Massey University

New Zealand

Public | Estd. 1927

Massey University

Palmerston, New Zealand

Public -1927

February, July, November

Intakes

65%

Acceptance Rate

9:1

Student: Teacher Ratio

37:63

Male: Female Ratio

February, July, November

Intakes

65%

Acceptance Rate

9:1

Student: Teacher Ratio

37:63

Male: Female Ratio

History, Affiliations and Rankings

Massey University started out as the New Zealand Agricultural College which was established in 1926 as the 6th College of the University of New Zealand and in 1927 it was renamed the Massey Agricultural College. Four years after Massey opened doors for its first students, the first female student enrolled to study poultry farming. It was after the years of World War II and the Great Depression that the University witnessed massive expansion and a series of consolidations, including that with the Victoria University of Wellington, after which it acquired its present form as Massey University. Following this, it was accorded University status in 1964 and two years hence, its name changed to Massey University. Beginning from a small agricultural college in Palmerston North, the University has grown to become New Zealand's largest residential university with locations across Auckland and Wellington. QS World University Rankings ranks Massey University at #284, while the Times Higher Education has given it a global rank in the bracket #601-800 and US News & World Report ranks Massey University at #556 in the Best Global Universities category for the year 2022. 

Infrastructure, Campuses and Courses

Massey University has campuses in three cities across New Zealand - Auckland, Wellington and the oldest Manawatu campus in Palmerston North. The Auckland campus is a modern, spacious and green construction located in the suburb of Albany in proximity to sand beaches, that features state-of-the-art facilities in Science, Technology and Finance. Massey University at Wellington is a creative campus, nestled amidst green hills in a harbor, with a thriving arts and culture scene, while the Manawatu campus is an inspiring location consisting of vast, green stretches that encompass high-spec academic buildings. Massey University offers courses across 5 Colleges, which are - Business, Creative Arts, Health, Humanities and Social Sciences, and Sciences, each of which is divided into constituent Schools of specialization, Primarily, there are two levels of study at the University, that is Undergraduate and Postgraduate study. However, short courses, professional development, continuing education and research opportunities are also offered at the University. In addition, the University provides Foundation courses as well as Pathway programs to facilitate international students. Massey offers most of its degrees extramurally within New Zealand, internationally as well as via distance, online learning

Accomplishments and Alumni 

Massey University is the largest residential university in New Zealand and also, a leading research university globally. The University's Business School is the largest in New Zealand and features a Knowledge Exchange Hub, that produced impactful socio-economic research, the online and real-time tracking of GDP for instance, which is a world first innovation. Also, the Massey Business School holds the prestigious AACSB accreditation for its Business and Management related programs. Further, three research projects conducted by Massey University were recently awarded $6 million+ of funding from the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Vision Matauranga Capability Fund. The University has almost 100 formal academic arrangements with overseas institutions. It is the 10th largest user of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) in New Zealand, and hosts the National Centre for Tertiary Teaching Excellence. Many notable alumni like Dick Scott (Historian), Tom Scott (Cartoonist), and Patrick Lynch (Educationalist) have graduated from Massey University. 

Student Diversity and Visiting Companies

Massey University has a large student population of 30,000 students enrolled across its three campuses. Over 5,000 international students from 100+ countries study with Massey University annually. As a student at this University, you will be part of a dynamic, diverse and supportive community of peers and Professors. There are more than 200 student clubs and organizations on the campus, including groups for arts and culture, sports, spiritual societies and more. This allows students to engage in extra-curricular activities, explore their interests and make connections on campus. What makes Massey University a sought-after study abroad choice for international students is its distance learning and academic offerings through Massey Global. Massey is the largest provider of distance education in New Zealand. Massey has ties with many international colleges and universities to provide students with the most exposure possible. There is a Career Center at Massey, which helps students in career planning, getting work experience, and organizes career events including career talks, workshops, employer presentations and more. Many prominent companies and brands like Apple, IBM, Google, Facebook, Nestle, and others recruit graduates from Massey University.

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QS

Quacquarelli Symonds (Q.S.) is a corporation based in the United Kingdom that specialises in the analysis of higher education institutions worldwide. Nunzio Quacquarelli launched the company in 1990. It publishes the Q.S. World University Rankings every year. The Q.S. rating, which is considered one of the three most widely read university rankings globally, is approved by the International Ranking Expert Group (IREG). The institution uses six metrics, namely Academic Reputation, Employer Reputation, Faculty/Student Ratio, Citations per faculty, International Faculty Ratio and International Student Ratio, that effectively capture university performance. It also publishes rankings in Young universities, Graduate Employability, and Subject Rankings. Q.S. provides an auditing service to universities, which offers information on the institution's strengths and shortcomings. The Q.S. Stars audit procedure rates universities based on over 50 different indicators.

THE

The Times Higher Education, originally The Times Higher Education Supplement (THES), is a British magazine that focuses on higher education news and topics. It annually publishes The Times Higher Education World University Rankings. It has received worldwide acclaim for its new and improved rating algorithm. Since 2004, it has provided students and their families, academics, university executives, governments, and businesses with reliable university performance data. The performance indicators are grouped into five areas: Teaching (the learning environment); Research (volume, income and reputation); Citations (research influence); International outlook (staff, students and research); and Industry income (knowledge transfer). It also produces subject rankings and rankings for Young Universities, Impact, Reputation, And Emerging Economies.

