Research course

Translation Studies

Institution
University of Nottingham · School of Modern Languages and Cultures
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

2:1 (or international equivalent) in an arts, humanities, or social science subject. For PhD-level study, applicants should hold, or be working towards, a masters degree in a relevant subject.

Months of entry

September

Course content

We offer research degree supervision in all areas of Translation Studies, including historical linguistics and translation studies from the 18th century to the present. Particular research strengths include audio-visual translation, translation theory, translation of literary and philosophical texts, translation between Asian (esp. Chinese) and Western contexts, post-colonial translation and intercultural competences. We can offer expert supervision for projects involving English and the following languages: French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Arabic, Russian, Serbian, Croatian, Slovene, Dutch.

For a more extensive overview, please visit the course page on the University of Nottingham's online prospectus.

Information for international students

English language requirements: IELTS 7.0 (no less than 6.5 in any element).

Fees and funding

The Graduate School at The University of Nottingham provides information on internal and external sources of postgraduate funding.

There is also funding information on the School of Cultures, Languages & Area Studies web pages.

For information on funding opportunities for international students, please see the International Office website.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate and Research Office
Email
pg-clas@nottingham.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)115 95 14389