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OET- The Occupational English Test


The Occupational English Test (OET) is the English proficiency test, specifically for healthcare professionals, widely recognized by various health organizations to test the applicant level of English.  It assesses the 4 language communication skills (listening, reading, writing, speaking) of healthcare professionals who wish to register and practise in an English-speaking environment. It differs from another proficiency test, IELTS as OET has medical English content whereas the former has general English contents.

Course Overview


Types Of Test For OET









Eligibility Criteria

Must be a Registered Nurse of Nepal

Pass CBT and OSCE.

academic qualification:
  • Either degree: PCL, BSC, BN.
  • Work experience is preferred but is not required.
English language test
Listening 7 B
Reading 7 B
Writing 6.5 C+
Speaking 7 B
Overall 7 B


Common Questions OET


Who can appear for OET?

Almost all  the medical professionals that include the profession: Dentistry, Dietetics, Medicine, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Optometry, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Podiatry, Radiography, Speech Pathology and Veterinary Science can choose OET for their english language requirement.

What is the cost of OET?

The cost to appear OET is AUD 587, equivalent to NPR ~50,000.

What are the services/opportunities provided by NCLEX Nepal after choosing the OET?

NCLEX Nepal Pvt. Ltd. specially works for the medical professionals to recruit, prepare and place the professionals for various positions abroad.  For Doctors/Nurses choosing the OET, he/she can get the below listed opportunity and services:

  • NCLEX-RN preparation classes.
  • IELTS/OET preparation classes.
  • Processing with the GMC/NMC abroad.
  • Booking assistance for OET/CBT and PLAB exams.
  • Travel and accommodation arrangements.
  • Job placements.
  • Visa sponsorship for Doctors and Nurses.
What are the benefits of choosing OET as english proficiency test?

OET is widely known these days specially by the medical professionals who wish to either get a job, apply for their registration or apply for any medical related visas. This means, commonly Doctors and Nurses can use OET inorder to get licensed in the UK or in other few countries to work as a medical/clinical practitioner. 

Where can I prepare for OET?

NCLEX Nepal provides OET preparation classes for both doctors and nurses. We have two delivery options for the preparations; Physical classes and online preparations as well.

Have more questions?

Reach us at 01-4168241/ 01-4168103, Sunday- Friday 9am to 6pm. 



01-4168241 , 01-4168103




Putalisadak , Kathmandu , Nepal