Academic translation

Language translation services for the academic world

Translation & interpreting for research & education


From lecturers to university marketing departments and foreign language-teaching schools, professionals across the whole academic world come to us for their translation and interpreting. Our specialist academic translators have years of experience translating high-volume literary documents, as well as marketing material and technical reports. And when your international students require certified translations, we help with that too.

Academic document translation

Our professional translators have a wealth of experience translating across all academic areas, from medicine to history and the arts. They will transform your academic research documents, literary texts and scientific reports into whichever language you desire.

Certified translation

As a corporate member of the Institute of Translation and Interpreting we can certify and stamp our translations as a true and accurate representation of the original. When you need translations for official and legal circumstances, we’re happy to certify our work.

Marketing translation

International development is a key part of university marketing. We help you to better communicate with your international students by translating your marketing brochures, emails and newsletters. You’ll be joining some of the UK’s most prestigious universities.

Professional interpreting

Feel supported and reassured when conversing with foreign-language speakers. Our professional interpreters take the pain out of foreign-language communication during business meetings, international events, and academic conferences, while adapting to your tone and level of formality.

Certified translations for international students


We are corporate members of the Institute of Translation and Interpreting and are able to provide international students with a certified letter accompanying each of our translations. This complies with the Home Office visa requirements (from P.14/15 of the Tier 4 Policy Guidance).
Students are able to order their translations online through our certified store, where they can upload documents and pay through PayPal or card.

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I have always found your colleagues prompt, helpful in terms of assisting us to efficiently manage projects involving translation and responsive to feedback. As a result I can confirm that I recommend Sure Languages.

University of Exeter
Head of International Student Recruitment