Compare University of Edinburgh vs University of Glasgow BETA

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

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 373 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 202 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
3.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
University of Edinburgh Ceo Professor Peter Mathieson
88%
88%Professor Peter Mathieson
CEO Approval
University of Glasgow Ceo Sir Kenneth Calman
78%
78%Sir Kenneth Calman
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
91%
% Recommend to a friend
83%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Positive Business Outlook
57%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
PhD Student55 Salaries
£14,971/yr
Research Associate33 Salaries
£34,063/yr
Postdoctoral Fellow10 Salaries
£34,006/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
PhD Student24 Salaries
£14,858/yr
Research Associate31 Salaries
£36,241/yr
Lecturer9 Salaries
£43,000/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Working environment"(in 26 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 21 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 12 reviews)
"Flexible working"(in 11 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Career progression"(in 9 reviews)
Cons
"No cons"(in 7 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 6 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Consulting Manager/Principal

I have been working at University of Edinburgh full-time

Pros

Nice colleagues and nice environment

Cons

Cold. Facilities are not state of the art

"Stability"23 Jan 2020

Current Employee - Researcher

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

Pros

stability and no pressure while at the job

Cons

slow administration and processes that are not effective

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