Entrepreneurship and innovation

Research

New Zealand needs people to behave in an entrepreneurial way so that our country can shape change, rather than merely reacting to what’s already out there. Business research and education can help create opportunities, start new ventures and make new enterprises grow.

Research

Meet our graduates

Services

Assistance for startups

The e-centre offers programmes for business to help connect you to networks and fast-forward your business plan. Offers entrepreneurship coaching and co-working space for start-ups.

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Business development - Food Innovation

If you are an individual or business looking for advice, consultancy or to commission research in any area of food science, food technology or the business of food, please contact Food Innovation. The team have extensive food industry experience and can help with everything from brainstorming concepts to small production trials. We can connect you with the relevant Massey University expertise, services and facilities and/or project manage your project.

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Opportunities for students

Business internship

Many of our business qualifications offer an internship course or work placement as part of your study. You could get the opportunity to work in a company on a live project and apply the skills you are learning. This is invaluable experience, looks great on your CV and gives you great contacts in industry.

Business internship

Go Innovate

An ideas competition run annually to help Massey University students develop great products and services with commercial potential. It is run across Massey's three campuses in Auckland, Palmerston North and Wellington.

Go Innovate

Massey University Student Enterprise club

The Massey University Student Enterprise club is for current students interested in innovation and creativity, idea generation and enterprise development.

Massey University Student Enterprise club

Starting Blocks

Starting Blocks is a two-day intensive course designed to help Massey University students rapidly define and validate their business ideas. Run by the e-centre in Auckland.

Starting Blocks

Departments and staff

Find out more about the departments and staff involved in entrepreneurship at Massey.

Initiatives

Auckland skyline

Grow North

Massey University, Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) and BNZ are working together to develop a smart innovation district in Auckland North. The leaders have brought together a group representing Auckland North school principals, academics, researchers, entrepreneurs, accelerating businesses, mature industry, local body, investors and business groups.

Grow North

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