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IIT Bombay Reviews

Updated March 3, 2017
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  • No cons as such, it was overall an excellent experience (in 8 reviews)

  • people with ''contacts" have a secure working environment and growth prospect (in 4 reviews)

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  1. "Great learning"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    Pros

    If utilize properly then it has great learning opportunity

    Cons

    Accommodation is difficult for staff.


  2. "My experience at IIT Bombay"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    1. Excellent campus and work environment.
    2. Ample on-site accomodation options available through on-campus hostels.
    3. Valuable learning opportunity for people seeking work experience.

    Cons

    Commuting to and from IIT Bombay was a problem; the nearest local railway station is a 20-minute walk away and it was on a different line than the one my house is near, hence I had to catch the bus.

    Advice to Management

    Please stop with the repeated and unnecessary renovations around the campus. Also, while the accomodation was good, I believe that it could be made better by funding the hostels more.


  3. "Internship"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Good exposure of new cutting edge technology and there research

    Cons

    Tedious Documentation, Bad hostel rooms

    Advice to Management

    NA


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  5. "best places"

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    Former Employee - Research Associate in Tallahassee, FL
    Former Employee - Research Associate in Tallahassee, FL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at IIT Bombay (More than a year)

    Pros

    nice work environment, beautiful campus, home for innovative ideas

    Cons

    long and irregular working hours

    Advice to Management

    its good


  6. "External Student"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    positive atmosphere with a room for creativity and lots of ideas.

    Cons

    improve the canteen and food quality

    Advice to Management

    keep it up


  7. "Working at IITB"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Lots of learning in a conservative environment

    Cons

    Not much career growth after a certain point


  8. "Amazing work"

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    Former Employee - Junior Software Developer in Boston, MA
    Former Employee - Junior Software Developer in Boston, MA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at IIT Bombay full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Work with one of the best professors in India
    Food, Living taken care of
    Awesome advantage of IITB campus

    Cons

    No concrete organization structure compared to industry
    Too much political interference in decision making


  9. "research assistant, teaching assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Ramon, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Ramon, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at IIT Bombay part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    It is a world class research institute which conducts quality research

    Cons

    sometimes monotonous and routine


  10. "Trainee"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    I worked for the FOSSEE Team at IIT Bombay. I had a great time learning and developing tool boxes for the open source software.

    Cons

    There are no cons for this job.


  11. "Student"

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    Current Employee - Student, Dual Degree in Powai, Maharashtra (India)
    Current Employee - Student, Dual Degree in Powai, Maharashtra (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Unlimited resources , mentors and guidance

    Cons

    none if you are motivated and directional

    Advice to Management

    Keep going



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