Academic Digital Transcription for University Research Studies

At The Transcription Company UK we specialise in digital transcription of university research interviews and focus groups.  Established in 1999 , we have been providing our customers with accurate research transcripts for 15 years and our team of UK transcribers will research all technical terms, scientific terms, medical terms, brand names or other terminology using the internet to ensure that you receive an accurate transcript .  We understand the requirement for total confidentiality when working on research studies.

Please request a quotation for your transcription by emailing  or click the QUOTE REQUEST tab at the top of the page. 

It’s fast and easy to set up your account with us – we send you a short simple booking form to complete to email or fax back and then we’re ready to accept your files.  .

We’re based near Birmingham but transcribe research material for universities all over the UK.  Our regular customers include:

Imperial College of Science Technology & Medicine

University of Newcastle Upon Tyne

University of Birmingham

Keele University

Kings College London

Wolverhampton University

Bristol University

University of Essex

Worcester University

University of Leeds

NHS Lothian


Sound files are sent to us by uploading to a secure encrypted server which is a very fast and simple method.  See our ‘Send Your Files’ page.    You may also send us CDs. 

The most popular format files we transcribe are DSS, DS2, WAV, MP3, WMA, but don’t worry if the format you require isn’t listed as we transcribe from most file formats.




A Little Bit About Us:

Established in 1999 The Transcription Company UK is an award winning company set up to provide an online transcription service for universities and academic bodies.  Receiver of two prestigious business awards in 2002 for Innovation & Technology in Business and Software In Business.

Each project is undertaken in the strictest confidence (Confidentiality Agreements available on request) and  our team of professional UK transcriptionists have worked together as a team for a number of years enabling us to provide a very friendly, personalised, confidential and flexible service tailored to your individual requirements. We have considerable experience and expertise in a number of different markets and have transcribed for wide range of universities and scientific institutions such as the Royal Society and The BA undertaking a very varied range of research projects.