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:
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 firstname.lastname@example.org)
Please note that to replace/ reproduce any of international examination certificate,
a fee of $65.00 will apply.