2017 Massey University Three Minute Thesis (3MT®)

Master's & PhD final

On the 15th August Massey University will be holding the final of the Massey University 3MT Master's & PhD competition at the Speirs Centre in Palmerston North.

Starting at 5pm with entertainment and hors d'oeuvres Massey University invites you to a stimulating evening where Masters and PhD candidates from Massey University present their research. The event is open to the public, and the Master of Ceremony for the evening is well known comedian and opinionist Te Radar.


The Speirs Centre (Boys' High School, 263 Featherston Street)

Date and time


The venue doors will open at 5.00pm with the competition due to start at 5.30pm.

  • 5.00pm Doors open
  • 5-5.30pm Entertainment (drinks and nibbles)
  • 5.30pm  Massey University Masters final
  • 6.30pm-7pm Entertainment (drinks and nibbles)
  • 7.00pm Massey University PhD finals
  • 8.00pm Prize Giving

Winner of 3MT competition 2016 with Te Radar

Taking part in the competition

If you are participating in the competition find out more below, including timing, rules and judges.
Speirs Centre theatre

Attending the event in the audience

If you are not participating, but would like to attend the event, please note there is limited seating. It is essential that you register below.

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