Competition of professional-oriented translation

We invite SPbGAU students to take part in the I Kazan International Competition for Professional-Oriented Translation, organized by the Department of Foreign Languages of the Veterinary Medicine Faculty of the Kazan State Academy of Veterinary.

Participants of the competition are students of non-linguistic universities and faculties enrolled in undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate programs. Working languages of the competition: English, German, Tatar (translation of the text into Russian). The regulations on the competition and the evaluation criteria are posted on the website of the Kazan State Veterinary Academy.

The competition is held in absentia. To participate in the competition, you must fill out an application and send it by e-mail to the address of the organizing committee of the competition Applications are accepted until 04/10/2021.

The competition will be held in 3 directions:

- chemical and biological;

- agricultural;

- popular science.

Each participant of the competition can take part in only one direction.

The texts for translation will be available on April 17 from 10:00 to 11:00 (Moscow time) at the link. After the expiration of the time, the texts should be sent to

The following nominations of the competition:

- Master of Communicative Translation (Adequacy and Equivalence);

- Maestro of style (style);

- Translation virtuoso (originality of translation solutions);

- Erudite terminology (accuracy of terms);

- Translator with a capital letter (expression of emotional and expressive coloring of the text);

Works performed personally by the applicant are allowed to participate in the competition. In case of plagiarism, forgery or other copyright violations, the work submitted by the infringer is removed from the competition. The decision on this issue is taken by the organizing committee. Translations are submitted in typed form in MS Word.

The organizing committee may refuse to participate in the competition if the application was submitted later than the deadline.

The results of the competition will be published on the website of the website of the organizing university after summing up the results. The works submitted for the competition are not published. Participation in the competition is free. Jury work and summing up: 04/17/2021 - 04/27/2021.

The winners of the competition will be awarded with diplomas of the Kazan State Veterinary Academy of I, II and III degrees in each category, which will be sent by e-mail in PDF format. All participants in the competition will receive a certificate of participation in PDF format by email.

Contact the specialist of the department of international cooperation of St. Petersburg State Agrarian University Mosina Polina by e-mail to receive the application form or to office 2437, New building.

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Posted in News, News(en) on Mar 23, 2021