New Zealand

Massey University

90 th
Young University Rankings 2014
401–500 th
World University Rankings 2018
Tennent Drive, Palmerston North, 4474, New Zealand

New Zealand’s Defining University...

Massey University 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.

We have campuses in three major cities across the North Island: Auckland, Palmerston North and Wellington. We are also the leading university in New Zealand for online learning with many of our students studying online around the world.

We deliver 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 choose Massey?

  • Ranked 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 modern, warm and friendly study environment

Where is Massey University?

Auckland campus

Our Auckland campus in Albany provides access to our long history of expertise in research and teaching, while enjoying state-of-the-art academic and recreational facilities. It is a beautiful campus, where teaching is interactive, progressive, and research led.

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Auckland city

Auckland is an international city of 1.4 million people. Built around a stunning harbour, it has world-class facilities and a diverse multi-cultural population. The Auckland campus is a short drive from the city lights of central Auckland, yet has a real community feel and beachside character.

Palmerston North campus

Massey Manawatū in Palmerston North, is about connecting and growing in specialties such as Agribusiness and Food Technology, supported by world class teaching and research. It is home to top academics across a wide range of disciplines including our internationally recognised Veterinary

Palmerston North city

Palmerston North, in the Manawatū region, is a hub of agricultural development and research. It is compact, friendly and accessible. It is a young person's city with a third of its population aged 15 to 30 years old.

Wellington campus

Our Wellington campus is a friendly and vibrant place where you will be challenged to apply your creative thinking in new ways. It is home to New Zealand’s most distinguished School of Design, the oldest journalism qualification in the country, and world-class research centres for public health, sleep, disaster research, and tertiary teaching excellence. 

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Wellington city

Wellington is New Zealand's capital city, the seat of our government, and a great place to live. It is compact and set between a magnificent harbour and green hills, where shops, exciting galleries and great restaurants are all within walking distance.

Wellington Campus Address Albany Campus Address   Palmerston North Campus
Wellington Albany   Tennent Drive
Wallace Street Dairy Flat Highway (SH17)    Palmerston
Mt Cook Albany 0632     North 4474
Wellington 6021 New Zealand   New Zealand

Explore rankings data for Massey University

Key statistics

  • 15.7
    No. of students per staff
  • 29%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 62 : 38
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
  • 18,688
    Number of Students
Based on data collected for the 2018 World University Rankings


Manawatū Campus | Massey University

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