Do nurses from the EU need to pass IELTS to register with the NMC?IELTS Medical
The short answer is yes.
The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) test is an English language check with requirements for nurses set at 7.0 overall.
How IELTS testing works
IELTS tests are already used by universities and a large number government institutes for immigration purposes. There are four parts to IELTS: Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing and a minimum of 7.0 out of 9.0 is required overall.