Alliances Françaises

GIFThe two Alliances Françaises of Kuala Lumpur and Penang are the official language and cultural centres in Malaysia.

They offer French language classes mostly taught by qualified French native teachers who rely on innovative methods and new information and communications technologies.
They organise lectures, conferences, exhibitions, movie screenings as well as numerous animations related to their multimedia libraries which represent a unique resource on French culture and language in Malaysia.

They developed translation services approved by the Embassy of France in Malaysia
The Alliances Françaises are the official examination and coordination centres in Malaysia for DELF as well as other diplomas and French language tests of the French Ministry of Education or the Paris Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Together with the MFUC they take part in promoting of higher education in France. Every year, the two centres receive about 3 000 registrations for French classes.

Le French Festival organised each year in May and June by the Alliance Française in collaboration with the Embassy of France in Malaysia has become an anticipated event in the Malaysian cultural agenda.

For further enquiries, please visit their website:

• Alliance Française de Kuala Lumpur:
• Alliance française de Penang:

Latest modification 15/03/2017

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