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See Ahmet Özmirak, "Professional interpreting and translating in Turkish history". Language International 6.5 (1994) 32-37.

Ankara - Atılım
Atilim University. Department of Translation and Interpretation.
Gölbaşı, Ankara
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in Translation and Interpretation (Established in 2001)
Students: 62 (2010-2011 Academic Year)
· Two-year advanced programme (1.5 years without thesis) leading to a M.A. in Translation Studies
(Established in 2008)
Specialization: EU, Law and International Affairs Texts.
Students: 13 (2010-2011 Academic Year)
Languages: Turkish, English.
Contact: aozturk@atilim.edu.tr
(2011. Our thanks to Asiye Öztürk)

Ankara - Bilkent
Bilkent University. Translation and Interpretation.
Bilkent, Ankara
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in Translation and Interpretation (Established in 1993)
Students: 30

· One-year postgraduate programme in conference interpreting leading to a M.A. in Conference Interpreting (Established in 2007)
Students: 3
Languages: Turkish, English, French.
Contact: yener@bilkent.edu.tr
(2011. Our thanks to Dr. Ayşe Şirin Okyayuz Yener)

Ankara - Çankaya
Çankaya University. Department of Translation and Interpreting Studies.
Balgat, Ankara
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in Translation and Interpreting (Established in 2006)
Students: 70
Languages: Turkish, English.
Contact: minecankaya@cankaya.edu.tr, ekoc@cankaya.edu.tr
(2011. Our thanks to Dr. Mine Çankaya)

Ankara - Hacettepe
Hacettepe University. Faculty of Letters. Department of Translation and Interpretation
Established: 1983
Beytepe. Ankara
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in English-Turkish Translation and Interpreting (Established in 1982-1983)
Students: 199
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in French-Turkish Translation and Interpreting (Established in 1992-1993)
Students: 100
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in German-Turkish Translation and Interpreting (Established in 2007-2008)
Students: 158
· Two-year advanced programme in translation and interpreting leading to a M.A. in English-Turkish Translation and Interpreting
Students: 25
Specialization: scientific and technical texts, medicine, social sciences, literature, economics, law; interpreting.
Languages: Turkish, English, French, German.
(2011. Our thanks to Dr. Ender Ateşman, Dr. Sinem Bozkurt and Dr. Sezai Arusoğlu)

Edirne - Trakya
Trakya University. Department of Translation and Interpreting.
Edirne
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in English-Turkish Translation and Interpreting (Established in 2006-2007)
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in German-Turkish Translation and Interpreting (Established in 2006-2007)
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in Bulgarian-Turkish Translation and Interpreting (Established in 2007-2008)
Languages: Turkish, English, Bulgarian

İstanbul - Beykent
Beykent University. Department of Translation and Interpreting.
Şişli, İstanbul
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in English-Turkish Translation and Interpreting
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in Russian-Turkish Translation and Interpreting
Contact: gulsensayin@beykent.edu.tr
Languages: Turkish, English, Russian.

İstanbul - Boğaziçi
Boğaziçi University. Department of Translation & Interpreting Studies.
Bebek, Istambul
Established: 1983.

· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in Translation and Interpreting Studies (Established in 1983)
· Two-year advanced programme in written translation, leading to a M.A. in Written Translation, open to students with a first degree (B.A./B.Sc. + GPA 2.5 [over 4]) and who have passed an entrance exam in translation studies given by the department. (Established in 1993)
· Three-year doctoral programme in translation studies, leading to a Ph.D. in Translation Studies, open to students with a masters degree and who have passed an entrance exam in translation studies given by the department. (Established in 1993)
Specialization: scientific and technical texts, law, administration, literary texts; consecutive, bilateral and simultaneous interpreting.
Contact: transint@boun.edu.tr
Languages: Turkish, English (French and German as second foreign languages).

İstanbul - Doğuş
Dogus University. Department of English Language and Literature.
Kadıköy, İstanbul
· Two-year advanced programme leading to a M.A. in Literature and Translation (Established in 2011-2012)
Languages: Turkish, English

İstanbul - İstanbul Arel
İstanbul Arel University. Faculty of Letters and Sciences. Department of Translation and Interpreting.
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in English-Turkish Translation and Interpreting (Established in 2007-2008)
Languages: Turkish, English

İstanbul - İstanbul
İstanbul University. Department of Translation Studies.
Laleli, İstanbul
Established: 1993
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in German-Turkish Translation and Interpreting (Established in 1993-1994)
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in English-Turkish Translation and Interpreting (Established in 2000)
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in French-Turkish Translation and Interpreting (Established in 2000)
· Two-year advanced programme in translation leading to a M.A. in Translation Studies (Established in 1993-1994)
· Three-year doctoral programme in translation studies, leading to a Ph.D. in Translation Studies
Contact: cevblm@istanbul.edu.tr
Languages: Turkish, English, French, German.

İstanbul - Marmara
Marmara University. Department of Translation and Interpreting.
Kadıköy, İstanbul
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in German-Turkish Translation and Interpreting
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in English-Turkish Translation and Interpreting
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in French-Turkish Translation and Interpreting
Languages: Turkish, English, French, German.

