Why choose Massey?
Massey University is an innovative, self-reliant, outward-facing institution committed to defining our future. Our students can expect a teaching and learning environment that will enable them to be creative, connected and innovative contributors to society. We are a research-led university that is committed to the application of knowledge.
What makes Massey unique
Massey is truly the ‘University of New Zealand’. The only multi-campus university in New Zealand, we have 36,000 students in total, including our distance learning students. Since we were founded more than 80 years ago, we have been breaking new ground in all our areas of expertise – business, creative art, health, science and humanities and social science.
Massey University is consistently ranked in the top 3% of universities worldwide.Massey University staff have won 17 national Tertiary Teaching Excellence awards in the past 13 years.Learning new skills and realising your talents are part of your journey at Massey University.
Learning at Massey is not just about the theory. With a range of internship and practicum options, we create work-ready graduates with a career advantage.Massey has a wide range of support services, to help our students achieve their academic and personal goals while at university.
Connected with industry
Massey creates meaningful, mutually-beneficial relationships with industry. This ensures our teaching, learning and research is innovative and relevant.Massey is innovating with unique new degrees and majors.
The New Zealand Institute for Advanced Study allows elite scientists to pursue fundamental scholarship at Massey.We are the lead university in two Government-funded centres of research excellence.Massey has a well-established reputation for its academic leadership, research excellence and innovative teaching grounded in real-world issues.