The FAK specialist academy at a glance


State-qualified translator

State-qualified translator and interpreter


The FIM has a number of formal requirements in addition to your natural interest in foreign languages.


Courses include one major and one minor foreign language.

Special subject bias

Economics or engineering

Course duration

Three years

Training for

further qualifications

A fourth year of study at the academy, entailing either a second major language or a second specialist field of study and leading to a state examination

A year abroad as an assistant

The continuation abroad of your translation and / or interpreting studies