• ENROL NOW TO start on 26 february


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  • New guide to diseases in sheep published


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  • newest distinguished professors join elite group



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  • Research medals awarded to sciences research

    Professor Ravi Ravindran named individual winner and Food Microbiology Biofilm Research Team awarded team medal.

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  • Construction of new $45million Food research facility begins


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  • First male of NZ stick insect species found by researchers... in the UK


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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.


Fancy a part-time job as a food taster?
Do you enjoy the taste of feijoa, but have trouble with the perfume-like aroma? Are you partial to a flat white, but always pick up on the smallest...
Workshop explores the potential of customary land
Customary land is commonly perceived as a barrier to development, but a workshop held this week at the Manawatū campus revealed this is not...
New beef product could spark new industry
Massey University is investigating whether the dairy industry has the potential to drive a new class of beef product by rearing bobby calves who...
Massey research medal winners announced
Professor Velmurugu (Ravi) Ravindran of the School of Veterinary Sciences has been named the individual winner of this year's Massey University...
First male of NZ stick insect species found in UK
The first male of a New Zealand stick insect species has been discovered, but not where researchers expected.
Compassion fatigue low in wildlife carers
A survey of New Zealanders who work and volunteer as wildlife rehabilitators has found that most are able to keep a healthy balance despite the...
Top agriculture student shares secret of success
Bachelor of AgriCommerce student James Robertson is your classic jack of all trades, but rather than mastering none, he excelled in everything he put...
The science of saving our honey bees
Everything from kiwifruit orchards to vineyards relies on pollination by domesticated honey bees, but as their numbers plummet from a destructive...
Saving birds through their own song
Conservationists have struggled for years to create software capable of identifying bird species through their song alone - new funding is giving...
Massey projects funded to unlock curious minds
Five Massey projects have been awarded more than $350,000 to help children explore biomechanics, air quality, Māori participation in science,...

To contact the College of Sciences office
Email N.Meyer@massey.ac.nz
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