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Massey University ranked 4th in New Zealand and 452nd in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 100 in 10 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Massey University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 27,291 publications and 867,278 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 139 notable alumni .

Rank Ranking
#452 of 14,134 In the World
#23 of 59 In Oceania
#4 of 8 In New Zealand
#21 of 1,008 For Veterinary
#25 of 1,002 For Animal Science
#44 of 1,513 For Nutrition and Food Science
#928 of 7,351 For Alumni Impact
#437 of 14,134 For Non-academic Prominence
Top100 For 7 other topics

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Biology

Massey University ranked 3rd for Biology in New Zealand and 338th in the World with 7,271 publications made and 314,843 citations received. Main research topics: Animal Science, Nutrition and Food Science, Agricultural Science, Biochemistry, Botany.

Rank Ranking
#3 of 8 In New Zealand
#11 of 51 In Oceania
#338 of 4,497 In the World

Massey University
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 76 97
1992 30 84
1993 40 128
1994 69 150
1995 58 75
1996 99 231
1997 113 219
1998 105 240
1999 132 422
2000 145 559
2001 129 453
2002 136 401
2003 146 844
2004 177 597
2005 193 688
2006 197 909
2007 232 2092
2008 249 1247
2009 226 1137
2010 312 1278
2011 334 1356
2012 325 1285
2013 301 1296
2014 331 1796
2015 311 1338
2016 368 1239
2017 316 1241
2018 271 732
2019 344 1123
2020 364 913
2021 435 565
Speciality New Zealand rank Oceania rank World rank
Animal Science 1 1 25
Nutrition and Food Science 1 1 44
Biotechnology 1 3 68
Agricultural Science 1 6 69
Botany 1 8 110
Evolutionary Biology 3 11 144
Horticulture 1 6 149
Zoology 3 15 159
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 3 17 165
Microbiology 2 10 258
Forestry 3 19 284
Paleontology 6 23 337
Genetics 3 14 348
Biochemistry 3 13 375
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 4 29 408
Virology 2 14 412
Biophysics 3 16 459
Toxicology 3 18 462
Entomology 5 24 502
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 3 17 508
Immunology 3 17 578
Molecular Biology 3 17 698
Astrobiology 7 27 912
Nanotechnology 5 25 1013
Pharmacology 4 30 1214
Oncology and Cancer research 3 30 1267

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Massey University ranked 4th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in New Zealand and 264th in the World with 5,857 publications made and 148,008 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Sociology, Political Science, Communications and Public Relations, Education Majors.

Rank Ranking
#4 of 8 In New Zealand
#24 of 51 In Oceania
#264 of 5,074 In the World

Massey University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 32 15
1992 5 6
1993 13 9
1994 22 46
1995 21 16
1996 47 50
1997 61 107
1998 49 91
1999 78 88
2000 87 176
2001 87 124
2002 74 147
2003 119 250
2004 121 406
2005 157 380
2006 155 543
2007 184 555
2008 227 766
2009 206 586
2010 276 1120
2011 314 650
2012 272 685
2013 255 704
2014 315 733
2015 298 1623
2016 376 1117
2017 344 863
2018 316 641
2019 294 475
2020 355 762
2021 476 554

Medicine

Massey University ranked 3rd for Medicine in New Zealand and 525th in the World with 5,374 publications made and 176,717 citations received. Main research topics: Veterinary, Public Health, Anatomy and Physiology, Health Science, Physical Therapy.

