Diplomas and Certificates

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DELF-DALF Examinations

The DELF (Diplôme d’Études en Langue Française) and DALF (Diplôme Approfondi de Langue Française) are official qualifications issued by the French Ministry of Education to certify French language proficiency of foreign students.

The DELF and DALF qualifications are consistent with:

-The international standards for test development (

-The Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFRL) (

(A mark of at least 5/25 is required for each test (Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking) whereas a mark of at least 50/100 is required in order to be awarded the certificate. At each level, 4 skills are evaluated: listening, speaking, reading and writing).

Website for reference: (

DELF Junior Examinations

The junior version of DELF has the same basic structure as the standard DELF. Only the topics are different: the materials take into account the interests of young people. It can only be taken by children of secondary-level age. The diploma awarded is identical to the standard DELF diploma.

To register, fill in the Registration Form (available in PDF format on this site or in hard copy at the AFP reception ). Kindly submit the same along with the fees, incl. S/T, by cheque or demand draft or credit/debit card only) at the reception of the Alliance Française  Office. Please note that we do not accept registrations by post.


DFP Affaires B2/C1 Examinations

The DFP Affaires (Diplôme de Français Professionnel Affaires) B2 and C1 are internationally recognised Business French exams held under the aegis of the CCIP (Chambre de commerce et d’industrie de Paris). They can be prepared in a course of 140h, generally conducted 3 times a week at the AF Pune.