University of Waterloo - Excellent place for graduate studies | Glassdoor
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"Excellent place for graduate studies"

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Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Waterloo, ON (Canada)
Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Waterloo, ON (Canada)
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I have been working at University of Waterloo full-time (More than a year)

Pros

Very nice people and professors. Very promising career opportunities. The experience here greatly depends on your supervisor, but in general most of them are very helpful. You can always talk to their former students.

Cons

The city of waterloo is a little bit boring, go to UoT if possible.

Other Employee Reviews for University of Waterloo

  1. "Great graduate school for software engineering"

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    Former Employee - Graduate Student in Waterloo, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Graduate Student in Waterloo, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at University of Waterloo full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    The University of Waterloo does some great research in software engineering. The community of graduate students and professors is great.

    Cons

    The graduate labs and facilities at UW leave a lot to be desired. UW does not have the most inspiring campus.


  2. "Great Educational Institute with powerful connections in the industry"

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    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Waterloo, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Waterloo, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Waterloo full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    1. Provides great help to get their gradates into high profile jobs.
    2. Has powerful connections in industry.
    3. Has strong research infrastructure.

    Cons

    1. has weak teaching infrastructure.
    2. Administration works takes forever to go through.

    Advice to Management

    Hire people in the admin sector that actually like their job and don't delay work just because they can!

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