The Sorbonne B1 certificate is addressed to all foreign candidates and certifies their knowledge in Literature, Culture and Language of France.
Since 1961, it is being granted by the Paris – Sobonne (Paris IV) University.
This certificate allows its holders to continue their studies on Sorbonne B2 certificate without, though, its possession being mandatory.
The following table presents thoroughly, the content of the components and their corresponding grades for each. The candidate that scores a total of 50/100 or more, in the writing and oral components combined, is considered successful.