The English Test for the Healthcare Sector

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Occupational English Test (OET) is an international English language test that assesses the language communication skills of healthcare professionals who seek to register and practise in an English-speaking environment.

Who Recognises OET?

OET is trusted by regulators, hospitals & universities in the UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Dubai and Singapore as proof of ability to communicate effectively.

OET covers all four language skills with an emphasis on communication in a healthcare environment.

The test is provided by Cambridge Assessment English and Box Hill Institute and is administered by the Hellenic English Council (HEC) in Athens.

For more information contact either the HEC at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Cambridge Assessment English office at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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