University College London Reviews

Updated May 22, 2022

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University College London Provost and President Michael Arthur
Michael Arthur
390 Ratings
Pros
  • "working independently, flexible working hours(in 95 reviews)

  • "UCL is a world-famous university(in 79 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "UCL is not offering permanent contracts to long term staff(in 63 reviews)

  • "Lack of career progression; salaries don't move up much(in 30 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Excellent

      May 22, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
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      Pros

      Very good work life balance

      Cons

      Hard work, long hours, but very rewarding!!

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Good school

      May 21, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
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      Pros

      quanlity of education is great but a bit difficult

      Cons

      stressful and full of exams

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Good company to work for

      May 20, 2022 - Assistant Administrator in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible working and fair/transparent wages

      Cons

      Not avaible to comment right now

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

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      May 19, 2022 - Miss 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The atmosphere is pretty nice and warm

      Cons

      Food at refectory is not very delicious

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    5. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Good university

      May 17, 2022 - Postgraduate Teaching Assistant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good place to work at

      Cons

      Expensive area to live in

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    6. 5.0
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      May 17, 2022 - Research Fellow 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      flexible and mentally stimulating work

      Cons

      no real cons - although less well paid than industry research

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

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      May 16, 2022 - Research Assistant in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      research related, and good location

      Cons

      low efficiency in issue processing

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      A prestigious university to work for

      May 14, 2022 - Assistant Professor 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      image, professionalism, students, research, outreach

      Cons

      The administration can be sometimes overbearing

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Nice and respectful to employees

      May 10, 2022 - Postgraduate Teaching Assistant in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Very Good place to work

      Cons

      no cos i can think of

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Ok

      May 21, 2022 - Postdoctoral Researcher 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Nice people to work with

      Cons

      Low pay compared to other places and industry

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    University College London has an overall rating of 4.2 out of 5, based on over 2,039 reviews left anonymously by employees. 86% of employees would recommend working at University College London to a friend and 66% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

    According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, University College London employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.5 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at University College London. This rating has decreased by -2% over the last 12 months.

    86% of University College London employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated University College London 3.9 out of 5 for work life balance, 4.1 for culture and values and 3.9 for career opportunities.

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