What is the TCF IRN?
1 - The test
The TCF IRN (Integration, Residence and Nationality) is a new version of the test (starting January 3rd, 2022) that is specifically intended for foreigners over 16 years of age, who wish to validate their level of French for various purposes:
2 - The sections of the test
The TCF IRN includes 4 mandatory sections:
The TCF IRN assesses language skills only. Knowledge of French history, culture, and society is not assessed in this test.
The test lasts 1 hour and 15 minutes in total. The duration of each section is detailed below: