Location : New Zealand ,Palmerston North
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Massey University is New Zealand’s only truly national university, with a proud 80-year tradition of academic excellence and three campuses in the North Island and a distance learning programme that delivers university qualifications to all parts of the country.
The University is characterised by:
the pursuit of excellence;
flexibility and accessibility; and
an emphasis on social responsibility, innovation, collaboration and partnership;
close relationship with industry.
They embrace diversity, talent and performance, and provide staff and students with an extensive range of opportunities to develop intellectually, professionally and personally.
The University is committed to a holistic view of knowledge that is broad in scope, has a sound academic foundation, values a rich range of disciplines, and pursues critical questions to their core.
Campuses in Auckland, Palmerston North and Wellington cater for local and international students studying internally. Furthermore, approximately 20,000 New Zealand students study with Massey Extramural, the country’s leading distance education programme.
Massey University offers the broadest range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in New Zealand. Our five college structure offers more than 100 degrees, diplomas and certificates.
The University is characterized by the applied nature of many of our teaching and research programmes and by our special expertise in the areas of technology, science, applied science and business studies.
They have a proud international record of using our expertise to work with developing countries. Our focus on technology and business is also meeting new international demands. Students educated at Massey University now hold positions of seniority and responsibility throughout Asia, the Pacific, North and South America, Europe and the Middle East.
New Zealand itself is truly beautiful. New Zealand is renowned for its natural resources, its breath-taking scenery, its peacefulness, and the friendliness and hospitality of its people. The country is conveniently close to Asia, Australia and the South Pacific and has a reputation for being a safe and relaxing environment to live in.
UNDERGRADUATE ACADEMIC ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS
POSTGRADUATE ACADEMIC ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS
Masters, postgraduate diplomas and postgraduate certificates. An appropriate undergraduate degree from a recognised tertiary institution is required
Doctorate degrees (PhD) The equivalent or better of a relevant Bachelor's (Hons) or Master's Degree with First or Second Class Honours, Division 1 (B+ and above) with sufficient prior experience of independent research at postgraduate level
At Massey University we know that choosing where you'll live is one of the most important concerns that you will have. They want to ensure that your accommodation is complementary to your studies. Auckland, Palmerston North and Wellington all have a variety of on-campus accommodation options, including Halls of Residence, Apartments, Studio Units and Homestays.
They also have experienced staff who can help you to find the right accommodation. Accommodation staff on our three campuses provide advice on everything from choosing Halls of Residence, information on private accommodation options, advice on signing tenancy agreements, dispute resolution, and budget management.
Massey University Wellington - Accommodation
Massey operates two Halls in Wellington: The Cube Hall and our new 2018 Hall (currently operating as 217 Taranaki). Both Halls are located in the heart of Wellington, across the street from each other and within walking distance to the campus, CBD, museums, restaurants and cafes. They have live-in residential staff to ensure that residents join a fun and safe community. Our team takes time to get to know all the residents and are there to give advice on how to get the best out of Hall life and studying at University. Staying in a hall of residence is a great way to meet other students and settle into life at Massey University within a safe and supportive environment.
The Auckland campus is located in Albany which is a short drive from the city lights and the downtown lifestyle of central Auckland, New Zealand's largest and most exciting city.The campus is surrounded by a wide range of amenities including numerous cafes, shopping centres, a cinema complex, libraries, extensive leisure and sport facilities including the QBE Sports Stadium.
The region covers 120km of coastline and includes more than 30 sandy swimming beaches.
Massey University Auckland is able to offer on campus accommodation with a variety of options to choose from, which will allow you to be part of a student community, and experience residential life. Alternatively a homestay option is also available which will allow you to live within a family environment
Massey University Manawatū - Accommodation Services
Massey Manawatū is one of the few campuses in New Zealand where all your daily needs are met in the one location. With beautiful grounds, Halls situated within a 5min walk from labs and lecture theatres, a state of the art Recreation Centre, Athletics Track, and Equestrian Centre all located on the one campus, we really do have it all. Furthermore, when you want to get off campus to go shopping or check out the night life, just grab your student ID and use the free bus service available to all our staff and students.
Massey Halls are all about giving you the best support during your uni years. Our halls have a dedicated team of pastoral care staff to help navigate your priorities, to connect with other residents, encourage you to join in events and activities. The Halls offer a safe, secure and student friendly environment to foster your academic success. We offer a Residential Life Programme to support community building, academic success and life skills. Our Residential Assistants and Managers live on site to ensure our residents have support 24/7
Massey University can arrange Homestay accommodation for those looking to live within a family environment. This is the mandatory option for all international students under 18.
Currently there are no scholarships available.