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Language Credentialing Exams

​DELF (French)

The Diplôme d'études en langue française (DELF) and the Diplôme approfondi de langue française (DALF) are under the auspices of the Centre international d'études pédagogiques (CIEP) and administered through DELF centers worldwide.

​For more information on the DELF-DALF in Canada, and for exam resources, please visit the following site

As a certification centre, the Calgary Board of Education offers the DELF scolaire exam in two sessions throughout the school year, in November and in April.

April 2018 DELF Exam Dates:

Written exam*: B2 – April 23, 2018
B1 – April 24, 2018
A2 – April 25, 2018
A1 – April 26, 2018
Oral exam*: April 21 and/or April 28, 2018
*Student must be present for both dates (oral and written)

Contact: Osanna Arakelian
t | 403-817-7716
f | 403-294-8307
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DELE (Spanish)

The Diplomas de Espanol como Lengua Extranjera (DELE) is under the auspices of the Instituto Cervantes, which also administers the exams.

The Instituto Cervantes has an Cervantes classroom in Calgary. It has been established in collaboration with the Department of French, Italian and Spanish of the University of Calgary.

For more information about DELE including registration, go to University of Calgary | Instituto Cervantes and the Aula Cervantes

Sprachdiplom (German)

The Sprachdiplom is under the auspices of Schulmanagement Weltweit (ZfA) and is administered by the German Language Advisor.

Contact the German Language Advisor
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HSK & YCT (Chinese - Mandarin)

HSK - HanuShuiping Kaoshi
YCT - Youth Chinese Test (under 15 years)

The HSK and YCT are run under the auspices of HANBAN, the National Office for the teaching of Chinese as a Foreign Language. The exam is administered through the Department of Linguistics, Languages and Cultures at the University of Calgary.​​


 Contact Us

​French and International Languages Information Line
CBE Public Information Line

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