Created in 1959, Alliance Française de Dhaka has become over the years a very well recognised cultural centre in the capital. Housed in an exclusive building in the heart of Dhanmondi, the AFD also has two branches, one in Gulshan and another one in Uttara.

Learn French in a classy atmosphere

With a team of over 25 qualified teachers, Alliance Française de Dhaka offers top quality French classes and delivers the French national diplomas DELF and DALF as well as TCF and TEF Language tests. These certificates give an accurate picture of your proficiency in French. They are recognized in all countries.

Mastering the French language is not mandatory to go study in France as many programs are offered in English. However, learning French will surely give added value to your application and help during your stay in France.

French classes are available in Dhanmondi, Gulshan and Uttara.

Enjoy quality cultural events

With more than 20 exhibitions a year, there are always new artworks to contemplate in ’La Galerie’, or ’Galerie Zoom’ the 2 Art galleries of AFD. It welcomes Bangladeshi and French artists, young talented or senior artists. Once a month, Alliance Française de Dhaka opens its gallery for concerts of all kinds of music.

AFD invites you to discover the French cinema in its modern auditorium. Renoir Film Club (RFC) is dedicated to presenting French films (with English subtitles) in high definition for Dhaka filmgoers, organised entirely by connoisseurs for connoisseurs. Shown once a week Friday or Saturday. Opened to everybody, screenings entrance is 20 takas and free for the students and members of AFD. Film festivals are regularly organized. Alliance Française de Dhaka also offers many artistic courses such as piano, violin, photography, guitar, interior designing, dance and many more.

Location and contact details

Dhanmondi Branch

26 Mirpur Road, Dhanmondi

+88 01678 086 442


Gulshan Branch

House 8, Road 7, Gulshan 1

+88 01714 099 292


Uttara Branch

Plot 15, Isha Khan Avenue, Sector 6, Uttara

+88 01678 031 400


Website: www.afdhaka.org

Dernière modification : 17/04/2019

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