• Reducing the burden of leptospirosis

    More than $1m funding secured


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  • New discovery identifies 'road rules' for gene transfer


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  • Modelling volcanoes that collapse without warning

    New project could save infrastructure and lives


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  • 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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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.


First Kiwi recipient of international dairy award
Massey University Distinguished Professor Harjinder Singh has become the first New Zealander to receive the 2018 American Dairy Science Association...
Cancer, camellia and saddleback research awarded
Blight-resistant camellia, cancer prevention, migrant mental health, and preservation of the saddleback are among the diverse topics being undertaken...
Campaign sets sights on Bovine Viral Diarrhoea
A national campaign is asking beef and dairy farmers across New Zealand to help develop frameworks for disease control of bovine viral diarrhoea...
Professor Nigel French recognised for food safety impact
Massey University Distinguished Professor Nigel French has received the Ministry for Primary Industries Award for Significant Contribution to Food...
Wildbase takes shag and penguin home
Horowhenua has two of its residents back - a black shag and a blue penguin - after treatment at Massey University's Wildbase Hospital.
Water quality workshop takes problems global
Scientists from around the globe gathered at Massey University last month to share concerns and research with councils and organisations around...
Whanganui find the winning formula
Year 12 students from Whanganui High School have yet again taken out the M3S: Massey Manawatu Maths and Stats Competition, despite strong competition...
Postgrads encouraged to enter Three Minute Thesis
An eye-catching slide, a snappy title and a creative way to tell your research story are among key elements for success in Three Minute Thesis (3MT)...
Five MPI Postgraduate Science Scholarships for Massey students
Massey University students have received five of the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) Postgraduate Science Scholarships.
Modelling volcanoes that “collapse without warning”
A new joint-research project from Massey University, University of Canterbury and GNS Science is looking to forecast, for the first time, the hazards...

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