The main purpose of a student visa is to allow international students to study full time in New Zealand. However, in some cases students from overseas can have the conditions of their student visa varied to allow them a limited opportunity to work while studying.
They can undertake work:
Students can also work after they finish their course of study if:
Application for Variation of Conditions
Application to Study in New Zealand
Guide for Studying in New Zealand
Termination of Student Enrolment