Internships in Auckland

Intern Abroad HQ offers flexible and affordable internships in Auckland, New Zealand’s largest and most multicultural city. The city of Auckland, located in the North Island, has been recognized as one of the world’s most livable cities. Surrounded by countless beautiful beaches and nicknamed the “City of Sails”, it’s easy to see the appeal!

Internship opportunities can be scheduled year-round in Auckland. Whether you visit New Zealand in the summer or the winter, there’s something for everyone to enjoy in this nature and adventure lover’s paradise. Internship fields include marketing, communications, business, design, environmental science, tourism and more.

New Zealanders - colloquially referred to as “Kiwis” (after the native bird) are renowned for their ingenuity, intrepidness, and laid back spirit. Just as the Overseas Experience - “The Big OE” - is a valued rite of passage for many young Kiwis, who are eager to spread their wings, interns in New Zealand are also welcomed to experience an Overseas Experience down under, to focus on personal and professional growth abroad.

At a glance...

    • Entry level programs from 4 weeks
    • Start dates every Monday
    • Intern fees from US$1,920
    • Accommodation included
    • Reflective learning course
    • 24/7 in-country support

Internship opportunities

Business Administration Internships in New Zealand

Business Administration

Internship abroad in Auckland, New Zealand

Whether you’re interested in business practise on a domestic or an international level, Business Administration internship placements in Auckland can provide insight into the day to day operation of diverse companies. Experience gained within this field provides transferable skills within professional settings.

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Graphic Design Internships in New Zealand

Graphic Design

Internship abroad in Auckland, New Zealand

Design internships is a wide ranging field, where there are a variety of opportunities available for diverse interests. Whether you’d like to develop your experience in web design, product design or graphic design, there are different opportunities available. Broadly, interns should come prepared to design or create graphics and layouts for commercial or promotional needs.

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Environmental Science Internships in New Zealand

Environmental Science

Internship abroad in Auckland, New Zealand

Environmental Science internships in Auckland can encompass placements related to the conservation and management of unique natural resources of New Zealand, as well as science and biology placements that can be laboratory based and related to research.

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Event Management & PR Internships in New Zealand

Event Management & PR

Internship abroad in Auckland, New Zealand

If you consider yourself a social butterfly with a flair for organization and attention to detail, then consider an Event Management internship to hone your experience! A variety of responsibilities can be involved with such roles, so interns must come prepared to be proactive and adaptable.

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Finance & Economics Internships in New Zealand

Finance & Economics

Internship abroad in Auckland, New Zealand

Professionals working within the fields of finance are essential to all aspects of a business, from an operational level to strategic. Interns can expect to work under the guidance of a senior professional, who will support the acquisition of experience within an exciting and relevant profession.

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Information Technology Internships in New Zealand

Information Technology

Internship abroad in Auckland, New Zealand

Information Technology is a fast moving industry, where experience is invaluable and you can never stop upskilling. There are a great range of diverse internships in Auckland that will enable you to tap into your knowledge and learn dynamic new skills off seasoned professionals in the workplace.

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Marketing & Communications Internships in New Zealand

Marketing & Communications

Internship abroad in Auckland, New Zealand

Marketing and Communications internships in New Zealand can also encompass placements related to advertising, media and more. The broad scope of opportunity within this field is largely related to the promotion of brands, products and services. Interns support project managers in evolving media, contributing to strategy, and performing relevant administrative duties.

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Tourism & Hospitality Internships in New Zealand

Tourism & Hospitality

Internship abroad in Auckland, New Zealand

Tourism and Hospitality internships in Auckland provide fun and reputable experience, in both a city and country renowned for being a top destination for domestic and international travelers alike. Interns can encounter a variety of tasks within their tourism sector roles, such as activities related to marketing, advertising, customer relations, human resources and business management.

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All Intern Abroad HQ programs include a guided reflection course, which combines personal development with professional competency building. Interns receive weekly reflection modules to complete during their program, which foster the acquisition of essential soft skills for employability and a resilient career. Each reflective journaling task introduces a new topic, presents learning objectives, and provides specific prompts that inspire and guide the learning process.

Intern Abroad HQ does not award grades for the completion of our internship programs, but interns can be supported to independently arrange academic credit through their home educational provider. Upon completion of the internship duration and reflection course, interns receive a portfolio as documentation of their experience. This includes a certificate of internship completion, alongside a summary of the internship goals, skill development, highlights, and a compilation of the reflection work.