Higher education institutions around the world are invited to participate in the Three Minute Thesis Competition. The competition has become a global event with over 600 institutions participating in over 80 countries. We are pleased to welcome new institutions to the 3MT family each year.

When you complete step 1 below, you will receive all of the information you need to run a competition. It's free, and your institution will be added to our list of Participating Institutions.

Please remember that the Three Minute Thesis brand and 3MT logo are a registered trademark of The University of Queensland. For this reason, institutions must request permission to hold a 3MT and use associated materials and branding.

  1. Complete the 3MT Materials Permission Form.
  2. You will immediately receive links to the 3MT Handbook, Materials Pack and Brand Guidelines.
  3. Visit our Resources page.
  4. All 3MT information, resources and marketing materials are free to use, however you must ensure you adhere to the Brand Guidelines.