Research course

Translation

Institution
Queen's University Belfast · School of Modern Languages
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

The minimum academic requirement for admission to a research degree programme is normally an Upper Second Class Honours degree from a UK or ROI HE provider, or an equivalent qualification acceptable to the University. Further information can be obtained by contacting the School.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Research Strategies

Translation is part of the Modern Languages research cluster, which provides a vibrant environment for both disciplinary and interdisciplinary scholarship.

Recognised as a centre of excellence for research into the languages, literatures, histories, linguistics, visual cultures, and cultural identities of Europe and beyond, the cluster is founded on a dynamic and forward-looking research ethos.

Translation is a field of research that is expanding dynamically. We welcome innovative research proposals in a variety of areas linked to:

  • Audio-visual translation

  • Translation and cultural encounter

  • Translation and linguistics

  • Translation and literature

  • Translation and performance

  • Translation and sacred texts

  • Translation and the global/local

  • Translation ethics

Information for international students

Full details can be found on the Queen's University website.

Fees and funding

Applicants should refer to the relevant School's website for information. Details may be found here.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
72 months
full time
36 months

MPhil

full time
24 months
part time
48 months

Course contact details

Name
Professor David Johnston
Email
d.johnston@qub.ac.uk
Phone
028 9097 3343