ecentre exposes students to a unique professional environment — helping them gain valuable hands-on experience and knowledge, essential to growing a sustainable enterprise.


Programmes for students and staff

Go Innovate!

Our Go Innovate! ideas competition encourages Massey University students to develop great products and services with commercial potential.  

Starting Blocks

Starting Blocks is a two-day intensive course designed to help Massey University students rapidly define and validate their business ideas. 

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Sprint Foundation (ME) Online

If you have a business idea that you're ready to bring to life, apply for  the online Sprint Foundation (Massey Edition) programme. 


Grand Idea Competition

Get your ideas flowing no matter where you are. This is an online ideas competition with pathways to support that could bring your idea to life!

Enterprise & Innovation Workshop

Especially tailored for post-graduates and faculty, learn transferrable entrepreneurial skills that can provide a path to research impact and funding.


Impact Challenge

The Impact Challenge 2019 is your opportunity to tackle some of the most significant problems facing us today, as outlined in the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.


Our Alumni


Chris Pescott has been recognised by Deloitte Fast 50 NZ, and has twice been an EY Entrepreneur of the Year finalist.

He's also a Massey University graduate, a successful founder, and an alumnus of ecentre.