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Translation and Interpretation

The Alliance Française of Hyderabad (AFH) offers a Translation cell. The translators of the AFH are qualified with specialized diplomas in translation and are well-experienced in this field. All translated documents will be checked and signed by the Director (if the translation is into French) or by a specialized Indian Professor (if the translation is into English).


This translation cell offers the following services in two languages (English and French):

  • translation of official documents, of certificates
  • translation of mark sheets
  • translation of commercial, scientific, medical, pharmaceutical, legal or technical documents

Procedure


Please bring your original document for verification and submit a photocopy of the same. A soft copy of the document for translation to be sent to the e-mail id.
An advance of 50% is to be deposited with the documents to be translated.
Translation will be done at the indicated time and date.

Important Request


In order to provide better services, the AFH requests the users of the Cell to hand over some literature pertaining to the concerned domain

Schedule


The time required to translate a given document will depend on the volume and the nature of the document.
A single page document requires about 3 days for translation based on our prior commitments.

Note :

  • The AFH will not certify documents which have been translated by translators not from the AFH.
  • The translated documents will be returned to the customer with the mention ‘Traduction certifiée exacte (to the best of the knowledge of the AFH).’

Rates for Translation of Documents and Interpretation; w.e.f January 2016
Translation (tariff exclusive of service tax)
 English into French French into English Normal Procedure Urgent
Nature of the document Price (normal procedure) + S.T. Price per word Price per word   2-3 days
Birth Certificate ₹700 5 days Double Normal Charge
Legalization, apostle ₹900 5 days Double Normal Charge
Marksheets (from) ₹900 5 days Double Normal Charge
Consolidated marksheet ₹2,600 5 days Double Normal Charge
Normal ₹6.00 ₹5.00 5 days Double Normal Charge
Technical, legal ₹7.00 ₹6.00 5 days Double Normal Charge
Payment conditions
– All rates are subject to change without prior notice.
– Service tax will be added to final price.
– 50 % of estimated cost must be paid in advance, balance at the end of the assignment.
– The final word count of the translated version of the document would be considered to calculate the final price, which could vary and could be higher than the advance payment.    .
– The client would have to pay the balance payment before collecting the final document.
Please contact our translation service at the following address:  translation@afhyderabad.org – subject: translation
Interpretation (tariff + S.T.)
Interpretation   Consecutive Simultaneous
General per hour ₹2,500 ₹3,000
General half day-4h- ₹9,000 ₹10,500
General per day -8h- ₹16,000 ₹19,000
Technical per hour ₹3,000 ₹4,600
Technical half day-4h- ₹10,000 ₹15,000
Technical per day -8h- ₹17,000 ₹22,000
Payment conditions
– The client is required to provide transportation of the interpreter or undertake the taxi fare. In case the Interpretation is going to last the full day the client is required to take care of the interpreter’s lunch.
– All rates are subject to change without prior notice.
– Service tax will be added to final price.
– 50 % of estimated cost must be paid in advance, balance at the end of the assignment.
The client needs to provide the interpreter with as much information, as many documents, leaflets, brochures etc.on the company, product, and/or subject of the meeting/discussion in advance in order to enable a study of the specific terminology required.
Please contact our interpretation service at the following address:  translation@afhyderabad.org – subject: interpretation