İstanbul - Okan
Okan University. Department of Translation Studies.
Tuzla, İstanbul
· Four-year undergraduate programme in Translation Studies in English leading to a B.A. in English Translation and Interpreting (Established in 2003-2004)
· Four-year undergraduate programme in Translation Studies in German leading to a B.A. in German Translation and Interpreting (Established in 2004-2005)
· Four-year undergraduate programme in Translation Studies in Russian leading to a B.A. in Russian Translation and Interpreting (Established in 2004-2005)
· Four-year undergraduate programme in Translation Studies in Chinese leading to a B.A. in Chinese Translation and Interpreting (Established in 2005-2006)
· Four-year undergraduate programme in Translation Studies in Arabic leading to a B.A. in Arab Translation and Interpreting (Established in 2009-2010)
Languages: Turkish, English, German, Arabic, Chinese, Russian.

İstanbul - Yeditepe
Yeditepe University. Department of Translation and Interpreting Studies.
Established: 2004
Kadıköy, İstanbul
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in English-Turkish Translation and Interpreting (Established: 2004-2005)
Students: 182 active students (including the preparatory level students)
Contact: meltem.yuce@yeditepe.edu.tr (Secretariats)
Language: English-Turkish and 19 different language options for translating and interpreting
(2011. Our thanks to Nihat Dirik)

İstanbul - Yeni Yüzyıl

Yeni Yüzyıl University. Department of Translation and Interpreting.
İstanbul
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in English-Turkish Translation and Interpreting
Languages: Turkish, English

İstanbul - Yildiz
Yildiz Technical University. Department of Western Languages and Literature.
Esenler, İstanbul
Established 1992-93
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to B.A. in Translation and Interpreting (Established in 1992-1993)
Students: 42
· Two-year advanced programme in translation and interpreting leading to a M.A. in Translation and Interpreting Studies (Established in 1998)
Students: 5
· Three-year doctoral programme in translation and interpreting studies, leading to a Ph.D. in Translation and Interpreting Studies
(Established in 2007)
Students: 10
Specialization: scientific and technical texts, medicine, social sciences, literature, commerce, law; international relations, interpreting.
Contact: batidilleriveedebiyatlari.ytu@gmail.com
Languages: Turkish, French.

(2011. Our thanks to Hande Ersöz Demirdağ)

İzmir - Dokuz Eylül
Dokuz Eylül University. Department of Translation and Interpreting.
Buca, İzmir
Established in the academic year 1997-1998.
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in Translation and Interpreting (Established in 2005)
Students: 120
· Two-year advanced programme in translation and interpreting leading to a M.A. in English-Turkish Translation and Interpreting
(Established in 1999)
· Two-year advanced programme in translation and interpreting leading to a M.A. in German-Turkish Translation and Interpreting
(Established in 1999)
M.A. Students: 15
Contact: alev.balci@deu.edu.tr
Languages: Turkish, English, German.
(2011. Our thanks to Alev Balcı)



İzmir - Ege
Ege University. EnglishTranslation and Interpretation Department.
Established: 2009
Bornova, İzmir
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in English-Turkish Translation and Interpretation
Students: 28
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in German-Turkish Translation and Interpretation
Students: 25
Contact: selahattinkaragz@hotmail.com
Languages: Turkish, English, German.
(2011. Our thanks to Selahattin Karagöz)


İzmir - İzmir Ekonomi
İzmir University of Economics. Department of Translation and Interpretation.
Balçova, İzmir
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in English-Turkish Translation and Interpreting (Established in 2004-2005)
Students: 167
Languages: Turkish, English.
(2011. Our thanks to Dr. Derya Duman)

İzmir - Yaşar
Yaşar University. Department of Translation and Interpreting.
Bornova, İzmir
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in English-Turkish Translation and Interpreting (Established in 2008-2009)
Languages: Turkish, English

Kırıkkale - Kırıkkale
Kırıkkale University. Department of Western Languages and Literature.
Yahşihan, Kırıkkale
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in French-Turkish Translation and Interpretation (Established in 1998-1999)
Students: 200
· Two-year advanced programme in translation and interpreting leading to a M.A. in French-Turkish Translation and Interpretation (Established in 2007-2008)
Students: 12
Contact: kkutercuman@hotmail.com
Languages: French, Turkish (English and German as second foreign languages)

Mersin - Mersin
Mersin University. Translation Department.
Mersin
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in German-Turkish Translation and Interpreting (Established in 1996-1997)
· Four-year undergraduate programme in translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in French-Turkish Translation and Interpreting (Established in 1997-1998)
· Two-year advanced programme in translation leading to a M.A. in Translation (Established in 2000-2001)
Contact: mersinceviri@gmail.com
Languages: French, Turkish, German.

Sakarya - Sakarya
Sakarya University.Department of German Translation and Interpreting
Established: 2000-2001
Sakarya
· Four-year undergraduate programme in German-Turkish translation and interpretation leading to a B.A. in German-Turkish Translation and Interpreting (Established in 2000-2001)
Students: 320
· Two-year advanced programme in translation and interpreting leading to a M.A. in Translation Studies (Established in 2003)
Students: 7
· Three-year doctoral programme in translation, leading to a Ph.D. in Translation Studies (Established in 2009)
Students: 6
Contact: ozturk@sakarya.edu.tr
Languages: Turkish, German.
(2011. Our thanks to Prof. Dr. İlyas Öztürk)

Special thanks to Volga Yılmaz Gümüş for collecting this information.


Last updated August 2011