The European College of Business and Management is a registered Examination Centre (Centre No 1452) for the IoLET Diploma in Translation Examinations, for which we offer IT-supported exam places to external candidates.
IoLET Level 7 Diploma in Translation (DipTrans)
The IoLET Level 7 Diploma in Translation (QCF) is a professional qualification that tests professional translating skills at a postgraduate level of competence.
The examination is open to all. However, Candidates are advised to ensure, prior to registering, that their level of linguistic attainment in the source language is at least equivalent to a good Honours degree, and that they are familiar with the relevant cultural background. In line with the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual) requirements, as a guideline candidates should be 19yrs+.
It is the responsibility of each Candidate to ascertain that they are sufficiently prepared for the examination, and competent in both the source and target languages, have good writing skills and the ability to translate at a professional level. Candidates may choose as the source language any recognised language of a nation or a national group having a culture, literature and expression of thought to which the syllabus of the examination can be applied and in which they are suitably qualified. Occasionally, an examination cannot be set for rarer languages. Please refer to the DipTtrans Languages List on the CIOL webpage.
The registration for the IoLET Level 7 Diploma in Translation (QCF) exam taking place in January 2020, is open from 1 May 2019 until 31 August 2019.
For further information, and to receive the examination centre application form, please contact:
Mr Jean-Louis Nancy
Tel: +44 (0)20 7749 5933
Examination Dates & Times
- Tuesday, 21 January 2020 - from all languages into English
- Wednesday, 22 January 2020 - from English into all languages
9.30am General translation – 3 hours
1.30pm Semi-specialized translation – 2 hours
4.00pm Semi-specialized translation – 2 hours
E) Social Science
F) Law Examination
Please be aware that the ECBM does not run any courses to prepare for the examination.