Welcome to the Department of Translation at the Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana.
Types of study
The Department of Translation offers undergraduate and postgraduate programmes of study. On the undergraduate level, the Department offers a three-year course in Interlinguistic Communication (BA), whereas on the postgraduate level, students can choose between an MA in Interpreting, an MA in Translation and two joint MA programmes maintained with the institutions in Austria and France. Postgraduate students can further pursue a PhD degree in Translation Studies.
Quality Control and Quality Assurance
The MA Programmes Translation and Interpreting of the University of Ljubljana are the only translator and interpreter training programmes in Slovenia that have been internationally assessed that they meet the required high quality standards. They have been assessed by the International Permanent Conference of University Institutes of Translators and Interpreters CIUTI, by the international consortium EMCI established by the interpreting service of the European Commission and the European Parliament and by the network EMT at the Directorate General for Translation of the European Commission.
The department is also a founding and associate member of EULITA, the European Legal Interpreters and Translators Association.