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University of Manchester Student Reviews

Updated Mar 16, 2020

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University of Manchester President and Vice Chancellor Nancy Rothwell
Nancy Rothwell
6 Ratings
  1. "Student"

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    Current Employee - Student 

    I have been working at University of Manchester full-time

    Pros

    The university has great facilities

    Cons

    The university can had a lot of strikes, delaying results

    University of Manchester2020-03-07
  2. "Best university for my subject outside the London-Oxbridge ring"

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    Current Employee - Student 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of Manchester full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great department, well-respected industrially, good teaching and facilities.

    Cons

    Poor treatment of academics and lecturers, leading to disruptive strike action.

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    University of Manchester2020-03-16
  3. "Really strong university"

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    Current Employee - Student in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of Manchester full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Excellent facilities, Student oriented, Research-based university

    Cons

    The weather isn't very good

    University of Manchester2020-02-25
  4. "Research is all about research"

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    Current Employee - Student Assistant in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Manchester part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Amazing international cultures. people all around

    Cons

    very tight deadlines to work

    University of Manchester2020-01-27
  5. "Positive Learning Experience for all"

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    Current Employee - Student 

    I have been working at University of Manchester full-time

    Pros

    - Good Facilities - Tutorial Programme - Extracurricular Projects Available

    Cons

    - Long Hours and mostly exam based structure if you like that sort of thing

    University of Manchester2020-01-15
  6. "Student Representative"

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    Former Employee - Student Representative 

    I worked at University of Manchester full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - nice atmosphere -developed communication skills

    Cons

    - I donțt have any cons

    University of Manchester2020-01-11
  7. "good spring board for future career"

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    Current Employee - PhD Student 

    I have been working at University of Manchester full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Ability to get paid teaching experience

    Cons

    UKRI stipend is very low considering you already have a (good) degree

    University of Manchester2020-01-15
  8. "Good education"

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    Former Intern - Student in Manchester, England

    I worked at University of Manchester

    Pros

    Great location and quality lecturers

    Cons

    Poor facilities, could improve labs also

    University of Manchester2020-01-13
  9. "A PhD student in Chemistry at University of Manchester"

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    Current Employee - PhD Student 

    I have been working at University of Manchester full-time

    Pros

    Flexible working hours and good facilities.

    Cons

    Poor student mental health and poor pay.

    University of Manchester2020-01-08
  10. "Professional and educative"

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    Current Employee - Student 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at University of Manchester full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Diverse, great resources, professional teachers

    Cons

    Expensive for international masters students

    University of Manchester2019-12-29
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