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Translation in Germany

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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

AssociationBundesverband der Dolmetscher und Übersetzer
SchoolFachhochschule Köln / University of Applied Sciences Cologne
SchoolUniversität Hamburg, Fachbereich Sprachwissenschaften, Studiengang Gebärdensprachdolmetschen
SchoolHumboldt Universität zu Berlin. Fremdsprachliche Philologien
SchoolUniversität Leipzig
SchoolUniversität Potsdam Fremdsprachenlinguistik
AssociationAssoziierte Dolmetscher und Übersetzer in Norddeutschland e.V.
SchoolHochschule Karlsruhe - Technik und Wirtschaft
SchoolStudiengang Technikübersetzen, Fachhochschule Flensburg
SchoolSprachen und Dolmetscher Institut München

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Upcoming and past events in Germany

Powwow Germany - Dusseldorf Oct 25
Powwow Germany - Berlin Aug 3
Powwow Germany - Berlin May 31
Powwow Germany - Berlin May 30
Powwow Germany - Koeln Mar 10
Powwow Germany - Hamburg Nov 30, 2013
Powwow Germany - Koeln Oct 4, 2013
Powwow Germany - Karlsruhe Sep 21, 2013
Powwow Germany - Berlin May 18, 2013
Powwow Germany - Berlin May 17, 2013

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Germany vital statistics
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Official languageGerman

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