Massey University

Massey University has a long and proud tradition of academic and research excellence and has played a defining role in the development of New Zealand. Massey University is highly rated in design, visual arts, nursing, public health and veterinary science, agriculture and other applied biological sciences. It is ranked in the nation’s top three universities for engineering and technology, physics, sport science and statistics.

Massey University offers a widely recognised and accredited Veterinary Science degree. It is only a five year degree, which is a year shorter than many other providers.

Why Massey

  • Five-star rating across all categories: teaching, research, innovation, infrastructure and internationalisation (QS World University Rankings 2018)
  • Veterinary Science ranked 23rd in the world (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017)
  • Agriculture ranked 27th in the world (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017)
  • One of the top 100 Art and Design schools in the world (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017)

Three campuses in New Zealand

Massey is New Zealand's only multi-campus university with three well positioned campuses in the North Island:

Five Academic Colleges


Massey University Albany (East Precinct)
Albany Expressway (SH17)
Albany, 0632

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Taylors & Massey Partnership

Massey University welcomes international students and has accredited the Auckland Foundation Year (AFY) programme as a pathway to the University. AFY students who attain the grades and specified entry standards for admission to a particular degree programme are guaranteed entry to Massey University.

Scholarships and Study Awards for AFY students

Massey University is delighted to have undergraduate academic scholarships and study awards for students who have achieved exceptional marks in AFY.

Visits to Massey University

As a Taylors student you will be able to visit Massey University Auckland campus for a special Taylors day of mock lectures, tours and talks. This will give you a great insight into the degrees and subjects on offer and prepare you for life at university.

Massey University counselling at Taylors

Massey University staff regularly visit Taylors campus to introduce university programmes to Taylors students. They also offer one-on-one appointments if you need help or advice.

Help with University applications

Taylors students apply for Massey University in class as a group. Taylors staff are on-hand to guide you through the whole application form.

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