Specific preparations for these exams are offered by Alliance Française de Nairobi..


DELF (Diplôme d’Etudes en Langue Française, Tout Public, Junior & Prim) and DALF (Diplôme Approfondi de Langue Française) are official qualifications awarded by the French Ministry of Education to certify the competency of candidates from outside France in the French language.

Composed of 6 independent diplomas that correspond to the levels of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: A1, A2, B1, B2 (DELF) & C1, C2 (DALF). At each level of the DELF, 4 skills are evaluated: listening, speaking, reading and writing. Read More 

From 13 years old: DELF JUNIOR :
Adapted to the teenage lifestyle and corresponds to the interests of teens. The DELF examinations are recognized around the world, and your child will receive a diploma valid for the rest of his or her life! The DELF junior examinations assess students at four levels (A1, A2, B1, B2), which correspond to the levels of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. Read More

From 6 years old: DELF Prim :
The first level in the DELF/DALF series of certificates. It is intended for children who are beginners in French as a Foreign Language. Successful candidates receive a certificate identical to the general public and junior version. DELF Prim is composed of individual certificates corresponding to the initial levels: A1.1, A1, A2. The tests are built on the same model as the DELF for adults, but with topics adapted to suit the age group in question…… Read More


DELF DALF TP (General exam)

25 February 2023

27 May 2023

26 August 2023

18 November 2023


DELF PRIM (From 6 years old)

25 March 2023


DELF JUNIOR (From 12 years old)

17 June 2023

23 September 2023

Register 4 weeks in advance


A1: Ksh. 7,000
A2: Ksh. 7,500
B1: Ksh. 8,000
B2: Ksh. 9,000
C1- C2: Ksh. 11,500

Private Candidate, DELF DALF TP

A1: Ksh. 11,500
A2: Ksh. 12,500
B1: Ksh. 12,500
B2: Ksh. 13,500
C1- C2: Ksh.16,500

AF student & Private candidate, DELF JUNIOR

A1: Ksh. 6,000
A2: Ksh. 6,500
B1: Ksh. 7,000
B2: Ksh. 8,000
C1- C2: Ksh.

AF student, DELF PRIM
A1.1, A1 & A2: Ksh. 6,000


Private candidate, DELF PRIM
A1.1, A1 & A2: Ksh. 11,000

TCF (Test de Connaissance du Français)

The TCF (Test de Connaissance du Français) is the French language test awarded by the French Ministry of Education, to assess a person’s level of French language for general purposes. It is intended for people who are not native French speakers and who, for professional, personal or academic reasons, wish to have their competency in French assessed and certified simply, reliably and quickly.

The TCF is a standard graded test based on an extremely rigorous method that makes it a valid means of assessing language skills. All candidates receive a certificate of results that grades them at one of six levels (from A1 to C2) on the competency scale defined by the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
This means that it is not possible to fail the TCF!

Alliance Française de Nairobi offers 4 TCF categories:

  • TCF general (or TEF): for personal, academic or professional reasons.
  • TCF DAP, Demande d’Admission Préalable: for students who wish to apply to a French university or French school of architecture.
  • TCF ANF, Accès à la Nationalité Française : for those who are applying for French nationality.
  • TCF Quebec: for those who wish to settle long-term in Quebec and must have their level of French assessed for immigration application.  Read more

Test dates: On request. (Register 1 week in advance).
Cost TCF exam: Ksh. 40,000
Cost TEF exam: Ksh. 40,000 


The DFP (Diplôme de Français Professionnel) is a Business French diploma, to certify student’s proficiency in French relating to their field of interest in business.

The exams assess writing, listening and speaking skills in a professional context.

Specific preparations for these exams are offered by Alliance Française de Nairobi.

Exam dates: On request (register 5 weeks in advance).

A1/A2:         Ksh 15,000

B1/B2/C1:   Ksh 20,000

Pay via MPESA Paybill Number: 898660 Account: Your Name, then download and fill the registration form and send it to

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