Institute for Academic Development
Institute for Academic Development

2017 3MT Final

About the 3MT 2017 Final - find out who the University competition winners were.

3 Minute Thesis 2017 - University Competition Winners

University competition winner

The winner of the 2017 competition was Euan Doidge from the School of Chemistry with his presentation ‘WEEE are Golden: metal recovery by solvent extraction.'

Euan went on to represent the University in the UK and Universitas 21 competitions.

Congratulations to Euan Doidge for winning the People’s Choice prize at the UK final of the 3 Minute Thesis Competition in September 2017. Euan competed against 58 semi-finalists from UK Universities and six finalists to win an invitation to speak at the Royal Institution in the spring of 2018 arranged by Speakezee.

Runner Up.

The runner up was Issy MacGregor from the MRC Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine, with her presentation ‘Meiotic Recombination: The Great Genetic Bake Off’

‘People’s Choice’

Euan Doidge from the School of Chemistry also won the people’s choice prize with his presentation ‘WEEE are Golden: metal recovery by solvent extraction’

3MT Finalists

College of Science and Engineering

  • Lulu Tucker
  • Euan Doidge
  • Jennifer Dodoo

College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine      

  • Isobel MacGregor
  • Toby Gurran
  • Laura Glendinning                                

College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences             

  • William Kerr
  • Tim Squirrell 
  • Vanitha Subramaniam  

How to watch the live stream

The live stream will start shortly before the final start time on Thursday 22nd June .

Full screen: to watch full screen, please click the small University of Edinburgh logo in the bottom right hand corner. This will take you to the Media Hopper interface where full screen view is available.