National University of Singapore Reviews

Updated May 24, 2022

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4.1
81%
Recommend to a Friend
78%
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National University of Singapore President Tan Eng Chye
Tan Eng Chye
542 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good work life balance with flexibility(in 344 reviews)

  • "Good working environment with good exposure(in 265 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Not much career progression opportunities(in 136 reviews)

  • "Low salary is one of the major disappointment(in 77 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Excellent

      Sep 14, 2021 - Registered Nurse 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      A place where you can grow professionally, they will really help their employees as much as possible and they will compensate and recognize your effort. Highly recommended .

      Cons

      Overall I have a good experience working with them

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    2. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Can be a better experience

      Apr 22, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Work life balance is good

      Cons

      Low pay for research positions

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    3. 3.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Virtual Interview

      Apr 9, 2022 - Research Associate in Toronto, ON
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      Pros

      The questions are basis, just ask some what you did last and what your intentions in the future

      Cons

      The meeting people was not patient enough

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Research Assistant at NUS School of Public Health

      Aug 26, 2021 - Research Assistant in Waterloo, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good employer benefits and an inclusive working environment.

      Cons

      The work pace is a little push.

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    5. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Fine

      Aug 11, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      decent pay and good benefits nice office environment some supportive colleagues decent budget for events

      Cons

      not much room for growth in admin positions not a lot of clarity from upper management

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee

      it is a OK Hospital

      Sep 23, 2020 - Registered Nurse 
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      Pros

      there is a good benefits

      Cons

      the manager level is not supportive

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    7. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Good Place for Research

      Oct 30, 2016 -  
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      Pros

      Wonderful resources for research like libraries, databases; good facilities: sports, computing resources, etc.; beautiful campus and nice weather.

      Cons

      Bureaucracy. There is a lot of administrative things going on. Salary is not very competitive, though it is not a primary factor for me.

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Research scholar

      Oct 18, 2016 - Anonymous Employee 
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      Pros

      Very good facilities and good amount of funding for the research projects.

      Cons

      Very concerned regarding health and environmental issues. Officially, we are not even allowed to work in labs after 6 pm due to safety reasons.

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    9. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Pros

      Great facilities, love the co-workers

      Cons

      Bureaucracy, out of the way from Singapore,

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    10. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Fun and exciting

      Aug 22, 2013 -  
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      Pros

      High ranked University, Nice city

      Cons

      It is difficult to get used to new environment

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    National University of Singapore has an overall rating of 4.1 out of 5, based on over 3,534 reviews left anonymously by employees. 81% of employees would recommend working at National University of Singapore to a friend and 65% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

    According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, National University of Singapore employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.6 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at National University of Singapore. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

    81% of National University of Singapore employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated National University of Singapore 4.0 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.8 for culture and values and 3.6 for career opportunities.

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