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Bachelor of Arts in Chinese-Portuguese/Portuguese-Chinese Translation and Interpretation (Chn/Eng Edu. Sys.)

International Recognition

This programme is positively reviewed by A3ES (Agency for Assessment and Accreditation of Higher Education).


The programme aims to prepare students to be translators and interpreters with good professional skills. Graduates must have a good level of Portuguese language, a strong command of Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin), a solid grasp of English and be able to perform duties in translation and interpreting in Chinese/Portuguese and vice versa, in research fields, in teaching, as well as to perform administrative tasks.

Quality Reference

The programme outcomes have been positively assessed by the Portuguese quality assurance agency for higher education: A3ES (Agência de Avaliação e Acreditação do Ensino Superior).


4 years

Credit Requirements

166 credits

Teaching Language

Chinese and Portuguese


Day / evening

Career Prospects

The graduates will have the opportunities to undertake Master's programmes in related fields within Macao or Portugal, will be able to sit for translation posts in the Macao SAR government or engage in Chinese-Portuguese translation work in Chinese or foreign enterprises. They may also be employed as Portuguese Language teachers.

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