Highlights

Rules for the Dec 2021 Session : DELF-DALF [ 18 Years & Above ]

Please go through ALL of the following guidelines on a LAPTOP/DESKTOP COMPUTER (NOT a mobile phone) BEFORE OCT 22: NOTE: Any candidate who comes to the examination centre without a printed (hard copy) of the negative RT-PCR test (tested maximum 48 hours before the exam) will immediately be asked to leave the premises and will NOT be allowed to appear for the exam. The examination fees of such candidates will be considered forfeited and will NOT be refunded/transferred to another session ... Read More »

Rules for the Dec 2021 Session : DELF JUNIOR [ 11 to 17 Years ]

Please go through ALL of the following guidelines on a LAPTOP/DESKTOP COMPUTER (NOT a mobile phone) BEFORE OCT 22: NOTE: Any candidate who comes to the examination centre without a printed (hard copy) of the negative RT-PCR test (tested maximum 48 hours before the exam) will immediately be asked to leave the premises and will NOT be allowed to appear for the exam. The examination fees of such candidates will be considered forfeited and will NOT be refunded/transferred to another session under ANY Alliance Française de Bombay will be ... Read More »

Virtual Panel Discussion | Across Cultures: Fusing Identities Through Art

6 pm IST on October 21, 2021 (Thu) Join us at 6 pm on Oct 21 for the virtual panel discussion Across Cultures: Fusing Identities Through Art featuring Author & Director of Les deux amis and Dhrupad Exponent (Surbahar) Sylvain Watmann who will moderate the session and be in conversation with Indian Kathak Dancer and Actor Maitryee Mahatma, Lute player Jean-Luc Tamby and French Baroque Actor Manuel Weber. The speakers will delve into their work in Les deux amis (i.e. “The Two Friends”) – a French play ... Read More »

FAQs – Online Classes

Frequently Asked Questions – Online Classes Keeping in mind the current lack of mobility and to facilitate social distancing, Alliance Française de Bombay is conducting Online Classes for its French Courses. These will transition back to Classroom Teaching in our Learning Centres once we get official directives regarding the reopening of educational institutions. Our Online French Classes are conducted using the following tools : the website Zoom (for Demo Classes and for current students of AF Bombay) the website My Alliance ... Read More »

Digital Talk | Conversation with David Diop [ Winner of the International Booker Prize 2021 ]

6:30 pm IST on September 3, 2021 (Fri) Join us for a digital talk with the French author David Diop who will be in conversation with his English translator Anna Moschovakis on his book Frère d’âme [ English version – At Night All Blood Is Black ] which won the International Booker Prize 2021. The book is a historical war novel that depicts Senegalese Tirailleurs who fought during World War I. At its heart, it is the story of the friendship of ... Read More »

Digital Workshop | Translation for French Language with Tess Lewis

5 pm IST on September 2, 2021 (Thu) Join us online for an exclusive translation workshop with the renowned translator Tess Lewis. Tess will talk about the technique, approach, and process of translating literary works. She will also share some insights & experiences from her professional journey along with presenting a few interesting examples of translations. The workshop is being organised in the framework of the Swiss It campaign of the Official Swiss Diplomatic Missions in India together with Pro ... Read More »

Digital Atelier for Kids | Workshop on Monet

3:30 pm on Aug 29 (Sun) Under the framework of Dada Library Fest 2021, the Alliance Française de Bombay Library will be conducting a special Online Art Appreciation Workshop on the legendary French Painter Claude Monet. The workshop will highlight his life & painting style and will include a fun painting session. Monet was a prolific artist whose Impressionist paintings are widely regarded as precursors to Modernism. He is especially renowned for the depiction of Nature in his works. The Workshop on ... Read More »

Défi Inter-Alliances 2021

Défi Inter-Alliances is just around the corner! For the 2021 Edition, students from Alliances Françaises from over 25 countries around the world will compete in an ONLINE QUIZ IN FRENCH on different aspects of French Language & Culture. Don’t forget to go through the information below to learn how you can participate. Exciting prizes await the winners of the national & international stages of the competition! The competition is being organised courtesy of the network of Alliances Françaises in India in ... Read More »

DIGITAL CONCERT | A Virtual Rendezvous: World Music Day x India 2021

7 pm on June 21 (Mon) Fête de la Musique or World Music Day is an annual global celebration of music in all its diversity! In the framework of the celebrations being organised to mark the occasion in India, join us at 7 pm on June 21 for the digital concert A Virtual Rendezvous: World Music Day x India 2021. The concert is being organised by Alliance Française de Bombay & Gatecrash in partnership with the Embassy of France in India, the French Institute in India, the network of Alliances ... Read More »

List of Holidays in 2021 – French Classes + Office

Please find below the list of Public Holidays for 2021 on which Alliance Française de Bombay will NOT conduct classes : Winter Term – Jan to Mar 2021 Jan 26 (Tue)     – Republic Day Mar 11 (Thur)  – Mahashivratri Summer Term – Apr to Jun 2021 April 13 (Tue).    – Gudi Padwa May 1 (Sat)         – Labour Day / Maharashtra Day May 13 (Thur)    – Ramzan – Eid Monsoon Term – July ... Read More »