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Full time & Part time See Course MA 1 year full time, 2-3 years part time
Languages, Literature & Culture (21)

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The MA Translation programme at SOAS is a unique and prestigious academic programme that offers practical translation skills and cultural mediation training. With a wide range of Asian and African language specialisations, this programme provides students with a comprehensive understanding of translation theories and methods. The programme prepares students for a successful career as freelance translators, language professionals, or cultural mediators. The exceptional resources available at SOAS, including the SOAS Library and nearby institutions, offer students unparalleled support for their studies. With highly qualified teachers and researchers, studying MA Translation at SOAS is a rewarding and intellectually stimulating experience.

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The MA Translation 

programme combines training of practical translation skills and/or cultural mediation with teaching of translation theories and methods. It is unique in terms of the range of Asian and African language and cultural specialisations.

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Entry Requirements

We will consider all applications with 2:2 (or international equivalent) or higher. In addition to degree classification we take into account other elements of the application such as supporting statement. References are optional, but can help build a stronger application if you fall below the 2:2 requirement or have non-traditional qualifications.

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These scholarships are for Masters study in any subject field.
The application process normally opens in December and closes in February, for study commencing in September the following year. Please go to the Canon Collins website and click "Apply for A Scholarship" and then "Canon Collins Scholarship for Masters Study in the UK" for further information on how to apply.

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Country/Nationality: Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe

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