An invitation to expand your horizon in three minutes: 

  • Buyonics: explaining and predicting consumer channel choice preference.
  • Addressing climate change causes and effects on agriculture, land use, and energy in South Asian economies.  
  • How should the law deal with treatment refusal in cases of anorexia nervosa?

You can find the answers to these and some other great questions by coming along to the BEL Faculty’s Three Minute Thesis Final competition.

All academic and professional staff, and students (undergraduate, postgraduate and research) are welcome to attend and will have the opportunity to vote for the People’s Choice winner while the judges deliberate on the Faculty winner who will go on to compete in the UQ-wide competition.

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About UQ 3MT Competition

The Three Minutes Thesis competition celebrates the exciting research conducted by Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) students, and cultivates students’ academic, presentation, and research communication skills. The competition supports their capacity to effectively explain their research in three minutes, in a language appropriate to a non-specialist audience.


Level 2, Global Change Institute Building (#20)
The University of Queensland
St Lucia campus
Seminar Room 275