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The Chinese University of Hong Kong

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Translation 翻譯

TRANSLATION

Short Description

The Department of Translation provides a coherent and comprehensive curriculum covering translation studies, literary and specialised translation, interpreting, and computer-aided translation. The programme places equal emphasis on practical and theoretical components - it is designed to prepare students for a variety of professions as well as postgraduate studies. The Department is committed to superior teaching and research. International scholars are invited to teach and conduct seminars and workshops for students. Double degree options are offered in conjunction with the Faculty of Law. The Department has a simultaneous interpreting classroom equipped with state-of-the-art audio-visual facilities / interpreting systems and a computer room with up-to-date software for computer-aided translation.

Remarks:
For details of the undergraduate curriculum, please click here.

Programme Website

Requirements

  • Programme Entrance Requirements
  • General Entrance Requirements
Core Subjects Minimum Level
CHINESE LANGUAGE 3
ENGLISH LANGUAGE 3
LIBERAL STUDIES 2
MATHEMATICS COMPULSORY PART 2
Elective Subject(s) Minimum Level
ANY 2 SUBJECTSNOTE 3
NOTE: The two subjects may include:
(i) 2 New Senior Secondary elective subjects; or
(ii) 1 New Senior Secondary elective subject and Mathematics (Extended Part) Module I or Module II.
Core Subjects Minimum Level
CHINESE LANGUAGENote1 3
ENGLISH LANGUAGE 3
LIBERAL STUDIES 2
MATHEMATICS COMPULSORY PART 2
Elective Subject(s) Minimum Level
ANY 2 SUBJECTSNote2 3

Note 1
Applicants with very special circumstances may be granted waivers of this requirement on a case-by-case basis. For details, please click here.

Note 2:
The two subjects may include:
(i) 2 New Senior Secondary elective subjects#; or
(ii) 1 New Senior Secondary elective subject and Mathematics (Extended Part) Module I or Module II.    

#Other Language subjects (Grade E or above) will be considered as an unspecified elective subject in fulfilling (i) above.


Note 3:

"Attained with Distinction I/II" in Applied Learning subjects will be accepted by some programmes as an extra subject for awarding bonus points. For details, please click here.     

Calculation of scores for applicants with more than 1 sitting in HKDSE Examination

Most programmes offered by CUHK consider the best results in the same subject taken by a candidate in more than one sitting of HKDSE.  Some programmes may have specific arrangements and the admission scores of candidates seeking admission on the strength of results from more than one sitting of HKDSE may be adjusted.  Details of calculation of scores in more than one sitting of HKDSE for the 2021-22 entry will be finalised and posted at the admissions website (admission.cuhk.edu.hk).

First Year Tuition Fee

HK$ 42,100

Contacts

Enquiries:

Email: tra@cuhk.edu.hk

Tel: 39431667

Statistics

Application Statistics (after Modification of Programme Choices)

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2020 118 157 285 449 527 1536
2019 162 167 345 472 497 1643
2018 204 274 420 629 645 2172
2017 134 199 377 569 548 1827
2016 148 217 361 571 613 1910
2015 188 235 413 673 722 2231
2014 206 270 441 714 747 2378
2013 226 267 443 635 769 2340
2012 239 279 570 858 943 2889

Offer Statistics (as at the Announcement of the Main Round Offer Results)

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2020 19 1 1 0 0 21
2019 31 0 0 0 0 31
2018 36 0 0 0 0 36
2017 29 0 0 0 0 29
2016 36 0 0 0 0 36
2015 34 0 0 0 0 34
2014 34 0 0 0 0 34
2013 34 0 0 0 0 34
2012 32 0 0 0 0 32
Footnote(s)

(1) For latest information on interviews for 2021 entry, please visit http://admission.cuhk.edu.hk