In 2021 the 3MT competition will return to a live event program where suitable but will retain the video submission inclusion with judging based on the video.

The HASS Faculty Final - 3MT competition will feature three prize categories:

Winner: $1000
Runner-up: $500
People's choice: $500

The winner of the Faculty Final will progress to the UQ Final and the People's Choice winner progresses to the Wildcard competition. The winner of the Wildcard Final will also progress to the UQ Final as the Wildcard entrant. Interested PhD candidates should contact their enrolling unit’s HDR Liaison Officer (HLO) (names and contact details listed here) for information on their unit’s competition.

All are welcome. Lunch Provided.


Date: Wednesday 4 August 2021

Time: 11am–1pm 

Venue: Board Room, St Leo's College, The University of Queensland, St Lucia Campus 

Contestants: TBC

Judges: TBC




About HASS Faculty 3MT Competitions

The University of Queensland (UQ), 3MT competition cultivates students’ academic, presentation, and research communication skills. Presenting in a 3MT competition increases their capacity to effectively explain their research in three minutes, in a language appropriate to a non-specialist audience.


2019 HASS Faculty Final- Photos and Videos
See below for 3MT events within the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences.


St Leo's College
The University of Queensland, St Lucia Campus
Board Room