Most international students are able to work part time, for up to 20 hours per week while studying.
Taupo has a stong year round Tourism sector which provides opportunity for you to secure full time or part time employment in the many hotels, adventure operations, restaurants, cafés and bars or retail.
Working while studying can be a good way to gain New Zealand work experience and help support you while you’re studying abroad. Gaining experience of a New Zealand workplace also helps you develop skills such as communication, teamwork, timekeeping, interpersonal skills and workplace-relevant English language skills.
New Zealand is a value-for-money study destination, with a cost of living similar to other OECD countries.