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Indian Institute of Science Reviews

Updated Dec 5, 2019

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4.5
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109 Ratings
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  1. "very good for science learning"

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    Current Employee - Student in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Indian Institute of Science full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    best place for a phd in india

    Cons

    very tight schedule and boring life

    Indian Institute of Science2019-12-02
  2. "a dream place to work for an academic"

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    Former Employee - Professor in Bangalore

    I worked at Indian Institute of Science full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    academic freedom, salary, ambience, growth, recognition

    Cons

    nothing i can think of

    Advice to Management

    keep it up

    Indian Institute of Science2019-11-24
  3. "Project Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Project Assistant in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Indian Institute of Science full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Working on govt-funded projects. Can publish a good amount of papers within a year, in one's area. Great for those who want to pursue a direct PhD (strengthen reserach practices). Collaborative projects with other labs/hospitals/corporate labs. Good learning environment and one can get some solid LORs !

    Cons

    Salary is low; no healthcare/travel/house rent perks.

    Indian Institute of Science2019-11-24
  4. "PhD student"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Indian Institute of Science full-time

    Pros

    Work on innovative and challenging problems

    Cons

    less guidance from advisor and senior students

    Indian Institute of Science2019-12-05
  5. "Student"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Indian Institute of Science full-time

    Pros

    Everything is Good, work and life

    Cons

    Nothing there to share much

    Indian Institute of Science2019-11-16
  6. "Invest more on empathic leadership"

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    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Bangalore
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Indian Institute of Science full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Colleagues from multicultural environment, access to research articles and equipment.

    Cons

    Harassment complaints are not taken up well. It is a long struggle for victims to reach out support.

    Advice to Management

    Need to invest more on empathic leadership.

    Indian Institute of Science2019-11-25
  7. "Phd"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Indian Institute of Science full-time

    Pros

    Good, excellent, greenery, scenic beauty, well maintained

    Cons

    Administration control is hectic, funding issues

    Indian Institute of Science2019-11-08
  8. "Research Atmosphere"

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    Current Employee - PhD Graduate Student 

    I have been working at Indian Institute of Science full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great atmosphere for research and personality development

    Cons

    Administration and academics section is very slow in getting things done like scholarship, funding etc.

    Indian Institute of Science2019-10-22
  9. "good enivorment job"

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    Former Employee - Project Assistant in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Indian Institute of Science full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    nice place to work and learn

    Cons

    Nothing to say about the Iasc

    Indian Institute of Science2019-10-18
  10. "Awesome people"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Indian Institute of Science full-time

    Pros

    Amazing weather, professors are world class and competitive environment.

    Cons

    No social life and very few events.

    Indian Institute of Science2019-10-02
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