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Translation of Russian belongs to the Department of Modern Languages.

P.O. Box 24 (Unioninkatu 40 B)
FI-00014 University of Helsinki

Studies > Career prospects

The subject primarily trains translators and interpreters. Document translators and intepreters work for various businesses and organizations; they may also be employed by translation agencies or set up their own companies. Our alumni have been generally very successful in finding employment. Apart from working as translators and interpreters, graduates in a translation subject may also find employment in other specialist fields where a high level of language and communication skills is required.