Three Minute Thesis: Communicating Research to Broad Audiences

The Graduate School

Program Description

This micro-credential provides an opportunity for you to cultivate your academic, presentation and research communication skills. You will have the opportunity to earn two digital badges—Three Minute Thesis: Communicating Research to Broad Audiences; and Three Minute Thesis: Communicating Research to Broad Audiences: Advanced Practitioner.

The University at Buffalo 3MT competition is co-hosted by the Graduate School and Blackstone Launchpad & Techstars. The event is sponsored by the Innovation Hub powered by UB's Business and Entrepreneur Partnerships.

Program Contact

Elizabeth Colucci
408 Capen Hall
Buffalo, NY 14210
Phone: 716-645-6134


  • Graduate and Postdoctoral

Who is Eligible

  • Current UB Students Only

Credit or Non-Credit

  • Non-Credit

Instruction Method

  • Hybrid (some of the micro-credential requirements can be fulfilled online)

Average Time to Completion

  • Two Semesters

Skills Obtained*

  • Career and Self-Development
  • Communication
  • Critical Thinking
  • Professionalism
  • Technology