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

Exam Dates

Exam Dates
Registration Deadlines
Monday, January 13, 2020Thursday, January 2, 2020
Monday, February 3, 2020Thursday, January 23, 2020
Monday, March 2, 2020Thursday, February 20, 2020
Monday, April 6, 2020Thursday, March 26, 2020
Monday, May 4, 2020Thursday, April 23, 2020
Monday, June 1, 2020Thursday, May 21, 2020
Monday, December 9, 2019Thursday, November 28, 2019

For more information and practice tests visit: e-tef or download the App ”Francais 3.0" and/or: Conditions d'inscription

Registration Fees:

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:

Amélie Chappaz certifications@afsandiego.org (858) 550-0144