Audio transcription of interviews

Professional audio transcription of interviews

Why do students and doctoral students book a scientific audio transcription for interviews of their bachelor thesis, master thesis, seminar paper or dissertation? Many theses and some chores and project work include transcribed interviews. For students and doctoral candidates, the effort of transcribing written interviews from audio files or audio recordings and thus generating editable text can be immense and the result also very error-prone. Especially with a very extensive empirical thesis or diploma thesis, transcribing recorded interviews becomes a mammoth task. Therefore, students and doctoral students would like to have their interviews transcribed at Mentorium.

Audio Transcription of Interviews – Bachelor Thesis

Most bachelor students have never heard of transcribing interviews. Therefore, they often face the problem of transcribing audio recordings of perhaps several hours. Often then the knowledge and the time to transcribe the transcription correctly and punctually missing. Mentorium offers students the audio transcription of interviews of a bachelor thesis cheap, fast and high quality.

Transcription of Interviews – Master Thesis

Master students also want to transcribe interviews for their master’s thesis with Mentorium. The transcription of the interviews of your master thesis is done by an experienced transcriptor. We transcribe interviews in German, English, French, Spanish and Italian. With time pressure you can book our express service for a super fast transcription of your audio recordings!

Audio transcription of interviews – dissertation

When transcribing interviews from an empirical dissertation, it can quickly take several hours of audio recording. Transcribing the interviews of such a doctoral thesis can quickly take several days or even weeks if the necessary experience is lacking. Doctoral students can save a lot of time and ultimately money with our transcription service.


Who transcribes audio recordings?

Our academic transcribers are native speakers in their respective languages ​​and have over many years gained experience in interviewing and other audio recordings in empirical scholarly papers, texts, publications, lectures and lecture scripts. You can be sure that the transcriptione you have transcribed has been professionally transcribing interviews for hundreds of hours!

Transcription of interviews in German, English & French

Not only the linguistic pitfalls (correct spelling, punctuation and grammar), but also the adherence to the respective standards or university guidelines for the correct transcription of interviews complicate students this task. Our transcription service for interviews and other audio recordings is offered in German (High German, Swiss, Austrian), some German dialects, English (American & British English), French, Spanish, Italian and Russian.

In addition to interviews, we transcribe other audio material, such as Lectures, discussions, podium discussions, conferences, lectures, dictations, documentations or analyzes.

When should a transcription service be used?

Weaknesses or lack of experience in transcribing audio recordings

Compliance with the formal requirements for transcription is beyond the scope of time and scope

You’ll need more time for the actual content or formatting of your work and just want to outsource the audio transcription for it to be implemented quickly and correctly.

What is done during an audio transcription?

Our transcribers generate a digital text, e.g., digital audio from the audio files (e.g., mp3, wav) supplied by you. in Word or TXT format.

If individual passages are not understandable, either because the recording quality is too poor (even if the background noise is too strong) or if they are too strong dialect, the passages are noted by the transcriptor.

If you also include specific transcription requirements for the project request, the notation will follow these guidelines.

How fast can interviews be transcribed?

In the so-called standard time, transcribing an understandable audio recording lasting one hour takes about 1-2 business days.

When booking an express service can be expected with 24h or less time.

In an emergency, we also offer our transcription service overnight, over holidays and over the weekend!

Also use our free reservation service to get your project realized on a desired date!

Supported languages

  • German (High German, Swiss High German and Austrian High German)
  • English (American English and British English)
  • Spanish
  • Italian
  • French

TIP: Free reservation for the transcription of your audio recordings!

With our free reservation service (without additional reservation costs) you are on the safe side! You tell us when you would like to send in the Audi files (eg interviews) to transcribe and when you need the finished transcribed texts back. With reservation you are firmly scheduled and the completion date is guaranteed. Now you have the head free to work through open tasks until the deadline.

Guaranteed implementation for a requested time window.

Concentrate on the completion of still open components of your work, because with the reservation you now have planning security!

In particular, if it is foreseeable for you that you need an express transcription, a reservation makes sense.

Time you stay flexible! Despite reservation, you can send us a new delivery date by e-mail not later than 4 days before the agreed delivery date of your audio files. We then agree again in writing a new delivery date. In this context, you can also upgrade from standard time to express conversion if you need to return the finished transcripts faster than agreed. As you can see, you can only win by booking!

Audio transcription nationwide and internationally

Our clients have audio transcriptions for their bachelor thesis, master thesis or dissertation and come from the following cities: Siegen, Darmstadt, Munich, Mainz, Wuppertal, Erlangen, Paderborn, Frankfurt, Chemnitz, Krefeld, Ravensburg, Bochum, Kassel, Rostock, Jena, Hamburg, Kaiserslautern, Freiburg, Kiel, Marburg, Halle (Saale), Potsdam, Giessen, Oldenburg, Karlsruhe, Aachen, Göttingen, Essen, Freiburg, Bamberg, Magdeburg, Erfurt, Bielefeld, Dortmund, Tübingen, Paderborn, Chemnitz, Bonn, Cologne , Trier, Dresden, Duisburg, Bremen, Osnabrück, Friedrichshafen, Saarbrücken, Heidelberg, Stuttgart, Braunschweig, Dusseldorf, Leipzig, Nuremberg, Berlin and Wiesbaden.

But also from Switzerland and Austria: Geneva, Zurich, Basel, Bern, Lausanne, Winterthur, Lucerne, St. Gallen, Lugano, Biel, Thun, King, La Chaux-de-Fonds, Freiburg, Schaffhausen, Chur, Vernier, Neuchâtel, users, customs, Vienna, Graz, Linz, Salzburg, Innsbruck, Klagenfurt, Villach, Wels, Dornbirn, Sankt Pölten, Steyr, Feldkirch, Bregenz and Leonding.

Supported departments for audio transcription

In the case of an audio transcription for your bachelor thesis, master thesis or dissertation, our students come from the following disciplines: engineering, computer science, humanities, educational sciences, law, teacher training, social pedagogy, social sciences, linguistics, psychology, medicine, economics, business administration, economics, human sciences, management , Mathematics, science, media studies, business informatics, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering and many others.