Compare University of Leicester vs The Open University BETA

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

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 146 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 204 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
University of Leicester Ceo Lord Grocott
55%
55%Lord Grocott
CEO Approval
The Open University Ceo Peter Horrocks
36%
36%Peter Horrocks
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
% Recommend to a friend
83%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
37%
Positive Business Outlook
62%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Lecturer8 Salaries
£42,669/yr
Postdoctoral Research Associate8 Salaries
£36,035/yr
PhD Student7 Salaries
£14,993/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate Lecturer7 Salaries
£6,556/yr
Research Associate5 Salaries
£39,584/yr
PhD Student5 Salaries
£14,380/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Working environment"(in 14 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 16 reviews)
"Working environment"(in 14 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Career progression"(in 7 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 4 reviews)
Cons
"Career progression"(in 10 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 10 reviews)
Featured Review
"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

Current Employee - PhD Student

I have been working at The Open University full-time for more than a year

Pros

Relaxed work culture and excellent work-life balance

Cons

Departments are too fractured at times.

Job Postings