Whatever your situation and career goals, there’s bound to be a business degree to match. The demand for translators and interpreters has grown considerably in recent years, due to the increasingly global economy. Employment for translators and interpreters is projected to increase much faster than the average of many occupations. The term “business degrees” is often used as an umbrella term covering a wide range of courses, in subjects that include finance, accounting, management and economics.
The University of Strathclyde, calls on eligible students to apply for the 2017/18 session of her scholarship programme. The University of Strathclyde, is a Scottish public research university located in Glasgow, United Kingdom. Founded in 1796 as the Andersonian Institute, it is Glasgow’s second-oldest university, with the university receiving its royal charter in 1964 as the UK’s first technological university. It takes its name from the historic Kingdom of Strathclyde.
The University of Strathclyde is delighted to offer International applicants the opportunity to apply for a scholarship to undertake the MSc Business Translation and Interpreting course, commencing September 2017.
With a professional proficiency in translation and interpreting and with a specialism in business and commerce, students have opportunities in both public and private sectors: translation, global commerce, the media. The scholarship offers students the opportunity for the course of a lifetime after which they could become translators, interpreters, technical writers, international communication specialists in advertising, marketing, the media and public affairs.
Type: Full time Postgraduate Taught
Eligible Field of Study: Mass Communications and related fields
Eligibility: Students from all academic backgrounds are welcome
- IELTS overall 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in all components
- Completion of both English language oral and written aptitude tests
- University degree 80% (75% for prestigious institutions)
Number of Awardees: Five(5)
Value of Scholarship: £5,000 tuition fee waiver.
Duration of Scholarship: 12 months
Application Timeline: 16th July 2017
Eligible Countries: International
To be taken at (country): United Kingdom
Award Provider: University of Strathclyde, Glasgow