If you are planning to immigrate to Canada, these are the mandatory examinations:
• Compulsory Section for Immigration (PR):
– Listening Comprehension (40 minutes – 60 items – 360 points)
This test consists of 60 MCQ questions. For each individual question (or set), you will hear a recording. This test runs for 40 minutes during which you will have to keep up with the rhythm of the recording (no pausing).
– Written Expression (60 minutes – 2 topics to complete – 450 points)
The test consists of two exercises and lasts 60 minutes. You must write two long texts on paper. You manage your time the way you want to.
– Reading Comprehension (40 minutes – 60 items – 360 points)
This test consists of 50 MCQ questions. For each question (or set), you will have to read a document and answer accordingly. You have a total of 60 minutes to complete, you are managing the time you spend on each question.
– Oral Expression (15 minutes – 2 topics to complete – 450 points)
You will be passing this test facing an examiner from the TEF who will evaluate your ability to express yourself in French. The interview lasts 15 minutes, it is based on two exercises that set the scenario.
Check out the official Government of Canada’s website, to learn about the level requirements for immigration purposes.
Please note that we offer TEF preparation classes but we are not an exam center, neither can we register on your behalf. Contact the Alliance Francaise or College Educacentre to register for the exams.