Kickstart your career in Wellington
There are endless opportunities for you to work during and after your studies with Wellington’s world-leading, creative companies.
Surround yourself with the best leaders and talent in the world and put what you’re studying into practice. Wellington is full of creative thinkers and leading entrepreneurs, waiting for their next best employee to come along.
Most student visas allow you to work part-time while you study, and after completing your studies you may be eligible for a Post-Study Work Visa which means you could extend your stay in Wellington by up to three years.
Wellington’s education providers have amazing relationships with businesses right around the region and want to help you get into the workforce. New Zealand is ranked first in the world for getting our youth “future-ready” which means you’ll come out with top-quality training and networks to get the job you want.
Whether it’s an internship or graduate position, you’ll be able to learn from the best and get in at the ground floor of amazing start-ups and world-leading companies. There are even some opportunities to do work placements that count towards your course, with a range of Wellington workplaces wanting to bring in students to help with research and projects.