Lucia)

School of Agriculture & Food Sciences (Gatton)

School of Biological Sciences

School of Chemistry & Molecular Bioscience

School of Earth and Environmental Sciences

School of Mathematics & Physics 

School of Veterinary Science

Institutes - FINAL

Australian Institute for Bioengineering & Nanotechnology

Institute for Molecular Bioscience

Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation

Sustainable Minerals Institute

Resources for UQ competitors


Past UQ finalists

Past UQ 3MT finalists can be viewed here

2017 sponsors & donors