Massey University

Massey University

New Zealand

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THE World Ranking: 401

Massey University is among the top three New Zealand universities in winning external research income.

  • Ranked among the top 3% of universities worldwide
  • Welcomes 4,400+ international students from 100+ countries
  • Modern campuses in Auckland, Palmerston North & Wellington
  • Internationally recognised qualifications
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Massey at a Glance

New Zealand’s Defining University... Massey University

With its heritage, geographic spread over three major cities, range of programmes and the flexibility of its distance teaching, it offers students from around the world the ability to tailor their study to meet their needs and at the same time connect closely with industry, professional organisations and local communities.

Massey delivers teaching programmes in seven other countries through Massey University Worldwide, and has international teaching partnerships with tertiary institutions in 15 countries.

Studying at Massey University offers a uniquely New Zealand experience in a world class teaching and research environment.

Why Pick Massey?

  • In the top 3% of universities worldwide
  • Internationally recognised qualifications
  • More than 4,400 international students from over 100 countries
  • Modern facilities and student-centred services
  • A warm and friendly study environment
  • Over 100 student-led clubs and societies

Check out our student blog, VIBES@Massey.

A few more reasons…

Massey’s Global Footprint

As a global university, Massey has agreements with more than 200 institutions worldwide, covering a variety of relationships, from collaborative research to teaching and student exchanges.

The Massey Study Experience

Education at Massey meets the latest international standards and will equip students with the skills and confidence needed to take their place in the world and make a difference.

Teaching Standards

Massey students benefit from award-winning teachers, well-connected lecturers and world-renowned researchers. They will enjoy a personalised approach to learning within applied learning environments where theory and practice meet.

Where is Massey?

New Zealand – Aotearoa – is a modern, technologically advanced, globally competitive nation offering internationally recognised university education within a unique cultural and natural environment.

New Zealand has a high standard of living that consistently ranks well in international quality of life indexes.

Accommodation

On each of its campuses Massey University offers two accommodation options: homestay and on-campus accommodation.

Living Costs

In addition to tuition and non-tuition fees, students will need to plan to have sufficient money for living expenses. Immigration New Zealand requires that international students have funds available to cover their living expenses while studying in New Zealand—find out more. International students will need to make sure that they have sufficient funds to cover accommodation, food, mobile phone, transport, recreation and other costs. Find out more about the cost of living in New Zealand.

Graduate Ready

Massey provides careers advice, guidance and information to its students and recent graduates. Coupled with this, Massey offers recruitment assistance to employers and supports staff in their work with students on employability strategies. As a result, Massey graduates are knowledgeable, creative, visionary, innovative and recognised for their practical nature.

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English score required

Minimum IELTS score

Postgraduate

6.5

Undergraduate

6.0

Minimum TOEFL IBT

Postgraduate

90

Undergraduate

80

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Departments

Massey Business School

Massey Business School is one of the largest business schools in New Zealand. It offers world-leading relevant, research-led tertiary education. The School is ranked in the top 2% of business schools worldwide and is a leading provider of...

School of Engineering & Advanced Technology

Massey University is research-led, advancing knowledge and bringing the latest developments and technologies to its teaching. Its staff work with governments, universities and organisations throughout the world providing thought-leadership and...

College of Humanities & Social Sciences

Massey University is New Zealand’s defining university. It epitomises the creativity, innovation and connectedness that New Zealand is renowned for and has a long, proud tradition of teaching and research excellence. Massey houses more than...

Key facts and figures at Massey University

Rankings

Hotcourses Diversity Index (What is this?)

DIVERSITY INDEX

105 International student nationalities at this university

FEEL AT HOME INDEX

5.85% International students from USA

Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2016-2017
Source: THE

401

TEACHING

22.5%

INTERNATIONAL OUTLOOK

92.2%

INDUSTRY INCOME

39.1%

RESEARCH

19.6%

CITATIONS

43.3%
QS World University Rankings 2016-2017
Source: QS

340

Student life in numbers

COSTS PER YEAR*
OVERALL COST OF LIVING

NZ$16500

CAMPUS ACCOMMODATION

NZ$8008

AVERAGE TUITION FEE PER YEAR*

UNDERGRADUATE

NZ$28060

POSTGRADUATE

NZ$29840

*Price shown is for indicative purpose, please check with institution

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Dido, New Zealand 5

Love it!

As a current (extramural) student, am enjoying every aspect this Uni is offering - from credible lecturers to fairness marking. I'm studying full time and even though sometimes, as a distance student, we tend to feel unmotivated during the semester.... but, 'stream' can be quiet addictive to log into e read full review

As a current (extramural) student, am enjoying every aspect this Uni is offering - from credible lecturers to fairness marking. I'm studying full time and even though sometimes, as a distance student, we tend to feel unmotivated during the semester.... but, 'stream' can be quiet addictive to log into every day hehe. I highly recommend this Uni, especially for distance programmes! Go for it! show less

YUE, China 5

To be conscious

My University has great environment and advanced facilities,and both teachers and students are friendly and willing to help others, so that i can make many friends here. For the advices, i think university is different between high school and primary school because none of students will be supervised ab read full review

My University has great environment and advanced facilities,and both teachers and students are friendly and willing to help others, so that i can make many friends here. For the advices, i think university is different between high school and primary school because none of students will be supervised about study. So students should be very conscious at university. show less

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