Compare University of Manchester vs Birmingham City University BETA

See how Birmingham City University vs. University of Manchester compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 479 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 72 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
University of Manchester Ceo Nancy Rothwell
66%
66%Nancy Rothwell
CEO Approval
Birmingham City University Ceo Graham Upton
88%
88%Graham Upton
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
86%
% Recommend to a friend
70%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
51%
Positive Business Outlook
42%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
PhD Student51 Salaries
£14,886/yr
Research Associate52 Salaries
£33,478/yr
Lecturer13 Salaries
£45,591/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
PhD Student2 Salaries
£15,562/yr
Research Assistant1 Salaries
£12/hr
Senior Lecturer6 Salaries
£45,331/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Flexible working"(in 36 reviews)
"Working environment"(in 26 reviews)
Pros
"Friendly staff"(in 4 reviews)
"Great team"(in 4 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Academics"(in 13 reviews)
"No cons"(in 10 reviews)
Cons
"Senior management"(in 6 reviews)
"Hard to work"(in 4 reviews)
Featured Review

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

Current Employee - Student Demonstrator

I have been working at Birmingham City University part-time for less than a year

Pros

For the most part friendly staff, clean & pleasant work environment, good pay for student jobs, good sick-day (etc) agreements.

Cons

Some staff are hard to work with, uncooperative students can be frustrating, on-site food facilities can be expensive.

Advice to Management

Some lecturers could be better trained or more willing to actively engage with students.

Job Postings