Novartis Overview

  • Basel, Switzerland
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1996
  • Company - Public (NVS)
  • Biotech & Pharmaceutical
  • $10+ billion (USD)

At Novartis, we use science-based innovation to address some of society’s most challenging healthcare issues. We discover and develop breakthrough treatments and find new ways to deliver them to as many people as possible. Channel Guidance: If you believe that you have ...
Mission: Mission: Our mission is to discover new ways to improve and extend people`s lives. Our vision is to be a trusted leader in changing the practice of medicine.

Company Updates

October 4, 2021
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Novartis is delighted to be ranked #3 by the Association of Talent Developers (ATD) in the ATD BEST Awards, one of the industry’s most rigorous and coveted accolades. At Novartis, we support our culture of curiosity and strive to provide our associates with best-in-class learning opportunities for personal and professional growth. Only by unleashing the power and curiosity of our people can we continue with our journey to develop innovative medicines to improve and extend people’s lives across the globe. Imagine your learning experience here at Novartis!
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September 23, 2021
Size matters! Imagine working with 5600 scientists across 6 research campuses collaborating on breakthrough therapies using best in class technology. Working with industry partners in an environment where you can still get published. Speed matters too...! Getting breakthrough medicines to patients quickly at scale can only be achieved in a large scale best in class company but not so fast that we lose scientific rigor! Have we triggered your curiosity? Meet the beating heart of Novartis, the Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (NIBR), and start your conversation with us today.
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"Great workplace to take on challenges"

Sep 21, 2021 - Medical Advisor in Montreal, QC
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Inspirational mission form the medical team.


Long hours and high workload
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Diversity & Inclusion at Novartis

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Diversity Programs & Initiatives

More than 108,000 people, each with a unique story

The greatest strength of Novartis is our people, whose diversity, energy and creativity are crucial to our success.

  • This year we made progress towards our goal of achieving gender balance in management
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Novartis Interviews

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    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Novartis (India) in Oct 2021


    Resume based questions. Asked to talk about extra curriculars. Tools i know to use. Research project conducted and certificate courses. Questions to know whether you know basics of finance such as income statement, balance sheet, cash flows. Financial ratios and variance analysis

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Novartis Awards & Accolades

  • Global Top EmployerTop Employers Institute2021
  • Bloomberg Gender-Equality IndexBloomberg2021
  • Access to Medicine Index #2Access to Medicine Index2021
  • CDP’s Water A ListCDP2020
  • Dow Jones Sustainability World Index 2020Dow Jones2020

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