Postgraduate Diploma On Campus


London Metropolitan University

12 months
9540 GBP/year
7080 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Get ready for a role as a professional interpreter in international organisations, the private market and public services operating under English law. The Interpreting progarmme London Metropolitan University.


You can study this course in the following languages, all paired with English: Arabic, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Polish, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish.

This Interpreting course from London Metropolitan University provides tuition in conference interpreting and public service interpreting (PSI) relating to English law.

If you are solely interested in conference interpreting, our Conference Interpreting PG Dip or Conference Interpreting MA provide a dedicated conference interpreting training for the European Union and United Nations context. Instead, this course offers a public service interpreting (English law) module.


You'll be assessed through a variety of essays, presentations, practical interpreting performances, role-play (PSI), self and peer evaluations, plus reflective portfolios.

Programme Structure

Modules included:

  • Consecutive interpreting (English into A, or C1 into English) 
  • Consecutive interpreting (A into English or C2 into English) 
  • Interpreting Theory and Interpreting Assignment Preparation Strategies  
  • Simultaneous interpreting (A<>English , or C1 and C2 into English)  
  • The Interpreters Professional Environment (with Placement)
  • Public Service Interpreting (English law) 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a 2:1 degree (or equivalent) in translation, interpreting, modern languages or related field
  • near native or native knowledge of the English language
  • near native proficiency in your chosen paired language
  • good command of the second foreign language (if applicable)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9540 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9540 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    7080 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7080 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

UK students part time: £1,180 per 20 credit module

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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