In November 2017, the NMC made changes to the way in which overseas nurses could prove their knowledge of the English language. The NMC will now accept three pieces of evidence:
For more information see the NMC's information on English language requirements
There is information on preparing for IELTS, OET and OSCE exams, including where to find helpful resources, practice materials and sample tests.
If your immigration status will be affected by any of your test results, you can access the RCN's Immigration Advice Service.
You can find exam and test preparation books and eBooks using our Library subject guide. RCN members can borrow books and access eBooks online.