Faculty of Languages and Translation


  • Mission

    • Our primary mission is to enrich the markedly range of translation studies, conference interpreting and intercultural communication that qualifies graduates to enrich cultural dialogue and compete with the most rewarding and challenging career opportunities. The Faculty embodies the spirit of excellence in teaching, research and practical training in the field of translation and conference interpreting.

  • Vision

    • The Faculty of Languages and Translation aims to serve as an educational institution that closely links to the community demands and builds cultural bridges with different world cultures. The Faculty aims to involve students and graduates in a continuous learning experience and uses state-of-the-art technology to enhance students’ essential skills of critical thinking.


  • Departments

The Faculty includes the following departments:


  • English Language
    •  Translation Division
    • Teaching Division
  •  French Language
  •  Chinese Language
  •  Spanish Language
  • Turkish Language


  • Why study at the Faculty of Languages and Translation?

    • It is the only academic institution that offers undergraduate conference interpreting modules in Alexandria.
    •  It comprises a fully equipped interpreting lab with audio visual facilities.
    • It promotes merit-based student exchange programs with international universities.
    •  It maintains a supportive environment offered by distinguished academics and professionals.
    •  Throughout his four years in Pharos, the student chooses a second language from one of the following languages to study: German, Italian, Spanish, Chinese, French,Turkish in addition to Arabic language.
  • Career opportunities

    • Graduates are professionally distinctive in the fields of
      • Conference interpreting
      • Translation services
      • Language services sector
      • Tourism
      • Mass media
      • Education
      • Diplomacy