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TFI - Test de Francais International

The Test de Francais International, TFI, was developed to evaluate and certify the French language proficiency of non native French speakers in the workplace. The TFI is recognized as proof of a person's French language competence by businesses, universities, technical colleges and business schools worldwide, when considering potential candidates for admission into their organizations.

The TFI Listening & Reading test is the most-used French language proficiency test for the assessment of Business French listening and reading skills worldwide.

To the registration.

  • Non-incremental placement test (no pass-or-fail system)
  • Paper and pencil
  • Administered in authorized TFI test centers
  • Individual test sittings available by appointment

Listening: 100 Multiple-Choice-Fragen in 45 mins
Reading: 100 Multiple-Choice-Fragen in 75 mins

A1-C1 in accordance with the Common European Frame of Reference

120 mins test duration

Evaluation and certification of French language skills at a specific point in time for students, graduates, job applicants and professionals, who may require evidence of their language skills for their studies or jobs. The test can also be used as an aid to monitor the learning progress of individual's participating in language training programs.

  • Score report with scaled score (10 - 990)
  • Individual analysis of strengths and weaknesses
  • Correlation table with CER mapping and Can-Do-Statements 
  • Certificate (optional)
  • Score evaluation within 7 business days, excl. postal time
  • Express evaluation on demand

Examination dates


*upon consultation 25,00 EUR, only for non-inlingua Köln students.

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Online placement test

For you and for us it is important to determine your exact language level. With the help of the inlingua placement test we will find out together.

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