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Business Translation and Interpreting

University of Strathclyde

12 months
16000 GBP/year
7100 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Gain practical experience through industry-based activities on a flexible, skill-building course in Business Translation and Interpreting from University of Strathclyde.

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The translation industry is on the rise and specialist translators are highly sought after.The integration of business knowledge and translation/interpreting skills will give you a competitive edge in the job market, opening up a broader range of career opportunities.

Through the skill-focused and practical nature of the course, you'll gain invaluable industry experience and proficiency in translation and interpreting, which will potentially enhance your employability.


Students in the Business Translation and Interpreting program from University of Strathclyde  gain professional proficiency in translation and liaison interpreting, specialising in business and commerce, which will open up a broad array of potential career paths from within the translation industry to global commerce and media.

Job titles from both the public and private sectors could include, but not necessarily be restricted to:

  • translator
  • interpreter
  • technical writer
  • international communication specialist (in advertising, marketing, media, and public affairs)
  • educator
  • administrator

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Text Typology and Translation
  • Translation and Interpreting Studies
  • Professional Interpreting Practice
  • Translation and Language Technology
  • Interpreting for Business and Commerce
  • Business Translation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • There’s no formal closing date for postgraduate applications.


180 alternative credits
  • PgDip - 120


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Preferably a first or upper second-class Honours degree, or equivalent. Academic backgrounds need not be English or translation, however, 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
  • Spanish
  • Italian
  • French

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7100 GBP per year during 12 months.

Rest of UK £7,100

Living costs for Glasgow

620 - 1012 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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