OET provides a valid and reliable assessment of all four language skills – reading, writing, listening and speaking. It has been developed for 12 specific healthcare professions: Dentistry, Dietetics, Medicine, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Optometry, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Podiatry, Radiography, Speech Pathology and Veterinary Science. Each part of the test assesses your understanding of English language and communication in a professional healthcare context. The speaking and writing sub-tests are specific to your profession, for example nursing, and are based on real-life work place situations.
OET is trusted by regulators, hospitals and universities in the UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, UAE, Singapore, Namibia and many other countries.