The 3MT concept has grown exponentially since its launch at The University of Queensland in 2008. The 3MT competition has been adopted in 66 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

Avondale College of Higher Education 
Cancer Council NSW
Charles Sturt University
Hunter Medical Research Institute
Macquarie University
Southern Cross University
University of New England
University of New South Wales
University of Newcastle
University of Notre Dame
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 / Region University / Institution
Algeria Organisation Nationale pour le développement Scientifique et Technologique

University of Buenos Aires
Universidad Nacional de Cordoba
Universidad Nacional del Litoral

Austria University of Graz

Khulna University
National Institute of Biotechnology
University of Dhaka

Belgium Coimbra Group of Universities
Brazil Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
Federal University of Santa Catarina
Goias Federal University
State University of Campinas
UNICAMP, Campinas - SP
Brunei Darussalam Universiti Brunei Darussalam
Canada Athabasca University
Canadian Center for Vaccinology 
Carleton University
Concordia University
Dalhousie University
École Polytechnique de Montréal
Fonds de recherche du Québec
Graduate Pathways to Success
HEC Montréal
INRS (Institut national de la recherche scientifique)
McGill University
McGill University, Macdonald Campus
McMaster University
Memorial University of Newfoundland
Mount Allison University
Nipissing University
Queen's University
Royal Military College of Canada
Royal Roads University
​Ryerson University
Saint Mary's University
Simon Fraser University
Thompson Rivers University
Trent University
Trinity Western University
University of Regina
Universite de Montreal
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 Ontario Institute of Technology
University of Ottawa
University of Saskatchewan
University of Toronto Mississauga
University of Victoria
University of Waterloo
University of Windsor
University of Winnipeg
Wilfrid Laurier University
York University
Chile Universidad del Desarrollo
China Central South University
China Agricultural University
China South University
Chong Qing University
Dongbei University of Finance and Economics
Jiangsu University
Jilin University
Logan University
Tsinghua University
University of Nottingham Ningbo
Colombia Pontificia Universidad Javeriana
Universidad EAFIT
Universidad Nacional de Colombia
Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira
Croatia Adriatic Sea Defense & Aerospace
Cyprus University of Nicosia
Denmark Aarhus University
Technical University of Denmark - DTU
University of Copenhagen
Egypt Ain Shams University
The American University in Cairo
Ecuador Escuela Politécnica Nacional
Fiji The University of the South Pacific 
Finland Åbo Akademi University
University of Eastern Finland
University of Turku
France Busitema University
Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya
University of Bordeaux
University of La Rochelle
University of Poitiers
Germany Fachhochschule Soest
Friedrich Schiller University Jena
Kiel Universtity/Cluster of Excellence "The Future Ocean"
Leibniz University Hannover
Leipzig University
Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research
Technical University of Munich
TU München
University of Würzburg
Ghana University of Cape Coast
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology
Research and Grant Institute of Ghana
Hong Kong City University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
The University of Hong Kong
Hungary Central European University
Eötvös Loránd University
India CSIR-Institute of Genomics & Integrative Biology
Christian Medical College, Vellore
Delhi University
Gujarat University (affiliating)
Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar
Kalyani University
Indonesia Indonesia University of Education
Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember
State Islamic University of Lampung
STMIK Raharja
Universitas Gadjah Mada
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
Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology
Ritsumeikan University
United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS) 
Jordan Jordan University of Science and Technology
Maastricht University
Libya Libyan Section of IADR
Lithuania Vilnius University

Cyberjaya University College of Medical Sciences
International Islamic University Malaysia
Multimedia University
Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus
The National University of Malaysia
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
Universiti Kuala Lumpur
University of Malaya
Universiti Malaysia Pahang
Universiti Malaysia Perlis
Universiti Malaysia Sabah
Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Universiti Pahang Malaysia
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
Nepal STEM Foundation Nepal
Netherlands Radboud University Nijmegen
University of Twente
Utrecht University
University of Groningen
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 COMSATS Institute of Information Technology
HITEC University Taxila
Khyber Medical University
National University of Sciences and Technology
PUCIT ACM Student Chapter
The University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir 
Peru Academia Nacional de Ciencias
En Orbita
Universidad Nacional del Altiplano-Puno
Philippines Ateneo de Davao University
Ateneo de Naga University
Commission on Higher Education
Mindanao State University-Iligan Institute of Technology
University of Santo Tomas
University of Southeastern Philippines
Xavier University
Poland Boost Biotech Polska
Fundacja Praeceptor
Silesian University of Technology
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
King Saud University
Singapore INSEAD
Nanyang Technological University
National University of Singapore
Singapore Management University
Singapore University of Technology and Design
The National Research Foundation
Slovakia Slovak University of Technology
South Africa Council for Scientific and Industrial Research
Nelson Mandela University
North-West University
University of Cape Town
University of Stellenbosch
University of the Free State
University of the Western Cape

