Validate your French level/knowledge with DELF and DALF, an official international certification that you can use whether you want to study or work in a French speaking country!

General Information

DELF - Diplôme d'Études en Langue Française

DALF - Diplôme Approfondi de Langue Française

They are the only French as a foreign language diplomas issued by the French Ministry of Education. DELF and DALF diplomas are valid for life and are recognized worldwide. They allow you to officially validate your French learning. These diplomas constitute a recognition of your school, university and/or professional background in French language. Moreover, DELF and DALF allows you to study, work and immigrate in a French-speaking country.

DELF and DALF diplomas are adapted to different levels, expectations, ages and situations.

DELF is made for everyone learning the French language from ages 18 to 77 (or more) who wishes to validate officially and sustainably their learning of the French language. It is divided into 4 levels: A1, A2, B1 and B2. On the other hand, DALF is targeting adults either at university or working. DALF is divided into 2 levels: C1 and C2, the highest levels. DALF C1 and C2 form the best diplomas of French language. The acquisition of a DALF is the proof that one masters the French language.

For more information about the DELF/DALF exam (content, expectations, levels, etc...), please click HERE.

General Calendar 2024

For all registrations to the DALF C1, please note that your oral exam may be scheduled the day after your written exam.

Alliance Française de Philadelphie ONLY offers the DELF/DALF Tout Public, for ages 17 and above.
DELF/DALF PRIM & JUNIOR (ages 7-17), please contact PhilaFLAM : contact@philaflam.com.


Registration to SESSION 4 (December 2024) starts on September 16th, and closes on November 20th, 2024

A1        $135.00     
A2       $145.00     
B1          $155.00        
B2        $190.00      
C1        $245.00      

To register, please download and complete the following form and mail or email it to the Alliance Française.


For all registrations to the DALF C1, please note that your oral exam may be scheduled the day after your written exam.

Alliance Francaise de Philadelphie: 1420 Walnut Street - Suite 700 - Philadelphia, PA 19102
E-mail: alliance@afphila.com


Results are typically received 4 weeks after the exam. An official attestation de réussite or attestation de résultats is sent via email to all candidates.


Exam fee not refundable for any cancellation after the exam's registration deadline.
You may change or cancel your registration up to 30 days before the exam and receive a full refund.
A partial refund (50%) will be granted if you cancel your registration within 30 days of your exam's date and before the registration deadline.