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TEF Naturalisation

French evaluation test for French citizenship

Purpose of this test

Specially designed for people who must reach B1 level of French in order to access French nationality.

Attestation valid for 2 years.

Test process

  • Written expression: 30 minutes
  • Oral expression: 10 minutes
  • Written comprehension: 45 minutes
  • Listening comprehension: 25 minutes
  • Exam on a computer.




    All levels


    Results are available 4 to 5 weeks after the test

    Instructions that must be complied with in the context of the Covid-19 epidemic

    You will find hereafter the welcome instructions to be respected in order to have access to the test/examination room:
  • Candidates must wash their hands before entering our premises.
  • Candidates are required to wash their hands before signing the sign-in sheet.
  • Wearing a mask is mandatory for all candidates.
  • Candidates bring their own pens.
  • Candidates will be required to present their identity document at the time of the identity checks themselves and at a distance.
  • Hydroalcoholic gel is mandatory. Candidates will be asked to use it before the beginning of the test and before handing in the copy.

    If these rules are not respected, it will unfortunately be impossible for us to allow you access to the test/examination room.

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