New Academic Talent 2019 Featured

Published in Regular Events

WIUT announces New Academic Talent 2019 competition among current Level 6 and 7 students, writing their final year dissertations. Applicants submit their final year project (20-50 pages) and an extended abstract (1-2 pages) to the first round. Selected finalists then make their poster presentation at WIUT’s Career Week in the second round. Papers will be judged based on originality, substance, analytical nature, and clarity of writing. We plan to invite potential investors, employers and academics for this event. 

Prize for the winner consists of a Tablet PC, WIUT apparel, and get the opportunity to have lunch with the Deans and Supervisors. The winner’s article will also be featured on wiut.uz and Research Digest. Special prize will also be given for the best project with implications for Uzbekistan. In sum, students have the opportunity to present themselves, their dissertation and potentially gain funding and/or a job in an innovative firm, network and receive valuable comments.

Deadline for submissions is 25 March 2019.

Papers and extended abstracts should be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

For further details, contact the Dean’s Office on Research and Postgraduate Studies at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Please note, this competition is for WIUT final year students only.

Good Luck!