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OET is an international English language test for healthcare professionals seeking to register and practise in an English-speaking environment.
OET provides a valid and reliable assessment of all four language skills – listening, reading, writing and speaking – with an emphasis on communication in healthcare professional settings.
For detailed information about the test, visit the Occupational English Test website.
Contact the IH London OET team on firstname.lastname@example.org
OET tests health practitioners from the following 12 professions:
Apply and pay for the test online three or more weeks before your selected test date:
OET is available monthly, up to 14 times per year.
In 2018 the test fees are AUD $587 (approx. £330 as of July 2019, check today’s exchange rates here: www.xe.com).
You make your payment via the OET website when you apply.
You will receive a confirmation email from International House London approximately 10 days prior to the test and a reminder 4 days before the test.
Test day format
The three written tests will take approximately 3 hours. In addition, a 20 minute speaking test is also scheduled on the same day. More detail on the test day format.
You need to arrive at 8am and the first test starts at 9am
Please ensure that you have read the OET Test Regulations before attending your test day:
Results are published online 16 days after the test and candidates are provided with login details to access a secure system to view their results, which are also sent by post.
We have a range of OET preparation courses, including face-to-face in London and online.Find out more