University of Edinburgh

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Current Employee - Research Associate  in  Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)
Current Employee - Research Associate in Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)

Pros

Great environment, friendly people, progressive culture, high quality colleagues, high quality students, good payment, good work life balance, good library, career service,provision of funding, recently built buildings

Cons

bad weather, The tuition will probably be high, many students which often makes it noisy,some books in the library are old, some times students aren't too efficient and they require lots of out of classroom help.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

The reputation could be much improved through the organisation of conferences

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Other reviews for University of Edinburgh

  1.  

    Nice city, good University, but several obstacles in research.

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    Former Employee - PhD Student  in  Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)
    Former Employee - PhD Student in Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)

    Pros

    The vibrant and wonderful city, the academic environment, a prestigious University.

    Cons

    Funding problems, not enough support in research.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Do not accept a PhD student if you are not able to support his/her research.

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Very good employer

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    Former Employee - Applications Consultant  in  Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)
    Former Employee - Applications Consultant in Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)

    Pros

    Great compensations and work/life balance. They care about you and your family. No stress.

    Cons

    Limited career opportunities as the structure is very stale.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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