MA in Translation

The School of Modern Languages runs a popular distance learning MA in Translation which runs in eight languages: Chinese, Czech, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish.

The programme is professionally-oriented and most of our graduates go on to work freelance or in-house as translators or project managers. The programme can also serve as preparation for students wishing to proceed to doctoral research.

Key information about the MA in Translation


Our tutors include practising language professionals and researchers. Visit the tutors list page for more information.

Industry links and networks

As corporate educational members of the ITI and the ATA, we strongly support links between translator training courses and the translation industry. The MA in Translation is an applicant programme to the European Masters in Translation network.

Faculty support

We foster a vibrant postgraduate community across the Faculty of Arts, providing you with dedicated support when you need it.

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