Translation Studies

Languages offered

A wide variety of languages are currently available for the practical translation components of our MSc in Translation Studies.

Europe on a globe

When you apply, please indicate in your Personal Statement which language(s) you would like to study with us.

For 2016/17 we expect to be able to offer practical sessions in translating between English and the following languages:

  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • Danish
  • French
  • German
  • Japanese
  • Norwegian
  • Spanish
  • Swedish
  • Turkish

Please note that you should have native speaker competence in any languages that you apply to work with other than English.

Your language pairs

You will be accepted to work in a principal language pair. One of the languages should be English. If you meet the necessary criteria and tuition in your secondary language is available in that year, you may be eligible to work with two language pairs.

One of the languages should be English (e.g. French-English and Spanish-English OR Chinese-English and Japanese-English). For such specific academic arrangements, please contact the programme director.

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If applying to work with a Scandinavian language, practical translation will be available from English into Danish, Norwegian OR Swedish and from ALL three Scandinavian languages into English.