Welcome to Anglophone iDELTA

We are moving to Entebbe, Uganda for the 3rd cohort. The General Training and Assessment Course (GTA) will begin in 11 – 30 November 2019 and run for three (3) weeks. The cost for the three weeks is $1500. This includes room and board, tuition and fees. It does not include transportation to Uganda. For more information on finances, please see the Financial page.

The deadline for applications for the GTA is October 1, 2019.

The iDELTA Academic Courses (ACs) will begin in June 2020. The cost for the Academic Course will be about $3,600. For more information about iDELTA in Uganda, you can download information on the link below.

What is iDELTA?

iDELTA is the Institute for the Development of Languages and Translation in Africa. It provides undergraduate level education and practical training in the areas of Bible translation, Scripture engagement (including trauma healing and use of media), multi-lingual education and mother-tongue literacy, linguistics and linguistic survey.

What is the GTA?

GTA is the General Training and Assessment course. During this introductory course, currently scheduled for November 2019, there is an overview of how all the academic courses fit together in a language programme. Read more

What does iDELTA teach?

The i-DELTA program was developed to meet the translation and language development training needs in Africa. We seek to provide the competencies needed for those seeking to work in language development or providing access to scripture. This is a bachelor level program, accredited by partner organizations. Read more

How do I apply to iDELTA?

In order to apply for the GTA, you should complete this application online. If you need to download a copy, you can get one from the link below. If you have questions, you can write to the Registrar.

The deadline for GTA applications is October 1, 2019.