Student Stories

Experience the snow at Mount Ruapehu in New Zealand

July 2, 2018 |

Written by: Annie Do

Like many other international students from South East Asia where we don’t have snow, I love the experience of going to the mountain every winter in New Zealand.

Last weekend, a group of friends and I went to … Read More

Meet Navneet Singh – Bachelor of Hospitality Management Programme at AIS

July 2, 2018 |

Navneet Singh is from New Delhi, India and graduated with a Bachelor of Hospitality Management from AIS in 2015. With his passion for hospitality, it was easy for Navneet to gain employment upon graduation and permanent residency in New Zealand through Skilled Migrant Category.

We … Read More

Meet Nafetalai Feki – Associate Member of CPA Australia – BBus student

June 20, 2018 |

Nafetalai Feki is currently enrolled in Bachelor of Business Programme at Auckland Institute of Studies (AIS), New Zealand. The BBus (Accounting) is accredited by CPA Australia and Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ).

Nafetalai has just received an official letter … Read More

Travelling in New Zealand through my eyes!

June 19, 2018 |

Hi my name is Annie. I graduated from Auckland Institute of Studies (AIS) in business administration in early 2017. I have a huge passion for travelling so I spent a lot of time during study breaks and holidays exploring this … Read More

5 Tips For Building Your Professional Network in New Zealand (an AIS student blog)

June 18, 2018 |

Written by: Shan Zhong

Building a professional network is crucial for business, and business students as well. It is an opinion that is echoed by AIS lecturers. However, international students come alone to a new country and have to start from … Read More

An internship experience with Skydive Auckland – Tourism Management Programme at AIS

June 15, 2018 |

Li MoYing (Eva) studies Tourism Management at Auckland Institute of Studies (AIS) and is currently doing an internship with Skydive Auckland.

We spoke to Eva about her internship experience to understand more about her study journey in New Zealand.

Please introduce yourself

My name is Li MoYing (Eva) … Read More

Meet Mua Tuuau – new PGDIT student from Samoa

June 8, 2018 |

Mua Tuuau is originally from Samoa and currently enrolled in Postgraduate Diploma in Information Technology (PGDIT) at Auckland Institute of Studies (AIS), New Zealand.

We caught up with him during the mini orientation at AIS for a short interview.

Can … Read More

Welcome new PGDIT students to Auckland Institute of Studies, New Zealand

June 7, 2018 |

AIS welcomed the first batch of new Postgraduate Diploma in Information Technology (PGDIT) students for May intake, 2018!

The Postgraduate Diploma in Information Technology (PGDIT) is a level 8 programme that has been designed to fill the global skills shortage that has been … Read More

Meet Firza Utama – new PGDIT student from Indonesia

June 5, 2018 |

Firza Utama is from Indonesia. After nine years living and working in Japan (after Indonesia), Firza migrated to New Zealand and enrolled in Postgraduate Diploma in Information Technology Programme (PGDIT) at AIS.

The Postgraduate Diploma in Information Technology (PGDIT) is a level 8 programme that … Read More

Daniel Xu, Bachelor of Business (BBus) at Auckland Institute of Studies (AIS)

June 4, 2018 |

Daniel Xu studied Bachelor of Business (BBus) at Auckland Institute of Studies (AIS), New Zealand and graduated in 2000. He is now working at Air New Zealand as a Financial Accountant. After working for 20 years, he decided to take another … Read More