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Academic research

OET is underpinned by ongoing research from leading academic institutions.

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OET has featured prominently in research literature relating to language testing in specific-purpose contexts. Findings and recommendations from key research studies have informed the development of OET test material and tasks, ensuring the test remains relevant.

Published material

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OET is accepted as proof of English proficiency for visas, study, registration and employment in healthcare.


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