The French Institute is the official exam center in Estonia as regards certifications in French as a foreign language (diplomas and tests). 

These certifications enable you to gain formal recognition of your skills in French, from beginners to advanced levels.

Our certifications follow the Common European Framework guidelines (CEFR), that divide learners into six levels, and applies to all age groups and all types of public.

The CEFR is now widely used and to make it easier for educational institutions and employers to evaluate the language qualifications of candidates to education admission or employment.


Would you like your talents in French to finally gain official recognition ?

Then why not have a go at DELF and DALF ?

The DELF  and DALF are French proficiency certifications for non-native speakers of French awarded by the French Ministry of Education.

DELF stands for : Diplôme d’Etudes en Langue Française

DALF : Diplôme Approfondi de Langue Française

These 2 diplomas are proficiency exams valid worldwide, for life !

The DELF and DALF are composed of 6 seperate diplomas, according to the language levels of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

And by the way, the Lucky ones who have passed the DALF exam (C1 or C2) do not need to take any language tests to enter French universities!


So do not miss the dates :

  • 10 July (levels A1-C2) the next DELF/DALF exam Tout public (session for all ages). Registration is open from 8 June to 25 June 2020.
  • 3 July (levels A1-B2) the next DELF/DALF exam Junior (session for students). Registration is open from 8 June to 25 June 2020.


Our students get a 10% discount on registration fees !

You want to know more ?

Delf A1 :  80–100hrs of lessons / beginners / test duration 1h20min + oral exam / fee: 55€

Delf A2 : 100–200hrs of lessons /  intermediate level / test duration 1h40min + oral exam / fee: 60€

Delf B1 : 250–400 hrs lessons / upper intermediate / test duration 1h45min + oral exam / fee: 65€

Delf B2 : 450–600hrs / advanced / 2h30min + oral exam / fee: 85€

Dalf C1 : 650–800hrs / autonomy level / 4h + oral exam / fee: 120€

Dalf C2 : 850 + hrs / proficiency / 3h30min + oral exam / fee: 120€


For more information, check the CIEP official website.

DELF/DALF exams in November 2018

November 16, 2018 - Tallinn

The next DELF/DALF examination for all ages (Tout public) and  DELF (Junior) will take place on 16 November 2018.    Register here before November 1!    DELF and DALF are official diplomas delivered by the French Ministry of Education, as a French language certification for foreign...

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