University of Buea. Advanced School of Translators and Interpreters (ASTI)
P.O. Box 63. Buea. Cameroon
Established 1985, modified 2009
Students: 160 (142 in Translation and 18 in Interpretation) · Two-year advanced course leading to M.A. in Translation. Admission by competitive entrance examination, open to students with a first degree in any discipline.
. Two-year programme leading to an M.A. in Interpretation. Admission by competitive entrance examination, open to applicants with a first degree in any discipline.
· Six-nine month postgraduate course leading to a Certificate in Translation, open to qualified candidates with established experience in either translation or interpreting.
· Six-nine month postgraduate course leading to a Certificate in Conference Interpretation, open to qualified candidates with established experience in either translation or interpreting.
. One-four-week intensive training courses leading to an attestation of completion of studies in a chosen subject in the areas of Translation, Interpretation or Terminology
Specialization: Audio-visual translation, Computer-Assisted Translation, Community Interpreting, Corpus Translation Studies, Interpreting theory, Literary Translation, Translation from/into African Languages, Translation Theory and History, Terminology.
Languages: Arabic, Chinese, English, French, German, Spanish.
Exchanges with ESIT-Paris, Montreal, Ouagadougou, NUR-Rwanda.
(November 2009 - our thanks to Charles Tiayon)
Institut Supérieur de Traduction et d'Interprétation (ISTI)
Licence trilingue appliquée à la traduction: 3 years
Master en Traduction: 2 years
Master in Conference Interpreting: 1 year
Languages: French, English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, Chinese, Arabic