Outdated browser!
Your current browser is out of date and might not be able to display this website correctly. Please update your browser. Or click below to continue using the site.
Update browser

Internships - relevant experience in the real world

At our vocational and higher learning colleges, students will gain relevant experience, skills, and contacts in their chosen field of study – giving them an edge when they go on to pursue a career.

While working towards a career – especially in hands-on professions such as hospitality and tourism – real-world experience is essential. An internship is a valuable way to gain local experience and on-the-job training. Internships are a great way to consolidate classroom learning by applying it in real-world situations.

Internship opportunities

Students in the following disciplines have internship opportunities during their time at ACG Education.

  • Tourism & Travel – New Zealand School of Tourism

    Travel & Management Tourism Diploma, Level 5

    Students studying for a Diploma in Tourism or Travel & Management gain the final 30 credits of their qualification through a paid internship.

    Find out more
  • Hospitality & Cookery - NZMA

    Diploma in Applied Hospitality Management, Level 6

    Hospitality and cookery are practical, hands-on careers – so it’s essential to have relevant experience before joining the working world.

    Diploma in Professional Cookery, Level 5

    To get into the industry, it’s important to have relevant skills and experience, so students know they can succeed in a real kitchen.

    Find out more
  • Business & Management - NZMA

    Professional Retailing

    Students working towards a Diploma in Applied Management choose to specialise in Professional Retailing, Project Management, Health Management or Procurement and Supply Chain Management. If they select the Professional Retailing strand, they will complete a nine-week, full-time internship in the retail sector.

    Find out more
  • Design & Multimedia

    Yoobee School of Design

    Yoobee students can benefit from working on real projects and seeing how professional designers function. If they are working towards a Level 7 diploma, they will have the opportunity to work with a professional mentor on an internship during their course.

    Find out more