Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Translating and Interpreting

Supervision available in the following areas: interpreting; psycholinguistics of interpreting and translating; translating literature; translation and culture; translation and ethics, ideology, and power; translation products, processes and strategies; translator and interpreter training and assessment; reflective/autonomous learning and educational psychology; audiovisual translation studies. Support can be offered for projects involving English plus the following languages: Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian, Catalan, Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Hungarian, Quechua and Spanish.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree and master's degree in a subject related to one of the discipline areas covered by the School of Modern Languages. Applicants are required to attend an interview, which may be conducted via Skype if necessary. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 7.0 (with a minimum of 6.5 in writing and 6.0 in all other sub-skills), or equivalent.

Course modules

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 - 36 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 72 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MPhil Part-time September 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

Key information

School of Modern Languages
Telephone number: 
0191 208 5867