Babel Group History

 Babel Group History
 Babel Group History
1974 April Founded, initiated a correspondence course of translation
1976 October The Monthly magazine, “Honyaku-no-sekai”(World of Translation) founded
1980 February Article “Translation Grammar” first published in Honyaku-no-sekai magazine.
1984 March Babel International (translation department) established
1987 May Through CI activity, integrated the business under Babel K.K.
Babel Career System established
1996 July Babel Corporation founded in San Francisco, California
1997 April Babel Staff Co., staffing service, established
1997 May Translation business department, Babel Trans-Media Center established.
2000 January Babel University Online School, Internet-based
professional school, established in Hawaii, USA
2002 January BABEL UNIVERSITY Professional School of Translation received accreditation from
the Distance Education and Training Council
2002 March Made and concluded the exclusive contract of CPS(Certified Professional Secretary) and
CPA(Certified Administrative Professional) operation in Japan
2003 June The fourth major, International Paralegal Translation, was
accredited by the council of DETC
2003 August First commencement ceremony held for PST graduate.
The first MST degree was granted.
2004 January Co-Publishing Service Started
2005 February The Monthly magazine, “eTrans Learning” founded
2006 April Transnational Legal School Established
2007 January BABEL UNIVERSITY Professional School of Translation
received re-accreditation from the Distance Education and
Training Council
2008 November The Monthly magazine, “The Professional Translator”
founded.
2010 February Web magazine “The Professional Translator” founded
2010 August Books & Rights Marketplace established
2011 January Digital Publishing Service Started (Kindle、iPad)
2012 October Online Workshop for translated publication by Amazon POD system started (English, French, German)
2013 January BABEL LIBRARY MEMBERS established
2013 September BABEL UNIVERSITY Professional School of Translation received re-accreditation from the Distance Education and Training Council
2014 July Babel University Professional School of Translation received the authorization from State of Hawaii as Hawaii Post-secondary Education Authorization Program.
2014 September Babel University Professional School of Translation became the University Partner of SDL, one of the leading translation software companies.
2016 January Translation Research Institute project started.
2016 March Tomoki Hotta as an Executive Director of Japan Translation Association participated in ISO17100( World Translation Standards)project.
2016 September Babel University Professional School of Translation started innovation of University library.