DALF C2 exam


The exam tests your mastery of French paying special attention to precision, adequacy and fluency. You must be able to proof the language skills needed to succeed in very high-level academic or professional environments.This exam is composed of:

  • A group test (4h) including reading and writing papers
  • Individual test (1h preparation, 30 min presentation) divided in 3 parts: listening of a recorded document, personal development of the subject and discussion with the examiners (oral production).

Each paper scores 25 points of a total of 100 points. To pass the exam, you must get 50/100 or 50%. The minimum mark required per test is 5/25.If you pass the exam, you will get a diploma valid for life.

Calendar of registrations and sessions

Registration deadline Group test Individual test
December 30th Friday february 18th from february 14 to february 28 2022
February 3th Friday march 25th from march 14 to march 31 2022
 March 31st 2022 Friday May 20th  2022 from May 16th to May 31st  2022
 May 5th 2022 Friday juin 24th 2022 From June 13th to June 30th 2022
June 9th 2022 Friday 29th July 2022 From 18th July to 29th July 2022
29 August 2022 Friday 14 October 2022 From 3rd to 28 October 2022


Registration formalities

Register by the website :

To validate your registration, 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 or DALF exam: DELF/DALF 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.



  • Registration fees are not refundable.
  • Your diploma will be sent approximately 4-5 months after the exam date (a certificate will be issued pending the receipt of the diploma) at the postal address provided during the registration. 

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