Centre for Translation Studies

Vibrant, dynamic and collaborative learning of interpreting and translation skills – guided by professional interpreting trainers following a world-class curriculum on conference interpreter training.

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The University of Leeds is a member of CIUTI (Conférence internationale permanente d'instituts universitaires de traducteurs et interprètes), the world’s oldest and most prestigious international association of university institutes with translation and interpretation programmes, of which membership requires fulfilment of strict quality criteria and is a distinct seal of quality.

The University of Leeds is also a partner university of the Directorate-General for Interpretation of both the European Parliament and the European Commission. 

The Centre for Translation Studies is a corporate member of the Institute of Translation and Interpreting (ITI) and a member of the European Language Industry Association industry-academic network (ELIA-Exchange).

The MA in Applied Translation Studies (MAATS) course is a member of the European Masters in Translation (EMT) network.

Many of the Centre's staff are members of professional associations, as well as certified users of the wide range of technologies taught in our courses.