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University of Leicester Reviews

Updated 8 Feb 2020

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4.2
79%
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55%
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University of Leicester Chancellor Lord Grocott
Lord Grocott
27 Ratings
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  1. "Lovely staff, lovely atmosphere"

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Adviser in Leicester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at University of Leicester full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Tailored my responsibilities to my career aims and helped me develop skills.

    Cons

    Working nights can be a pain!

    University of Leicester2020-02-08
  2. "Culture is not what it was"

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    Current Employee - Commercial Loan Group/Region Manager in Leicester, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Leicester full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    One of the big Midlands universities, department atmosphere is friendly

    Cons

    Leadership has no proper understanding of academic culture

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    University of Leicester2020-02-05
  3. "5*"

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    Current Employee - Research Grants Administrator in Leicester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of Leicester full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    The pay and working envrionment

    Cons

    old systems are difficult to change

    University of Leicester2020-01-20
  4. "uni life"

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    Current Employee - Student in Leicester, England

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

    Pros

    It was a great place to make friends

    Cons

    It is stressful during exams

    University of Leicester2020-01-30
  5. "Great University"

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    Current Employee - PhD Student 
    Recommends

    I have been working at University of Leicester full-time

    Pros

    Good campus resources, very professional environment

    Cons

    Some older members of staff are a bit resistant to change

    University of Leicester2020-01-11
  6. "Student Experience"

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    Current Employee - Student 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Very good teaching and support

    Cons

    Lack of advanced infrastructure

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    University of Leicester2020-01-08
  7. "Student Blogger"

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    Former Employee - Student Blogger in Leicester, England
    Recommends

    I worked at University of Leicester part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Flexible - Paid for three blog posts

    Cons

    - You don't get paid extra if you write more than three posts

    University of Leicester2019-12-21
  8. "Well-organised procedures and professional staff"

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    Former Employee - Administrative in Leicester, England
    Recommends

    I worked at University of Leicester part-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Lovely staff and city campus

    Cons

    If not on bus or train route, parking can be tricky or expensive

    University of Leicester2019-12-12
  9. "Excellent place to work"

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    Current Employee - Research Associate 

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

    Pros

    Great an supportive environment for knowledge sharing

    Cons

    Leicester is small, however beautiful

    University of Leicester2019-11-21
  10. "Overall great experience as a student"

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    Current Employee - Student 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Friendly staff, great facility and nice learning environment

    Cons

    some of the teaching staffs are not as patience

    University of Leicester2019-11-15

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