Master’s degree courses
Access methods
2 years
English Italian
Department of Law, economics and cultures

Course description

The aim of this course is to help its master’s degree graduates mastering and improving their language skills in specific fields, shaping high profile cultural and linguistic mediators.

The program provides the further study of two languages integrated by the knowledge of linguistic, juridic and economic areas concerning the two professional profiles of the translator in juridic and economic fields and the cultural mediator.

The graduates in this master’s degree course will be able to organize and perform high profile professional activities in the public and private sector as both specialistic translators and intercultural mediators in situations of hypothetical or actual conflicts (community interpreters, bargaining interpreters, family mediators…).

Some of the lessons are held in Italian, some in English.

Degree classification: Modern languages for communication and international cooperation
Presidente del Consiglio di corso: FABRIZIO VISMARA
Credits: 120

What you need to know

Unrestricted access.

The requirements for the enrolling are:

  • possessing a first cycle degree, meaning another degree obtained abroad and acknowledged as eligible, as long as it is coherent with the subject of the master’s degree;
  • having obtained at least 25 credits in both of the two languages that the student wants to keep studying,  provided in the program of the course.

The students with a number of credits below the one requested can still be accepted in the master’s degree course if they show level B2 skills (Chinese) or level C1 (English, Spanish, German) certified by Institutions or acknowledged during an acceptance interview.

If you are a EU National, you may stay in Italy for as long as you like: you only need a passport or ID card.
If you are a NON-EU National, you'll have to carry out some formalities.

Department of Law, Economics and Culture
Via Sant’Abbondio 12, 22100 Como - Italy
e-mail: didattica.dec@uninsubria.it

Curricula and study plans

To consult teaching courses of previous Academic Years, at the top of this page click on "Course data sheet", then choose the Academic Year of your enrollment and click on "Study plans".

Opportunities and support

For information on scholarships and other benefits, consult:


Do you think that this course fits you? Enroll and start studying with us!

Attending classes

Studying, taking exams and graduating

To consult the teaching material:

  1. go to https://elearning.uninsubria.it/ 
  2. log in with your university credentials: email username and password (without typing the @studenti.uninsubria.it part)
  3. choose the courses of your study plan in the I miei corsi (My courses) section
  4. there you will find all the materials that the teacher makes available.

To consult the exam dates and times go to the Servizi Web Segreterie studenti (Student Secretariat Web Services)

https://uninsubria.esse3.cineca.it/ListaAppelliOfferta.do (in Italian)

In the Menu select one or more options:

  • the day scheduled for the exam
  • the teaching structure, i.e. your Department or your School
  • the course of study, i.e. your degree course
  • the teaching course, i.e. the title of the teaching
  • the teacher.

To submit your examination entry, you must access your personal area of the Student Secretariat Web Services.

Go to the reserved area 

  1. Log in with your university credentials: email username and password (without typing the @studenti.uninsubria.it part)
  2. Esami > Appelli
    Then, select the exam session you want to submit your entry for and proceed following the instructions.

Student services

For all resources, services and opportunities dedicated to registered students, see: Student.