Alliance Française accompanies you with official certificates! TEF & TCF are proficiency tests to assess your level of French to immigrate to Canada or to Quebec and to apply for French citizenship. They are valid for 2 years.

Alliance Française is the only center acknowledged in the UAE which delivers official French language certifications from the French and Canadian authorities, and which are recognized by the EU. 


Immigration to Canada & French Naturalization

TEF Canada

TEF is for candidates wishing to assess their level of proficiency in French for immigration applications to Canada or France, and for Canadian citizenship. The TEF is recognized by Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) as conclusive proof of your language skills.

TCF Quebec & Canada

TCF is a French proficiency test approved by the Québec/Canada authorities when building an immigration application for Quebec/Canada. Applicants have to justify their level of French knowledge by including a "TCF for Quebec" certification in the application.

How to get certified

Pick the date according to the schedule

Register online

Check out our Exam Preparation classes & books

Take the exam

Get your results

a few weeks later