• Duration : 3 Months - 1 Year
  • Timing : 9:30 AM - 9:30 PM
  • Batch Size : 7-10 Students


Time to harness the power of learning with Oracle adds a new ladder for healthcare professionals in India Oracle now offers you the best OET coaching. The OET is an ideal qualification for healthcare professionals who want to enroll and practice in English-speaking countries.

What is OET?

The Occupational English Test (OET) is an English language test that assesses the language and communication skills of healthcare professionals who seek to register and practise in an English-speaking environment, such as the UK. Just like IELTS, it provides a valid and reliable assessment of all four language skills – reading, writing, speaking and listening – however, unlike IELTS, the emphasis with OET is on communication within healthcare settings

Who Recognize OET

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

OET is available at more than 140 venues in 42 countries, with 14 test dates per year. Note: Although there are test dates every month, registration is only open for the next three test dates at a time. Ensure you choose the correct date when you apply.

OET Test Format and Timings

OET comprehends four sub tests:

  • Reading (60 minutes)
  • Listening (approximately 50 minutes)
  • Speaking (approximately 20 minutes)
  • Writing (45 minutes)


The Reading test consists three parts and a total of 42 questions which is to be done in 60 minutes of time. This test specifically tests your understanding for the health-related subjects via reading.

Division of three parts:-

  • Part A - 20 questions (four short texts)
  • Part B - 6 questions (six short texts)
  • Part C - 16 questions (two long texts)


The Listening test consists of three parts and total of 42 questions which is to be done in approximately 50 minutes of time. A candidate is required to listen audio and fill in the blanks as given. It tests the ability of a healthcare professional to hear and follow accordingly.

Division of three parts:-

  • Part A - 24 questions (two extracts)
  • Part B - 6 questions (six short extracts)
  • Part C - 12 questions (two long extracts)


The Speaking test is to be given individually and takes 20 minutes. This is specifically curated for healthcare profession. It tests the speaking ability of a candidate.

Format for Speaking

The speaking sub-test of the OET is one task that is divided into two separate role-plays. Each role-play will be of 5 mins excluding 3 minutes for preparation. The role-plays will be performed between a candidate (playing the role of healthcare professional and an interlocutor (playing the role of a patient or carer).


The Writing test is profession-specific. It takes 45 minutes to complete the test. A candidate is required to write a letter in the healthcare setting which assesses the writing ability.

Format for Writing

A set of case notes will be given and initial 5 minutes are there to read and understand the case notes. Rest of the 40 minutes will be there for a candidate to write a letter.


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