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Updated April 19, 2015
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  1. Nice

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at National University of Singapore

    Recommends
    Recommends

    Pros

    Good facility, Nice research labs

    Cons

    Singapore is damn costly, Nice

    Advice to Management

    none

  2. Diverse working relationship across functional unit

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at National University of Singapore full-time

    Positive Outlook
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Conducive environment for learning and personal growth.

    Cons

    Some office culture lack of good people management manager.

  3. 4 year experience in NUS

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at National University of Singapore

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    good equipment facilities, good environment, strong research faculty and lab group... Enjoyed the 4 year Ph.D years here

    Cons

    Salary a little bit low compared to the rising performance, especially in house rent. Working hours generally long

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  5. Good place to do research

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at National University of Singapore

    Pros

    Top research facilities, very collegiate environment.

    Cons

    Not extremely relaxed, people are there to work.

    Advice to Management

    No big complaints.

  6. PHD

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at National University of Singapore full-time

    Pros

    National University of Singapore (NUS), a good place to study.

    Cons

    a good place to study.

  7. Excellent environment with great benefits

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    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor

    I worked at National University of Singapore as a contractor (More than a year)

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Access to the brightest minds from, living in and traveling through Singapore. Regular training courses allowed for continual employee improvement.

    Cons

    Very structured salary and performance review felt stifling.

  8. Good compensation

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at National University of Singapore part-time (Less than a year)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    The staff and colleagues were friendly, willing to help, and provide a learning platform. The environment was encouraging for growth and learning.

    Cons

    The job scope was stagnant after a while. Facing the same team of people every day might not be everyone's choice.

  9. one year master experience

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at National University of Singapore

    Pros

    high ranking university with good facilities, funny prof, the module really help me to become a team player

    Cons

    lots of avtivities are hold after 6pm, that we can not join because of having class

  10. one of the best local universities besides Singapore management university

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at National University of Singapore

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    comprehensive, good mix of local and overseas researchers and students

    Cons

    spaces too congested and hilly

    Advice to Management

    open their university accommodation to researchers from other universities as well as research institutions such as ASTAR or DSTA

  11. Good place for work

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    Current Employee - Research Assistant
    Current Employee - Research Assistant

    I have been working at National University of Singapore full-time (Less than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Beautiful campus, all kinds of facilities available at very low prices. Nice working environment and staff.

    Cons

    A little bit crowded, wouldn't be a con if you prefer to be among people.

    Advice to Management

    Keep the good work!

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