Undergraduate and Postgraduate Courses

This section provides a list of schools and universities in German-speaking Europe that offer tertiary education including terminology such as translation studies or technical writing. Most institutes listed here offer undergraduate or postgraduate courses.

Germany

Anhalt University of Applied Sciences

Courses

Degree

Duration (Semesters)

Specialized Communication - Software Localisation (dual)

Bachelor of Science

7

Software Localisation

Master of Science

4

Courses of Study in Information Sciences and Languages

 


Flensburg University of Applied Sciences

Courses

Degree

Duration (Semesters)

International Technical Communication

Bachelor of Arts

6

International Technical Communication

Master of Arts

4

Study at FUAS

 


Universität Heidelberg

Courses

Degree

Duration (Semesters)

Translation Studies

Bachelor of Arts

6

Translation Studies for Information Technologies (TSIT)

Bachelor of Arts

6

Translation Studies

Master of Arts

4

Conference Interpreting

Master of Arts

4

Seminar für Übersetzen und Dolmetschen

 


Hochschule Hildesheim

Courses

Degree

Duration (Semesters)

International Communication & Translation

 

Bachelor of Arts

6

International Technical Communication

- Languages & Technology

Master of Arts

4

Text and Translation in the Media

 

Master of Arts

4

Institut für Übersetzungswissenschaft und Fachkommunikation

 


Hochschule Karlsruhe - University of Applied Sciences

Courses

Degree

Duration (Semesters)

Communication & Media Management

Bachelor of Science

7

Communication & Media Management

Master of Science

3

Information Management & Media

 


Technische Hochschule Köln

Courses

Degree

Duration (Semesters)

Multilingual Communication

Bachelor of Arts

6

Languages and Business

Bachelor of Arts

6

Terminology and Language Technology

Master of Arts

4

Specialized Translation

Master of Arts

4

Conference Interpreting

Master of Arts

4

 Faculty for Information and Communication

 


Hochschule Leipzig

Courses

Degree

Duration (Semesters)

Translation

Bachelor of Arts

6

Translatologie

Master of Arts

4

Conference Interpreting

Master of Arts

4

Institut für Angewandte Linguistik und Translatologie

 


Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

Courses

Degree

Duration (Semesters)

Sprache, Kultur, Translation

Bachelor of Arts

6

Translation

Master of Arts

4

Conference Interpreting

Master of Arts

4

FTSK Fachbereich 06

 


Fremdspracheninstitut der Landeshauptstadt München

Courses

Degree

Duration

BFS vocational training school

State-qualified foreign-language correspondent

3 years

BFS vocational training school

State-qualified Euro-correspondent

3 years

FAK specialist academy

State-qualified translator

3 years

FAK specialist academy

State-qualified interpreter

3 years

Training

 


Hochschule Magdeburg-Stendal

Courses

Degree

Duration (Semesters)

International Technical Communication

Bachelor of Arts

7

 Study Programmes

 


Hochschule Mannheim

Courses

Degree

Duration (Semesters)

Translation Studies for Information Technologies

Bachelor of Arts

6

 Prospective Students

 


Bildungsnetzwerk SDI München

Courses

Degree

Duration

Training

 State-qualified foreign-language correspondent

1 or 2 years

Training

State-qualified interpreter

2 or 3 years

Translation (Chinese)

Bachelor of Arts

7 Semesters

Internationale Medienkommunikation & Technikkommunikation

Bachelor of Arts

7 Semesters

Internationale Medienkommunikation

Master of Arts

3 Semesters

Dolmetschen

Master of Arts

3 Semesters

 Übrsicht über Studium und Ausbildung

 


Hochschule Rostock

Courses

Degree

Duration (Semesters)

Technische Kommunikation

(berufsbegleitend)

Master of Arts

5

Weiterbildung an der Universität Rostock

 


Universität des Saarlandes

Courses

Degree

Duration (Semesters)

Vergleichende Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaft

sowie Translation (VSLT)

Bachelor of Arts

6

Translationswissenschaft (Übersetzen

und Dolmetschen)

Master of Arts

4

Conference Interpreting

Master of Arts

4

Fachrichtung 4.6: Angewandte Sprachwissenschaften sowie Übersetzen und Dolmetschen

 


Fachhochschule Würzburg-Schweinfurt

Courses

Degree

Duration (Semesters)

Specialized Translation (Business or Technical)

Bachelor of Arts

6

Specialised Translation and Multilingual
Communication

Master of Arts

4

Full Bachelor's and Master's Degree Programmes

 


Hochschule Zittau/Görlitz - University of Applied Sciences

Courses

Degree

Duration (Semesters)

Fachübersetzen Wirtschaft

Deutsch/Polnisch

Master of Arts

4

Faculty of Managerial and Cultural Studies

 


Austria

Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz

Courses

Degree

Duration (Semesters)

Transkulturelle Kommunikation

Bachelor of Arts

5/6

Übersetzen

Master of Arts

 

Dolmetschen

Master of Arts

 

Studiengänge am Institut für Translationswissenschaft

 


University Innsbruck

Courses

Degree

Duration (Semesters)

Translationswissenschaft

Bachelor of Arts

6

Translationswissenschaft

Master of Arts

4

Institut für Translationswissenschaft

 


Universität Wien

Courses

Degree

Duration (Semesters)

Transkulturelle Kommunikation

Bachelor of Arts

6

Dolmetschen

Master of Arts

4

Übersetzen

Master of Arts

4

Studiengänge am Zentrum für Translationswissenschaft

 


Switzerland

Zurich University of Applied Sciences

Courses

Degree

Duration (Semesters)

Translation

Bachelor of Arts

6

Applied Linguistics

Master of Arts

3

School of Applied Linguistics

 


Université de Genève

Courses

Degree

Duration (Semesters)

Multilingual Communication

Bachelor of Arts

6

Translation

Master of Arts

 

4

Conference Interpreting

Master of Arts

 

3

Faculty of Translation and Interpreting