Highlights

Rules: DELF-DALF March 2021

Please go through ALL of the following guidelines on a LAPTOP/DESKTOP COMPUTER (NOT a mobile phone) BEFORE JAN 30: a) Please note that the DELF-DALF exams are NOT mandatory – they are given to prove your proficiency in French for official purposes (eg: admissions in foreign universities, job applications etc.). There are very limited seats for the DELF-DALF exams in March 2021. BEFORE REGISTRATION, do consider whether you actually need to appear for the exam. It is important to note ... Read More »

WEBINAR | LGBTQIA: Social Responsibility & Inclusivity at the Workspace

5:30 pm on Feb 5, 2021 (Fri) | Online In partnership with the Indo-French Chamber of Commerce & Industry, we present the webinar LGBTQIA: Social Responsibility & Inclusivity at the Workspace at 5:30 pm on Feb 5 (Fri). The goal of the event is to understand what organisations are doing to foster welcoming, safe, and supportive ecosystems wherein individuals can be themselves. Some of the speakers include: Parmesh Shahani [ Vice President, Godrej Industries Ltd & Head of Godrej India Culture ... Read More »

FILMS | My French Film Festival (Jan 15 to Feb 15)

Online from Jan 15 (Fri) to Feb 15 (Mon) The goal of My French Film Festival is to shine a spotlight on the new generation of French-language filmmakers. Currently in its 11th year, the event gives film enthusiasts the chance to enjoy the latest Francophone cinema online. The 2021 Edition consists of a total of 33 films (20 short films + 13 Features films) which can be enjoyed on the festival website from Jan 15 to Feb 15. Subtitled in ... Read More »

French Classes – List of Holidays in 2021

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 »

COMPETITION | Chansons sans Frontières

Chansons Sans Frontières International Song-Writing Competition Here’s your chance to participate in the 15th Edition of the International Song Writing Competition Chansons sans frontières and win exciting prizes! Please read ALL the rules given below BEFORE working on your submission FINAL VERSION of submission to be sent BEFORE Jan 24 (Sun) The competition is NOT open to people who stay in France. The competition is ONLY open to amateurs (people who are in any way connected to any record label and ... Read More »

DIGITAL EVENT | Nuit des idées (Jan 28)

Online | Jan 28, 2021 Nuit des idées or Night of Ideas is an annual event dedicated to the free circulation of ideas and knowledge which is coordinated by Institut Français. The 6th edition of the event will be held on January 28, 2021 (Thursday) on the theme Proches i.e. Close(r). In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, Nuit des idées 2021 will question the renewal of our individual and collective relationship to space and time along with the evolution of our ... Read More »

DIGITAL TALK | Urban Disasters and New Utopias (Jan 29)

6 pm on Jan 29, 2021 (Fri) | Online In partnership with the Academy of Architecture, we present the Homo Urbanus lecture series which will focus on the relationship between humans and urban spaces. The first lecture in the series will be on the subject of Urban Disasters and New Utopias and will be conducted by Thierry Paquot at 6 pm on Jan 29 (Fri). Paquot analyses the urban situation on a planetary scale and the effect that it has ... 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 CONCERT | Second Brain

Online at 7 pm on Dec 23 (Wed) Second Brain ‘s soundscape is an amalgamation of Modern Music from the Early 20th Century and Progressive Rock from the 70s with strong Jazz and Funk influences. The group is the brainchild of the 26 year old French Composer and Guitarist Adrien Pigeat and was recently part of the lineup of the Kolkata Jazz Festival. Second Brain has been based in Reunion Island since 2017.  Join us for a special concert with ... Read More »

Study Material (Final Distribution) – Summer 2020 + Monsoon 2020

Please note that students from the Summer 2020 batch and the Monsoon 2020 batch are requested to collect the hard copy of their study material. Kindly go through ALL the guidelines given below CAREFULLY. WHO IS ELIGIBLE FOR THE HARD COPY OF THE STUDY MATERIAL? A student who had pursued a course either in the Summer 2020 Batch (Apr 2020 to Jun 2020) OR the Monsoon 2020 Batch (Jul 2020 to Sep 2020) AND The said student was using the soft copy of Saison/ Défi/ Cosmopolite/ L’atelier ... Read More »