DAEFLE – Final Exam


  1. Have passed the training access test
  2. Completion of six training modules


The DAEFLE diploma certifies your competence in teaching French to non-French speaking students. The holders of the DAEFLE diploma can teach in France or abroad, in private or non-profit institutions.

The admission test and training are distance learning. For more information and to register, visit the Alliance française de Paris website

The Alliance française de Lyon is a testing center and, as such, organizes the final exam twice a year.

This exam is accessible to people with disabilities.
After registration, please contact the person in charge to arrange your support.

Calendar of registrations and sessions

Registration deadlines AF LYON Exam date
Tuesday 2nd May 2023 Wednesday 7 June 2023 from 9am to 5pm
Tuesday 30 October 2023 Thursday 7 December 2023 from 9am to 5pm


Registration formalities

To validate your registration, you must upload the following documents through your online account in “My official documents”:

  • Completed and signed DAEFLE registration form
  • Certificate of completion of the training modules (provided by the Alliance Française of Paris)

You will receive your invitation to the DAEFLE exam by email 1 week before the exam date.


  • Registration fees are not refundable
  • For more information about the DAEFLE and to access mock exams, please visit the site of Alliance Française de Paris.

See also