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Alumni Newsletter Issue 61
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Babel University Professional School of Translation (BUPST) Alumni Newsletter
Issue 61
July 19, 2018

BUPST sends this newsletter to its students and alumni as part of its alumni service.

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BUPST’s web magazine The Professional Translator (TPT)

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<<< Table of Contents >>>

1. Featured articles from issue 202 of TPT (Foreward)
2. Featured articles from issue 202 of TPT (From the Alumni Editing Department)
3. Japan Translation Association Announcements

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3. Japan Translation Association Announcements
Japan Translation Association Test Information
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***Alumni from BUPST – a Japan Translation Association certified university
– can take JTA tests in August for 3,000 yen per test.

(However, the Plain Written English proficiency test is 6,000 yen)***
(Regular test fee: starting at 5,400 yen)

*When applying for a test, be sure to enter in the Remarks section the year you
graduated from BUPST and your major.

1. 29th JTA Certified Translation Project Manager Basic Certification Test
Date: August 4, 2018 (Saturday) 10:00-13:00 (Japan time)
Application deadline: July 31, 2018 (Tuesday, Japan time)
http://www.jta-net.or.jp/about_pro_exam_tpm.html

2. Literary Translation Proficiency Test
Date: August 4, 2018 (Saturday) 10:00-13:00 (Japan time)
Application deadline: July 31, 2018 (Tuesday, Japan time)
1) 21st Picture Book Translation Proficiency Test
2) 18th Spiritual Translation Proficiency Test
Refer to JTA’s website for details and to apply:
http://www.jta-net.or.jp/about_publication_exam.html

3. Business Translation Proficiency Test
Date: August 4, 2018 (Saturday) 10:00-12:00 (Japan time)
Application deadline: July 31, 2018 (Tuesday, Japan time)
1) 25th Medical and Pharmaceutical Translation Proficiency Test (J-E and E-J)
2) 25th Patent Translation Proficiency Test (J-E and E-J)
3) 17th (J-E) Medical and Pharmaceutical Translation Proficiency Test
Refer to JTA’s website for details and to apply:
http://www.jta-net.or.jp/about_business_exam-2.html

4. 14th JTA Plain Written English Proficiency Test
Date: August 4, 2018 (Saturday) 10:00-12:00 (Japan time)
Application deadline: July 31, 2018 (Tuesday, Japan time)
http://www.jta-net.or.jp/about_plain_written_english_exam.html

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Published July 19, 2018 by BUPST Alumni Service.
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