Conference Interpreting (Master's program)

Studierende in den Dolmetschkabinen des ITMK (Image: Thilo Schmülgen/FH Köln)

The Master's program in Conference Interpreting is a two-year postgraduate program open to graduates of Bachelor’s programs with an excellent command of all working languages they intend to study. The Master's program equips students to work as freelance conference interpreters or to apply for positions in international organizations or in the senior civil service of the German government.

Further information on the Master's program in Conference Interpreting is available in German: Konferenzdolmetschen (Master)

At a Glance

Category Description
Program Conference Interpreting  
Degree Master of Arts (M.A.) 
Type of program Full-time program 
Beginning of program Winter semester 
Program duration 4 semesters 
Credits 120 ECTS credits 
Language of instruction German 
Campus Südstadt Campus 
Restricted admission No 
Foreign languages English, French or Spanish 
Additional admission requirements Program-related aptitude test 
Accreditation Internal accreditation based on institutional accreditation standards, until Sep 30, 2030