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What is the TEF?

The TEF or Test d'Evaluation du Français is designed to measure the level of non-native French speakers' knowledge, linguistic & communications skills in French. It can be required for Canadian Immigration, Quebec Immigration or simply for work. It is also recognized by the French authorities for the process of naturalization. The exam will be on a computer in our IT room. ​ 

Listening Comprehension

Written Comprehension

Written Expression

Oral Expression

Exam Dates

July sessions are fully booked

Next dates to be announced


Exam fees

TEF Naturalization: AED 1140​ //  TEF Canada: AED 1520



1. Book your seat on our online payment platform (button below)

2. Send your registration form & your passport copy to admin.language@afdubai.org

Please note that incomplete applications will not be accepted and that exam fees are not refundable once registered. Limited seats available.

Exam preparation

Give yourself all the chances to pass with our Preparation Classes!



  • Incomplete applications will not be accepted.

  • Fees are not refundable once registered.

  • Results available 2 months after the exam, you will be notified by text message.

  • No diploma is required to take the TEF exams

  • You can take the TEF exams as many times as you want

  • The results certificate is valid for two years for Canadian & Quebec

More info on the TEF Canada and TEF Naturalisation