Test de Connaissance du Français pour Québec
The TCF for Québec is a specific version of the Test de Connaissance du Français (TCF) which has been elaborated by the CIEP based on the request of the Ministry of Immigration and Cultural Communities of Québec (MICC) to assess French language competency in those wishing to emigrate to Québec.
The TCF for Québec is composed of listening comprehension, oral expression and (as of 2013) optional reading comprehension and written expression modules (worth a maximum of 2 of 16 possible points corresponding to competency levels—see table below).
The candidate must achieve a minimum overall evaluated level of B2.
|Points for evaluated level|
(29 questions – 25 mins)
(3 tasks – 12 mins with evaluator)
(29 questions – 45 mins)
(3 tasks – 1 hr)
Your TCF for Québec certificate is only valid for your emigration application. You cannot use it for example for admission to a French university or for other purposes.
For more information on this test, visit www.ciep.fr/en/tcf_quebec/index.php
|Exam Dates||Registration Deadline|
|Friday, February 1, 2019||Friday, January 11, 2019|
|Friday, May 10, 2019||Friday, April 12, 2019|
|Friday, September 13, 2019||Friday, August 16, 2019|
FIAF Language Center
22 East 60th Street, New York, NY 10022
|TCF for||FIAF members||Non-Members|
|Listening Comprehension & Oral Expression||$200||$215|
|Optional Listening Comprehension||$65||$70|
|Optional Reading Comprehension||$65||$70|
|Optional Oral Expression||$70||$85|
|Optional Written Expression||$70||$85|
Please complete the registration form below and return it to FIAF by mail, fax or email.
Registration Form (pdf)
Mail: Mrs. Voahangy Siraisi,
FIAF Language Center, 22 East 60th Street, New York, NY 10022
Fax: 212 527 2678
You may pay by credit card (Visa, MasterCard & American Express) in person or over the telephone, or by check or money order (to FIAF).
Exam fee is not refundable once registered.
Exam participation can only be transferred to the next session in case of sickness. A doctor’s note (not via email) must be mailed within the next three days of the test.
FIAF reserves the right to cancel a session if the number of candidates does not exceed 10 candidates. All registrations will be moved to the next session.
FIAF reserves the right to cancel a session for weather inclement reasons. All registrations will be moved to the next session.