National University of Singapore Reviews

Updated Sep 27, 2022

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4.1
78%
Recommend to a Friend
86%
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National University of Singapore President Tan Eng Chye
Tan Eng Chye
591 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
      Current Employee

      Research Assistant

      Sep 27, 2022 - Research Assistant in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      vacation leaves, good work life balance

      Cons

      nothing came to my mind.

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    2. 5.0
      Former Employee

      top school in singapore

      Sep 22, 2022 - PhD Student 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      this is a great school

      Cons

      can not think of any at the moment

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great employer

      Sep 19, 2022 - Assistant Professor 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good work-life balance Excellent employer support

      Cons

      Old fashioned organization Limited overseas remote work

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      NUS Teaching Assistant

      Sep 18, 2022 - Computer Lab Assistant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Very meaningful and fun job

      Cons

      Everything here is going well.

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      good

      Sep 14, 2022 - Graduate Student 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good networking and valuable academic experience

      Cons

      high tuition fee for foreign students

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good

      Sep 11, 2022 - Graduate Student 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The environment and the resources are good.

      Cons

      The salary is not that high.

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good exposure in an academic setup

      Sep 7, 2022 - Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Clementi New Town,
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Lab facilities and collaboration, Startup support for prospective lab IPs

      Cons

      Everything is perfect except the salary hike is very low.

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      GOOD workplace

      Sep 8, 2022 - Research Assistant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good workplace and nice staff

      Cons

      low salary and long work time

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Nice to work with

      Sep 8, 2022 - PhD Student in Bedok New Town,
      Recommend
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      Pros

      A good research position in Singapore.

      Cons

      Low salary compared to industry positions.

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    10. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      good for those who are family-centred

      Sep 21, 2022 - Executive 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      21 days leave on top of NUS well-being day etc

      Cons

      slow pace of work, low efficiency

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    National University of Singapore Reviews FAQs

    National University of Singapore has an overall rating of 4.1 out of 5, based on over 3,826 reviews left anonymously by employees. 78% 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.

    78% 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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