1. Program Objectives

Bachelor of Arts in Translation and Interpreting is designed to provide students with different approaches to effective translation and interpreting in a variety of professional fields. The program improves the students’ macro-skills in English language: reading; writing; listening and speaking; communication skills; critical thinking skills; and problems solving skills.


2. Career Opportunities

Students completing this degree will:

  • be able to work as a translator and interpreter in various professional fields; and
  • be able to work in the fields of tourism, hospitality and business, particularly where English proficiency is required.

3. Expected Learning Outcomes

After successful completion of this program, students will:

  • acquire general knowledge about Cambodia and the world;
  • obtain comprehensive knowledge of reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills;
  • demonstrate an understanding of approaches to translation and interpreting;
  • be able to apply various approaches to translation and interpreting in different fields with confidence;
  • be able to analyze and reflect on their practice and experiences;
  • be able to apply information communication technology for professional work, academic study and research, and in translation and interpreting;
  • demonstrate professional attitude, confidence, critical thinking skills, and problem-solving skills in a wide range of professional settings;
  • show initiative, innovative, creativity and leadership skills in various settings;
  • successfully engage in a process of continual improvement and pursue a further university degree;
  • effectively apply information and computer technology and numerical knowledge in interpreting information and proposing solutions to problems and issues; and
  • communicate in English and Khmer effectively both orally and in writing.

4. Admission Requirements

To enroll in this program, applicants must:

  • hold a High School Certificate or a qualification deemed equivalent by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport;
  • hold a Higher Diploma of Technology Education or Associate Diploma/Degree Certificate (Level 5). Articulation and credit transfer arrangements are required;
  • hold a Certificate of the Foundation Year;
  • pass the university’s English Proficiency Test; and
  • pass the university entrance examination.