University of Würzburg Graduate Schools

Paticipation 2023-24

You are an advanced doctoral researcher, at or close to the end of your project, from any academic field at the University of Würzburg?

You have results to talk about, not only plans?

To express your interest in participation, send an e-mail either to  or to You can also call us to discuss details of participation: 31-82758 (Krischan Brandly) or 31-86068 (S. Schröder-Köhne).

Deadline for expression of interest: 10 December 2023.

We can admit up to 12 presenters.

We will offer preparative workshops in January/February 2024  (17.01.24, 10:00-13:00, and 28.02.24, 15:00-17:00). Those workshoip are not obligatory, but highly recommended for any prospective participant. You can express your interest in the workshop together with your expression of interest in the contest as such.

Our local 3MT contest will take place
- on Friday, 20 March 2024, 14:00‑16:00
- at the Graduate Schools' Building, Hubland Nord, Beatrice-Edgell‑Weg 21

All presentations will be video-recorded, and the video of the local winner ‑as judged by an interdisciplinary jury‑ will be submitted for the Coimbra Group contest  at European level. Among the entries of all participating universites, Coimbra Group will select three finalists, who will get the opportunity to present at the annual Coimbra Group meeting, Universities of Åbo Akademi and Turku (Finaland), 4–7 June 2024.

Some small prizes will be awarded at our local event, and all participants wll recieve a certificate.