Get a career and a life; New Zealand has a world-class recipe for better living. A great employment environment to advance your career.
WORKING WHILE STUDYING
If you’re a student with a Student Visa enrolled in a full-time programme, you may be able to work up to 20 hours per week during the year and full-time during scheduled breaks in your study.
Please note: not all students will be eligible.
For more information visit:nzstudywork.com
WORKING AFTER STUDY
When you’ve finished your study, you may be able to work in New Zealand for up to four years, and after that, apply to work or live here longer term. Your chances of getting further work here are greatly improved if you have the skills that New Zealand urgently needs.
For more information visit:skillshortages.immigration.govt.nz
APPLYING FOR WORK
There are two types of visa you can get to allow you to work in New Zealand after completing your tertiary study. The Post-study Work Visa – Open gives you up to 12 months to find a job that’s related to your studies. The Post-study Work Visa – Employer Assisted lets you work in a specific job related to your studies for two more years.
For more information on graduate work options visit:www.nzstudywork.com
Live in New Zealand
A new world beyond the classroom
New students always feel at home. New Zealand is a safe and friendly place to study.
New Zealand is ranked the 3rd Most Peaceful Country, according to the Global Peace Index.
With crime rates much lower than other countries, you can focus on your studies and enjoy everything New Zealand has to offer.
WHERE STRANGERS ARE FRIENDS
New Zealand is a diverse country of many cultures. We’re easy going and embrace different lifestyles and opinions.
In New Zealand you will be looked after. Here we have a Code of Practice for Pastoral Care that helps ensure the safety and well-being of our international students.
THE PERFECT BLEND OF OUTDOOR AND URBAN ADVENTURE
New Zealand is home to modern vibrant cities with nightlife, restaurants and shops. Of course, New Zealand also boasts some of the world’s most beautiful scenery. There’s always plenty to discover.
A NEW BALANCE OF STUDY AND PLAY
New Zealand students enjoy a healthy study/life balance – some say it’s the best in the world.
You can live in an urban environment within easy reach of New Zealand’s stunning landscape and wide open spaces.
A NEW, HEALTHIER YOU
With the great outdoors close at hand, it’s easy to enjoy a healthy lifestyle. Nowhere in New Zealand is more than 120km from the sea. Every city and town has native bush reserves with tracks for walking or cycling, parks, sports clubs and swimming pools.
The air is clean and there’s always room to move.
New Zealand is home to world-renowned artists, musicians, filmmakers, designers and some of the world’s most stunning scenery.
New Zealand has what’s called a ‘temperate’ climate. That means we have four distinct seasons, with summers that are generally warm and dry and winters that are relatively mild and wet.