DELF DALF

DELF (Diplôme élémentaire de 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 French language are internationally recognized and have lifetime validity.
Alliance française is the only official centre 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.

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

This is an overview of what is commonly accepted:

Designation
Level (CERF)
Standard accessibility
Equivalence with AF courses
DELF A1
Breakthrough
after 80 hrs
Beginner level (Alter Ego + 1)
DELF A2
Waystage
after 240 hrs
Intermediate level (Alter Ego + 2)
DELF B1
Threshold
after 400 hrs
Advanced level (Edito B1)
DELF B2
Vantage
after 600 hrs
Superior level (Edito B2)
DALF C1
Focused proficiency
after 800 hrs
Expert level (Alter Ego 4+)
DALF C2
Global proficiency
after 1000 hrs
Expert level (Alter Ego 4+)
Tariffs 2017 (GST incl):
A1 :$105
A2 :$105
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B1 :$160
B2 :$160
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C1 : $230
C2 : $230

Session dates

There are 2 sessions per year.

Session I at Alliance française: 18-26 May 2017

Registration for Session I: 18 February – 11 March 2017 @  Alliance française reception desk

Session II at Alliance française: 16 – 24 November 2017

Registration for Session II: 19 August – 09 September 2017 @  Alliance française reception desk

For a complete overview of DELF – DALF 2018 exam calendar, click here.

For a complete overview of 2018 exams calendar, click here

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

Junior version offers from A1 to B2.  Prim version offers from A1 to A2 and a unique discovery sublevel A1.1 (after approximately 60h) 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 more information on DELF/DALF exams, please contact Baptiste Chauveau (+65 6817 8170 or academic@alliancefrancaise.org.sg)

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

 

 

 

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