Being a student in New Zealand, you can surely work at as part-time employee which can easily help you out in the basic living expenditures.
Popular part time jobs
Part-Time Work Rights
The students here will only be allowed to work for up to 20 hours at the time of their ongoing semester excluding the vacation period, which can allow them to work as a full-time employee.
Full-Time Work Rights
You can work for full-time whenever you get a break from the ongoing semester or the academic year. An academic year means a programme of study of a minimum of 120 credits during a period of at least eight months that is a minimum of two semesters. The breaks depend upon the holidays that a college gives e.g. winter holidays, Christmas holidays, etc.
If your full-time programme of study has a duration of at least eight months, and is a minimum of two semesters, but is less than 120 credits, you can work full-time over the Christmas and New Year holiday period. You do not have to have a job offer.
Minimum Wage Rates
All students on a student visa can work for up to 20 hours a week during semester and full time during vacations. The minimum wage rate in New Zealand is NZ $14.75 per hour (before taxes) for workers aged over 16. The taxes however can be reclaimed at the end of each financial year through lodging tax returns (values are subject to change in future).
The tuition fees are different for different universities and colleges, and vary with courses. We have listed a few courses with the approximate range of annual tuition fees.
The approximate annual living expenses on top of the tuition fees are about NZ $ 12,000 – 15,000, which includes transportation, accommodation, grocery as well as other daily expenses.
However, the expenses are different for different people depending on the lifestyles and this is just a rough idea.
New Zealand has the lowest cost of living among most developed countries.
(Values mentioned above are as per the latest criteria and are subject to change in the near future.)
Level 1, Block Court, 288-290 Collins Street, Melbourne, Victoria - 3000, Australia
282 B, Clayton Road, Clayton, Victoria - 3168, Australia
Level1 7-9 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Level 1, 328 Burwood Road, Hawthorn, Victoria - 3122, Australia
244, Lonsdale street, Dandenong, Melbourne - 3175
Suite 1 & 2/12 Bankstown City Plaza, Bankstown, NSW 2200
120 A, Herring Road, Macquarie Park, NSW 2113
Suite 1, Level 13, 116 Adelaide Street, Brisbane, QLD - 4000, Australia
2 / 1957, Logan Road, Upper Mount Gravatt QLD 4122
Level 3/86 Gawler Place, Adelaide 5000, Australia
Level 2, 203 Palmers Road, Truganina, Victoria 3029
15B, Level 1/1 Main Street, Mawson Lakes, Adelaide 5095
Level 1, 355 Newcastle Street, northbridge, WA 6003
Level 1, 53-55 Northbourne Avenue, Canberra City - 2601
1st Floor, Central Business Space, Opp Sukhsagar Complex, Nr. Fortune Landmark Hotel, Ashram Road, Usmanpura, Ahmedabad, Gujarat - 380013, India
2nd Floor, Bahuchar Complex Opp Surya Complex, ST Workshop Road, Mehsana, Gujarat - 384002 India
1st floor, 105 Atlantis, Near, Genda Cir, Vadodara - 390002
No.4, Vijaya Towers, Dr MGR Salai, near Palmgrove Hotel, Tirumurthy Nagar, Nungambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600034
Office No - 1104 - 1107, Ansal Tower, Nehru Place, New Delhi - 110019
Office 2904 HDS Tower, Cluster F , Jumeirah Lake Towers, Dubai, UAE
Unit 1508, Star House, 3 Salisbury Rd, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong