The OET test is a comprehensive and testing exam, employers would feel confident as an employer of overseas doctors with a satisfactory OET English language result.
The test materials have been produced to an extremely high standard, are authentic and valid, and highly relevant to day to day practice in the hospitals.
Patient safety and quality care
Limited language proficiency is an obstacle to effective communication affecting quality of care. OET is designed to replicate the critical tasks of healthcare workplace settings and measure abilities across the skills of listening, reading, writing and speaking.
Valid and reliable
Underpinned by Cambridge Assessment English and the University of Melbourne, OET has featured prominently in research literature relating to language testing in specific –purpose contexts.
Why OET for healthcare students?
By integrating OET preparation and testing, and accepting OET results for entry into healthcare post-graduate courses, you can offer international students compelling ways to differentiate themselves and demonstrate they are ready to communicate effectively in the workplace.
Differentiate your healthcare education
By incorporating OET preparation and testing into your course, graduating students will have English Language skills specific to their profession. Give them a head-start for registration and their career.
Know your students are fit for placement and work
Have confidence that students will represent your organization well when they undertake clinical placement and go into the workforce.
Attracts students committed to excellence
Use OET results to choose post-graduate students with right level of English for the healthcare sector.