CEI Triangular E3
Communication Service
IE University 
Sociedad Española de Ciencias Forestales
Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Universidad Complutense de Madrid
Universidad de Alicante
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
University of Luxembourg

Sri Lanka Sri Lankan Academy of Young Scientists (SLAYS)
University of Kelaniya
University of Peradeniya
Sudan University of Khartoum
Sweden Lund
Karolinska Institutet
Switzerland Association of Chinese Students and Scholars in Zurich
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
The European Social Work Research Association (ESWRA)
Taiwan National Central Library
National Chung Cheng University
National Kaohsiung University of Hospitality and Tourism
National Taiwan University
Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology
Tanzania Sokoine University of Agriculture/Ohio State University
Thailand Chulalongkorn University
King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi
Mahidol Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit
Mahidol University
Prince of Songkla University
Suranaree University of Technology
Turkey Sabanci University
United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates University
Uganda Busitema University
United Kingdom Aberystwyth University
Anglia Ruskin University
Aston University
Bangor University
Bath Spa University
Birkbeck, University of London
Birmingham City University
Bournemouth University
Brunel University 
Canterbury Christ Church University
Cardiff Metropolitan University 
Cardiff University
City University London
Coventry University
Cranfield University
De Montfort University
Durham University
Edge Hill University
Edinburgh Napier University
Exeter College, University of Oxford
Glasgow Caledonian University
Glyndwr University
GuildHE/CREST (Consortium for Research Excellence, Support and Training)
Imperial College London
Keele University 
King's College London
Kingston University
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
Manchester Metropolitan University
Newcastle University
Northumbria University
Nottingham Trent University
Plymouth University
Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh
Queen Mary University of London
Queen's University Belfast
Robert Gordon Univerisity
Royal Agricultural University 
Royal Holloway, University of London
Sheffield Hallam University
Southampton Solent University
St Mary's University, Twickenham
Swansea University
Teesside University
Ulster University 
University College London
University of Bath
University of Bedfordshire
University of Birmingham
University of Brighton
University of Bristol
University of Cambridge
University of Chichester
University of Cumbria
University of Derby
University of Dundee
University of East Anglia
University of East London
University of Edinburgh
University of Essex
University of Exeter
University of Glasgow
University of Gloucestershire
University of Greenwich
University of Huddersfield 
University of Kent
University of Lancaster
University of Leeds
University of Leicester
University of Lincoln
University of Liverpool
University of Manchester
University of Northampton
University of Nottingham
University of Oxford
University of Portsmouth
University of Reading
University of Roehampton
University of Salford
University of Sheffield
University of St Andrews
University of Stirling
University of Strathclyde
University of Sunderland
University of Surrey
University of Sussex
University of the West of England
University of the West of Scotland 
University of Wales Trinity Saint David
University of Warwick
University of Westminster
University of Worcester 
University of York
United States of America

