BECOMING AN INTERPRETER

TRAINING IN FRANCE

Professional Masters

2-year course:
1st year: Consecutive interpretation
2nd year: Simultaneous interpretation
Entrance exam:
Test candidate’s linguistic abilities
Determine aptitude for interpretation: general culture, analysis and synthesis ability, concentration, and resistance to stress.
Training provided by active conference interpreters.

E.S.I.T. – ÉCOLE SUPÉRIEURE D’INTERPRÈTES ET DE TRADUCTEURS, PARIS III University
Degree: Professional Master’s in Conference Interpretation
2-year course
Working languages: Arabic, Chinese, English, French, German, Hungarian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Spanish, Russian.
Other languages may be taught depending on market requirements or demand.
Entrance Requirements:
Baccalaureate + 3 year Higher Education degree or validated equivalent;
12-consecutive month stay in a country of the B language;
6-consecutive month stay in the country or countries of the C languages;
CV and cover letter;
Entrance exam.
For more information:http://www.univ-paris3.fr/esit...

I.S.I.T. - INSTITUT SUPÉRIEUR D’INTERPRÉTATION ET DE TRADUCTION, Paris
Degree: European Master’s in Conference Interpretation
2-year course
Working languages: Arabic, Chinese, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Slovakian, Spanish.
Entrance Requirements:
Baccalaureate + 3 year Higher Education degree or validated equivalent;
12 consecutive month stay in the country of the B or C language:
6-month stay for other languages;
CV and cover letter;
Entrance exam.
For more information: http://www.univ.isit-paris.fr/

ITIRI - INSTITUT DE TRADUCTEURS, D’INTERPRÈTES ET DE RELATIONS INTERNATIONALES, Strasbourg University
Degree: Master’s in Conference Interpretation
2-year course
Entrance exam requirements:
In 1st year: Baccalaureate + 3 or validated equivalent and/or validated professional experience
In 2nd year: Baccalaureate +3 years or validated equivalent and/or professional experience
For more information: http://itiri.unistra.fr


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