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Overview
Dean: Prof.Dr. Moushira Suelem, Ph.D.
Egyptian higher education deeply realizes the importance of achieving an excellent command of foreign languages to meet the demands of work market. In a world that has turned into a small village due to the advance in the means of communication, mastering foreign languages has become inevitable if one is to be up the required standard and able to meet the challenges of contemporary cultures and rapid global changes.  
Deeply aware of the essentiality of the need for graduates who are competent in the field of teaching foreign languages and in the field of consecutive and simultaneous interpretation, the founders of MUST inaugurated, from the universityís inception, a B.A. programme offered by the College of Foreign Languages and Translation. To obtain a B.A. degree in the field of foreign languages and translation, the student has to complete 150 credit hours, including university requirements, language skill courses, literature and linguistics courses, and miscellaneous courses in written and oral translation from and into Arabic.

The Faculty of Foreign Languages and Translation has nine academic departments: English Department, French Department, German Department, Italian Department, Spanish Department, Turkish Department, Chinese Department, Japanese Department, and Arabic Department. The English Department has recently inaugurated a Graduate Studies Programme in the field of literature, linguistics, and translation. Each department is equipped with staff members who have a wide expertise in teaching and in the practical field of translation. The faculty departments endorse the promise that to learn another language is to step into another world. The faculty departments, moreover, advocate inclusive and interdisciplinary scholarships that develop innovative models for the study and assimilation of languages and literatures.

A total of 150 credit hours is needed for graduation.