Translation Studies

Our postgraduate programmes in Translation Studies are designed to meet the growing need for professional translators and translation researchers.

Subject overview

Language service providers and translation agencies around the world are demanding specialised qualifications in translation when recruiting translators. Our courses are designed to respond to such needs and to prepare you for this dynamic profession.

Our Postgraduate Diploma in Translation Studies is the only qualification available in New Zealand that is endorsed by the National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters (NAATI).

Where can Translation Studies take you?

Translation Studies can lead to careers in international organisations, international business and trade, online and offline publishing, or software and website localisation.

With the constant growth in international communication, the demand for translation is increasing continuously, and many translators undertake freelance work with clients from all over the world.

Career options with an Arts degree

Explore your study options in Translation Studies