English Exam Application (IELTS/TOEFL/PTE/OET)


IELTS (International English Language Testing System), TOEFL (Test of English for Foreign Language, PTE (Pearson Test of English), OET (Occupational English Test) are English exams and required before you can take the Medical Licensure Examinations for USA, Canada, UK, Australia, New Zealand and other native English speaking countries. The purpose of taking these standardized English language tests are used to determine proficiency for foreign speakers who want to live, work and study in an English-speaking environment. 


IELTS/International English Language Testing System

The International English Language Testing System, also known as IELTS is an international standardized test of English language proficiency for non-native English language speakers. IELTS was one of the pioneers of four skills English language testing over decades ago, and continues to set the standard for English language testing today.

‘IELTS for UKVI’ is a UK government approved Secure English Language Test (SELT). This means that IELTS can be used to prove your English language abilities in support of a UK Visa and Immigration (UKVI) application.

TOEFL/Test of English for Foreign Language

The Test of English for Foreign Language or TOEFL is the most widely respected English-language test in the world, recognized by more than 10,000 colleges, universities and agencies in more than 130 countries, including Australia, Canada, the U.K. and the United States. 

The TOEFL test helps prove you have the English skills you will actually use in an academic classroom. The test is composed of 100% academic questions and tasks, many universities consider it the most appropriate test to use when making admissions decisions.

PTE/Pearson Test of English

The Pearson Test of English Academic is the English test trusted by universities, colleges and governments around the world. You can use the test to prove your English ability for university and college admissions or as part of a visa application.

PTE Academic is accepted by some U.S. State Board of Nursing, Physical Therapist and other U.S. Licensing Authorities. It is also accepted by thousands of universities worldwide, including prestigious institutions such as Harvard Business School, INSEAD and Yale. PTE Academic is also accepted for visa purposes by the Australian government.

OET/Occupational English Test

The Occupational English Test language test that assesses the language and communication skills of healthcare professionals who seek to register and practice in an English-speaking environment.

It provides a valid and reliable assessment of all four language skills – listening, reading, writing and speaking – with an emphasis on communication in medical and health professional settings.

OET is recognized and trusted by healthcare boards and councils in Australia, New Zealand, Singapore and in the US (for ECFMG, Florida Board of Nursing and the Oregon State Board of Nursing). In addition, OET is recognized by the Australian Department of Immigration and Border Protection for a number of visa categories, including work and student visas.


There are various types of English Language test and each of them has a different set of requirements, regulations, and fees. At the same time not all of these exams were accepted by all Licensing Authorities or institutions. The candidate must determine which English language test is acceptable to the authority the candidate is applying for depending on the candidate’s career goals or objectives. Due to this complex system, candidates are advised to seek assistance from a specialized application preparation center to avoid financial losses and delays that may cause rejections of their applications.

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