BELGIUM

Antwerp – Artesis University College Antwerp
Dep. Translators & Interpreters
http://www.artesis.be/vertalertolk/
www.lans-tts.be
Schildersstraat, 41. B-2000 Antwerpen
Tel: 32.3.240 19 01. Fax: 32.3.248 19 07
Established in 1961
Students: 550 (of which 20 in interpreting)
Three-year undergraduate programme in applied linguistics with a focus on Translation Studies (Bachelor in Toegepaste Taalkunde). Students having obtained the degree in applied linguistics or a similar degree can then start a one-year postgraduate master programme in translation (Master in het Vertalen) or interpreting (Master in het Tolken).
Member of the Association of Universities and University Colleges of Antwerp
Specialization: audiovisual translation, translation of technical and scientific texts, interpreting (including the European Master in Conference Interpreting into Dutch, community interpreting and live subtitling).
Languages: Dutch (mother tongue), English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Chinese. From the second bachelor year, students have the possibility of studying a third language.
CUITI member since 1967. FIT member & member of Belgian Chamber of Translators, Interpreters & Philologists.
Participant in numerous research projects in AVT, technical translation and community interpreting.
(January 2011)


Antwerp - Lessius Hogeschool

Lessius Hogeschool Antwerpen
Department of Translators and Interpreters
St-Andriesstraat 2, B-2000 Antwerpen
Tel.: 32 3 225 06 40
Fax: 32 3 231 30 60
Established in 1968
Students: 782 (of which 9 in interpreting)
" 2004 marks the start of the new Bachelor/Masters in applied linguistics degrees, leading to one of four MA degrees: in translation, in interpreting, in multilingual business communication and in journalism.
The full foreign languages curriculum includes (always with Dutch as the mother tongue, i.e. the source language): French, English, German, Italian, Spanish, Russian, Arabic and Hungarian.
In the 3rd year, students may add an extra-curricular language, to be chosen amongst Arabic, Japanese, Moroccan Arabic, Modern Greek, Polish, Portuguese and Turkish.
For further information: http://www.lessius-ho.be/relint/vt_new_degree_structures.htm
(January 2005 - our thanks to Luc van Doorslaer)
 

Brussels - CETL
Centre Européen de Traduction Littéraire (CETL), associated with the Institut Supérieur de Traducteurs et Interprètes (ISTI)
34, rue J. Hazard. B-1180 Brussels
Tel/Fax: 32.2.345 98 70
Established 1990
Students: 60 per year
· Two-semester programme in literary translation leading to an internal diploma (Diplôme du CETL).
Specialization: literary texts.
Languages: French, German, English, Catalan, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Portuguese, Russian.
(1994)
 

Brussels - Erasmushogeschool
Erasmushogeschool
Trierstraat, 84. B-1040 Brussels
Tel: 32.2.230 12 60. Fax: 32.2.230 99 90
Established 1991
Students: 430
· Four-year undergraduate programme leading to degree as translator (Licenciaat Vertaler) or interpreter (Licenciaat Tolk).
Specialization: economics, law, sciences, technical texts, computer science, interpreting
Languages: Dutch, Danish, English, French, German, Greek, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish (Arabic, Chinese, Finnish, Hungarian, Japanese, Norwegian, Polish, Rumanian, Swedish, Turkish as possible second foreign languages).
(1994)
 

Brussels - ESTI
Institut Cooremans. École Supérieure de Traducteurs et d'Interprètes (ESTI)
Place Anneessens, 11. B-1000 Brussels
Tel: 32.2.512 54 91. Fax: 32.2.511 24 67
Established 1962
Students: approx. 200
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation (Licencié traducteur) or interpreting (Licencié interprète). Students having obtained either of these degrees can then enter the advanced programmes (Maîtrise) organized by the Université Libre de Bruxelles and the Université de Mons (see Mons - Institut de Linguistique, below).
Specialization: social sciences, law, economics, sciences, technical texts, medicine, intepreting.
Languages: French, Dutch, English, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish.
(1994)
 

Brussels - ISTI
Institut Supérieur de Traducteurs et Interprètes (ISTI)
34, rue J. Hazard. B-1180 Brussels
Tel.: 32 2 340 12 80 Fax: 32 2 346 21 34
Established 1965
Students: 1,000
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation (Licencié traducteur) or interpreting (Licencié Interprète).
Specialization: terminology, computer science, interpreting.
·  One-year programme in French-English media and multimedia translation (subtitling, surtitling, voice over, localisation)
Coordinators: Corinne IMHAUSER cimhauser@isti.be (terminology, computer science); Pascaline MERTEN pmerten@isti.be 

