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Edinburgh Napier University Reviews

Updated Sep 12, 2019

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  1. "Edinburgh Napier University Review Headline"

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    Former Employee - Student in

    I worked at Edinburgh Napier University full-time

    Pros

    Great environment with respectful personnel and amazing resources for students

    Cons

    Can't find something negative to say

    Edinburgh Napier University2019-09-12
  2. "Easy job"

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    Former Employee - Student Ambassador in Edinburgh, Scotland
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    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Edinburgh Napier University part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    easy to do not too busy

    Cons

    the tasks are too simple

    Edinburgh Napier University2019-09-10
  3. Helpful (1)

    "A great job"

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    Former Employee - Senior Lecturer in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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    I worked at Edinburgh Napier University full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Talented and lively colleagues and students. Tremendous freedom to pursue your own interests.

    Cons

    Teaching is always difficult, exhausting and sometimes frustrating. Research is always difficult, exhausting and sometimes frustrating.

    Edinburgh Napier University2018-02-16
  4. "Very good"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Edinburgh Napier University full-time

    Pros

    Very good place to study

    Cons

    Can’t really think of any

    Edinburgh Napier University2018-01-13
  5. Helpful (1)

    "Digital Media Designer Internship"

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    Former Employee - Digital Media Designer in Edinburgh, Scotland
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    I worked at Edinburgh Napier University part-time

    Pros

    Flexible working hours, a lot of opportunities to interact and collaborate with colleagues from other countries and departments and be involved in various projects.

    Cons

    I don't have any cons about the Edinburgh Napier University

    Edinburgh Napier University2017-07-15
  6. "Napier University review"

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    Financial Services in Edinburgh, Scotland
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    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Edinburgh Napier University

    Pros

    The Head of the Financial Services Malcolm Pettigrew is very professional, kind and understanding. He takes the well being of his employees seriously and does everything to ensure that everyone feels appreciated. The team is very supportive. A lot of opportunities for professional development.

    Cons

    No disadvantages. Perhaps the weather;)

    Edinburgh Napier University2017-04-02
  7. "Excellent"

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    Research Associate in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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    I have been working at Edinburgh Napier University

    Pros

    Nice work environment, significant opportunity to progress academic career

    Cons

    Bad Coffee, bad canteen food

    Advice to Management

    Generally good in comparison to other Edinburgh based universities

    Edinburgh Napier University2017-03-23
  8. "meaningful"

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    School of Computing Lecturer in Edinburgh, Scotland
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    Positive Outlook
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    I have been working at Edinburgh Napier University

    Pros

    great to be in a supportive environment where sharing knowledge is the currency.

    Cons

    no staff room, in School of Computing

    Edinburgh Napier University2017-01-24
  9. "Good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Principal Research Fellow in Merchiston
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    Positive Outlook
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    I have been working at Edinburgh Napier University full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The Merchiston campus is situated at a nice position easy to get to city centre and travel from the train station.The buildings are well maintained and clean. The teaching and research activities are going well, and you can get help easily.

    Cons

    University parking is an issue.

    Advice to Management

    Need to attract more fundings to improve laboratory facilities and wisely use the available space

    Edinburgh Napier University2017-01-20
  10. "ENU Student Ambassador review"

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    Student Ambassador in Edinburgh, Scotland
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    I have been working at Edinburgh Napier University for more than a year

    Pros

    Best student pay and wide range of responsibilities available!

    Cons

    None really! Apart from some roles that are not particularly interesting, but it depends on what projects you take on!

    Edinburgh Napier University2016-07-10
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