Compare University of Cambridge vs University of Leicester BETA

See how University of Leicester vs. University of Cambridge compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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University of Cambridge

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 731 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 146 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.0
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
University of Cambridge Ceo Sir Leszek Borysiewicz
91%
91%Sir Leszek Borysiewicz
CEO Approval
University of Leicester Ceo Lord Grocott
55%
55%Lord Grocott
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
84%
% Recommend to a friend
79%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Positive Business Outlook
37%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Research Associate193 Salaries
£33,793/yr
PhD Student149 Salaries
£14,912/yr
PhD Graduate Student20 Salaries
£14,527/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Postdoctoral Research Associate8 Salaries
£36,035/yr
PhD Student7 Salaries
£14,993/yr
Lecturer8 Salaries
£42,669/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 37 reviews)
Pros
"Working environment"(in 14 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Career progression"(in 21 reviews)
"Academia"(in 21 reviews)
Cons
"Career progression"(in 7 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 4 reviews)
Featured Review
"Brilliant"25 Feb 2020

Current Employee - Research Associate

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

Pros

Brilliant people and rich data to work with.

Cons

relatively low pay; not enough supervision

"5*"20 Jan 2020

Current Employee - Research Grants Administrator

I have been working at University of Leicester full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

The pay and working envrionment

Cons

old systems are difficult to change

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