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Oxford Test of English

The Oxford Test of English is the only English Language proficiency test certified by the University of Oxford, which means it is quality assured by one of the leading educational institutes in the world.


The Oxford Test of English is available to take in all 3 of our UK schools, located in Brighton, Greenwich and Oxford.



  • The exam covers the 4 language components: Speaking, Listening, Reading & Writing
  • The Oxford Test of English is an adaptive test covering levels from A2 to B2.
  • Recognised in 25+ countries around the world.
  • Your certificate is valid for life, meaning you can use it in the future whether it’s applying for a job or university.
  • Oxford International English Schools have 3 accredited test centres in Brighton, Greenwich and Oxford.
  • The test is available to take year-round, 365 days
  • There are 2 test options, Oxford Test of English for Schools (12-16) & Oxford Test of English (16+)

Recognised by the following Universities

The following universities recognise the results of the Oxford Test of English for admission onto their programmes:


Liverpool Hope University

Leeds Beckett University

London Brunel International College

London Brunel Language Centre

Nottingham Trent University

University of Chichester

UWE Bristol – University of the West of England

York St John University

Leeds Trinity University

Keele University

University of Brighton

University of Plymouth

The Test

You can book the test with as little as 7 days’ notice, and receive your results on the day within 14 days.

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Oxford Test of English Information Guide


Oxford International English Schools are accredited Oxford Test of English test centres.

Other courses you may be interested in

Oxford Test of English Preparation Course

Prepare for success in the Oxford Test of English. Our course will help students prepare for the Oxford Test of English over four sessions. The course covers the four components of the exam; Speaking, Reading, Writing & Listening and equips students with the techniques and strategies required to succeed.

Preparation Course for English Language Level Test

A three session course to help you prepare for the English Language Level Test (ELLT).

General English

Designed for students who want a greater understanding of English for general use, including reading, conversation and travel.