Massey University (AG)

Program Details

Program Location Palmerston North, New Zealand
Sponsor IPIA
Program Type Exchange
Course # SA 21221
Duration Semester or
2 Semesters
Upcoming Program Dates
To Be Announced
Page Links
Click here to apply for this program!
Please Note: Due to COVID-19, programs may be altered or adapted with little notice

Overview

Program Leader:

IPIA
Purdue University
Rm 104 Agriculture Administration Building (AGAD)
West Lafayette, Indiana 47907-1168

Phone: 765-494-6876
Fax: 765-494-9613
Email: AgAbroad@purdue.edu

Massey University, one of New Zealand's largest universities, has around 35,000 students. The three campuses are located in the Manawatu at Palmerston North, at Wellington, and on Auckland's North Shore at Albany. The university is internationally-ranked, has inspiring teachers, leads in technology, has extensive sports facilities, connected with industries, and supports students needs. The agriculture program is ranked the highest in New Zealand. Massey University has new Zealand's only Institute of Veterinary, Animal and Biomedical Sciences, has pioneered and led distance learning and education, and has international recognition in disciplines as diverse as Finance, Agriculture, Food Technology, Design, Science and Engineering, Education, Social Sciences and Humanities, and Aviation.

New Zealand's size is comparable to Colorado and has a population just over 4 million. With the temperate climate it makes an ideal place to live. The country has a beautiful landscape with mountains, volcanoes, coasts, and rainforests. It is a peaceful, relaxing place, yet a place for adventure and thrill.  

Massey University course link 

Estimated costs per semester

  • Full-time Purdue tuition and fees
  • Airfare............................................................$2,500
  • Overseas Health Insurance................................$160
  • Room & Board .................................................$4,000
  • Passport .........................................................$135
  • Visa................................................................$235
  • Miscellaneous...................................................$2,000

 


Eligibility

GPA Requirement: 2.75 on a 4.0 scale
Language Requirement: none


Purdue Credit

Direct Credit available from the following: [College of Agriculture] [College of Engineering]


Financial Aid

Purdue University financial aid may be applied to the costs of studying abroad. Students interested in receiving financial aid should

NOTE:  Recipients of certain tuition remission and scholarship programs should pay careful attention to the regulations for using those benefits for study abroad.  Ask your financial aid advisor about any limitations.

Click here for a list of scholarships and grants available to assist with the costs of studying overseas.


Application Deadlines

Program Application Deadline
Most Fall Semester Programs Mar 1
Most Spring Semester Programs Sep 15



Returnees Information

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Resources

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For more information on this program, please contact the Study Abroad Office by phone (765) 494-2383 or email studyabroad@purdue.edu.