Scholarships: The Trinity Centre for Literary and Cultural Translation is pleased to offer MPhil in Literary Translation Studentship for EU and Non-EU students. The studentship fully covers EU or non-EU fee and an annual maintenance of €16,000 for one year.
This MPhil in Literary Translation studentship aims to support and develop a gifted student on the MPhil in Literary Translation. It is awarded competitively on academic merit.
Host College/University: Trinity College is the sole constituent college of the University of Dublin, a research university in Ireland. Trinity is Ireland’s leading university and is ranked 88th in the world. Trinity delivers world-class education and employers worldwide hold Trinity graduates in high esteem.
Degree level: Studentship is available to pursue MPhil programme.
Field of Study: Studentship is awarded in Literary Translation.
Scholarship Award: The studentship fully covers EU or non-EU fee and an annual maintenance of €16,000 for one year. Fees will be covered, and maintenance is payable monthly via Trinity College payroll, directly to your bank account. Scholarship can be taken in Ireland.
Nationalities: EU and Non-EU students are eligible to apply for this studentship.
Eligibility Criteria:To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:
This MPhil in Literary Translation studentship aims to support and develop a gifted student on the MPhil in Literary Translation. It is awarded competitively on academic merit. Preference will be given to applicants working with the same language as the Centre’s Literary Translator in Residence for the year.
English Language Requirements: All applicants whose first language is not English and who have not been educated through the medium of English must present one of the following qualifications in the English language:
- IELTS: Grade 6.5 (No section less than 6.0)
- TOEFL: 90 – internet based (with a written score of 21)
- University of Cambridge:
- Proficiency Certificate, Grade C or better (CEFR Level C1 or C2)
- Advanced Certificate, Grade C or better (CEFR Level C1 or C2)
- Pearson Test of English (Academic) – PTE Academic: a minimum score of 63 to be eligible (with no section score below 59)
Applying procedure Instructions:
Applicants to the MPhil in Literary Translation must make their applications online using tcd.ie/courses.
You must make your application for this Postgraduate studentship award in conjunction with your MPhil application. This process is done online using tcd.ie/courses.
To apply for the funding during your online application, simply select the Studentship you wish to be considered for from the drop-down menu in the Section of the application form titled “Funding/Financial Support”.
Nominations are considered at a meeting in the School of Languages, Literatures and Cultural Studies in May. Therefore, applicants who apply after 30th April will not be considered for this award. New applicants are advised to submit their application as early as possible.
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Scholarship Deadline: April 30, 2018