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Current Employee - PhD Student  in  Vancouver, BC (Canada)
Current Employee - PhD Student in Vancouver, BC (Canada)

I have been working at University of British Columbia full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

UBC is very beautiful and students can learn a lot here

Cons

I don't think there are cons.

Recommends
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    I am very happy to be in UBC

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow  in  Vancouver, BC (Canada)
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow in Vancouver, BC (Canada)

    I have been working at University of British Columbia as a contractor for more than a year

    Pros

    UBC has world class faculty and research facilities.
    It is a very big university and offers all conceivable courses.
    It is located in an awesome city, Vancouver.

    Cons

    Cost of living in Vancouver is a bit high but that would be the case for any big city.

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    Research Assistant as an undergraduate engineering student

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    Former Employee - Research Assistant  in  Vancouver, BC (Canada)
    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Vancouver, BC (Canada)

    I worked at University of British Columbia as an intern for less than a year

    Pros

    - Gain undergraduate research and working experience
    - Program supported by NSERC, so position was paid
    - Get to know professors, lays ground work for graduate studies

    Cons

    - May not be as practical as co-op industry experience for engineering students
    - Pay depends on professor and program
    - Experience may also vary depending on supervisor and project undertaken

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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