Rank Ranking
#3 of 8 In New Zealand
#22 of 50 In Oceania
#525 of 4,740 In the World

Massey University
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 40 34
1992 6 18
1993 18 40
1994 38 77
1995 40 28
1996 51 61
1997 54 77
1998 71 146
1999 87 151
2000 102 244
2001 67 196
2002 95 241
2003 94 286
2004 136 454
2005 146 429
2006 135 542
2007 172 774
2008 183 604
2009 184 692
2010 205 1005
2011 232 794
2012 247 718
2013 248 933
2014 278 896
2015 245 2664
2016 335 1215
2017 289 740
2018 262 519
2019 265 578
2020 324 759
2021 367 310
Speciality New Zealand rank Oceania rank World rank
Veterinary 1 1 21
Social Work 2 12 88
Public Health 3 21 213
Forensic Science 3 20 224
Nursing 4 31 268
Sports / Exercise science 4 24 274
Gerontology 3 21 296
Occupational Therapy 5 29 317
Healthcare Management (MHA) 3 26 325
Physical Therapy 4 25 329
Epidemiology 3 18 335
Clinical Psychology 3 24 342
Anatomy and Physiology 3 14 380
Sports Medicine 4 29 392
Respiratory Therapy 3 18 394
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 4 29 408
Virology 2 14 412
Psychiatry 4 27 440
Anesthesiology 3 13 459
Toxicology 3 18 462
Audiology 4 27 473
Pathology 3 14 543
Health Science 4 33 545
Family medicine 3 31 550
Immunology 3 17 578
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 3 22 600
Surgery 3 18 673
Urology 3 15 688
Orthodontics 4 19 726
Pediatrics 5 29 755
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 5 35 801
Cardiology 5 27 802
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 3 15 822
Critical Care Nursing 4 33 830
Pharmacy 6 27 846
Dentistry 3 20 854
Sonography and Ultrasound 5 25 866
Biomedical Engineering 5 28 904
Optometry 5 36 926
Ophthalmology 3 22 979
Pharmacology 4 30 1214
Oncology and Cancer research 3 30 1267

Environmental Science

Massey University ranked 4th for Environmental Science in New Zealand and 231st in the World with 3,899 publications made and 165,842 citations received. Main research topics: Ecology, Agricultural Science, Geography and Cartography, Geology, Environmental Management.

Rank Ranking
#4 of 8 In New Zealand
#19 of 51 In Oceania
#231 of 4,025 In the World

Massey University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 35 21
1992 13 38
1993 14 24
1994 17 97
1995 26 29
1996 65 156
1997 55 154
1998 45 135
1999 70 234
2000 56 115
2001 68 231
2002 75 309
2003 93 414
2004 88 336
2005 92 238
2006 112 363
2007 126 1302
2008 175 774
2009 134 480
2010 169 668
2011 169 919
2012 187 750
2013 166 937
2014 231 886
2015 220 882
2016 223 921
2017 202 626
2018 134 427
2019 150 610
2020 189 548
2021 229 377

Chemistry

Massey University ranked 3rd for Chemistry in New Zealand and 624th in the World with 3,298 publications made and 144,782 citations received. Main research topics: Nutrition and Food Science, Biochemistry, Materials Science, Petrology and Geochemistry, Environmental Chemistry.

Rank Ranking
#3 of 8 In New Zealand
#20 of 50 In Oceania
#624 of 4,319 In the World

Massey University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 41 70
1992 24 30
1993 18 41
1994 37 95
1995 31 43
1996 60 112
1997 47 79
1998 48 170
1999 49 154
2000 55 243
2001 52 125
2002 71 233
2003 58 279
2004 68 315
2005 79 301
2006 97 421
2007 125 783
2008 117 513
2009 116 457
2010 134 732
2011 152 495
2012 139 527
2013 156 775
2014 160 850
2015 127 371
2016 165 642
2017 128 491
2018 116 300
2019 144 717
2020 148 401
2021 170 250
Speciality New Zealand rank Oceania rank World rank
Nutrition and Food Science 1 1 44
Biochemical Engineering 1 6 212
Petrology and Geochemistry 5 20 273
Environmental Chemistry 1 11 285
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 2 9 311
Biochemistry 3 13 375
Computational Chemistry 4 18 654
Radiochemistry 3 17 730
Chemical Engineering 2 19 755
Physical chemistry 4 17 795
Organic Chemistry 4 21 824
Pharmacy 6 27 846
Inorganic Chemistry 5 26 851
Nanotechnology 5 25 1013
Materials Science 6 28 1276

Business

Massey University ranked 3rd for Business in New Zealand and 201st in the World with 3,264 publications made and 94,722 citations received. Main research topics: Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance, Marketing, Management Information Systems, Accounting.

