Why You Need French For Canada Immigration
If your desire is to immigrate to Canada through Express Entry, you need to prove in at least one of the Canadian official languages which is either French or English, and the most popularly recognized French language proficiency test for Express Entry is Test d’Évaluation du Français ( TEF Canada).
How important is TEF Exam
We have already discussed the relevance of TEF in one of our blogspot: Pass TEF and Increase your CRS by 68-74 points on this website. It helps boost your score to be qualified for Invitation to Apply (ITA).
Other Options for French Speakers
People with French proficiency can also be qualified for other Canadian French Speaking Province like Québec and Ontario: Québec Experience Program and Ontario French Speaking Scheme, though Québec uses TEFAQ which is the TEF for Québec province only.
Other Language Proficiency test for Express Entry
Aside TEF, the most popular one is IELTS which is the International English Language Testing System for English speakers. Nevertheless, with the high bonus of TEF from French, you don’t need any other qualification apart from your school degree.
Till we see in the next article!
By Tobi Gbadamosi
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