Reliance Industries
3.5 of 5 317 reviews
www.ril.com Mumbai, India 5000+ Employees

Reliance Industries Reviews

Updated Apr 16, 2014
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3.5 317 reviews

                             

88% Approve of the CEO

Reliance Industries Chairman and Managing Director Mukesh D. Ambani

Mukesh D. Ambani

(212 ratings)

70% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "Fast growth Recognition of work moderate work-life balance no politics"
    in 10 reviews
  • "learning opportunities are ample due to diversity"
    in 16 reviews
Cons:
  • "Having said all the good things one thing which can have improvement is work life balance"
    in 21 reviews
  • "HR policies are not at all favorable to employees, working hours are too long"
    in 20 reviews
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Good Learning curve

Operations Manager (Former Employee)
Sugar Land, TX

I worked at Reliance Industries

ProsNot good Experiences as far as middle level management.

ConsGood to start with and is a good brand name.

Advice to Senior ManagementMore training

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IT associate

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Reliance Industries full-time

ProsBrand Name .Good infrastructure .Get a chance to for hands on of latest technology

ConsBureaucratic , growth confined to the given area of expertise. 6 day work week

Advice to Senior ManagementFairness should prevail in giving appraisals and incentives

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Don't go if you are not going for Core jobs

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Reliance Industries

ProsDon't go if you are not going for Core jobs

ConsDon't go if you are not going for Core jobs. No work life balance

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Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Reliance Industries

Pros1) world class infrastructure
2) quick decisions
3) good financial acumen and strength
4) they don't fire unless serious situation

Cons1) slow growth
2) technical abilities not respected
3) less pay comapred to international peers although everything else is world class

Advice to Senior Management1) give young employees space to grow
2) give less importance to senior management and consultants who are not technically competent

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Satisfied

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Reliance Industries

ProsFlexi-timings,5 day work week, get good hands on experience

ConsLot of politics, Hierachical dissimilarity,

Advice to Senior ManagementAll the best

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

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Good for 1 year

Manager (Former Employee)
Mumbai (India)

I worked at Reliance Industries full-time for more than a year

Pros-Very good for freshers
-Very interesting to work at reliance
-If working for longer hours, can benefit you more
-Good learning curve in the starting 1 year
-Work -life balance is moderate, depends on your job role
-Other employees and peers are informative
-Work pressure is moderate, depends, some-days it can be high also.

Cons-Please don't expect anything from the company for salary increment
-Less training opportunities once on-the-job
-Companies policies are not transparent

Advice to Senior ManagementMake the company policies more transparent,making it a good place to develop all employees.

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

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Good company to start your career with.

Investor Relations Manager (Current Employee)
Mumbai (India)

I have been working at Reliance Industries full-time for more than 3 years

ProsOne will always find something new on hand.

ConsPays less as compared to the globally recognised companies of India.

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

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ok

GET (From IIT) (Current Employee)
Dahej (India)

I have been working at Reliance Industries full-time for less than a year

ProsGood savings, college like environment in hostel,

ConsRemote Location, no work satisfaction, politics, extra work in projects

Advice to Senior Managementwork on infrastructure

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

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Okay

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Reliance Industries

Prosgood working environment. globally recognized company. Has a great orientation program. training modules are decent. you will get noticed if you work really hard.

Constoo much work pressure. does not have freedom to implement individual ideas. performance reward scheme is not at all transparent. Pay package is not that good, if you compare with global standard.

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Good for freshers!

IT Associate (Current Employee)
Mumbai (India)

I have been working at Reliance Industries full-time for more than 3 years

Proslot to learn for freshers.
will learn in and out about development.

ConsNo system driven approach
has it's own standards

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

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