New Zealand
Employment Type
Contract Length
1-3 Months 3-6 Months
Non-Monetary Benefits
Non Profit
Advertising Business Design Economics Education


Job Description

API offers participants a wonderful opportunity to experience New Zealand culture and way of life through an intern abroad experience in Auckland. API works with you to find the best fit for you, taking into account your interests, major, and career path. With so many placement options, API internships are a great way to build resume experience abroad!

Students can participate in either a fixed date or flex date program. Fixed date programs run for 8 weeks over two summer sessions. Flex date programs have flexible start dates and program lengths, and are offered year-round with rolling admissions. Sample placements include:
- Hospitality
- Marketing
- Health Research
- Social Services
- Accounting and Finance
- Advertising, Communications, and Journalism
- Architecture, Landscape, and Planning
- Art and Design
- Business, Entrepreneurship, and Management
- Education
- Environmental
- Law
- Psychology
- Sports
- Veterinary Science and Zoology

Located on the northwestern tip of the North Island, Auckland (population 1.5 million) is the largest city in New Zealand, and home to an eclectic population of Europeans and Pacific Islanders. Known as the “City of Sails” for the abundance of boats in its harbor, the metropolitan area features over 100 miles of coastline. Come intern abroad with API in Auckland and see for yourself why the city is consistently rated one of the world’s most livable cities!


  • Minimum 2.5 G.P.A. (3.0 for STEM placements)
  • Cover Letter
  • Two Letters of Reference
  • Official Transcript(s)
  • Résumé/C.V.


API international internships provide unique opportunities for participants to explore and cultivate their future career path through a high-quality, customized, credit-bearing placement in several exciting fields and destinations. API internship programs encompass a number of career development and cultural resources to help participants maximize their personal and professional development.

Up to 6 semester credits available on fixed date programs (for an additional fee).