Since 1 September 2005, the National Commission for DELF and DALF has been offering a version of DELF for teenagers in state and private
2021 NEW EXAM DATE: Saturday October 30th
The qualification awarded is the "Diplôme d'Etudes en Langue Française" [Diploma in French language studies]. There
is no indication on the certificate of the fact that it was the DELF for schools that was taken.
The structure of the examinations is the same as that of the standard
version of DELF.
Only the topics and the materials are different: these are adapted for schoolchildren.
The introduction of DELF for schools is subject to an agreement being signed by the local education authorities and the French embassy.
DELF for schools is open to all young people of nationalities other than French who attend a school authorised to offer it as part of the
- Examination sessions are organised in schools each year with the endorsement of the National Commission for DELF and DALF.
- Registration takes place in the schools.
The fees are set by the Department for cooperation and cultural affairs (SCAC) of the French embassy in collaboration with the local