• Professor Emeritus joins prominent US Academy

    Professor Emeritus David Penny named a National Academy of Sciences foreign associate. 

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    An Introduction to the
    Science of Stephen Hawking

    - Monday 28 May, 6-7pm
    Speirs Centre, Palmerston North Boys' High School

  • Employers rank Massey vet programme 6th best in the world in latest QS rankings


  • massey top in vet and agriculture

    QS rankings place Massey Veterinary and agriculture programmes in top 50 in the world.

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  • $15.6m Marsden funding record for Massey

    Research projects include investigating polyphosphate, the effect of climate change on NZ alpine flora, human genetic diversity and research into new chemical elements nihonium and oganesson.

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College of Sciences

Massey University's College of Sciences' world-leading scientists are internationally-acclaimed and ranked. Our programmes of study and research attract world-leading academics and we have active research collaborations with the world's most prestigious scientific institutions.


Massey University offers a broad range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. 


A research-led university, we promote excellence in sciences and engineering. Find out about our areas of expertise and how we make a difference.

Clinics and services

We have leading veterinary clinics and offer a full range of scientific consultancy and services available to the public and industry.


Massey graduation ceremonies at Wellington
More than 680 graduates will cross the stage of the Michael Fowler Centre on Thursday to have their degrees conferred in separate ceremonies that...
Lecture: Simplifying the science of Stephen Hawking
Massey's Professor Tony Signal will attempt to decode some of Stephen Hawking's most famous scientific discoveries at a free community lecture in...
Scholarships give agriculture and horticulture students a hand up
The exceptional, and often times financially strapped, agriculture and horticulture students of Massey University have had a helping hand from...
Remembering the New Zealand Veterinary Corps
A plaque dedicated to the New Zealand Veterinary Corps has been unveiled at Massey University's School of Veterinary Science today.
From ‘townie’ to doctorate in agritech
When Dr Sue Chok left high school she had her sights set on becoming a doctor, but back then she had a medical specialisation in mind and the...
Opinion: Budgeting for climate change
The climate is already changing so we will now need to invest heavily in both climate adaptation and mitigation actions. Professor Ralph Sims...
The secrets of low-methane emitting sheep
Dr Sandeep Kumar has been looking at one of the world's most pressing issues - greenhouses gases, and one bacterium that might hold the key to...
Budget 2018: A conservationist's wish-list
At Budget time there are so many competing interests, but Massey's Dr Luis Ortiz-Catedral puts in a plea to not forget conservation.
Honorary doctorate for ‘Wild Man’ Chu
Dr Alex Chu's significant contribution to Massey University and New Zealand was recognised yesterday with the honorary degree of a Doctor of Science...
Food technology forerunners honoured
Husband and wife Professors Emeriti Richard Earle and Mary Earle have been recognised with an honorary Doctor of Science degree each as part of...

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