TEF (Test d'évaluation de français) and TCF (Test de connaissance du français) are reliable measurements of language proficiency. 

Alliance Française offers the possibility to sit for the standardised test of the Paris Chamber of Commerce (TEF) or from the French Ministry of Education (TCF).

 To enter French universities and to apply for admission to Grandes Ecoles
 To immigrate to Canada or Quebec and to apply for French citizenship (TEF French Citizenship, TEF Canada, TEF & TCF Québec)
 For 2023 application to French Universities and schools (contact Campus France for more information on the registration process).

Validity: 2 years

For a complete overview of 2023 exams calendar, click here.

For more information on how to apply to French citizenship, please contact the French Embassy in Singapore. For more information on Canadian citizenship, please contact the High Commission of Canada to Singapore

Exam fees 2023

TEF/TCF Standard Test (listening, reading, grammar)
TEF/TCF Additional part (writing & speaking)
$150 per additional part
TEF/TCF French Citizenship (4 parts)

TEF/TCF Canada (4 parts)

TEF/TCF Québec (2 parts)

TEF/TCF Québec (4 parts)

All prices are GST included. 
  Please note that a passport size picture is requested for all versions of the TCF exam, you may send it through email.

Get ready for TEF with PREPMYFUTURE!

PrepMyFuture is an online platform designed in partnership with CCI Paris Ile-de-France that allows you to train for all versions of the TEF.
This online training covers the 5 tests (reading comprehension, written production, structure and vocabulary, listening comprehension and oral production), offers activities and exercises as well as official mock-up exams.
Click below to purchase your PrepMyFuture preparation package and contact Anne-Sophie Dodanthun (academic@alliancefrancaise.org.sg or 6817 8170) to get your ID and password.

Preparation in actual exam conditions :
– Replicates the TEF exam conditions
– Audio recordings and scripts
– A modern, easy to use interface

Course sheets and training
– Course sheets covering each concept
– Solving tips and techniques
– Adaptative trainings for every course sheet

Full performance analysis
– Auto-corrected exercises
– Detailed explanations
– Highlights your strength and weaknesses

Preparatory classes can also be arranged any time, in private or small group tuitions. For further information, please contact Anne-Sophie DODANTHUN



From April 2020, the TEF & TCF French Citizenship exams will evolve from 2 to 4 parts as requested by the French Ministry of Home Affairs (read more here).

There is no longer hard copy certificate edited for TEFAQ and TEF for French citizenship. Candidates will receive it by email.  

For more information on TEF / TCF exams, please contact Anne-Sophie DODANTHUN  at academic@alliancefrancaise.org.sg