Imperial College London Reviews

Updated Sep 24, 2021

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4.4
88%
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68%
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Imperial College London President Prof. Alice Gast
Prof. Alice Gast
359 Ratings
Pros
  • "great working environment for doing research(in 66 reviews)

  • "Flexible working hours, state of the art research(in 52 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Career progression can be difficult(in 35 reviews)

  • "long hours but at least the are highly paid(in 31 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Great place to work

      Sep 24, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
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      Pros

      Worked with a great team

      Cons

      Was limited in ways to grow and develop

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    2. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Great pension and colleagues

      Sep 23, 2021 - Postdoctoral Research Associate in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great pension policy and colleagues.

      Cons

      Stressful at times but all postdocs are.

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good Experience

      Sep 23, 2021 - Undergraduate Research Assistant in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      I had the chance to get experience in a research lab

      Cons

      The projects take some time to be fulfilled

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great

      Sep 21, 2021 - Human Resources Coordinator in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good pension, annual leave plus college closure days

      Cons

      Career progression is competitive and limited

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    5. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great job

      Sep 16, 2021 - Researcher 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Freedom to do my research

      Cons

      Did not pay a lot of money

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great global uni, top research

      Sep 16, 2021 - Research Associate in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Imperial will open new doors in your career at all levels. World class researchers Nice benefits

      Cons

      Expensive area to live and commute Food could improve

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Very good

      Sep 14, 2021 - Postdoctoral Research Associate in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Cannot fault it. The environment, the people, the facilities etc.

      Cons

      Not much, you get rewarded as much as u perform.

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Top Business school

      Sep 9, 2021 - Graduate Student in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      It is a prestigious university producing leaders for the future.

      Cons

      Nothing that I can think of.

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great Employer

      Sep 10, 2021 - Lab Technician in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good salary, flexible hours, lots of benefits

      Cons

      I could not actually find any

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Advanced Research Fellow job

      Sep 24, 2021 - Advanced Research Fellow in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Nice people and good facilities

      Cons

      mostly offers fixed term contracts only

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