DELF B2 Exam

Contents

The exam tests your ability to argue an opinion, develop your point of view and negotiate. At this level, you must be able to communicate effectively in face-to-face situations and correct your own mistakes.This exam is composed of:

  • A group test (2h30) including listening (30 min), reading (1h) and writing papers (1h).
  • An individual test: you will have 30 min to prepare a 20 min oral presentation paper, which you will then present and discuss with your examiners.

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

Month Last register Group test Individual test
October Friday, September 6th Thursday Otober 17th from Thursday October 17th to Friday October 31st

Registration formalities

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

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

Upon receipt of these above documents, we will email you your invitation to the exam. Please note that you must also provide an envelope to the group test supervisor (on the exam day) as follows:

  • A4 envelope (225x320mm) including your name, address and the stamp. Please provide your permanent address, as we will be able to mail your diploma approximately 4-5 months after the exam date.

Important

  • 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).
  • If you did not provide the envelope, you will have to collect your diploma at the Alliance Française de Lyon.

DELF Junior or DELF Pro

If you are interested in registering for DELF Junior or DELF Pro, please contact us for a quote.

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