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Nanyang Technological University Reviews

Updated May 15, 2017
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  • far from city location, crowded canteen (in 8 reviews)

  • Limited salary and career progression (in 14 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (7)

    "Good school to do research, but not for long term career"

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    Former Employee - Project Officer in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - Project Officer in Los Angeles, CA

    I worked at Nanyang Technological University (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Relax and easy-going
    Good salary in Singapore R&D standard
    Flexibility in life

    Cons

    Lack of long term development and improvement
    If you plan to become famous professor or researcher in internationally recognized institute, better leave NTU for others


  2. "Computer Science Undergrad Intern"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Excellent Facility, never been to a more wonderful university

    Cons

    The climate is very erratic, so always carry an umbrella

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work, kudos on the global ranking


  3. "Good place to work"

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    Former Employee - Research Fellow
    Former Employee - Research Fellow
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    good benefit and working environment, good administrative and management team, encouraging multidisciplinary research and start up company

    Cons

    lower salary as compared to national university of singapore, lack of stability of the job. all the research work are contract based


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  5. "Fantastic"

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    Current Employee - Research Fellow
    Current Employee - Research Fellow

    I have been working at Nanyang Technological University full-time

    Pros

    Perfect, you should experience there

    Cons

    You should work hard to maintain your status


  6. "Nice Environment, Good work-life balance"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Nanyang Technological University full-time

    Pros

    Good work-life balance, friendly colleagues

    Cons

    Employment is on contract basis

    Advice to Management

    Nil


  7. "MBA Student"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Nanyang Technological University full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great university with wide resources, nice professors, many libraries.

    Cons

    Too many free style people to participate in the class making many time wasted.

    Advice to Management

    Implement some control on free style students.


  8. "Undergraduate"

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    Current Employee - Student in Singapore (Singapore)
    Current Employee - Student in Singapore (Singapore)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Nanyang Technological University full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good Environment, nice facilities, large campus

    Cons

    Food price is increasing, as well as accommodation

    Advice to Management

    N.A.


  9. "Experimental investigation of the performance of Darrieus Wind Turbine with Trapped vortex Airfoil"

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    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

    I worked at Nanyang Technological University as an intern

    Pros

    Working at ERIAN@NTU with a team is a good experience. The encouragement and support they have given is unforgettable.

    Cons

    In the part of the experiment we needed few equipment which we couldn't install due to space constraint


  10. "Great Place For Junior Faculty"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Professor
    Current Employee - Assistant Professor
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Nanyang Technological University full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Young University
    Energetic work force
    Nice campus environment
    Good Industry partnerships

    Cons

    Nothing much to complain about

    Advice to Management

    Great Leadership at top level


  11. Helpful (1)

    "Good place to work and learn"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Singapore (Singapore)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Singapore (Singapore)
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    good colleague, good environment, good food, good opportunity

    Cons

    did not find any


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