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 What do you need to know about the OMSB exam?

The OMSB exam is a national exam in Oman for healthcare professional licensure. The Oman Medical Specialty Board (OMSB) which oversees the country's general health system and supervises medical practitioners' professional licenses, administers this exam. Keep in mind that there are different OMSB exam application requirements based on the candidate's Professional Qualification Requirements or PQR, which differ by profession.

How to apply for the OMSB exam online?

For foreign healthcare candidates, the OMSB exam application typically includes the following phases:

STEP 1: OMSB Exam Scheduling Phase

  • The OMSB exam booking and scheduling step include the pre registration and confirmation of a candidate's OMSB exam schedule. You should now read the OMSB exam pattern and practice the OMSB exam questions that may appear on your exam. If you haven't already, now is the time to enroll in a review course.


STEP 2: Take the OMSB Exam

  • Bring acceptable forms of identification on the day of your exam, and arrive at the test center at least 45 minutes before your scheduled test time for orientation and check-in. If you come late or without proper identification at the test center, you will be turned away and will have to re register for exam scheduling. You'll have to pay for a second Oman prometric exam fee as well.

STEP 3: Claim your OMSB Exam Result

  • Candidates can access their official exam results online. In the OMSB exam, there are just two possible outcomes: pass or fail. Exam results are available immediately following the exam of the test taker.

STEP 4: OMSB Dataflow Application Phase

  • The Primary Source Verification (PSV) application phase, also known as the OMSB dataflow, is a highly trustworthy background screening process that incorporates instantaneous verification of a candidate's personal or professional credentials from the source that supplied them. The OMSB requirements vary depending on the candidate's occupation. Therefore, please make sure the information you will provide in your application is correct. Any discrepancy may raise a red flag.
  • The Dataflow report may show one of two OMSB Dataflow status results: positive or negative. To use as a reference, each candidate who submitted papers for verification will be issued a unique set of OMSB Dataflow login details.

From searching the application requirements for the OMSB exam and other qualifications can be overwhelming especially to foreign healthcare candidates who are not acquainted with or had no knowledge in applying for the OMSB exam. Due to this licensure application process for OMSB, candidates are advised to seek assistance from a specialized application preparation center like NEAC Medical Exams Center. NEAC‌ is an innovative pioneer medical exams application center that offers easy and fast exam applications for OMSB  and will do all the work for your OMSB application for the best price to avoid financial losses and delays that may cause rejections of your application. 

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Yes, all medical professionals can apply to the Oman exam application as long as they meet all the requirements and qualifications needed for the exam application.

The OMSB exam can be processed online, and candidates don't need to visit Oman and apply personally to the licensing authority to process their OMSB exam application.

Prometric has different test centers internationally. Candidates from various countries worldwide will be able to register, schedule, and sit for the exams in their home countries or the nearest testing site available for examination.

Retakes are possible for the OMSB exam, and a candidate can reprocess their exam scheduling process.

OMSB Dataflow report can transfer and reciprocate to other Middle East licensure applications such as HAAD, DHA, MOPH, MOH, and NHRA dataflow reports and even vice versa. If a candidate already has a Dataflow report issued to the stated exam application above, then it can be processed along with the accounts and proof of documents of the candidate's Dataflow report.

A candidate can take the Oman Prometric without receiving approval from the Oman Licensing Authority. But a candidate can only take the Oman Prometric without receiving approval from the Oman Licensing Authority once the candidate met the certain requirements needed in taking the examination.

No, the OMSB examinations are only available in English.

The candidate's official exam results is given after taking the examination in their scheduled testing area.

No, candidates who hold a Diploma of Masters in Nursing (MAN) are not exempted in the exam and are still required to take and pass the OMSB exam.

There are two OMSB exam results, either pass or fail only and are available immediately following the test taker's exam.