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Find programmes in your areas of interest.
Many of these programmes have majors, endorsements and subjects that offer a more specific focus. NZ citizens can study most of these online from anywhere in the world.
Studying online with Massey from an overseas location is easy. The online environment is incredibly supportive.
Bachelor of Business (Property)
To any other kiwis who are living overseas and are considering studying, just do it!
Bachelor of Business Studies
I was amazed by the knowledge of the lecturers at Massey and the high quality of teaching provided within the programme. My skills in scientific writing and research have been sharpened and I feel confident that my writing is of a suitable calibre to publish in reputable journals.Alexandr Mastakov - Avian and exotic animal residency at the University of Queensland
Master of Veterinary Medicine
My professors were always ready and willing to respond to any questions I had and the virtual classrooms let me know that I was part of a class, not a student in isolation.Anita Galante - English language assistant, Mālaga, Spain
Bachelor of Arts (Spanish, minor in French)
I have been a nurse for 20 years, and an extramural student on and off for the last 10. I chose Massey because the distance learning curriculum offers flexibility with study during the year if I am moving around.Dave Oakes - Red Cross nurse, Afghanistan
Master of International Development
This course also fits into my lifestyle by being fully available online and by doing it via distance, I can make the move to Germany to play, and keep up my studies. By the time my football career is over, I will have my degree.Paige Satchell - Professional footballer, SC Sand, Germany
Bachelor of Sport Management
I completed the first half of my degree from Saudi Arabia. I’d been told that Massey has the best distance learning programmes.Simon Stephenson - English Instructor, Şehir University, Istanbul
Bachelor of Business (Entrepreneurship and Innovation)
As a New Zealand citizen, you will only pay domestic fees. And while you’re studying outside of New Zealand, you don’t pay GST on the programme fees or non-tuition costs. You are also eligible to apply for:
Individual situations may vary. Contact StudyLink for information about your eligibility. You can check your eligibility for fees-free study by entering your National Student Number on the Fees Free website.
Massey University has been a distance education provider for over 50 years and one in 16 New Zealanders have studied with us through distance education.
You can be confident your learning will be at the latest international standards and your qualification will be well received wherever your journey takes you after you graduate.
Massey University's reputation is supported by its international rankings, accreditations and associations. Based on QS World University Rankings, Massey is:
Studying online allows you to achieve your educational dreams while you are working, training or raising a family. Our online programmes have been designed to fit around you—watch lectures or read materials wherever you might be, at a time that is suitable to your schedule.
Massey's online learning platform, Stream, allows you to learn in a virtual classroom. Depending on your course, you could be using Stream to watch online presentations, interact with lecturers and peers, take quizzes, submit assignments and more. Stream gives you greater control of your learning by allowing you to replay or re-read lessons you’re not clear about.
Massey University offers all students a wide range of support services - from advice on choosing what to study through to confidential counselling support and career advice.
Massey’s support services can be accessed in a range of different ways including online, via email, Skype, or over the phone.
Some of these courses are free to study. They are not accredited and not recognised as formal qualifications.
The Foundations course is designed as a comprehensive introduction to oiled wildlife response for anyone interested in learning more or helping in a response.
Free online courses in Te Reo Māori and Tikanga Māori.
Join us on a guided journey of learning to deepen your understanding and awareness of Māori knowledge.