• 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.


Road rules for gene transfer are written in DNA
A new discovery suggests that bacteria's ability to transfer genes, like those associated with antibiotic resistance, are governed by a previously...
Campus innovation project celebrated
The three-year Living Lab innovation project, Pukeahu ki Tua on the Wellington campus, may have closed but the mauri (life force) of the project has...
More than $1m secured in HRC funding to reduce burden of leptospirosis
A Massey-led study has been awarded $1,199,841 from the latest Health Research Council of New Zealand (HRC) funding round to undertake a nationwide...
C-Dax pasture metre robot at Fieldays
Does the future of farming have autonomous robots in our fields? Massey researchers think it does, and they are showcasing the future of farming at...
Meat alternatives at Fieldays
A good curry could be made with chicken, beef, tofu or even meat-like alternatives from plant proteins like Sunfed Meats, but Massey's stand at...
50 years of Massey at Fieldays
Massey staff were involved in the National Fieldays from its early days, but did not have a site at the iconic event until 1973, four years after it...
Massey brings the future to National Fieldays
Massey University is living the "future of farming" theme at National Fieldays this year with robots, future foods, an artificially intelligent farm...
Stanford expert takes a glance at NZ’s freshwater
Massey University and the Ministry for the Environment hosted a world-leading freshwater expert last month to explain and explore a modelling...
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...

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