60 universities receive 'European Master's in Translation' Label

  • 60 universities receive ‘European Master’s in Translation’ Label

 

 

  • The list of universities selected for the ‘European Master’s in Translation’ (EMT) Label has been announced today by the European Commission.

 

 

  • More than 60 institutions in 21 Member States will receive the Label which recognises the best Master’s degree courses for translators. The main goal of the EMT is to improve translator training and to attract top quality translators to the European institutions. Universities receiving the Commission’s seal of approval are entitled to join the EMT network for the next five years and receive funding for lecturers to attend its annual conference and seminars.

 

 

  • The EMT promotes the exchange of best practices between universities, enhanced teaching standards, a curriculum that takes account of market needs to improve employability of graduates and the creation of a truly European job market for skilled translators.

 

 

Find out more: http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-14-625_en.htm