“Ma thèse en 180 secondes”: French Doctoral Studies Competition


The My Thesis in 180 Seconds (Ma thèse en 180 secondes) competition is a unique opportunity for you to hone your communication skills, while disseminating your research in the public space!

How it works:
Doctoral students must give a clear, concise and convincing presentation in French on their research project within the time limit of three minutes. The goal is to present your research topic in layman’s terms to a lay and diverse audience. Participants can receive training opportunities to better hone their research communication skills as part of this competition.

The competition for universities in Western Canada will take place on May 5, 2021.

Eligibility criteria & training:
For more information about eligibility criteria and training workshops, visit the website:

This opportunity is presented to you by:

Association francophone pour le savoir (ACFAS)
FHIS Graduate Studies Program
Centre de la Francophonie de UBC