The Test de Connaissance du Français (TCF), designed by the CIEP (Centre international d’études pédagogiques) and accredited by the French Ministry of Education, is a French language proficiency test for non-native speakers of French who wish to evaluate and have their level of proficiency certified for professional, academic or personal reasons.
In general, the TCF grades and ranks candidates at one of the six levels (A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 or C2) on a scale defined by the Council of Europe (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages). TCF grade results are reliable measurements for determining proficiency.
The Alliance française French Institute of Michigan offers :
Please be aware that we cannot advise you about your exam choice.
For more information visit the site http://www.ciep.fr/tcf/index.php
Each candidate is provided with a certificate stating their test results within one month of the test date, and which is valid for 2 years.
Upcoming Exam Dates
Exam date : Friday, November 18th 2016
Registration Deadline : 11/11/2016
Exam date : Friday, December 9th 2016
Registration Deadline : 12/02/2016
Exam date : Friday, January 13th 2017
Registration Deadline : 01/06/2017
Exam date : Friday, February 10th 2017 (TCF ANF)
Registration Deadline : 02/3/2017
Exam date : Friday, March 17th 2017
Registration Deadline : 03/10/2017
Exam date : Friday, April 21st 2017
Registration Deadline : 04/14/2017
Exam date : Friday, May 19th 2017
Registration Deadline : 05/12/2017
Exam date : Friday, June 23rd 2017
Registration Deadline : 06/16/2017
Compulsory test only
Compulsory & Oral
Compulsory & Written
Oral Comprehension: Members $70 / Non members $80
Written Comprehension: Members $70 / Non members $80
Oral Expression: Members $70 / Non members $80
Written Expression: Members $70 / Non members $80
Full exam : Members $240 / Non members $280