Test de connaissance du français

The Test de connaissance du Français (TCF) is a reliable instrument provided by France Education International for measuring your skills in French intended to non-native French speakers who wish to assess and certify their level of proficiency in French in a simple and reliable fashion for: Professional purpose, Personal purposes or Academic purposes. This certification is recognized by the French and Canadian governments.


The TCF is composed of 4 modules: oral comprehension, written comprehension, oral expression and written expression.

4 compulsory tests (2H47) :

  • Reading comprehension - 60 minutes, 39 questions
  • Listening comprehension - 35 minutes, 39 questions
  • Written production - 60 minutes, dealing with 3 mandatory topics to be covered
  • Speaking - 12 minutes, dealing with 3 subjects

TCF (Others)

TCF ANF  $190

TCF Québec - any of 4 options:

Oral Comprehension  $60
Written Comprehension  $80
Written Expression  $150
Oral Expression  $140

: TCF Demande d’Admission Préalable (for university entry in France) - replaced by the basic TCF, compulsory and written expression elements.

TCF ANF: TCF Accès à la Nationalité Française (for French citizenship)

TCF Québec (for immigration to Québec)

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Important Information

The TCF exam will take place at Alliance Française of Manitoba :
934 Corydon Ave, Winnipeg, MB R3M 0Y5

The TCF is valid for 2 years from the date of taking the test and you may take the TCF as many times as you wish with 30 days between 2 takes in any location.

Price of the exam: $320 for the Full exam or : 

  • Compulsory elements $170
  • Oral Expression $140
  • Written Expression $150.

A non-refundable $50 fee will be charged in the event of cancellation or rescheduling before the registration deadline.
No refund or rescheduling will be granted past the registration deadline. 

You will get results within 4 weeks: an electronic version will be sent on your e-mail address from CCI-Paris. There is absolutely no way to speed up the process as all information is sent to Paris.

The reading, listening and writing parts are computer-based. The speaking part takes place in-person with an assessor.

By registering and paying for the examination, you agree to our Terms & Conditions and you certify that you have read all the necessary documents.

A few days before your exam, you will receive an official invitation with your schedule. It it essential you arrive on the time indicated on your invitation as you will not be granted access to the room after the examination starts.

The AFM is not grading the exam and cannot be held responsible for the results obtained by the candidate. All files are sent to the Chambre de Commere in Paris for grading.

For information about which test is required for immigration, citizenship or other purposes, please inquire with the immigration services or the appropriate institution.
Our employees do not have the training to answer those questions.

Registration Process

Step 1

Complete and submit the TCF form. 

Scan your piece of ID and send it by email at, if you did not provide it in the form.

If you're having troubles in doing so, contact us at 204-477-1515.


Step 2

Contact us at (204) 477-1515 during our opening hours to make the payment. The registration is not complete until payment has been received. For ease of process, please complete first 3 steps the same day. 

Step 3

Receive a confirmation by email from AFM about the date of your exam. If you do not hear from us within a week, please contact us at (204) 477-1515

Step 4 (optional)

You can train for the exam by visiting the website of the CCIP HERE or by using the platform Prepmyfuture ($45).


No refund or deferment is possible. Cancellations for climatic or personal reasons are not possible.  

Fill the TCF Form to register

Prénom et Nom
Full Name
Adresse courriel
Email Address
Numéro de téléphone
Phone Number
Date de naissance: jj-mm-aaaa
Birthday: dd-mm-yyy
Langue maternelle
Native language
Pays de nationalité
Country of Nationality*
Numéro passeport ou Titre de séjour ou Carte nationale d'identité*
Code postal
Postal Code
Upload your ID
Téléchargez votre Carte d'Identité

* TCF Canada candidates: indicate the nationality and passport number that will appear on immigration/premanent residency documents.