The Institut français in the United Arab Emirates is hiring !

The Institut francais in the UAE is hiring an intern for the French language department to start beginning of October for six months. Click here to download the job description. CV and cover letters must be sent at the following email adresses:

Online resources for teachers!

The Institut français in the United Arab Emirates offers a compilation of TICE tools and pedagogical, practical and methodological resources for teachers of French as a Foreign Language (FLE) and French as a Mother Tongue (FLAM). You can download the document here (french only):  RESSOURCES_NUMERIQUES_ENSEIGNANTS_EAU Enjoy reading it!  

DELF Junior- Coronavirus COVID-19 update

As per the precautionary measures undertaken by the Emirati authorities and in order to limit the spread of Coronavirus, the DELF Junior exam that were supposed to take place on: -Saturday May 30th in Abu Dhabi and Al Aïn (March 21st session rescheduled) -Saturday June 6th in Dubaï (and the April 18th session rescheduled) are [...]

The particular back to school of the French high schools in the UAE, while Corona time

Since Sunday 22 March, the 10,000 pupils of the seven French schools in the United Arab Emirates have been back to school... remotely and online! In order to limit the spread of Covid-19 and to protect students and teaching staff, the UAE government has taken the decision to close the schools until Summer 2020. The [...]

Medical residency in France – Call for applications – 2020

The program of cooperation between France and the United Arab Emirates regarding the specialization in France of Emirati physicians is based on the excellence both of the physicians who will be trained and the French training. The added value of the specialization training program in France is based on the fact that physicians work as [...]

DELF Junior Results: Novembre 23rd in Dubai

The results are available here! You need the candidate number to look for the results. This number is mentioned in the “Convocation” (Notification) that you received to take part of the examination. It is listed under the candidate name and date of birth as “N° d’inscription”. The diplomas will be printed in France and should be [...]

DELF Junior 2020: information, dates and registration

What is the DELF Junior ? The DELF Junior is a diploma awarded by the French Ministry of Education to prove the French-language skills of non-French candidates. There are four independent diplomas, which correspond, respectively, to the following four levels of the Council of Europe' s Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFRL): A1, A2, B1, [...]

DELF PRIM celebrates its 10 years!

  DELF Prim is the first level in the DELF / DALF series of certificates awarded by the French Ministry of Education for proficiency in French as a Foreign Language. DELF Prim is intended for children who are beginners in French as a Foreign Language and who are elementary school pupils (approximately between 6 and 11 years old). In [...]

DELF Junior November 23th 2019 – Registration

The next national session will be planned on saturday November, 23th 2019 in Dubai. Registration periods will be managed: September 22th ad 23th in Abu Dhabi September 29th in Dubai Registrations will be closed October 1st 2019. Note that the registration fee this year is 370 dirhams, payable ONLY by cash or cheque. For further details, [...]

2019/2020 FLE Training courses

2019/2020 French Language School (FLE) Training courses   The Cooperation and Cultural Department of the French Embassy is glad to present its selection of training courses for the 2019/20 school year. These courses are open to all French language teachers and coordinators in the schools of the Cultural Department of the French Embassy network, as [...]