MA in Translation Studies

Hamad bin Khalifa University

Program Description

MA in Translation Studies

Hamad bin Khalifa University

MA in Audiovisual Translation

The MA in Translation Studies (MATS) is a two-year program designed,to train highly skilled translators in the areas of business and commerce,science and technology, literary translation, and translation of media texts as well as translation for international organizations.

The acquisition of practical translation competence is complemented by advanced training in the use of translation technology and work placement experience. A theoretical component encourages sophisticated intellectual enquiry, thus equipping students with a sound foundation for professional work and doctoral study in the field of translation studies.

In May of 2014, TII officially announced obtaining the validation for the MATS from,the University of Geneva. With this validation TII has received the Faculty of Translation and Interpreting (FTI) Quality Label from the University of Geneva.

Admissions requirements

  • In order to be considered for admission to the Master of Arts in Translation Studies or Audiovisual Translation, applicants must have a bachelor’s degree from a recognized institution, and strong language proficiency in English and Arabic
  • Applicants are required to take the IELTS or TOEFL exam in order to demonstrate their proficiency in English. The IELTS or TOEFL score must be no more than two years old. This requirement will not be waived under any circumstances. An English-language related major will not exempt applicants from this requirement, neither will holding any specific passport
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated April 20, 2016
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Qatar Doha
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