Imperial College London Reviews

Updated 12 May 2021

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4.3
88%
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Imperial College London President Prof. Alice Gast
Prof. Alice Gast
312 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
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      PhD Researcher

      12 May 2021 - PhD Researcher in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Amazing place to work and network with a range of very talented people

      Cons

      Sometimes, depending on department and research group, funding is not enough for the projects set.

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great

      11 May 2021 - PDRA 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good place to work and flexible

      Cons

      None it's great I like it

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great University

      11 May 2021 - PhD Student 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Resources, research environment, lots of societies

      Cons

      PhD stipend is quite low

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work at!

      7 May 2021 - Postdoctoral Research Scientist 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great colleagues, cutting-edge research opportunities

      Cons

      Some traveling time through to central London, if you are not used to it can be a con. Otherwise, none as such.

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Fantastic Employer

      10 May 2021 - Graduate Management Trainee in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Very supportive and interesting people. Good benefits.

      Cons

      No cons to report so far.

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great

      10 May 2021 - Research Fellow in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      This company is great for anyone

      Cons

      This company does not have any cons

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      great

      9 May 2021 - English Teacher in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      lovely had fun money good school kids

      Cons

      nothing time pay educate yes i liked it

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      No nobel prize in recent 30 years

      7 May 2021 - Research Assistant 
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      Pros

      Great reputation, opens a lot of doors

      Cons

      No nobel prize in recent 30 years

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee

      review

      8 May 2021 - Research Technician in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      supportive environment and friendly staffs

      Cons

      sometimes efficiency is not as good as expected

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    10. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Good

      7 May 2021 - Research Scientist in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Very good and the working conditions are flexible.

      Cons

      Don't think there is anything bad to say.

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