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University without undergraduate students

PhD Student (Former Employee) Milton Keynes, England (UK)

ProsRelaxed environment, freedom to do research without bothering with undergraduate students.

ConsA little bit isolated, but that has some advantages too.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good Money, Good People, Good Prospects

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    I worked at The Open University full-time for more than a year

    Pros: Whilst I was there I met lovely people, the pay was great and if you enjoy the work and want to progress, there are… Cons: Personally the work I did there wasn't what I wanted for a career. The role was in a customer service, which was mostly call centre… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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    Good place to work

    Research Assistant (Current Employee) Milton Keynes, England (UK)

    I have been working at The Open University

    Pros: Very friendly, comfortable work environment, lots of opportunities to enhance… Cons: Salaries are not as competitive as commercial sector. Advice to Senior Management: Consider paying more to keep the talent around. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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