Postgraduate Researchers' Showcase

Vice Chancellor Karen Cox talks to a crowd of students at Postgraduate Festival 2018

Researchers' Showcase

The annual Researchers’ Showcase returns each summer and will exhibit the exceptional work carried out by our research community at the University of Kent. 

In 2021 Researchers’ from across the University sent in their academic posters, photographs and short creative clips to showcase their research to an online audience. Visit the Graduate and Researcher College Facebook page to take a look at the work that was submitted. 

Why is the Researchers' Showcase so important?

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    Sharing your passion, ideas, vision and experience with your peers brings together the research community at Kent. 

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    Raise Awareness

    Representing your field of research allows others to become aware of the important work being carried out at Kent and puts a spotlight on your studies.

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    This year the Showcase is going online! This will test your creativity and encourage you to think outside the box. The aim is to exhibit your research in a creative and alternative way.

Key links and information


Kent's Virtual 3MT Competition

The Three Minute Thesis Competition celebrates the exciting research conducted by PhD students from around the world. It challenges students to effectively explain their research in three minutes, in a language appropriate to a non-specialist audience. This year the judging will take place during our Researchers' Showcase week. 

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Two visitors look at an academic poster during the Postgraduate Researchers' Showcase

Watch highlights from the 2018 event

Our eighth annual Postgraduate Festival took place in Canterbury from 18-22 June 2018