• 85 Hazellville Road

    London, N19 3NB. UK.

  • Call Us

    0203 637 6722

  • e-Mail Us

    nurses@ieltsmedical.co.uk

OET now accepted by the NMC
  • Admin
  • Nov 01, 2017

OET now accepted by the NMC

OET vs IELTS Since the announcement last week, we've been speaking to our nurses to find out their thoughts about the OET vs IELTS. The main thoughts are: The OET is specific to healthcare and the scenarios are familiar, the IELTS exam can be considered random requiring knowledge of a broad range of topic. IELTS is a global exam, available all over the world, but the OET is only available in select locations (including London). The cost of the IELTS exam is currently £160, but the OET…
Nursing Times - Nearly half of maternity units closed temporarily during 2016
  • Admin
  • Aug 08, 2017

Nursing Times - Nearly half of maternity units closed temporarily during 2016

From Nursing Times Nearly half of England’s maternity units were closed to new mothers at some point in 2016, according to figures collected by the Labour Party. The data revealed that 42 hospital trusts that responded to a Freedom of Information request said they temporarily closed maternity wards to new admissions at some point in 2016. “It is staggering that almost half of maternity units in England had to close to new mothers” Jonathan Ashworth Some closures lasted more than…
This guide will help nurses who qualified overseas prepare for the IELTS and OSCE exams. It has details of key resources and useful books.
  • Admin
  • Jul 16, 2017

This guide will help nurses who qualified overseas prepare for the IELTS and OSCE exams. It has details of key resources and useful books.

Key Resources RCN Careers Service: Preparing for IELTS and OSCE exams Explains who needs to complete the IELTS, CBT and OSCE exams. There are different requirements for nurses trained inside and outside the EU or EEA. Links to practice tests and other helpful information.  View page Nursing and Midwifery Council - Registering as a nurse or midwife in the UK. For applicants trained in the EU or EEA View page View PDF Nursing and Midwifery Council - Registering as a nurse or midwife in the UK.…
Current advice on the IELTS exam
  • Admin
  • Nov 30, -0001

Current advice on the IELTS exam

From https://www.nmc.org.uk/registration/joining-the-register/trained-outside-the-eueea/ielts/ You must complete the academic version of the IELTS test and achieve: at least 7.0 in the listening and reading sections at least 7.0 in the writing and speaking sections, and at least 7.0 (out of a possible 9) overall. Applicants may provide two IELTS test certificates to meet the above requirements, but must not have scored below 6.5 in any categories, in either of the test sittings. The two test…