Test de connaissance du Français Designed by the CIEP.

The TCF for Québec, is a specific version of the Test de Connaissance du Français (TCF) which has been elaborated by the CIEP based on the request of the Ministry of Immigration and Cultural Communities of Québec to assess the level of competency in French, specifically the listening and oral skills, of an audience that wishes to emigrate to Québec. It is also recognized by the French authorities for the process of naturalization The TCF for Québec is composed of a listening comprehension and an oral expression. You must take both to complete your test but it is also recommended for the French naturalization:
  • Listening comprehension (30 questions – 30 minutes)
  • Oral expression (6 questions – 15 minutes with an evaluator).
From 1st Aug 2013, applicants to Quebec immigration can get more marks with:
  • Written Comprehension (30 questions – 45 minutes) . 1 mark.
  • Written Expression (6 questions – 1 hour 45 minutes). 1 mark.
Your TCF for Québec certificate is only valid for your immigration application. You cannot use it for example for admission to a French university. You can take the TCFQ as much as you want, you just need to respect a 30 days delay in between 2 tests. For more information on this test, visit the CIEP website pages on TCFQ
13 February 2020 26 March 2020 Abu Dhabi - Al Ain
15 September 2020 15 October 2020 Abu Dhabi - Al Ain
Visit the Alliance Francaise office in Abu Dhabi - Al Bateen and submit the below documents:
  • an original filled & signed registration form (Available at our office or here)
  • a recent passport-sized photo
  • a photocopy of your passport
  • Any incomplete applications will be rejected.
  • Oral Comprehension AED 380
  • Oral Expression AED 380
  • Written Comprehension AED 380
  • Written Expression AED 380
  • 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. You can buy a preparation book and CD available for sale at the French library "Culture & Co" or at "All Prints". Useful link: http://www.ciep.fr/tcf-tout-public/documents-telechargeables