University of Bradford Reviews

Updated 17 Jun 2020

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3.8
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University of Bradford Vice-Chancellor Brian Cantor (no image)
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18 Ratings
  1. Helpful (1)

    "Great place to work"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Bradford full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great staff and students Great campus Lots of very talented people

    Cons

    City can be a challenage at times

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  2. "student"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at University of Bradford full-time

    Pros

    the staff are great and friendly

    Cons

    there could be more social event

  3. "good place to learn and grow"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of Bradford full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    diversity population, great respect for students and their faith

    Cons

    small university, aging academics, funding challenges

  4. Helpful (1)

    "IT Services"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at University of Bradford full-time

    Pros

    Flexible working hours, Great team working ethos.

    Cons

    Job Security is not the same compared to the last 5 years.

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  5. "Uni of Bradford student review"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Student in Bradford, Yorkshire and the Humber, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of Bradford full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    There are lots of friendly people and a good working enironment

    Cons

    Not the nicest area in the world

  6. "Good place to be in current climate"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Bradford part-time

    Pros

    Excellent atmosphere, proactive and forward looking

    Cons

    Cannot think of any except the campus isn't a massive greenfield site like some of the popular ones e.g. in contrast to Warwick, Loughborough, York, Exeter and Kent.

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  7. "Great Employer."

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Administrator in Bradford, Yorkshire and the Humber, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Bradford full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Flexible working hours. Professional staff.

    Cons

    The pay is very low.

  8. "Tutor support student of postgraduate"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bradford, Yorkshire and the Humber, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    It is a very good job

    Cons

    it takes a lot of effort

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  9. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at University of Bradford full-time

    Pros

    Friendliest people I've met. Fun to be around and makes job a lot easier.

    Cons

    Not any that I can think off

  10. Helpful (3)

    "Once great place now spoiled"

    1.0
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at University of Bradford full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Friendly, small, parkland campus. Modern facilities.

    Cons

    The university has been savagely restructured on a cost-efficiency basis that has significantly reduced the number of staff both admin and academic. So the support for students has deteriorated badly. The staff that are left are demoralised, and governed by a new tier of imported managers, who have all come from one other institution and are imposing a heavily dictatorial regime. A once highly motivated, skilled staff team has been decimated without any tangible evidence of a resurgent model emerging from the ashes.

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