My 3-minute PhD thesis | UNITA Contest, 2nd edition.


We are happy to announce the second edition of the research communication competition “My 3-minute PhD thesis” opened to all PhD candidates of the European UNITA alliance (9 participating European universities). 

Your challenge: present your research work in 3 minutes in an easy-to-understand way to a non-specialist audience in ENGLISH. 
The competition will be organized in two steps:

First step: on-line training and local competition (May the 16th) in each of the nine participating universities. Selection of three candidates to represent the University of Zaragoza in the final competition; 
Before the local competition you will beneficiate from an online training of 5 hours in April in groups of about 10 PhD candidates from different European universities of the UNITA alliance.

Second step:  face-to-face training and final competition at the University of Pau & Pays de l’Adour (South-West of France) from 1 to 5 July 2024, within a UNITA event, that will gather many UNITA partners from all over the Alliance. 

Come and boost your communication skills, and apply before 14th March by sending an email to with the following information:

-    Name and Surname 
-    Doctoral Program
-    Doctoral Year (2nd, 3rd,..)
-    Thesis title
-    English level (B1, B2, C1, C2)
-    Motivation (max 1000 characters)

Contest rules