Compare University of St. Andrews vs University of Edinburgh BETA

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

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 95 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 397 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
University of St. Andrews Ceo Sally Mapstone
66%
66%Sally Mapstone
CEO Approval
University of Edinburgh Ceo Professor Peter Mathieson
79%
79%Professor Peter Mathieson
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
65%
% Recommend to a friend
87%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
62%
Positive Business Outlook
55%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
PhD Student13 Salaries
£14,699/yr
Research Fellow8 Salaries
£34,270/yr
Lecturer7 Salaries
£48,487/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
PhD Student57 Salaries
£14,972/yr
Research Associate35 Salaries
£34,627/yr
Postdoctoral Fellow10 Salaries
£34,006/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 7 reviews)
"Working environment"(in 7 reviews)
Pros
"Working environment"(in 26 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 21 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Small town"(in 4 reviews)
"Big city"(in 4 reviews)
Cons
"Career progression"(in 10 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at University of St. Andrews full-time

Pros

- People great - Location beautiful - Support - Students

Cons

- Distance - Housing is very expensive

Current Employee - Student Ambassador

I have been working at University of Edinburgh part-time for less than a year

Pros

Well paid, good for outgoing and sociable students looking to earn part-time

Cons

Zero Hour Contract, not secure work hours

Job Postings