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2023 Birkbeck Three Minute Thesis Competition

Venue: Birkbeck Clore Management Centre

Book your place

On Thursday 25 May we will be holding the Birkbeck 2023 Three Minute Thesis Competition. You are invited to join the audience for this exciting event which provides opportunities to celebrate a diverse range of work from Doctoral Researchers across the College. 

Following the competition there will be a celebration and reception for the winners and attendees.

About the competition

Join a selection of Birkbeck's PhD students as they compete to communicate their compelling thesis topics in just three minutes. The winner will be chosen by an expert panel of judges who will award:

  • £500 to the overall winner
  • £250 to the runner up

The competition will take place in front of a public audience and will be filmed and available online after the event. The audience will also get a chance to have their say by picking a people’s choice winner who’ll win a special prize. You can find out more about previous 3MT competitions at Birkbeck here on the BGRS blog.

Who can can enter as a competitor?

Competitors must be current Birkbeck doctoral students and be at least 6 months into their research studies.They must also have the permission of their supervisor.
All potential competitors for the Three Minute Thesis Competition must attend the training sessions. This training will enhance your presentation skills as well as preparing you for the competition.

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