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Biocon Reviews

Updated Jun 10, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

3.8 63 reviews

93% Approve of the CEO

Biocon Chairman, Managing Director,& Founder Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

(15 ratings)

77% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Good Working Culture at all times(in 3 reviews)

  • Good exposure, learning & development of decision making abilities(in 3 reviews)


Cons
  • Better transportation for employees must be organized No work/life balance for employees(in 4 reviews)

  • Discretionary power is limited to top management(in 2 reviews)

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    Controller

    Controller (Current Employee) New York, NY

    ProsVery good company to work for. Lot of opportunities for growth.

    ConsNo budget for staff training. Need more communication from the management.

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep communication channels open.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    its not worth working below the level of senior executive especially in production.

    Executive (Current Employee) Bangalore (India)

    Prosthere are no pros as such.

    Consplenty of cons to name one, there is no good work in production for engineers.

    Advice to Senior ManagementPlease dont recruit B.E engineers for production.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Decent internship experience!

    Project Trainee (Former Employee) Bangalore (India)

    ProsLearnt a lot. People are ready to help at any time. Free food!

    ConsCompensation was low. Overall, the impression I got was that salaries weren't adequate.

    Advice to Senior ManagementAim for higher employee satisfaction.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Project Trainee

    Project Trainee (Former Employee) Bangalore (India)

    Prosgreat exposure, and pay is decent for as a project trainee, they give us hands on experience in the specific department.
    The food is amazing!

    ConsLocation sucks, its almost situated out of the city, and the timings are bad. Starts at 8 am to 6 pm. By the time you travel back home its 9:30 or 10 due to the heavy traffic.
    Some saturdays are working

    Advice to Senior ManagementChange the working hours

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Senior Executive (Former Employee) Bangalore (India)

    ProsThe overall HR team was good to work with

    ConsNeed more proactive decisions taken on time.

    Advice to Senior ManagementStrengthen the team

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    its a good experience

    DY Manager FINANCE & Accounts (Current Employee) Bangalore (India)

    Proswork atmosphere is good and quality of work life is awsome employers are friendly subordinates are obeying

    Conslow income too much work high pressure fatigue afer work overwork

    Advice to Senior Managementreduce work load and increase income

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good work environment and growth opportunities

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Bangalore (India)

    ProsOpportunities for learning are plenty

    ConsNot employee friendly as transport systems and food are horrible. Working hours can be made more flexible

    Advice to Senior ManagementTransport and food facilities are very bad

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Excellent

    Executive Production (Former Employee) Bangalore (India)

    ProsGood Working Culture at all times

    ConsNothing major to describe indetail

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    A great institute to work

    Assistant Manager (Current Employee) Bangalore (India)

    ProsBest place to learn life and technology...

    ConsSalary and carrier growth policy not encouraging..

    Advice to Senior ManagementCarrier growth and recogniton policy should be reviewed

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Not employee friendly No benefits

    Executive (Former Employee) Bangalore (India)

    ProsNo Pros, only Cons, Very bad experience

    ConsNot employee friendly No benefits or bonus

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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