The Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication (PTIC) offers a diverse curriculum that allows undergraduates to develop their understanding of intercultural communication from numerous perspectives. 

Certificate Program

Undergraduates can delve deeper into translation issues by pursuing a certificate.

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Lecture Series

The lunchtime series attracts world renowned experts in the field. All lectures take place at Eastern Standard Time/EST.

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The PTIC faculty have written prolifically on translation issues.

The point of the course was not to produce translators, but to produce citizens who can understand the issues of translation."
David Bellos
Former Director of PTIC and the Global Seminar in Geneva in 2014


Danielle Ranucci '23, who is earning a certificate in PTIC, interviewed Ukrainian-American poet, translator and professor Ilya Kaminsky for "The Daily Princetonian." 



Writers In Conversation

Linnea Axelsson, John Freeman & Aleksander Hemon

4:30pm - 6:00pm | A17 Louis A. Simpson International Building

More Resources

Review the University Registrar for program requirements. 

For questions, contact

Yolanda Sullivan

Program Manager