Department of Translation and Interpreting and East Asia Studies

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    Edifici K

    08193 Bellaterra (Cerdanyola del Vallès)

    Spain

Organisation profile

Organisation profile

The Autonomous University of Barcelona is a benchmark in Europe, both for the quality of teaching and for innovation in research. Founded in 1968, the UAB has become a model to follow due to its desire to contribute to social progress by training the professionals required by the most dynamic economic and social sectors in the country.

The UAB was one of the first universities in the State to receive the recognition of Campus of International Excellence. This Program promotes the aggregation of institutions that have a common strategic project in order to create an academic, scientific, entrepreneurial and innovative environment to obtain high international visibility. The proposal of the Autonomous University of Barcelona is the project "UABCEI: Commitment to knowledge and innovation". It is a strategic plan that aims to boost the R & D & I environment in order to place the UAB among the best European universities.

Research lines

  • Research lines:
  • Accessibility and Audiovisual Translation.
  • East Asian Studies.
  • History, Theory and Practice of Translation.
  • Information and Communication Technologies applied to Translation.
  • Interpreting.
  • Translator and Interpreter Training.

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
  • SDG 17 - Partnerships for the Goals

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