Three Minute Thesis competition
The challenge for doctoral researchers: communicate your research in just 180 seconds.
The annual Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition challenges competitors to be clear, compelling and, above all, concise as they deliver a spoken presentation on their research topic in a mere 180 seconds.
Three Minute Thesis 2020 competition
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and associated public health measures, Bristol's 2020 competition was conducted virtually — with competitors in the semi-final and final presenting to a panel of judges via Zoom.
The semi-final was broadcast on the Bristol Doctoral College's Facebook page on 5 June 2020. To watch it online, just visit one of the links below.
- Watch the Three Minute Thesis semi-final on Facebook
- Watch the Three Minute Thesis semi-final on YouTube
The final was broadcast on the University's Facebook page on 12 June 2020. You can watch it in full above, or by using one of the links below.
Winner: David Brigido
Runner-up: Sophie Osbourne
People’s Choice winner: David Brigido
About Three Minute Thesis
The Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) is an academic research communication competition developed by the University of Queensland (UQ), Australia.
Find out more about its origins on the Three Minute Thesis website.