DALF C2 exam


DALF C2 exam validates your language skills as an experienced user. The exam tests your command of the language, which translates into a high degree of accuracy, appropriateness and ease of expression. You must be able to carry out academic or advanced-level tasks.

The DALF C2 is composed of 2 tests :

  • a group test (4h) including written comprehension and production exercises.
  • an individual test in 2 parts : preparation (1h30) for an oral presentation (0h30). The presentation consists of 3 exercises : report on an audio document (oral comprehension); personal development based on the audio document; and debate with the examiners

Each part is marked out of 25 points, the total is out of 100 points. To pass, you need to score 50/100, i.e. 50%. The minimum score required per test is 5/25.

Calendar of registrations and sessions

Oral tests are necessarily held after the written tests.

June 2024 session Registration deadline : 22/04/2024 Written exam : 07/06/2024 2:15-6 pm

Oral exam : from 07/06 to 21/06/2024

July 2024 session Registration deadline : 10/06/2024 Written exam : 05/07/2024 2:15-6 pm

Oral exam : from 05/07 to 30/07/2024

August 2024 session Registration deadline : 31/07/2024 Written exam : 23/08/2024 2:15-6 pm

Oral exam : 26/08/2024

October 2024 session Registration deadline : 26/08/2024 Written exam : 04/10/2024 2:15-6 pm

Oral exam : from 07/10 to 18/10/2024

November 2024 session Registration deadline : 23/09/2024 Written exam : 08/11/2024 2:15-6 pm

Oral exam : from 12/11 to 22/11/2024

December 2024 session Registration deadline : 28/10/2024 Written exam : 06/12/2024 2:15-6 pm

Oral exam : from 09/12 to 20/12/2024

Registration formalities

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

  • Identity card or passport (with photo).
  • If you have already taken DELF exam: DELF registration certificate, transcript of marks or copy of diploma including your candidate number.

Invitation to the exam: up to 1 week before the exam, you will receive your invitation by email.


  • Your results will be sent by post within 4 to 5 weeks.
  • Your diploma will be sent by post approximately 6 months after the examination date.
  • Upon successful completion of the exam, you will receive a diploma valid for life.
  • A partial refund or postponement to the following session, for a fee and subject to available places, may be requested on presentation of medical, professional or transport incident proof (strike or delay on the day of the tests). The justification must be written in French and sent no later than the day after the tests to tests_examens@aflyon.org.

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