University of NSW Reviews

Updated 15 Sep 2020

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4.1
86%
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Pros
  • "We have excellent work-life-balance, my supervisor is not a bully etc(in 34 reviews)

  • "Good pay, perks, treats staff well(in 33 reviews)

Cons
  • "Casualisation means no job security(in 9 reviews)

  • "UNSW currently is running on a trimester scheme, which means less time spent in interacting with students each term(in 9 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Good opportunity"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Tutor in Sydney

    I worked at University of NSW part-time

    Pros

    High salary, nice stuff, good experience

    Cons

    didn't have any bad experiences

  2. "casual service"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at University of NSW part-time

    Pros

    flexible, positive environment, healthy, balance

    Cons

    boring, lack of management, reply slow


  3. "Working environment"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow 

    I worked at University of NSW full-time

    Pros

    Excellent academic reputation and quality

    Cons

    Not easy to find lecturer

  4. "Great Place to Work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Current Employee - PhD Researcher in Sydney

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

    Pros

    Collaborative team environment with very bright minds

    Cons

    Lab equipment could be updated

  5. "Good Maths Faculty"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Developer in Lismore, New South Wales
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at University of NSW part-time

    Pros

    Friendly and passionate team in the math faculty.

    Cons

    The particular work I had was fairly quite, but this depends on student interest.

  6. "Great place to work !!"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Student Assistant 
    Recommends

    I worked at University of NSW part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Amazing culture and a great place to work for students

    Cons

    Noting in specific. It's a good place to start your career

  7. "assist director"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Executive Assistant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    lots of extra benefits and compensations, encourage flexible working

    Cons

    a rigid system, not many job opportunities

  8. "Good, not great"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Project Officer in Sydney

    I have been working at University of NSW full-time

    Pros

    Generous super and leave entitlements

    Cons

    Do not practice what they preach

  9. "Great place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Lecturer in Sydney
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at University of NSW full-time

    Pros

    Lots of autonomy to create courses

    Cons

    lecturer level pay is too low

  10. "Decent Uni"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Academic Tutor 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at University of NSW part-time

    Pros

    Pays well, the time is flexible

    Cons

    Did not get enough hours

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