Centre for Translation & Languages


The Centre for Languages and Translation provides a study program in the area of linguistics and Translation for post-graduate students as well as Accredited Translation Services to the general public.

The centre offers the following courses:

  • MA in General Translation
  • Post Graduate Diploma in General Translation
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Translation
  • International Diploma in English Language
  • Diploma in Linguistics
  • English Language Proficiency Course
  • English for Academic Purpose

In addition, Diploma students may be able to upgrade to a BA in Translation.


The Centre has been able to offer English Language Proficiency and English for Academic Purpose courses.


The challenges facing the Centre include limited resources including staff shortages.

Future Plans

  • The reviewing of the curriculum
  • Expansion of the Proficiency Courses to include:
  • Other languages (French, Swahili, National Languages of South Sudan, Arabic);
  • Diploma in Linguistics and other languages;
  • Diploma in General Translations;
  • Intermediate Diploma in English Language;
  • Upgrading of the Centre to a School of Languages and Translation.
  • Introduction of the use of modern technology in language teaching


General Contact Information

Tel: +211 (0) 956 197 122
Email: alfredgasim@yahoo.com
Address: Main Campus


Director: Dr. Alfred Gassim Labi