Diploma in Professional French

The Diploma in Professional French for International Relations was created at the request of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development and the International Organisation of la Francophonie. Both institutions support the use of the French language within international organizations and in international political and diplomatic exchanges.
This diploma was created with the pedagogical collaboration of the French Department of the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna.
It assesses the level candidates have attained in comprehension and expression, both written and oral, by evaluating their performance of professional tasks specific to the field of international relations: articles, conventions, presentations, negotiations.
It responds to the need for training and certification in professional French among diplomats, international officials, and journalists, whose first or second working language is often French.

Who is it for? This diploma is intended especially for executives from international or regional organizations who need to use French in the context of their professional activity, national administrative officials likely to play a role in the work of international or European institutions, and journalists.

Examples of activities and topics covered:
  • Activities: Write a summary note, comment on country data, summarize news items, organize a formal event, write an official statement, present a mission or a project, present a country situation, get support in the field, make a thematic presentation, present a position during a negotiation.
  • Themes: Diplomacy, economics, education, human rights, finance, peacekeeping, ecology.
It assesses understanding, processing information and oral interaction skills in French.

Le Français des Affaires offers three Diplomas in Professional French for International Relations, level B1 to C1.

International Relations B1
The B1 Diploma in Professional French for International Relations is a certificate confirming CEFR Level B1 proficiency in French. The certificate is a confirmation of a basic level of competence in French, where users are capable of effectively understanding others and expressing themselves in the normal situations arising in social and professional life. Holders of this diploma are able to carry out professional communication tasks, both oral and written, in a predictable context.

International Relations B2
The B2 Diploma in Professional French for International Relations is a certificate confirming CEFR Level B2 proficiency in French. The certificate is a confirmation of an independent level of competence in French, where users are capable of effectively communicating in a broad range of situations of professional communication. Holders of this diploma are able to carry out oral and written professional communication tasks in all the standard situations of their professional environment, including those that involve some handling of unforeseen events.

International Relations C1
The C1 Diploma in Professional French for International Relations is a certificate confirming CEFR Level C1 proficiency in French. The certificate is a confirmation of competency in French at a fluent level, where users are capable of effectively communicating in a broad range of situations of professional communication. Holders of this diploma are able to carry out oral and written professional communication tasks in all situations of their professional environment, including those that involve some handling of unforeseen events.

Source: https://www.lefrancaisdesaffaires.fr/en/tests-diplomas/prepare-for-the-diploma/
FIN DES INSCRIPTIONS EXAMEN CENTRES D'EXAMEN
Abu Dhabi - Al Ain
Abu Dhabi - Al Ain
Abu Dhabi - Al Ain
Register: Visit the Alliance Francaise office in Abu Dhabi - Al Bateen to register or call 02 61 22 999/900.
Important: Payment method : cash or credit card (Visa, MasterCard) in our premises. Exam fee is not refundable once registered.
The best way to get ready for this exam is to take our private or preparation French courses.
Useful link: https://www.lefrancaisdesaffaires.fr/tests-diplomes/outils-preparation-dfp/
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