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University of Delhi Reviews

Updated September 4, 2018
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Pros
  • "Work life balance and pays in proportion" (in 5 reviews)

  • "Good salary, leave structure, less working hours" (in 8 reviews)

Cons
  • "Thus, don't just go for the reputation of the university but be mindful of the kind of work culture each individual department offers" (in 4 reviews)

  • "No growth, no benefits, does not match to my qualifications" (in 2 reviews)

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  1. "Excellent place to work , great reseach and academic environment"

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    Former Employee - Associate Professor Physics
    Former Employee - Associate Professor Physics
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    The University controlled Central Placement Cell under DSW is a unique and unparallel example as how a university cares for its students from admissions to career building.The cultural activities in affiliated colleges contribute towards over all development of its students

    Cons

    Some added research facilities at higher level can further add to the quality of education in this esteemed central University

    Advice to Management

    Keep going and help lesser known colleges to develop additional infra structure to match with so called better colleges


  2. "great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Graduate Student
    Former Employee - Graduate Student
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at University of Delhi full-time

    Pros

    optimist environment helpful staff peaceful

    Cons

    no enthusiasm, need to want to get job done

  3. "Project Fellow"

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    Former Employee - Project Fellow in Gainesville, FL
    Former Employee - Project Fellow in Gainesville, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at University of Delhi (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good environment and research opportunities

    Cons

    limited opportunities for core engineers


  4. "Job Function"

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

    Pros

    Good Salary, good work life balance

    Cons

    No job security,highly competitive,monotonous work

    Advice to Management

    Ensure employees job security


  5. "Academic and research oriented place"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Professor in New Delhi (India)
    Current Employee - Assistant Professor in New Delhi (India)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Place where you get an opportunity to be with young vibrant minds. Best students enroll in DU hence its fun and challenging to teach them

    Cons

    The promotion process is very slow and delayed. Faculty does not get enough facilities for research.

    Advice to Management

    Need to be swift in administrative work


  6. "Working at University of Delhi"

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    Current Employee - Associate Professor in New Delhi (India)
    Current Employee - Associate Professor in New Delhi (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Facility of study leave for faculty members to pursue PhD

    Cons

    Research facilities not available at college level

    Advice to Management

    Better infrastructure may be provided, conducive to promotion of research activities at college level


  7. "Central University"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New Delhi (India)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New Delhi (India)

    I worked at University of Delhi full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    good placement offers and very nice environment for studies

    Cons

    placement is very good but most of the faculties are Adhocs

  8. "Good earlier, crumbling now"

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

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

    Pros

    Lively students, some very smart; fairly good benefits

    Cons

    Rigid and incompetent bureaucracy with some endemic corruption; crudely hierarchical work culture that fails to recognize true talent; uncaring top-level administration


  9. "Located in a very peaceful green environment. The people are helpful and cordial."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of Delhi full-time

    Pros

    Flexibility offered in terms of time and work. faculties are very open minded and friendly.

    Cons

    Delay in ordering items for research as there are a lot of formalities and the accounts department is not very prompt.


  10. "▪ Teaching Undergraduates, History of Ancient India, World Civilisation, History of Early Modern Europe. Historical Tour"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Professor in New Delhi (India)
    Current Employee - Assistant Professor in New Delhi (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    good response from students, opportunity t develop my knowledge and understanding of history

    Cons

    less salary in India, students are not taking history subject seriously.

    Advice to Management

    strict to discipline


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