Training Program for Translators

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Night Course

The Translation Academy Night Course is a one-year curriculum (total of two semesters, starting in April) that trains professional translators of Korean literature. Students take class once a week, between KST 19:00~21:00 and can participate Literary Translation Workshop  with the author once each semester.

(* Lecture time can be adjusted)

Night Course
  • 7 languages (English, French, German, Spanish, Russian, Chinese, Japanese)
Course Outline
  • Duration: 1 year (2 terms: Spring & Autumn)
  • Enrollment: April (Spring Term)
  • Requirement: Students must complete two terms and submit their translations.
  • 1 online class per week / weekday 19:00~21:00 / 12 weeks per term

    * Timetables to be sent out separately before the start of term.

  • Literary Translation Workshop (Korean → foreign language)
  • 1 session per term with an author (or a literary critic)
  • New Class: Around 8 for each language (English, Chinese, Japanese)
  • Advanced Class: Around 8 for each language (English, Chinese, Japanese)
  • Integrated Class: Around 8 for each language (French, German, Spanish, Russian)
Registration Fee100,000 KRW per year

How to Apply

How to Apply
EligibilityApplicants with no prior experience of taking Regular Course and Night Course (Special Course)Applicants who have completed one or courses at LTI Korea Translation Academy*Open to all
LanguagesEnglish, Chinese, JapaneseFrench, German, Spanish, Russian
AdmissionAround 8 students in each language group**

* Applicable courses: Regular Course, Translation Atelier, Special CourseApplicants who completed Year 1 of Special Course before 2019 are eligible.
** Classes with fewer than 3 students may be closed.

Application Timeline

Application Timeline
For all groups
End of January ~
Early February
  • Application review
End of February
  • Interview
End of March
  • Results & registration
  • Enrollment

in Charge

  • Night Course

    Eunjoo Ha
    Education Management Office


    Tel. +82-(0)2-6919-7772