SELFEE-Sorbonne French Language Certification:
C1 Level Preparation Course

The course is offered by Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi and is designed to prepare students for the C1 level of SELFEE Sorbonne Université certification. This course will allow students to improve their linguistic skills and discover the French literature and culture

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Who can enroll?
A. To be eligible for this certficate, applicants must have a B2+ level in French language

Q. What happens once the course is completed?
A. After finishing the course, students are required to take the C1 SELFEE exam which tests all language skills in reading, writing, listening and speaking and covers the use of grammar and spelling

Q. What are the benefits of the certification?
A. SELFEE - Sorbonne certifications are internationally recognized and offer students employment, further studies and travel opportunities

Q. What is the validity of certification?
A. SELFEE certifications are valid for life and do not expire

Q. What is the course duration?
A. 39 hours

Q. How much does the course cost?
A. Tuition fees is 7,550 AED (including exam registration fees)

These certifications have been introduced since 1959 by the French Ministry of National Education and the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs in collaboration with the Faculty of Humanities in Paris for the test management and deliverance and are intended to validate students’ level of French language as a foreign language. SELFEE certifications are valid for life and do not expire.

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