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ECU invites you to celebrate and be inspired during Research Week (14 - 18 September). Meet the people behind the research at a series of presentations, competitions and exhibitions. Discover new science and technology, learn how research is made visible in the creative arts and join the discussion on how university research can innovate industry. New to research? Come along to find out about our postgraduate research degrees and scholarship opportunities. Explore our website for more information.


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University researchers can support your business innovation

Businesses of all sizes can benefit from engaging with university researchers. Join us for the Advancing Innovation through Research Engagement breakfast event to learn more.

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Three Minute Thesis Competition 2015 - Registrations now open

ECU's doctoral and master by research students have just three minutes to explain their research as they compete for prizes as part of ECU’s Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition.

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Research competitions and exhibitions

Three Minute Thesis (3MT™)
The 3MT is a research communication competition where Higher Degree by Research (HDR) Candidates have three minutes to explain their research and its significance. 3MT provides a unique opportunity to profile and celebrate the innovative research conducted by research candidates at ECU and from around the world.

Your Research in a Nutshell
This competition is for ‘early-career’ researchers at ECU who will battle it out to communicate their contemporary research/creative outputs ‘in a nutshell’. Be part of the audience and hear about ECU’s cutting-edge research.

Research Photography Competition

Are you good at taking photos and have an interesting research project? Why not enter the Research Week photography competition and your image could be exhibited during Research Week. The categories are: Digital photography (images captured with a DSLR, point and shoot, microscope photography etc) and Mobile photography.

Featured events

Advancing Innovation through Research Engagement breakfast
Businesses of all sizes can benefit from engaging with university researchers.


Project Officer

Graduate Research School
Sharon Smart
Telephone: (61 8) 6304 2802

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