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National Technical University of Athens Reviews

Updated July 25, 2017
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  1. "Opportunities"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New Britain, CT
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New Britain, CT
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    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at National Technical University of Athens part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    The opportunities for gaining more knowledge are great. You can progress without moving away from being technical as I have seen in some other universities.

    Cons

    Teams need to collaborate more. It could benefit the University.


  2. "Researcher"

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    Current Employee - Researcher in Athens (Greece)
    Current Employee - Researcher in Athens (Greece)

    I have been working at National Technical University of Athens full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    I liked to work with some creative people.

    Cons

    Money is important.No one is going to work for free.

  3. "Civil Engineering student"

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    Former Employee - Civil Engineer in Kalamata, Peloponnese (Greece)
    Former Employee - Civil Engineer in Kalamata, Peloponnese (Greece)

    I worked at National Technical University of Athens full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Top-notch learning environment and level of study.

    Cons

    Cited in a country with blurred future for professionals engineers.


  4. "Greek as usual"

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    Former Employee - Chemical Analyst in Athens (Greece)
    Former Employee - Chemical Analyst in Athens (Greece)

    I worked at National Technical University of Athens part-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Results are mostly based on selfless effort.

    Cons

    Bad organization and buildings. No evaluation of staff.

    Advice to Management

    Be strict and evaluate your staff. Too many lazy people!


  5. "Assistant Researcher"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at National Technical University of Athens part-time

    Pros

    Flexible Work Times, Research, Knowlege

    Cons

    Salary, carrier stability, carrier opportunity


  6. "PhD graduate student"

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    Current Employee - PhD Graduate Student in Athens (Greece)
    Current Employee - PhD Graduate Student in Athens (Greece)
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    research, salary, nice place to work, professionalism, scientific work, opportunities

    Cons

    stable salary, payment only if the lab has EU funded projects


  7. "software developer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Athens (Greece)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Athens (Greece)
    Recommends

    I worked at National Technical University of Athens full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    minimum pressure, excellent environment, minimum effort

    Cons

    small salary, not a strong position for one's resume, no career possibility

  8. "Experimental Physics"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Athens (Greece)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Athens (Greece)

    I have been working at National Technical University of Athens (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Flexible timetable, freedom to explore and experiment,
    an overall good guidance and aid when needed are some of the most important pros that can be found on NTUA.

    Cons

    Limited or near to none career opportunities to continue working there. Sometimes there is a strong feeling that you have to face some "lobbies" in order to get the things done.


  9. "does not promote excellence"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Professor in Athens (Greece)
    Current Employee - Assistant Professor in Athens (Greece)

    I have been working at National Technical University of Athens full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    nice environment, v-e-r-y high quality of students, very good research teams around the campus.

    Cons

    The excellence is not promoted, political parties are corrupted and play strong role in the governance

    Advice to Management

    Get rid of the political parties and allow the university to flourish.


  10. "Researcher"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    You can work from home

    Cons

    Limited benefits for the employees except (library card etc.)


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