A Guide to Interning in Auckland

We work with reputable agencies who offer professional and structured internship placements in Auckland for students and anyone seeking work experience - both local and internationals. 

Auckland is located in the North Island and is a hive of business activity. This is a great city to undertake an internship but you might find the living costs here higher than in other parts of the country.  

If you are interning in Auckland and enjoy watching sport try to see a game at the impressive Eden Park stadium where you can soak up the atmosphere and mix with locals in New Zealands largest city.

View our featured intern opportunities in Auckland and apply today.


Popular Industries to Intern in Auckland

  •  Accounting & Finance
  • Administration
  • Advertising
  • Architecture
  • Business
  • Communication
  • Education
  • Environment & Wildlife Conversation
  • Event Management
  • Fashion design
  • Graphic & Design
  • Hotel & Hospitality
  • IT
  • Leisure
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Media & PR
  • Photography
  • Sciences (i.e. a chemical lab)
  • Social Work & Child Care
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Travel / Tourism
  • Web Development & Design


Cost of Living

Auckland might not be the capital of New Zealand but it is probably the most expensive destination in the country to work as an intern. Rent can be your biggest cost, expect to pay around £300 - £600 (US$600 - $900) depending if you go private or for shared accommodation.


Top Tips for Interning in Auckland on a Budget

You can keep your costs down when interning in Auckland by doing a house/room share, staying out of the city centre, shopping at supermarkets, trying not to eat out or drink too much and also use busses to get around.



You will need a visa to intern in New Zealand unless you have a New Zealand or Australian passport.


How to Apply

You can search our featured internships in Auckland above and apply today.


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