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French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF)
Exams for French Students
& Workers in the U.S.
DELF Juniors
TCF pour DAP
TCF for Québec
TEF Canada
TEF for Québec (TEFaQ)
D.U FLE & Master 1 FLE

French Proficiency Exams
DELF-DALF All Audiences

DELF (Diplôme d'Etudes en Langue Française) and DALF (Diplôme Approfondi de Langue Française) are official qualifications awarded by the French Ministry of Education to certify the competency of candidates from outside France in the French language.

These certificates are valid for life. DELF and DALF consist of six independent certificates that correspond to the levels of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

Exam Preparation Help
FIAF Classes: DELF B2 Prep DALF C1 Prep
Official website:
Sample Tests:
Old/New DELF-DALF Equivalencies:

Related Exams for Kids & Teens
DELF Prim (ages 8–12)
DELF Juniors (ages 13+)


Exam Eligibility

Exams can be taken one level per session or multiple levels during the same session.

Basic-Level User
DELF A1: FIAF class level 102, 103 and 201
DELF A2: FIAF class level 202, 203, 204 and 301

Independent User
DELF B1: FIAF class level 302, 303, 304 and 401
DELF B2: FIAF class level 402, 403, 404 and 405

Expert User
DALF C1: FIAF class level 501, 502 and 503
DALF C2: FIAF class level 504, 505 and 506


Exam Schedule: All Audiences

Exam Dates: June 9, 10, 11, 12, and 13, 2014
Registration is open April 25 to May 27

Exam 2013 Dates Time Duration
Basic-Level User
DELF A1 (Written) Mon, June 9 1–2:20pm 1 hr 20 mins
Individual A1 (Oral) Mon, June 9* TBD based on
the number
of candidates
Prep: 10 mins;
Interview 7 mins
DELF A2 (Written) Tue, June 10 1:20–3pm 1 hr 40 mins
Individual A2 (Oral) Tue, June 10* TBD based on
the number
of candidates
Prep: 10 mins;
Interview: 8 mins
Independent User
DELF B1 (Written) Wed, June 11 1:45–3:30pm 1 hr 45 mins
Individual B1 (Oral) Wed, June 11* TBD based on
the number
of candidates
Prep: 10 mins;
Interview: 15 mins
DELF B2 (Written) Thu, June 12 2:15–4:45pm 2 hrs 30 mins
Individual B2 (Oral) Thu, June 12* TBD based on
the number
of candidates
Prep: 30 mins;
Interview: 20 mins
Expert User
DALF C1 (Written) Fri, June 13 9am–1pm 4 hrs
Individual C1 (Oral) Fri, June 13* TBD based on
the number
of candidates
Prep: 1 hr;
Interview: 30 mins
DALF C2 (Written) Fri, June 13 9am–12:30pm 3 hrs 30 mins
Individual C2 (Oral) Fri, June 13* TBD based on
the number
of candidates
Prep: 1 hr 30 mins; Interview: 30 mins

*Note: FIAF reserves the right to ask candidates from New York and its vicinity to take the oral exam at a different date depending on the number of candidates.



Please complete one of the registration forms below and return it to FIAF by mail, fax or email.

  Registration Form (doc)

  Registration Form (pdf)

Mail: Mrs. Voahangy Siraisi,
FIAF Language Center, 22 East 60th Street, New York, NY 10022
Fax: 212 527 2678

A1 $110
A2 $110
B1 $125
B2 $150
C1 $190
C2 $190

You may pay by credit card (Visa, MasterCard, or American Express) in person or over the telephone, or by check or money order (to FIAF).

Note: Exam fee is not refundable.
Exam participation can only be transferred to the next session in case of sickness. A doctor’s note (not via email) must be mailed within the next three days of the test.

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