Digital and Technology Services

Automated Transcription Service

The Automated Transcription Service transcribes audio files quickly and for a fraction of the cost of manual transcription. This web-based service offers a secure and compliant approach to transcribing audio data.



About the service

This service automatically converts MP3 recordings into text. It provides an alternative to more costly manual transcription services and can save you time. The Automated Transcription service offers:

  • Secure transfer of audio and text files
  • Lower cost and faster turnaround compared to manual transcription services
  • The ability to transcribe multiple files simultaneously
  • Transcripts suited to searching and indexing keywords

The Automated Transcription Service has been introduced with support from the Research Strategy and the Digital Futures Programme.

Who is this service for?

PGRs, post-docs and research staff.

What does the service cost?

£0.75 per hour of audio transcribed. For further details, please see here.

How do I access the service?

For more information and access, please see here.


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