CTIS has the largest concentration of translation and interpreting studies specialists
in the UK. In-house collaboration with experts in literary studies,
linguistics, intellectual, social and cultural history and theory
provides unique opportunities for research and doctoral study both in core areas of
translation studies and at its interdisciplinary cutting edge. CTIS is
currently home to more than 20 PhD students, contributing to a vibrant research environment. CTIS houses the Translational English Corpus (TEC), the largest computerised collection of translated English text anywhere in the world.