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Translation and Interpretation - Graduate studies

Please note that all classes at the STI include lectures, readings and discussions in both English and French. If you register in our program, you may do your assignments in either English or French, but you must be prepared to work in this bilingual environment.

Master’s programs

This program is currently not accepting any applications.

Master of Arts in Translation studies (MA) -Please note that unfortunately, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are unable to offer the Chinese-English option for the 2021-22 academic year.

Master of Arts in Translation Studies Concentration in Literary Translation

Master of Conference Interpreting (MCI)

Doctoral programs

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The School of Translation and Interpretation

The University of Ottawa, in the heart of the National Capital Region, was the first Canadian institution to offer professional translation courses at the university level―in 1936. This training was formalized in 1971 when the School of Translation and Interpretation was founded.
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Learning outcomes

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Graduate programs and opportunities

Distinguish your professional or academic profile at one of Canada’s top 10 research institutes. The University of Ottawa’s diverse range of programs allows you to choose a formula that improves your employment prospects and fits your lifestyle.
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Contact us

School of Translation and Interpretation

Hamelin Hall (room 401)
70 Laurier Avenue East
Ottawa ON Canada K1N 6N5

Tel.: 613-562-5719
Fax: 613-562-5141

Office hours

Monday to Friday
8:45 a.m. to 12 p.m.
1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. 
(June to August: closed at 3:30 p.m.)