CERTIFICATES OF COMPETENCE IN THE FRENCH LANGUAGE

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The French Ministries of Education and Higher Education offer a lot of certificates to non-french people who want to prove a certain level of knowledge in french. They go from Starter to Advanced, including professional. There’s no limites of ages, anyone around the world can do the tests.

DILF, DELF and DALF are independent degrees that verify domain in four language skills: oral understanding, writing, listenning comprehension.

They’re very important. If you’re not french and wants to get inside an university or get a job, they need to be sure that you can speak the language.

1) DILF – Initial Degree in French Language

For starters and recently arrived immigrants.

2) DELF – Degree of Estudy in French Language

  • DELF “All Public”
  • DELF “Pro” – Degree of Study in French Language “professional option” – For people whose goal is an insert or a professional promotion, in France or French-speaking area.

3) Advanced Degree in French Language

For university students or already working adults.

 

DELF and DALF are 6 independent degrees that match to the levels of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages:

UNITIES DILF / DELF /DALF LEVEL
A1.1 DILF ELEMENTARY
A1 DELF A1
A2 DELF A2
B1 DELF B1 INTERMEDIARY
B2 DELF B2
C1 DALF C1 ADVANCED
C2 DALF C2

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