Guardian

The Guardian is a British daily newspaper that first appeared in 1821 as The Manchester Guardian and was renamed The Guardian in 1959. The Guardian University Guide is published once a year. The goal of the University Guide is to show how each university's department is likely to provide an overall beneficial experience to future students, and to do so; they look at how previous students in the department fared. A league table was created using nine performance criteria for 54 disciplines spanning all stages of the student life cycle. Entry standards, Student-staff ratios, Expenditure per student, Continuation, Student satisfaction, Value Added, Standardisation, Subject Classification, and Career Prospects are the indicators utilised by the organisation.

USN

U.S. News & World Report is American news, consumer advice, rankings, and analysis publication. It began in 1948 as a merger of the weekly newspaper U.S. News and the worldwide weekly magazine World Report. The company's rankings of Best Global universities are well-known among the wider population and significantly impact admission trends. The inaugural "America's Best Colleges" report was released by the U.S. News & World Report in 1983. Since 1985, the rankings have been produced and published annually. The magazine U.S. News & World Report rankings are based on data collected from educational institutions through an annual survey, government and third-party data sources, and school websites. It also takes into account outside opinion polls of university faculty and administrators.

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284

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601-800

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USN-2022

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Global Ranking

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556

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Bachelors in Business36 Months ₹1,960,438
Bachelors in Information Sciences (Information Technology)36 Months ₹2,228,167
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Diploma in Arts12 Months-
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Diploma in Communication12 Months-
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Bachelors in Accountancy36 Months-
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Bachelors in Business36 Months₹1,960,438
Bachelors in Information Sciences (Information Technology)36 Months₹2,228,167
Bachelors in Information Sciences (Software Engineering)36 Months₹2,278,106
Diploma in Arts12 Months-
Diploma in Business Studies12 Months-
Diploma in Communication12 Months-
Diploma in Science and Technology12 Months-
Diploma in Visual Arts12 Months-
Bachelors in Accountancy36 Months-
Bachelors in Agribusiness36 Months-

Scholarships

The New Zealand Excellence Awards (NZEA) offers Indian students the opportunity to study in New Zealand in the areas of business, fashion, and STEM for undergraduate or/and postgraduate studies.

Eligibility

The applicants must be at least 18 years at the time of application and must hold current citizenship of India. Also, a minimum equivalent GPA of B+ in the most recent or highest tertiary qualification.

Applicability

An online application must be submitted.

BAYERBoost is an annual environmental scholarship scheme that is intended to offer environmental science work experience to senior secondary and undergraduate students while providing them with financial support for further research at the same time.

Eligibility

this scholarship scheme is open for 12- 13 years of school students and tertiary undergraduate students who are either engaged in study at a New Zealand academic institution, or a New Zealand citizen or a permanent New Zealand resident or have a permanent humanitarian visa and/or aged 24 or under at the time of applying.

Applicability

In order to apply, candidates need to be proficient in English Language and need to submit English proficiency scores such as IELTS/TOEFL, etc.

The New Zealand Excellence Awards (NZEA) offers Indian students the opportunity to study in New Zealand in the areas of business, fashion, and STEM for undergraduate or/and postgraduate studies.

Eligibility

The applicants must be at least 18 years at the time of application and must hold current citizenship of India. Also, a minimum equivalent GPA of B+ in the most recent or highest tertiary qualification.

Applicability

An online application must be submitted.

BAYERBoost is an annual environmental scholarship scheme that is intended to offer environmental science work experience to senior secondary and undergraduate students while providing them with financial support for further research at the same time.

Eligibility

This scholarship scheme is open for 12- 13 years of school students and tertiary undergraduate students who are either engaged in study at a New Zealand academic institution, or a New Zealand citizen or a permanent New Zealand resident or have a permanent humanitarian visa and/or aged 24 or under at the time of applying.

Applicability

In order to apply, candidates need to be proficient in English Language and need to submit English proficiency scores such as IELTS/TOEFL, etc.

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Massey University has been ranked in the top 300 in the world for the third year – placed at 284 in the world in the overall QS World University Ranking, and at 285 in the world for academic reputation.
Massey University has been ranked in the top 300 in the world for the third year – placed at 284 in the world in the overall QS World University Ranking, and at 285 in the world for academic reputation.
Massey is a leading New Zealand university, world-renowned for our unique practical programmes, ground-breaking research, and online courses.
Massey is a leading New Zealand university, world-renowned for our unique practical programmes, ground-breaking research, and online courses.
Massey University is consistently ranked in the top 3% of universities worldwide (QS World University rankings).
Massey University is consistently ranked in the top 3% of universities worldwide (QS World University rankings).
Massey University is consistently ranked in the top 3% of universities worldwide. It is a global university that has agreements with over 200 institutions worldwide, covering a variety of relationships, from collaborative research to teaching, and staff and student exchanges.
Massey University is consistently ranked in the top 3% of universities worldwide. It is a global university that has agreements with over 200 institutions worldwide, covering a variety of relationships, from collaborative research to teaching, and staff and student exchanges.
Massey University, established in 1927, is one of New Zealand's leading educational institutions. A Government-funded university, with a proud 90-year tradition of academic excellence and a strong national and international reputation.
Massey University, established in 1927, is one of New Zealand's leading educational institutions. A Government-funded university, with a proud 90-year tradition of academic excellence and a strong national and international reputation.

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