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15:42 Mar 24, 2007
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French to English translations [Non-PRO]
Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs / school transcript
French term or phrase: UFR
At the top of a transcript:

Université Montpellier I
UFR Sciences et Techniques des Activités Techniques et Sportives

? Unité de Formation et de Recherche
?Université François-Rabelais
(Tours, France)
Jana Cole
Local time: 22:53

Summary of answers provided
3 +6Teaching and Research Unit/department
5 -1(Sport) faculty / Faculty of Sport and Health SciencesDelphine Joly

Discussion entries: 3



5 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +6
Teaching and Research Unit/department

1973 transformation into Dental Teaching and Research Unit 1984 transformation into Dental Training and Research Unit 1991 restructuring of the whole ...
webodonto.u-clermont1.fr/eng/frame-R1-principale.HTM - 1k
Université Paris 5 René Descartes is made up of 10 teaching and research units (UFR) situated in Paris and Ile-de-France. More than 30000 students work in ...
en.opquast.com/partenaires/fiche/1063/ - 9k

Local time: 07:53
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 62

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agree  Virgile
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agree  katsy
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agree  writeaway: thanks but no thanks??
30 mins
  -> apparently :-)

agree  roneill
40 mins
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agree  Vicky Papaprodromou
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agree  Laurel Clausen
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50 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): -1
(Sport) faculty / Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences

I'd rather write faculty, since a faculty is composed of several departments. See link :

Here it's the sport faculty also none as STAPS in French

Delphine Joly
Local time: 01:53
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 4

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Charles Johnson: In the US, 'faculty' means the professors, teachers, etc. at a university, or any other school.
14 days
  -> ok, I was refering to the UK meaning, not to the American one. Sorry:( I have a UK English background.
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