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Industry placement leads to job

International student Ravneel Anand was delighted when his industry placement at a top Auckland hotel lead to a part-time job.

Ravneel, from Fiji, spent a month working at The Langham as part of his International Diploma in Culinary course at Manukau Institute of Technology (MIT).

The placement gave him a chance to work in every department in The Langham’s kitchens, from pastry to mains to desserts.

After Ravneel completed the internship, The Langham offered him a part-time job as a commis chef.

Ravneel is loving his part-time job, and says his studies at MIT were excellent preparation for his future career.

“The lecturers are so down-to-earth and helpful,” he says.

I have found studying at MIT interesting and challenging and amazing. Everything has been enjoyable.

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He is also enjoying living in Auckland. “I like going out with my friends, seeing new places and having a good time.”

Ravneel recently finished his course and has applied for a 12-month post-study work visa to find a job. He hopes to be offered a full-time job at the Langham.

Ravneel Anand, Fiji, International Diploma in Culinary

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