Founded in 1927, Massey University is the only New Zealand university to offer Aviation, Dispute Resolution, and Veterinary Medicine degree programmes. Massey University is one of six New Zealand universities to be named in the 2012/2013 Times Higher Education World University Rankings. This ranks Massey amongst the top 2 per cent of universities in the world. Massey is also one of seven New Zealand institutions to be named in the 2012/2013 QS World University Rankings. Individually, Massey’s Agriculture and Forestry programme ranked 21st in the world in the QS Rankings by Subject.
In the 2012 PBRF assessment, Massey ranked second in New Zealand in terms of its level of improvement from the previous study. Over 50 per cent of Massey’s researchers received a ‘meets’ or ‘exceeds’ national/international benchmarks for excellence. Forty-seven per cent of Massey’s academic staff received the highest level rating possible for their chosen field of research.
Massey University supports a student body of 33,491 students on four campuses and via extramural/distance learning. A total 3,223 international students travel to New Zealand to study on one of Massey’s campuses. Another 15,627 study at Massey through its extramural/distance learning programme. Massey’s New Zealand campuses are located at Palmerston North – Turitea and Hokowhitu specifically – Albany, part of Auckland’s north shore, and Wellington.
Cities of Palmerston North and Auckland
Palmerston North is located in the Manawatu-Wanganui region of New Zealand’s North Island. The indigenous Māori people make up 15.4 per cent of Palmerston’s population. Palmerston is a business hub of New Zealand, with companies such as Toyota New Zealand basing their offices there.
Auckland has 1.3 million residents and is a huge boating community. More than 135,000 sea vessels are docked in Auckland’s harbours. Auckland outdoor activities include sailing, of course, and visiting the city’s numerous parks and volcano fields.
Map of Massey University (Auckland campus)
Massey University officially appointed representative in Singapore
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