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Novartis Overview

Basel (Switzerland)
10000+ employees
1996
Company - Public (NVS)
Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
$10+ billion (USD) per year
Unknown
Novartis has been aggressive in attacking illnesses on multiple fronts, including pharmaceuticals, vaccines, and consumer health. Its largest division, Pharmaceuticals, develops and manufactures prescription drugs for blood pressure, cancer, and other ailments ... Read more

Novartis Reviews

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    I worked at Novartis full-time

    Pros

    very diverse you will fit right in.

    Cons

    hours can be long to maintain.

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Novartis Photos

Novartis photo of: Frank Gehry Building - Campus
Novartis photo of: Novartis Pharmaceuticals Factory (Photo thanks to Geograph user Anthony Parkes, Some Rights Reserved)
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Novartis photo of: Novartis Institutes of Biomedical Research Campus Expansion 2016
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Novartis Interviews

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    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Novartis.

    Interview

    It is based on the 6 core values of Novartis. It is a 30 minute interview process with 2-3 behavioral questions followed by 5-10 minutes of questions to the interviewer.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me a time when you had a conflict with your team member and how did you solve it.   Answer Question
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Novartis Awards & Accolades

  • 25 Best Multinational Companies to Work For (in Latin America), Great Place to Work Institute, 2012
  • Most Admired Companies in Research Science, Black Engineer & Information Technology, 2010
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