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Entry requirements

You should have (or expect to be awarded) an undergraduate degree of at least upper second class standard in a relevant subject. You must also be able to demonstrate a high level of proficiency in at least one language other than English.

Months of entry


Course content

The MA in Translation equips you with all the skills and knowledge needed to become a professional translator in an increasingly globalized world.

Based in a truly global city, Goldsmiths’ location makes it the perfect place to study translation.

You will study the theory and practice of translation, giving you the expertise to become a translator. Study in a department with expertise across linguistics, creative writing, and literary studies, with the option to tailor your studies and explore areas in other departments relevant to your own interests.

The possibility of undertaking an industry-based work placement gives you the opportunity to gain invaluable experience and increase your employability.

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

UK students
Home/EU - full-time: £8640 Home/EU - part-time: £4320
International students
International - full-time: £14760

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Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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