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Translation has a historical tradition in Germany. Many linguists in universities and institutes have devoted their efforts to studying almost every language on earth, from the most important to the most forgotten ones; and this shows in the vast and professional translation industry developed on German soil.

Moreover, the developed science and technology in Germany has always been very demanded in all the corners of the world, which means that there are always thousands of German texts to be translated.


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Translation associations and schools in Germany

SchoolAKAD University
SchoolTECHNICAL UNIVERSITY DRESDEN
SchoolFachakademie für Fremdsprachenberufe
SchoolUniversität Potsdam Fremdsprachenlinguistik
SchoolFachhochschule Köln
SchoolUniversity of Hildesheim
SchoolHochschule Heilbronn
SchoolUniversität Hamburg, Fachbereich Sprachwissenschaften, Studiengang Gebärdensprachdolmetschen
SchoolFachhochschule Flensburg (Flensburg University Of Applied Sciences)
SchoolStudiengang Gebärdensprachdolmetschen, Fachbereich Sozial- und Gesundheitswesen, Fachhochschule Magdeburg

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Upcoming and past ProZ.com events in Germany

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Powwow Germany - Stuttgart Mar 12
Powwow Germany - Mannheim Jan 10
Powwow Germany - Dusseldorf Oct 25, 2014
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Official languageGerman

Largest citiesBerlin, Stuttgart, Hamburg, Munich, Frankfurt, Cologne, Mannheim, Dusseldorf
CurrencyEuro (EUR)
Calling code+49
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