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Updated 20 Jan 2023

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Found 1,345 of over 2K reviews
4.0
77% Recommend to a Friend
University of Hong Kong President Xiang Zhang
60% Approve of CEO

Found 1,343 of over 2K reviews

4.0
77%
Recommend to a Friend
60%
Approve of CEO
University of Hong Kong President Xiang Zhang
Xiang Zhang
293 Ratings
Pros
  • "Flexible working hours; Can WFH; Friendly colleagues(in 55 reviews)

  • "very good working environment in the university(in 94 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long working hours with no allowances(in 20 reviews)

  • "Low salary compare to private company(in 39 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Down to earth and Up to starry sky

      17 Jan 2023 - Postdoctoral Research Fellow (PDF) 
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      Pros

      Down to earth and Up to starry sky

      Cons

      Nothing is expected to be shared

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Stable but low pay

      18 Jan 2023 - Senior Technical Officer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Stable job, good peer relationship

      Cons

      Salary is not competitive enough compared to the business / industry sector

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Part-time RA

      13 Jan 2023 - Research Assistant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      easy to apply but the salary is low

      Cons

      no stuff card and insurance

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee

      AAI

      11 Jan 2023 - Administrative Assistant I in Hong Kong
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good work life balance most of the time

      Cons

      Colleagues are not supportive of each other

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      no

      9 Jan 2023 - IBD Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      culture is very nice and friendly

      Cons

      hours is kind of long

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    7. 3.0
      Former Employee

      looks nice outside

      17 Jan 2023 - Data Scientist 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - flexible working hours - prestigious university

      Cons

      - bad team moral management - bureaucratic atmosphere - lack of training

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    8. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Flexible with many academic opportunities

      16 Jan 2023 - Research Assistant in Hong Kong
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Lots of projects to get experience in. PI`s always looking for good RAs

      Cons

      Entry level pay is OK, could be better

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    9. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Hk uni review

      17 Jan 2023 - English Teacher in Hong Kong
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Team of people are good

      Cons

      - long hours, low pay

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      I love my job.

      1 Jan 2023 - Assistant Professor in Hong Kong
      Recommend
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      Pros

      decent pay, good reputation, and smart colleagues

      Cons

      A bit too bureaucratic. things are not transparent enough.

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    11. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Average

      15 Jan 2023 - Clerk in Hong Kong
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      The job is stable and no need to OT

      Cons

      Most of the colloegues are friendly

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    University of Hong Kong has an overall rating of 4.0 out of 5, based on over 1,563 reviews left anonymously by employees. 77% of employees would recommend working at University of Hong Kong to a friend and 48% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

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