DELF (Diplôme élémentaire en langue française) and DALF (Diplôme approfondi de langue française) are organized and delivered by the French Ministry of Education. These diplomas assessing your level in the French language are internationally recognized and have a lifetime validity.

Alliance Française is the only official centre in Singapore for the international exams and tests offered by the French Ministry of Education.

Who can take the exam?

Anybody can take any of the 6 exams testing 6 different levels according to their level of proficiency. You do not have to take the exams in a chronological way. You can take as many exams as you want in one session.

DELF exams exist in Adult,  Junior (13 to 17 years old)  and Prim (8 to 12 years old) versions. DALF exists only in Adult version.

Junior version offers from A1 to B2.  Prim version offers from A1 to A2 and a unique discovery sublevel A1.1 (after approximately 40h) to encourage young learners.

Please note that Alliance Française do offer special preparation DELF/DALF exam courses conducted by certified DELF/DALF training teachers. More information in the Focus courses section, click here.

For a complete overview of DELF – DALF 2019 exam calendar, click here.

For a complete overview of 2019 exams calendar, click here

Please visit the CIEP website here for a comprehensive overview and sample papers.

This is an overview of what is commonly accepted:

Level (CERF)
Standard accessibility
Equivalence with AF courses
after 80 hrs
Beginner level (Alter Ego + 1)
after 240 hrs
Intermediate level (Alter Ego + 2)
after 400 hrs
Advanced level (Edito B1)
after 600 hrs
Superior level (Edito B2)
Focused proficiency
after 800 hrs
Expert level (Alter Ego 4+/5)
Global proficiency
after 1000 hrs
Expert level (Alter Ego 4+/5)
Fees 2019 Adult and Junior (GST incl):

A1 / A2 :$110

B1 / B2 :$165

C1 / C2 : $235

Prim (GST incl) :

A1.1 / A1 / A2 : $120

Session dates

There are 2 sessions per year.

Session I at Alliance Française: 16-24 May 2019

Registration for Session I: 18 February – 16 March 2019 @  Alliance Française registration desk (2nd floor) or online (see link below).

Session II at Alliance Française: 14 – 22 November 2019

Registration for Session II: 19 August – 14 September 2019 @  Alliance française reception desk or online (see link below).

Adult registration formJunior registration formPrim registration formDelf-Dalf T&Cs

Adult Online RegistrationJunior Online RegistrationPrim Online Registration

For more information on DELF/DALF exams, please contact Baptiste Chauveau (+65 6817 8170 or

Please note that to replace / reproduce an international examination certificate, a fee of $65.00 will apply.




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