What's On
  • Ciné-Club

    Ciné-Club

    Every month, Ciné-Club of the Alliance Française of Madras screens two movies, in French, with Engli...

  • STUDENT SURVIVAL KIT

    STUDENT SURVIVAL KIT

    French for studying in France Specially for beginners – Starts JULY 9th – AUG 27th(Packa...

  • ATELIER THÉÂTRE

    ATELIER THÉÂTRE

    ATELIER THÉÂTRE Starting on JULY 7th Based on the works of renowned french playwrights (Classics lik...

  • Personalised Attention

    Personalised Attention

    Alliance Française of Madras is happy to re-introduce to it’s students, the service of PERSONA...

  • New GST w.e.f July 1, 2017

Diplomas and Certifications

The Alliance Française of Madras is the only examination centre in Chennai (and in Tamil Nadu) authorized to conduct official French language examinations certified by the French National Education Ministry (DELF DALF, DELF Junior, DELF PRO) and the Paris Chamber of Commerce and Industry (e-TEF CANADA and e-TEFAQ). Exams Objectives Levels evaluated Skills evaluated Type of certificate DELF Studies Professional Personal ... Read More »

The Textbook

The courses are conducted using modern text books that integrate recent pedagogical and didactical advances and which portray contemporary France. Some courses are based on authentic documents taken from the press, radio and television programs. Text books used: Saison 1 (Level 1) Saison 2 (Level 2) Saison 3 – (Level 3) Saison 4 (Level 4) Objectif Express1 Objectif Express 2 Read More »

French language teacher (part-time job)

French language teacher In order to meet a varying demand, the Alliance Française of Madras regularly recruits and trains teachers of French as a foreign language. Required Candidate Profile – Minimum B2 level – Teaching experience is desirable but not mandatory (training will be provided) – Strong motivation to teach – Passion for French language and culture Required qualities – ... Read More »

Media Library

Ours is not just another library, but a veritable cultural & intellectual melting pot, thronged by people of different nationalities, age groups, professions & intellectual orientations. Located at the heart of one of the most happening places in Chennai, the library houses  a collection of over 6,200 books on various subjects like Philosophy, Psychology, Social Sciences, Science & Technology, French ... Read More »

Contacts

Madras Office City: Chennai Name of the Alliance: Alliance Française of Madras Address of the Alliance: No.24, College Road Chennai 600 006 Phone: 91 44 28279803 / 28271477 Ext: 01 Fax: 91 44 28251165 Mail: Click Here Timing: From Monday to Saturday: 8.30 am – 6:30 pm Trichy Center City: Tiruchirapalli Name of the Alliance: Alliance Française of Madras Address of ... Read More »

General Information

Opening hours of the Media library: From Tuesday to Friday: 9h – 18h Saturday: 10h – 18h Sunday: 10h – 17h Closed on Mondays and public holidays Contact: Librarians: Sharath and Supriya Tel: +91 44 2827 9803 / 2827 1477 E-mail: librarian[at]af-madras.org Read More »

Services Offered

Services Offered: Internet access: Four computer workstations with high speed internet connectivity where students can expand their knowledge of French language and culture Free access to our online multimedia library: through the CULTURETHEQUE website, members may enjoy online access to e-books and comics, hundreds of papers and magazines, as well as music and videos. Students will also improve their french ... Read More »

Translation and Interpreting

The Translation Cell of the Alliance Française de Madras has been offering quality translation and interpretation services for over 2 decades and is authorized by the French embassy in India to attest translations – the only such authorized translation body in all of Tamilnadu. Additionally, the cell has forged strong relationships with many corporate clients in various domains including engineering, ... Read More »

Membership & Tariff

AF Madras Library Tariffs OPTIONS Fee Validity Documents lent Basic Library membership Rs. 1,000/- One year (for the duration of the course for AFM students) FOR 3 WEEKS: 4 books FREE for AFM students & French language teachers Multimedia Library Membership Rs. 2,000/-* One year (for the duration of the course for AFM students) FOR 3 WEEKS: 4 books FOR ... Read More »

Cafeteria

cafeteria

The cafeteria ‘La Cantine’ on the first floor of the Alliance also occupies the two adjacent sit-outs, overlooking the Alliance’s garden. Students and other visitors often use this as a meeting place, inveigled by its Indian and French snacks – samosas, sandwiches, omelettes and delicious cakes baked on the premises. Read More »