PhD studies

PhD Programme in Translation Studies

The PhD programme in Translation Studies comprises both interpreting and translation studies. The programme was established in 2011 at Stockholm University, and the Institute for Interpreting and Translation Studies at the Department of Swedish and Multilingualism is the sole place of education in Sweden to offer this programme.

Vacancies for postgraduate studies are announced when financially possible. When available, they are advertised twice a year on the University and Institute web sites, 15 March and 15 September. Deadlines for applications are 15 April and 15 October.

Educational information

  • Application and admission
  • Basic and special eligibility
  • Supervision
  • Educational objectives
  • Doctoral thesis
  • Dissertation
  • Seminars and courses
  • Individual study plans
  • Administrative work or teaching at the department

Admission regulations for PhD programmes in Bilingualism, Scandinavian Language, Translation Studies (95 Kb)

General study plan Doctoral Studies in Translation Studies (141 Kb)

General information on PhD studies

Information on:

Doctoral student counselling

Please contact professor Cecilia Wadensjö.

Jan Pedersen. Foto: Krzysztof Gurszyński


Head of Department Jan Pedersen

Tel: + 46 8 16 29 27

Cecilia Wadensjö. Foto: Eva Dalin

Director of PhD Studies (til 31 Dec.), DiVA

Professor Cecilia Wadensjö

Tel: +46 8 16 47 26

Cecilia Alvstad. Foto: Ingmarie Andersson

Director of PhD Studies (from 1 Jan.), editor dissertations and writing series

Professor Cecilia Alvstad