Compare University of Cambridge vs University College London BETA

See how working at University of Cambridge vs. University College London compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at University of Cambridge vs. University College London. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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University of Cambridge

Employee Ratings

  • University of Cambridge scored higher in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
  • University College London scored higher in 5 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Senior Management and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 1426 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 1510 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.1
Career Opportunities
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
University College London employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than University of Cambridge employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.8
Senior Management
3.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
Culture & Values
4.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
University of Cambridge Ceo Professor Stephen Toope
89%
89%Professor Stephen Toope
CEO Approval
University College London Ceo Michael Arthur
92%
92%Michael Arthur
University College London employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than University of Cambridge employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
84%
% Recommend to a friend
90%
University College London employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than University of Cambridge employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
63%
Positive Business Outlook
70%
University College London employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than University of Cambridge employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, University of Cambridge salaries averaged £16,623 higher than University College London.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
PhD Student469 Salaries
£15,826/yr
Research Associate375 Salaries
£36,104/yr
Professor7 Salaries
£105,220/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
PhD Student395 Salaries
£18,035/yr
Research Associate209 Salaries
£39,803/yr
Lecturer46 Salaries
£49,443/yr

What Employees Say

  • University College London had 30 more reviews than University of Cambridge that mentioned "Flexible working hours" as a Pro.
  • University of Cambridge had 17 more reviews than University College London that mentioned "Career progression" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Working environment"(in 71 reviews)
Pros
"Ucl"(in 79 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Career progression"(in 47 reviews)
"Low salary"(in 41 reviews)
Cons
"Ucl"(in 63 reviews)
"Career progression"(in 30 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Research Associate

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

Pros

Best research environment and nice people

Cons

salary is a little bit too low

Current Employee - Student

I have been working at University College London full-time for more than a year

Pros

Good teaching team, very supportive

Cons

very stressful. workload is huge

Advice to Management

less workload please

Job Postings

There are currently no open jobs at either company.