You will dig into every aspect of agriculture. That includes pastures, crops, animal and soil sciences, economics, agribusiness. and the influence of Government policies, regulations and Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations. You will learn about future and present issues in the industry and gain skills in the use of technology in agriculture. Disciplines like engineering, physics, chemistry and biology are also an important part of gaining a broad understanding of the primary industries.
Experience before you graduate
Industry experience is integrated into this degree. You’ll be able to experience and analyse real-world scenarios while you are studying. We align this programme with what employers are looking for – globally. Most agriculture students secure employment before they graduate.
One of the best things about this degree is the variety of study. You’ll learn about animals and agriculture, soils and pasture, be introduced to agribusiness and decision-making skills. You’ll also study economics, chemistry, physics and ecology.
As part of this Bachelor of Agricultural Science programme at Massey University, you’ll need to do at least 26 weeks of full-time work. This is usually done during the summer when work is readily available on farms and with rural businesses.
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Economics for Business
- Livestock Production Science
- Plants for Agriculture and Horticulture
- Policy, Regulation and Government in Primary Industry
- Engineering Principles in Food and Fibre Production
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesEconomics Agriculture View 14 other Masters in Economics in New Zealand
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- For most undergraduate level programmes, the minimum academic entry requirement is successful completion of a qualification equivalent to the New Zealand Year 13 - NCEA Level 3 University Entrance.
- International students who have previously studied at a New Zealand secondary school should refer to the secondary school requirements section.
- International students who have completed 3 x B at level 5 or 6 passes in the New Zealand Diploma of Business may apply for entry into a Bachelor's programme
International23616 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 23616 USD per year during 36 months.
National5079 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5079 USD per year during 36 months.
- Domestic students: $7,258.90
- International students: $33,770.00
Living costs for Auckland
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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