Taught course

Business Translation and Interpreting

Institution
University of Strathclyde · School of Humanities
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

You should have a good degree, preferably above UK 2:1 or equivalent. Academic backgrounds need not be English or Translation. Knowledge in business and economics is desirable. Individual cases will be considered on their own merits, such as qualifications and past work experiences.

Please note that currently we only admit students who can master another language in addition to English, from the following:

  • Chinese
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Italian
  • French

Months of entry

September

Course content

The translation industry is on the rise with specialist translators being highly sought after.

The integration of business knowledge and translation/interpreting skills will give you a more competitive edge in the job market, opening up a broader range of career opportunities.

The skill-focused and practical nature of the course allows you to gain invaluable industry experience and proficiency in translation and interpreting, which potentially greatly improves your employability.

Our lecturers are qualified translators and interpreters with industry experience.

The practical translation and interpreting sessions will include industry-based tasks.

Fees and funding

UK students
£9,000
International students
£13,500

International applicants are welcome to apply for the MSc Business Translation & Interpreting Scholarship, worth £5,000.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

PGDip

full time
9 months

Course contact details

Name
HaSS PGT Enquiries
Email
hass-pgt-enquiries@strath.ac.uk
Phone
0141 44 8600