Rank Ranking
#3 of 8 In New Zealand
#20 of 49 In Oceania
#201 of 4,004 In the World

Massey University
Business Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 7 13
1992 4 5
1993 11 4
1994 16 8
1995 12 6
1996 42 88
1997 33 74
1998 30 45
1999 48 47
2000 51 170
2001 57 95
2002 62 283
2003 74 166
2004 82 191
2005 117 241
2006 122 428
2007 165 465
2008 156 457
2009 162 353
2010 188 790
2011 172 365
2012 147 435
2013 123 355
2014 180 337
2015 163 426
2016 175 564
2017 161 486
2018 147 520
2019 134 240
2020 164 420
2021 203 243

Engineering

Massey University ranked 3rd for Engineering in New Zealand and 650th in the World with 2,532 publications made and 86,848 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Automation and Control engineering, Human-Computer Interaction, Chemical Engineering, Biotechnology.

Rank Ranking
#3 of 8 In New Zealand
#22 of 49 In Oceania
#650 of 4,626 In the World

Massey University
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 9 4
1992 12 4
1993 11 4
1994 16 50
1995 15 21
1996 31 49
1997 24 50
1998 26 20
1999 30 41
2000 50 105
2001 45 79
2002 75 195
2003 48 145
2004 63 166
2005 81 186
2006 103 258
2007 92 1199
2008 133 474
2009 87 181
2010 127 436
2011 128 374
2012 113 329
2013 105 405
2014 130 343
2015 118 455
2016 164 412
2017 140 257
2018 116 438
2019 107 255
2020 110 229
2021 114 142

Computer Science

Massey University ranked 6th for Computer Science in New Zealand and 592nd in the World with 2,458 publications made and 53,863 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Management Information Systems, Multimedia, Bioinformatics and Computational biology, Computer Vision.

Rank Ranking
#6 of 8 In New Zealand
#27 of 50 In Oceania
#592 of 4,394 In the World

Massey University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 3 3
1992 3 2
1993 14 5
1994 7 5
1995 14 9
1996 30 24
1997 18 16
1998 29 30
1999 19 22
2000 54 38
2001 45 36
2002 74 129
2003 53 99
2004 80 194
2005 115 135
2006 105 261
2007 100 256
2008 140 194
2009 107 243
2010 120 168
2011 114 159
2012 126 284
2013 93 198
2014 109 837
2015 108 365
2016 125 311
2017 119 214
2018 113 509
2019 111 289
2020 130 464
2021 135 242

Psychology

Massey University ranked 5th for Psychology in New Zealand and 351st in the World with 2,270 publications made and 82,228 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Education Majors, Child Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Psychiatry.

Rank Ranking
#5 of 8 In New Zealand
#26 of 49 In Oceania
#351 of 3,654 In the World

Massey University
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 6 7
1992 6 8
1993 6 11
1994 10 17
1995 13 7
1996 32 61
1997 27 54
1998 27 70
1999 32 73
2000 40 158
2001 49 76
2002 33 74
2003 45 141
2004 56 317
2005 61 134
2006 64 344
2007 79 363
2008 97 499
2009 82 339
2010 113 811
2011 125 371
2012 118 263
2013 123 536
2014 119 440
2015 117 326
2016 129 430
2017 138 238
2018 100 221
2019 90 167
2020 105 190
2021 131 171
Speciality New Zealand rank Oceania rank World rank
Social Work 2 12 88
Education Majors 3 20 106
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology 2 14 172
Special Education 4 30 279
Social Psychology 5 25 283
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 6 31 303
Occupational Therapy 5 29 317
Clinical Psychology 3 24 342
Sexology 6 29 363
Child Psychology 5 27 389
Psychiatry 4 27 440
Cognitive Science 5 26 470

Economics

Massey University ranked 2nd for Economics in New Zealand and 228th in the World with 1,766 publications made and 47,398 citations received. Main research topics: Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance, Development Studies, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Political Economy.

