• International recognition for Massey vet programme


    - 23rd best vet programme in the world

    - 6th best in the world according to employers.


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Veterinary Sciences

The School of Veterinary Science is a world leader in its field. We advance knowledge in animal health and welfare, biosecurity, conservation and sustainable productivity. We work with governments, other universities, international and national organisations and companies to improve animal and human health.


New Zealand's only veterinary degree, accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association, allows our graduates to work in many different countries. 



Our research underpins advances in New Zealand’s industry, public health, biosecurity and animal welfare. We work with leading universities and industries worldwide.


Campaign sets sights on Bovine Viral Diarrhoea
A national campaign is asking beef and dairy farmers across New Zealand to help develop frameworks for disease control of bovine viral diarrhoea...
Professor Nigel French recognised for food safety impact
Massey University Distinguished Professor Nigel French has received the Ministry for Primary Industries Award for Significant Contribution to Food...
Wildbase takes shag and penguin home
Horowhenua has two of its residents back - a black shag and a blue penguin - after treatment at Massey University's Wildbase Hospital.
More than $1m secured in HRC funding to reduce burden of leptospirosis
A Massey-led study has been awarded $1,199,841 from the latest Health Research Council of New Zealand (HRC) funding round to undertake a nationwide...


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Fax +64 6 350 5636

Head of School Professor Jon Huxley

Dean of Veterinary Sciences Dr Jenny Weston

Associate Dean of BVSc  Eloise Jillings 

Programme Director BVetTech  Mr Robert Sawicki


School of Veterinary Science
College of Sciences
Massey University
Private Bag 11 222
Palmerston North


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