French certificates. DELF-DALF – Ministère français de l´Éducation nationale

These are diplomas awarded by the French Minister of Educationas certificates which accredit a foreigner’s language skills.

They are divided into 6 diplomas corresponding to 6 levels of competence identified by the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. There are different exams depending on the age: forschool age children (Prim) and the DELF diplomas (junior) specially adapted for adolescents and DALF-DELF for adults.