University of Surrey Reviews

Updated 10 Jun 2021

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Pros
  • "Flexible hours, friendly staff and environment(in 18 reviews)

  • "very good working environment, lovely colleagues willing to help and guide you(in 12 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Guildford is too restricted for me(in 12 reviews)

  • "The pay differences between those on the lower managerial scales and those in Senior Management is huge(in 8 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      PhD Student at University of Surrey.

      21 Jan 2021 - Phd Student Researcher 
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      Pros

      +Excellent atmosphere. + Good Managements + Excellent Lab facilities.

      Cons

      Nothing as such -- to be honest.

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    2. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Research associate

      19 Apr 2017 -  
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      Pros

      Very good infrastructure and ppl to work with. Professors are very active and helpful

      Cons

      No lab access after 5pm

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    3. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Good team

      10 Jun 2021 - Associate Tutor in London, England, England
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      Pros

      Good work environment and people

      Cons

      During my employment period i did not experience any cons

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good place to work

      10 Jun 2021 - Security Researcher in Guildford, England, England
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      Pros

      Challenging atmosphere / Very much research driven

      Cons

      Requires lot of self motivation

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good programme to enroll to

      2 Jun 2021 - EngD Student in Guildford, England, England
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      Pros

      Wonderful campus with lovely people and colleagues

      Cons

      Expensive as it is part of the London commuter belt

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    6. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Could be so good

      8 Jun 2021 - Professional Services 
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      Pros

      Broadly some great people to work alongside and some amazing research to be proud of.

      Cons

      Some incredibly toxic individuals on the board, near bullying style tactics and poor behaviours exhibited.

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Great place to work

      19 May 2021 - Professor in Guildford, England, England
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      Pros

      A collegial and professional environment, that cares about students and staff. People are given room to grow and senior staff is benevolent.

      Cons

      The administration of teaching can be cumbersome, a little more red tape than necessary

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    8. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Good workplace

      27 May 2021 - Systems Administrator in Guildford, England, England
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      Pros

      Nice People and a good environment

      Cons

      No cons that I can remember

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    9. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great institution

      23 May 2021 - Researcher 
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      Pros

      Great resources, great people and support colleagues.

      Cons

      None at this stage to comment on.

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Excellent

      23 May 2021 - Category Manager in Guildford, England, England
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      Pros

      great place to work and lovely environment

      Cons

      no cons , so far so good

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