Poster Format

Poster Layout – Guidelines

What is a poster?

  • Visual display of results of an investigation mounted on a rectangular board.
  • Used to convey research findings, project results, assignment work etc.


  • Poster Display Boards measure 120 cm (height) x 90 cm (width), approx. 4’ x 3’ – size A0
  • Divide the poster into areas, maybe 6 to 8; with a clear heading for each area (see contents below)

Download the Guidelines for the Poster Format