What is it?
The TEF and TEFAQ are two French proficiency exams officially recognized by Immigration Canada and the Department of Immigration, Diversity and Inclusion in Quebec (MIDI). TEF Canada is the test used in an application for Canadian citizenship when you are already in possession of permanent residence; the TEFAQ is used for obtaining the CSQ (Quebec Selection Certificate) to request your permanent residence.
Important: It is not the responsibility of Edu-inter to know which test you must pass. You must contact the CIC (Citizenship and Immigration Canada) and / or MIDI (Ministry of Immigration, Diversity and Inclusion) to know which test you must register. You must consult the above web links.
The choice of 4 tests
2 tests are required:
- Oral expression (450 points – 15 minutes)
- Listening comprehension (60 questions, 360 points – 40 minutes)
2 tests are optional:
- Written expression (60 minutes)
- Reading Comprehension (60 minutes)
Important: the student is responsible to know for how many tests he wants to register. This is not the responsibility of Edu-inter.
A minimum level of B2 is required for obtaining points according to the following table:
Registration and payment must be made up to 2 weeks before your exam by contacting the Center at (418) 573-5956. After this date, no registration will be taken into account.
Please email the completed signed and scanned PDF form to : email@example.com . Afterward, the accounting will contact you by email to explain the payment methods.
Next examination dates – 2018
January 5th, 12th, 19th, and 26th, 2018
February 2nd, 9th, 16th, and 23rd, 2018
March 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th, 2018
April 6th, 13th, and 27th, 2018
May 4th, 11th, and 18th, 2018
June 1st, 8th and 29th 2018
September 7th, 14th, 21st, and 28th, 2018
October 5th, 12th, 19th, and 26th, 2018
November 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th, 2018
December 7th, 14th, and 21st, 2018
Please contact our center before registering to know the availability, we have limited capacity per test date
Please note that test results and certificates will be sent six weeks after the date of the examination.
Speaking: $ 130
Listening: $ 130
Writing: $ 60
Reading: $ 60
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