LEBANON
 
Beirut
Université Saint-Joseph. Faculté des Lettres et des Sciences Humaines. Institut de Langues et de Traduction (ILT). École de Traducteurs et d'Interprètes de Beyrouth (ETIB)
B.P. 175 - 208. Beirut. Lebanon
Tel: 961.1.201 617. Fax: 961.1.423369
Established 1980 (translation), 1984 (interpreting)
Students: 150
· Three-year undergraduate programme leading to Licence en Langues Vivantes, open to students who have completed the Lebanese Baccalauréat or equivalent, who pass an entry test, and who are no older than 30.
· Two-year advanced programme leading to a Diplôme de Traducteur, open to students having completed the Licence with good grades.
· Two-year advanced programme in conference interpreting leading to a Diplôme d'Interprète de Conférence, open to students having completed the Licence with good grades.
· One-year advanced programme in translation leading to Maîtrise en Langues Vivantes (Translation option) open to students having completed the Licence, without any restriction based on the grades obtained.
Specialization: law, economics, biomedical, computers.
Languages: Arabic, French, English.
(November 1994)
 

Kaslik - Saint Esprit
Université de Saint-Esprit (Holy Spirit University)
P.O. Box 446. Jounieh
Tel: 961.9.912019. Fax: 961.9.914941
Established 1993
Students: 116 (in first two years of operation)
· Three-year undergraduate programme in translation leading to a Licence de Langues vivantes et de Traduction [first degree in modern languages and translation], open to students who have completed the Lebanese Baccalauréat or equivalent. This first-cycle programme is common to the translation and interpreting branches of further studies.
· One-year advanced programme in language teaching and translation leading to a Licence d'Enseignement de Langues Vivantes (Option Traduction), open to students have completed the above three-year undergraduate programme.
· Two-year advanced programme in translation leading to a Diplôme de Traducteur, open to students who have completed the above three-year undergraduate programme.
· Two-year advanced programme in interpreting leading to a Diplôme d'Interprète, open to students who have completed the above three-year undergraduate programme.
· Three-year (minimum) doctoral (third-cycle) programme leading to a Doctorat en Traductologie (Doctorat in Translation Studies), open to students who have completed the above Diplôme de Traducteur or Diplôme d'Interprète.
Specialization: technical and cultural fields
Languages: Arabic, English, French.
Express interest in establishing exchanges.
(January 1995)
 

Louaize - Notre Dame
Notre Dame University. Faculty of Humanities. Department of English
Mailing address: P.O. Box 72. Zouk Mikayel
Tel: 961.9.912911. Fax: 961.9.938127
Established 1994
Students: 15 (in first year of operation)
· Three-year undergraduate programme leading to a B.A. in Translation and Interpretation, open to students who have completed the Lebanese Baccalauréat II or equivalent and who are competent in Arabic and English. Remedial courses are given in French, which is the passive language.
Specialization: economics, law, media, diplomacy.
Languages: Arabic, English, French.
Express interest in establishing links with other universities and institutions.
(January 1995)


Last update 1 June 1998