e-TEF NAT

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)

The overall objective of the e-TEF Canada is to measure the level of the candidate’s knowledge, linguistic and communications skills in French. The e-TEF Canada includes:

Exam Dates

Exam Dates
Registration Deadlines
Monday, September 10, 2018Thursday, August 30, 2018
Monday, October 15, 2018Thursday, October 4, 2018
Monday, November 5, 2018Thursday, October 25, 2018
Monday, December 10, 2018Thursday, November 29, 2018
Monday, January 7, 2019Thursday, December 27, 2018
Monday, February 4, 2019Thursday, January 24, 2019

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:

Marie-France Sanderson certifications@afsandiego.org (858) 550-0144