How do you, as a professional, prepare yourself to be a part of a market that has rising demands for individuals skilled in the English language, a skill that is still not commonly available in our country?

While the odds may appear to be in your favour, you have to remember that the competition will be extremely tough and drawn out. Language skills are not easily quantified and varying criteria and requirements means you will need to stand out from the crowd, to avoid being a part of the ‘rejected’ pile.

Enter the OPT

The British Council has been working with in order to support the development of analyzing English skills for employability; the Online Placement Test (OPT), accredited by British Council and powered by tech- it’s the most reliable way to demonstrate your English skills to employers using an online Global Standard English Assessment.

Here’s a short graphic on why the OPT is the right way for you to stand out in a highly competitive market: