Test d’Evaluation de Français : e-TEF

The e-TEF – Test d’Evaluation de Français is designed to assess the level of French language of people who are not native French speakers.

  • It assesses comprehension and expression skills in French.
  • It gives a quantitative and qualitative measure of the level of candidate’s linguistic and communication skills.
  • It offers a detailed and personalized analysis of results..

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

1 Compulsory Section
2 Optional Sections
Written Comprehension (CE): 60 min-50 questions- 300 points
Listening Comprehension (CO): 40 min-60 questions-360 points
Vocabulary and Structure (LS): 30 min- 40 questions- 240 points
Written Expression (EE): 60 min- 450 points
Oral Expression (EO): 15 min- 450 points
1. No diploma is required to take the e-TEF exams.
2. You can take the e-TEF exams as much as you want.
3. A results certificate, sent to you by the CCIP, is valid for one year.

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 or download the App ”Francais 3.0" and/or: Manuel du candidat

e-TEF Scores:

h2>Registration Fees:
Correspondance niveaux TEF/CECR/NCLC
TEF 0+ 1 2 3 4 5 6
Compulsory Sections $200 $225
Optional Sections $165 ($85 each) $210 ($110 each)
Complete Test (all sections) $315 $350

Registration Form:

Download Registration Form

Contact Information:

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