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Dates and prices
 

Test dates                                                                                                    Preparation Class

 

September

                                                           29/09/2017                                                                                 23/09/2017

October

                                                           13/10/2017                                                                                 07/10/2017

November

                                                           10/11/2017                                                                                 28/10/2017

December

                                                           08/12/2017                                                                                 02/12/2017

January

                                                           12/01/2018

February

                                                          09/02/2018                                                                                 03/02/2018

March

                                                         02/03/2018                                                                                 24/02/2018

April

                                                        06/04/2018                                                                                 31/03/2018

May

                                                        04/05/2018                                                                                 21/04/2018

June

                                                        01/06/2018                                                                                 26/05/2018

July

                                                        06/07/2018                                                                                 30/06/2018

                                                                      110 euros                                                                                                       20 euros

                 

          Registration closes one month before the date of the exam.

 

TCF ANF

 French Proficiency Test for the French Citizenship Application

 

Intended audience?

Candidates for the acquisition of French citizenship through marriage or naturalization. 

What is the TCF ANF?

The TCF is a test that reliably ranks the candidate’s results on the European Counsel’s six-level scale (from A1 to C2).

To succeed?

To pass this exam, you must receive a minimal level of B1. Obtaining a B1 or higher is one of the elements required for the French citizenship application, though it in itself does not guarantee acceptance of the application.  

When will I get the results?

The results are sent through the mail after a period of 30 days.

Validity of results?

The TCF results are valid for 2 years.

If I fail the test?

You can retake the exam as many times as you need, though there is a minimum wait of 30 days after the last time you took it before you can take it again.

 TCF ANF components?

- Listening (30 minutes)

- Speaking (12 minutes)

Waiver?

The following individuals are not required to take this test:

- individuals over 60 years old- Holders of an official diploma issued in a Francophone country after having completed their studies where the language of instruction is French

- Holders of a DELF B1/B2 or a DALF

- Individuals with disabilities (justification to be presented to the Préfecture).