Adler University
American Public University
American Society for Microbiology
American Society of Animal Science
American Society for Photobiology
American Society of Plant Biologists
American Thoracic Society
Amherst College
Animal Behavior Society
Appalachian State University
Association for Practical and Professional Ethics (APPE)
Association for Science Teacher Education
Association of Educational Communications and Technology (AECT)
Association of Educational Computing and Technology
Auburn University
Augusta University
Ball State University
Baruch College - The City University of New York (CUNY)
Baylor University
Boise State University
Boston College
Boston University
Bowling Green State University
Brigham Young University
California Institute of Technology
Carnegie Mellon
Chapman University
Christopher Newport University
Clark Atlanta University
Clayton State University
Clemson University
Cleveland State University
Colorado Mesa University
Colorado School of Mines
Columbus State University
Comparative & International Education Society
Conference of Southern Graduate Schools
Cornell University
Council of Graduate Schools
Creighton University
Delta State University
Drexel University
East Carolina University
East Foundation
Eastern Michigan University
Emory University
Emporia State University
Florida Atlantic University
Florida State University
Fordham University
Fort Worth Museum of Science and History
Gallaudet University
George Mason University
Georgetown University 
Georgia Institute of Technology
Georgia Public Health Association
Georgia State University
Gerstner Sloan Kettering Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences 
Gladstone Institutes
Graduate and Professional Studies Office
Graduate College
Graduate Women in Science and Engineering at Northeastern University
Grand Valley State University
Howard University
Idaho State University
Illinois State University
Indiana State University
Indiana University
Indiana University, Pennsylvania
Indiana University, Bloomington
Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis
Iowa State University
James Madison University
Johns Hopkins Medicine
Johns Hopkins University
Kansas State University
Kent State University
Liberty University
Longwood University
Louisiana State University
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
Louisiana State University, Shreveport
Loyola University Chicago
LSUHSC - School of Graduate Studies
Marquette University
Mayo Clinic
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Miami University
Michigan State University
Michigan Technological University
Middle Tennessee State University
Midwestern Association of Graduate Schools
Mississippi State University 
Missouri State University
Missouri University of Science & Technology
Missouri Western State University
Montana State University
Morehouse School of Medicine
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
Northern Illinois University
Northern Michigan University
Ohio State University Graduate School
Ohio University
Oklahoma State University
Old Dominion University
Oregon Health & Science University
Oregon State University
Purdue University
Purdue University Northwest
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 
Rice University
Rochester Institute of Technology
Rowan University
Rutgers University
Saint Louis University
Sam Houston State University
Santa Rosa Junior College
Society for Biomaterials 
Society for Public Health Education
South Dakota State University
Southeastern Oklahoma State University
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Southern Methodist University
St. Cloud State University
Stanford University
State University of New York at Oswego
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 New School
The Ohio State University
Truman State University
Tulane University
Uniformed Services University of the Health Services
United States Coast Guard Academy
University at Buffalo
University of Alabama
University of Alabama, Birmingham
University of Alabama, Huntsville
University of Alaska, Anchorage 
University of Arkansas
University of Arkansas, Little Rock
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
University of Central Missouri
University of Central Oklahoma
University of Chicago
University of Colorado Boulder
University of Colorado Colorado Springs
University of Colorado Denver, Anschutz Medical Campus
University of Connecticut
University of Cincinnati
University of Florida
University of Georgia
University of Hawaii, Manoa
University of Idaho
University of Illinois, Chicago
University of Kansas
University of Kansas Medical Center
University of Kentucky
University of Louisville
University of Maine
University of Maryland
University of Maryland, Baltimore
University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts, Boston
University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth
University of Massachusetts, Lowell
University of Memphis
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 Montevallo
University of Nebraska Medical Center
University of New Hampshire
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
University of North Alabama
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 
University of North Carolina, 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 Oregon
University of Pennsylvania
University of Pittsburgh
University of Puget Sound
University of Rochester
University of South Carolina
University of South Dakota
University of South Florida
University of South Florida, St Petersburg
University of Southern Mississippi
University of Tennessee
University of Tennessee, Chattanooga
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
University of Texas, Austin
University of Texas, Dallas
University of Texas, El Paso
University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley
University of Texas, San Antonio
University of Texas Health, Science Center at San Antonio
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health
University of Texas, Medical Branch
University of the Incarnate Word
University of the Pacific
University of Toledo
University of Utah
University of Virginia
University of Washington
University of West Florida
University of West Georgia
University of Wisconsin, La Crosse
University of Wisconsin, Madison 
University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
University of Wyoming
Upstate Medical University
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
Wichita State University
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Yale University
Youngstown State University

Uruguay Instituto de Investigaciones Biológicas Clemente Estable
West Indies (St Kitts and Nevis) Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine
Zambia Rusangu University 

*Last Updated 23 February 2018.