Rank Ranking
#2 of 8 In New Zealand
#17 of 50 In Oceania
#228 of 3,039 In the World

Massey University
Economics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 10 3
1992 3 0
1993 4 2
1994 7 5
1995 4 2
1996 7 5
1997 14 8
1998 19 32
1999 28 87
2000 25 68
2001 33 28
2002 35 128
2003 44 116
2004 40 37
2005 53 105
2006 57 93
2007 82 206
2008 70 286
2009 102 300
2010 94 857
2011 76 102
2012 73 155
2013 58 271
2014 107 190
2015 78 181
2016 93 147
2017 94 196
2018 92 155
2019 72 158
2020 98 158
2021 153 257

Mathematics

Massey University ranked 3rd for Mathematics in New Zealand and 368th in the World with 1,239 publications made and 38,595 citations received. Main research topics: Statistics, Math Teachers, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Actuarial Science, Applied Mathematics.

Rank Ranking
#3 of 8 In New Zealand
#21 of 48 In Oceania
#368 of 3,376 In the World

Massey University
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 4 3
1992 2 1
1993 3 1
1994 8 7
1995 7 3
1996 19 43
1997 13 23
1998 26 40
1999 21 30
2000 29 68
2001 26 30
2002 24 109
2003 19 75
2004 40 130
2005 45 68
2006 42 87
2007 61 220
2008 51 151
2009 52 106
2010 65 307
2011 42 229
2012 62 82
2013 38 295
2014 58 169
2015 64 203
2016 72 231
2017 69 251
2018 53 151
2019 49 74
2020 62 90
2021 68 81
Speciality New Zealand rank Oceania rank World rank
Math Teachers 3 20 215
Statistics 3 13 219
Actuarial Science 3 18 282
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 4 18 344
Applied Mathematics 3 17 537
Operations Research 5 24 563
Blockchain and Cryptography 3 24 717

Art & Design

Massey University ranked 6th for Art & Design in New Zealand and 332nd in the World with 883 publications made and 15,619 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, Creative Writing, Aesthetics, UX/UI Desgin, Art History.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and heavily biased on art-related topics towards institutions with computer science profiles.

Rank Ranking
#6 of 8 In New Zealand
#26 of 48 In Oceania
#332 of 2,699 In the World

Massey University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 6 0
1992 1 0
1993 6 4
1994 0 0
1995 3 3
1996 9 1
1997 10 5
1998 15 3
1999 5 1
2000 17 5
2001 25 24
2002 25 12
2003 24 10
2004 34 32
2005 27 35
2006 47 103
2007 24 16
2008 38 18
2009 34 39
2010 53 135
2011 48 88
2012 38 27
2013 33 45
2014 30 632
2015 37 54
2016 37 43
2017 60 34
2018 33 77
2019 50 38
2020 46 66
2021 48 35
Speciality New Zealand rank Oceania rank World rank
Cinematography 4 20 184
Creative Writing 4 24 211
Multimedia 4 17 223
Graphic Design 4 20 253
UX/UI Desgin 4 14 255
Art History 4 18 255
Aesthetics 5 26 259
Music 5 22 263
Fashion Design 5 26 266
Entertainment Industry Business 5 27 297
Literature 6 27 463
Interior Design 5 24 467
Game Design and Development 6 28 481
Singing and Vocal Performance 7 30 538
Animation 6 25 549
Performing arts 7 39 677
Computer Graphics 6 26 750
Photography 7 34 795
Illustration and Concept Art 5 32 811
Architecture 7 32 971
Landscape Architecture 7 36 993

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Massey University

Speciality New Zealand Oceania World Rank
Atomic and Molecular physics 3 17 576
Quantum and Particle physics 5 17 619
Astrophysics and Astronomy 5 22 675
Condensed Matter Physics 3 18 866
Physics 6 27 1017