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  MA Translation and Interpreting Studies


The University of Manchester    School of Arts, Languages and Cultures

Full time & Part time See Course MA One year full time
Communication & Media Studies (7) Languages, Literature & Culture (21) Linguistics & Classics (23)

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Are you passionate about languages and considering a career in language services? Our MA Translation and Interpreting Studies programme is perfect for you! Gain the knowledge and skills needed to excel in translation or other professions requiring expertise in intercultural communication. Choose from a wide range of specialisations, including commercial translation, audio-visual translation, literary translation, and more. Develop practical skills in dialogue interpreting for business and public services. With a strong emphasis on language proficiency, you'll translate into or out of English depending on your language strengths. Benefit from specialised translation tuition and training in translation technologies. Prepare for a successful career or further research in this dynamic field.

About the course

Our MA Translation and Interpreting Studies programme is ideal if you are considering a career in language services. It aims to equip you with the knowledge and skills you'll need to work in translation or in other professions that require expertise in intercultural communication. 

You will learn about a wide range of specialisations, including:

  • commercial translation
  • audio-visual translation
  • transcreation
  • literary translation
  • translation project management
  • technical translation
  • translating for international organisations. 

You may also choose to develop skills in dialogue interpreting for business and public services.

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Entry Requirements

We normally expect students to have a First or Upper Second class honours degree or its overseas equivalent in a humanities-based subject area.

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