Diploma in Agriculture

What is it like?

The Massey University Diploma of Agriculture is available from the Telford Campus of the Southern Institute of Technology.

The Diploma programme benefits from Massey’s world leading expertise and research and is delivered by the leading agricultural teaching staff at Telford Campus of the Southern Institute of Technology.

It is a foundation programme delivering an experience for students new to the agricultural sector. It offers agricultural employees the opportunity to understand the high-tech solutions being used to ensure profitability and sustainability in agri-businesses today.

Study topics include: Animal Production and Health, Pasture and Crop Production, Soil Productivity, Farm and Industry Studies, Farm Management, Animal Production, Farm Production Systems and Agricultural Engineering.

The diploma is available full-time, over two semesters, and part-time.

To Enrol

Call Telford Campus of the Southern Institute of Technology on +64 3 419 0300.


The Diploma of Agriculture is an excellent programme for people interested in farming jobs.

  • Shepherd
  • Farm Assistant
  • Farm Manager
  • Sharemilker
  • Equity Partner
  • Livestock Agent
  • Fertiliser Rep
  • Sales Rep

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