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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

SchoolSprachen und Dolmetscher Institut München
SchoolStudiengang Technikübersetzen, Fachhochschule Flensburg
SchoolUniversity of Hildesheim
SchoolTechnische Universität Berlin
SchoolUniversität Hildesheim, A-Studiengang Internationale Kommunikation und Übersetzen
AssociationDeutscher Verband der freien Übersetzer und Dolmetscher
SchoolMartin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg Philosophische Fakultät Fachbereich Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaften
SchoolHumboldt Universität zu Berlin. Fremdsprachliche Philologien
SchoolFachhochschule Köln, Fachbereich Sprachen
SchoolHochschule Karlsruhe - Technik und Wirtschaft

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Upcoming and past ProZ.com events in Germany

Powwow Germany - Augsburg May 28
Powwow Germany - Berlin May 16
Powwow Germany - Berlin May 15
Powwow Germany - Mannheim May 9
Powwow Germany - Frankfurt Mar 21
Powwow Germany - Augsburg Mar 20
Powwow Germany - Stuttgart Mar 12
Powwow Germany - Mannheim Jan 10
Powwow Germany - Dusseldorf Oct 25, 2014
Powwow Germany - Berlin Aug 3, 2014

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