French Language requirement?

Quebec has a special agreement with the Government of Canada on immigration. The province has its own rules for choosing immigrants who will adapt well to living there.
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KhajaSajid
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French Language requirement?

Post by KhajaSajid » Wed Apr 11, 2018 10:58 am

Hey There! Is the French Language mandatory for Quebec Immigration? I am learning French at A1 level. Will this level help for immigration?

Riyaz.Owlspriority
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Re: French Language requirement?

Post by Riyaz.Owlspriority » Wed Apr 11, 2018 11:15 am

Hello Sajid,

French Proficiency Low Beginner (A1) High Beginner (A2) Low Intermediate (B1) High Intermediate (B2) Advanced (C1) Advanced (C2)
Listening 0 points 0 points 0 points 5 points 6 points 7 points
Speaking 0 points 0 points 0 points 5 points 6 points 7 points
Reading 0 points 0 points 0 points 1 point 1 point 1 point
Writing 0 points 0 points 0 points 1 point 1 point 1 point
Maximum 16 points

mijingeorge
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Re: French Language requirement?

Post by mijingeorge » Wed Apr 11, 2018 11:16 am

Hi,

Yes ,French is Mandatory for Quebec Province. You need to write TEF (Test d'evaluation de francais) and get a good score.Also IELTS score of 5 is required.

Riyaz.Owlspriority
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Re: French Language requirement?

Post by Riyaz.Owlspriority » Wed Apr 11, 2018 11:32 am

Hello Sajid,

Yes ,French is Mandatory for Quebec Province, You need to write TEF ; Below table gives detail info about points for different level.

French Proficiency Low Beginner (A1) High Beginner (A2) Low Intermediate (B1) High Intermediate (B2) Advanced (C1) Advanced (C2)
Listening 0 points 0 points 0 points 5 points 6 points 7 points
Speaking 0 points 0 points 0 points 5 points 6 points 7 points
Reading 0 points 0 points 0 points 1 point 1 point 1 point
Writing 0 points 0 points 0 points 1 point 1 point 1 point
Maximum 16 points

What is the TEF?

Officially recognized since 2012 by the French Ministry of National Education, Higher Education and Research as part of a first registration in undergraduate university studies, the TEF for studies in France assesses your written and spoken French skills.

The TEF for studies in France is compulsory for any foreign candidate student to a first enrollment in the first year license at a university in France.

Applicants must meet the requirements for both oral and written tests of the TEF and obtain at least 14 out of 20 in the written expression test to be eligible in the first year of license.

What are the tests?

The TEF for studies in France is composed of 4 tests:

Listening Comprehension : 40 min – 60 items
Reading Comprehension : 60 min – 50 items
Written Expression : 60 min – 2 topics to complete
Vocabulary and Structures : 30 min – 40 items

Hope this Answer's the questions. Thank you

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