AIS Launches NZCEL To Success

January 30, 2019 |

The first intakes for New Zealand Certificate In English Language (NZCEL) levels 4 and 5 will both run as planned. Students have enrolled for both courses in the first intake of 2019.

The NZCEL programmes were developed late last year so students could have … Read More

Auckland hospitality is changing – how will you keep up?

November 1, 2018 |

With new hotels opening in Auckland, changes to immigration regulations, and a perceived shortage of hospitality workers all on our minds this year, there’s no doubt the hospitality industry is facing significant changes – and challenges. Facing those challenges head … Read More

Learning how to succeed in the workplace of tomorrow

September 26, 2018 |

At the AIS (Auckland Institute of Studies) graduation this month, students learned more than just who was graduating alongside them – they picked up valuable lessons for succeeding in their future workplaces.

Both the Keynote Speaker, EY Partner Stephen McKernan, … Read More

Short on staff? You don’t need to be!

September 6, 2018 |

Across the country, all signs are pointing to there being a shortage of hospitality workers. For the past year, the number of tourism and hospitality jobs advertised online has increased by 15.8 per cent, one of the biggest increases of … Read More


May 24, 2018 |

The Careers Expo 2018 is held at ASB Showgrounds from 24th to 26th May in Greenlane, Auckland, New Zealand.

On the first day of the opening, the Expo attracted many tertiary education providers and college students to attend. The students were excited … Read More

AIS Director attended the reopening ceremony of the Mount Albert Town Centre

May 22, 2018 |

The renovation of the old Mt Albert town centre was celebrated on Saturday. It aims to provide a community hub for residents and local businesses of the suburb to meet, shop, socialise and connect with public transport.

Photos: Auckland Institute … Read More

AIS Orientation – May, 2018 (in pictures)

May 17, 2018 |

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Commitment, focus, multiculturalism: Why hiring international students is just good business

April 30, 2018 |

Your customers are changing. So why aren’t your staff? Today, Kiwi hospitality businesses are catering to an ever-changing array of people, and hiring international students who reflect those people is just good business sense.

But hiring international students brings far … Read More

Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (CertTESOL) – April 2018

April 30, 2018 |

The Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages(CertTESOL) is a recommended qualification for teaching English in New Zealand and overseas. No prior teaching experience is necessary for this programme: CertTESOL provides trainees with practical experience of language teaching with ample … Read More