University of Southampton
3.6 of 5 14 reviews
www.soton.ac.uk Southampton, United Kingdom 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Great place to study but more training needed.

PhD Student (Current Employee)
Southampton, England (UK)

I have been working at University of Southampton

ProsNice location
Nice people
Good academics
Good facilities

ConsMore training required & can be quite isolated

Advice to Senior ManagementA more detailed training plan for postgrad students

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Working in academia is hard because of bike shedding and penny pinching.

Research Fellow (Current Employee)
Southampton, England (UK)

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


Pros: Great research, smart people, vibrant students with a willingness to… Cons: Admin. The administration are the slowest, laziest kinds of people. Jobsworths through and through with no idea what the big picture is… Advice to Senior Management: Fire HR and Finance. Start again and under stand that these support staff need to… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Pretty good, nice and friendly staff.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at University of Southampton


Pros: Good pay considering not very much prior experiencing needed for the job. Easy… Cons: Cant think of many but one of them would be that most of the jobs at Students Services do not help your career in… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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