Tests/ Exams/ Diplomas

DELF & DALF

DELF (Diplôme d’Études en Langue Française) and DALF (Diplôme Approfondi de Langue Française) are official qualifications issued by the French Ministry of Education to certify French language proficiency of non-native speakers.

We train our students for diplomas (DELF, DALF) that are French-government accredited and internationally recognised by French-speaking universities. 

The Alliance Française is the only official exam center in Kwazulu-Natal.

International Recognition:

  • Diplomas are awarded by the French Ministry of Education and accepted worldwide including the government of Quebec in Canada.
  • Exams are held world-wide and conducted under the supervision of the French Embassy of respective countries, at accredited official examination centres.
  • The DELF-DALF structure is modelled on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), which serves as an international reference in the organisation of language teaching and certification.
  • Candidates having earned the DALF are exempted from language entrance examinations in French universities.
  • Candidates having earned the DELF / DALF diplomas earn extra points for immigration to countries such as Canada and their chances of employment increase. From the 6th of December 2011, all candidates applying to immigrate to Quebec, Canada, must have DELF A1, as well as IELTS (International English Language Testing System).

For more information on registration,  please call  031 312 9582 or contact courses@durban.alliance.org.za

TEF/TEFAQ

Created in 1998 by the Paris Ile-de-France CCI, the Test d’Evaluation de Français (TEF) is an international benchmark test that measures your level of knowledge and skills in French.

The TEF provides confirmation of one’s level of competency in French in any professional, academic or mobility-related context, and in particular for

During the pandemic, we offer TEF exams on demand.

For more information on registration,  please call  031 312 9582 or contact courses@durban.alliance.org.za


Information about exams & registration