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CEF EXAMS NIVEAU EXAMEN
A1 IELTS 1.0-2.0
TOEFL iBT 12
Debutant - 1 DELF A1
A2 IELTS 3.0
TOEFL iBT 20
Debutant 2 DELF A2
B1 IELTS 3.5-4.5 to 5.5
TOEFL iBT 32 to 55
Pre-Intermediaire DELF B1
B2 IELTS 5.5-6.5
TOEFL iBT 80
Intermediaire DELF B2
C1 IELTS 6.7-7.5
TOEFL iBT 93
Pe-avance
Avance – 1, 2
DALF C1
C2 IELTS 7.5+
TOEFL iBT 105
Avance-Superieur
Superieur
DALF C2

IELTS is an international standardised test of English language proficiency for non-native English language speakers. There are two versions of the IELTS: the Academic Version and the General Training Version.

TOEFL is a standardised test of English language proficiency for non-native English language speakers wishing to enroll in U.S. universities.

DELF (Diplôme d'études en langue française) is the official French-language diploma awarded by France's Ministry of National Education. The "basic" and "independent" divisions of language proficiency are certified by the DELF levels A1 to B2.

Diploma in Advanced French or DALF for short, is a certification of French-language abilities for non-native speakers administered by France's Centre international d'études pédagogiques, or CIEP, (International Centre of Pedagogical Studies) for the country's Ministry of Education.

CEFP 1 (Certificat d’Etude de Française Pratique — 1st level) is aimed at testing the elementary level of the French language proficiency.

CEFP 2 (Certificat d’Etude de Française Pratique — 2nd level) is aimed at testing the intermediate level of the French language proficiency.