A Post Study Work Visa lets you work for any employer in New Zealand if you have studied a degree level 7 qualification or above.You can apply for this visa if you have recently finished your studies in New Zealand.
How long can you stay in NZ under this visa category?
Up to 3 years depending on your level of study and how long you studied in New Zealand.
What can you do under this visa?
Work for any employer in any job if you have a degree level 7 or above qualification.
Work in a job that is related to what you studied if your qualification is non-degree level 7 or below. Your qualification must also be on the Qualifications Eligible for a Post Study Work Visa list.
You can only apply for this visa once.
If you applied for your Student Visa on or before 11 May 2022 you may be eligible for a Post Study Work Visa that enables you to work for any employer, even if your qualification is not on the Qualifications Eligible for a Post Study Work Visa list. You also must have an acceptable qualification.