TCF Tout Public

Assess your level of French for academic, professional or personal reasons!

The general TCF allows the assessment of your standard of oral and written expression for anyone wishing to assess their competence in French for personal, academic or professional purposes.

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More about the exam


The TCF Tout public (mandatory + additional examinations) is required by most French universities to accept applications by foreign students in their various study departments (faculties). Please contact your university for information on its requirements before enrolling.

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The TCF tout public is made up of 5 tests, presented in the form of multiple choice questions and exercises:

  • Oral comprehension
    34 multiple-choice questions (compulsory)
  • Mastery of language structures
    23 multiple-choice questions (compulsory)
  • Written comprehension
    34 multiple choice questions (compulsory)
  • Written expression
    3 exercises
  • Oral expression
    Face to face with an examiner



TCF Tout public – Skills tested
Compulsory (listening + reading) £139
Speaking £79
Writing £79


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