Languages: French, German, English, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Russian.
CIUTI member
(January 2000. Our thanks to Corinne Imhauser)

Brussels - Marie Haps
Institut Libre Marie Haps (associated with the KU Leuven)
Rue d'Arlon, 11. B-1040 Brussels
Tel: 32.2.511 92 92. Fax: 32.2.511 98 37
Established 1955
Students: 487
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation (Licencié traducteur) or interpreting (Licencié interprète).
· One-year postgraduate training in conference interpreting.
· Four-hundred-hour advanced programme in terminology (Maîtrise en terminologie).
· One-year full-time (two-year part-time) MA in Applied Translation Studies (with University of North London and Hogeschool Maastricht)
Specialization: economics, sciences, technical texts, international relations, interpreting.
Languages: French, Dutch, English, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish.
(1994)
 

Brussels - VLEKHO
Vlaamse Ekonomische Hogeschool (VLEKHO). Département des traducteurs et interprètes
Now part of the Hogeschool voor Wetenschap & Kunst, (associated with KU Leuven)
Koningsstraat, 336. B-1210 Brussels
Tel: 32.2.221 12 11. Fax: 32.2.219 78 79
Established 1983
Students: 500 (of which about 20 in interpreting)
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation (Licencié traducteur) or interpreting (Licencié Interprète).
Specialization: law, economics, political science, interpreting.
Languages: Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Lithuanian, Russian, Spanish.
(1994 / 2003; our thanks to Ludo Teeuwen)

Ghent
Ghent University - Faculty of Arts and Philosophy
Translation, Interpreting and Communication
Groot-Brittanniëlaan, 45. B-9000 Gent
Tel: 32.9.33 11 930. Fax: 32.9.33 11 929. E-mail: vtc@ugent.be
Established 1968
Students: 1100
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation (master in het vertalen), interpreting (master in het tolken)or multilingual communication (master in de meertalige communicatie).
. One-year postgraduate training in conference interpreting.
Specialization: economics, law, medicine, technical texts, computer science, interpreting, translation.
Languages: Dutch, English, French, German, Russian, Spanish, Italian, Turkish.
CIUTI member
Holder EMT-label
website:
(November 2013; our thanks to Sonia Vandepitte)

Liège

Université de Liège. Département de Langues et Littératures Germaniques
Place Cockerill, 3. B- 4000 Liège
Tel: 32.4.366 5438. Fax: 32.4.366 5721
cpagnoulle@ulg.ac.be
Established 1986
Students: Between 8 and 25 per year
· One or two-year advanced programme open to students with a first degree.
Specialized translation and literary texts.
Languages: French, Dutch, English, German.
(1994 / 2003)


Mons - EII
Université de Mons-Hainaut. École d'Interprètes Internationaux (EII)
17, avenue du Champ de Mars. B-7000 Mons
Tel: 32.65.37 36 01 / 37 36 04. Fax: 32.65.37 30 54
Established 1962
Students: 900
· Two-year undergraduate programme leading to diploma of Candidat traducteur (i.e. the first cycle of the Licence).
· Four-year undergraduate programme leading to degree as a translator (Licencié traducteur) or interpreter (Licencié interprète). Students having obtained either of these degrees can enter the advanced programmes (Maîtrise) organized by the Institut de Linguistique within the same university (see below).
Specialization: economics, law, sciences, technical texts, interpreting.
Languages: French, Danish, Dutch, English, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish (Arabic, Chinese, Greek, Hungarian, Japanese, Norwegian, Portuguese and Swedish can be chosen as third languages after the Licence).
CIUTI member since 1969.
(1994)
 

Mons - Institut de Linguistique
Université de Mons-Hainaut. Faculté des sciences psycho-pédagogiques. Institut de Linguistique
Place du Parc, 20. B-7000 Mons
Tel: 32.65.37 31 40. Fax: 32.65.37 30 54. E-mail: plusatvm1.umh.ac.be
Established 1972
Students: 100
· One-year advanced programme in translation (Maîtrise en traduction).
· One-year advanced programme in interpreting (Maîtrise en Interprétation de Conférence).
Languages: French, Arabic, Chinese, Danish, Dutch, English, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Norwegian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish.
(1994)