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National University of Ireland-Galway Reviews

Updated 13 Jan 2020

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3.9
85%
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National University of Ireland-Galway President Ciarán Ó hÓgartaigh
Ciarán Ó hÓgartaigh
8 Ratings
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  • "no cons just good for researchers(in 4 reviews)

  • "Small city, Nothing cons as such currently(in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Good Environment"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at National University of Ireland-Galway full-time

    Pros

    Fun environment to study with friends

    Cons

    Some facilities can be improved

    National University of Ireland-Galway2020-01-13
  2. "Worthy"

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    Current Employee - IT Online Facilitator in Galway

    I have been working at National University of Ireland-Galway part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good employers. Employees are good and wonderful.

    Cons

    No cons in the companies as such

    National University of Ireland-Galway2019-10-11
  3. "Undergraduate Student"

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    Current Employee - Student in Galway
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at National University of Ireland-Galway full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Facilities, Social Life, Research, Teachers

    Cons

    Some poor teachers. Added costs for activities required for course which should be included in tuition

    Advice to Management

    Be more critical of lecturers, more practical teaching

    National University of Ireland-Galway2019-09-30
  4. "Fine place to work, same administration issues as every other university in Ireland"

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    Current Employee - PhD Student 

    I have been working at National University of Ireland-Galway full-time

    Pros

    Staff are friendly and good community vibe

    Cons

    University dictated guidelines and regulations often defy logic and reason. Someone is obviously getting a kick-back somewhere.

    Advice to Management

    Investigate procurement procedure. Going off campus for some services makes no financial/environmental/time sense.

    National University of Ireland-Galway2019-09-01
  5. "PhD student"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at National University of Ireland-Galway full-time

    Pros

    Nice working environment and people

    Cons

    Nothing really bad with it

    National University of Ireland-Galway2019-08-19
  6. "PhD student"

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    Current Employee - PhD Candidate in Galway
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at National University of Ireland-Galway full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Friendly city and unique department

    Cons

    Small city but not so highly ranked university

    Advice to Management

    Great experience

    National University of Ireland-Galway2019-07-25
  7. "Postdoc"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at National University of Ireland-Galway full-time

    Pros

    nice working place nice people

    Cons

    not permanent, no secure, okish benefit

    National University of Ireland-Galway2019-04-16
  8. "Post Doctoral Researcher"

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    Former Employee - Design and Manufacturing Engineer in Galway
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at National University of Ireland-Galway part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Friendly work environment. Flexible work hours

    Cons

    Hard to get work done

    National University of Ireland-Galway2019-04-16
  9. "Part-Time Tutor"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at National University of Ireland-Galway part-time

    Pros

    Good Environment, Infrastructure, Resources and Pay

    Cons

    There aren't any cons that I can think of

    National University of Ireland-Galway2019-04-07
  10. "very friendly environment"

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    Current Employee - Research Fellow 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at National University of Ireland-Galway full-time

    Pros

    kind people, no working time limitation

    Cons

    it is not long term contract

    National University of Ireland-Galway2019-04-07
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