Test d’Évaluation de Français pour l’accès à la naturalisation française (e-tef NAT)


The e-tef NAT has been designed for persons who wish to acquire French nationality and who must attest to their level of competency in French. For more information on the e-tef NAT, please visit: e-tef NAT

The e-tef NAT is composed of 2 compulsory sections:

- Listening comprehension (60 items- 40 min)
- Oral expression (15 min)

Exam Dates

Exam Dates
Registration Deadlines
Monday, January 9, 2017Thursday, December 29, 2016
Monday, February 13, 2017Thursday, February 2, 2017
Monday, March 13, 2017Thursday, March 2, 2017
Monday, April 10, 2017Thursday, March 23, 2017
Monday, May 8, 2017Thursday, April 27, 2017
Monday, June 12, 2017Thursday, May 25, 2017

For more information and practice tests visit:e-tef NAT or download the App” Francais 3.0” and/or Manuel du candidat

e-tef NAT scores:

As for the e-TEF, the e-tef NAT scores are ranked on 6 levels, ranging from 0+ level (basic skills) to level 6 (master skills) as per the scale of the CCIP (Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Paris) and from A1 level to C2 level, as defined by the Council of Europe (Common European Framework of References for Languages). e-TEF and e-tef NAT score results are reliable measurements of language proficiency. The CCIP issues a certificate valid for two years.


Correspondance niveaux CCIP/CECRL
CCIP 0+ 1 2 3 4 5 6
CECRL A1 A2 B1 B2 C1 C2

Registration Fees:

Listening Comprehension & Oral Expression $215 $235


Registration Form:


Download Registration Form

Contact Information:

Corinne Bagnol certifications@afsandiego.org (858) 550-0144