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Productive and amazing
Intern as Quality Assurance (Former Employee) –  Kuala Lumpur11 September 2019
The work life was amazing there have a due line to submit our work.
The co-workers was helpful people.
The place has a surau to pray which is good especially as muslim.
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4.0
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Good place to work at
Master student (Former Employee) –  Kuala Lumpur19 August 2019
Was a good place to do Masters at. Supervisor was nice and trusted his students well. Also attended some conferences allowed by the supervisor. Published a research article and co-authored one. Good working environment and culture.
Pros
Good working environment and culture, good supervisor
Cons
Some of the equipments were too outdated
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5.0
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good
Student (Former Employee) –  Engineering faculty13 August 2019
the culture is good and diversified. The place where people can learn a lot of knowledge and learn and practice the survival instinct. Proud to be a part of them.
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5.0
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Allow students to explore variety of fields by providing wide options in extra curriculum.
Students (Former Employee) –  Kuala Lumpur6 August 2019
University of Malaya provides variety of activities for students apart from academic: visual art, dance class, theater, sports singing, etc. It would be a great opportunity to anyone who are interested in being a student of University of Malaya.
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4.0
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Graduate Research Assistant (Current Employee) –  Kuala Lumpur6 August 2019
I have been actively involved in research activities and published more than 40 journal articles in internationally peer-reviewed journals with SCOPUS, SSCI and non-indexed journal. The published articles highlight the total quality management and marketing. My research skill also covers service quality, Tourism management, Islamic/halal tourism and supply chain management.
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5.0
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It's a great place to study and work .
Research assistance (Former Employee) –  Faculty of sciences27 July 2019
UM is one of the most greatest place I had study and work. Every day there I was learn something new and right now I'm still learning. It' rich in scientific knowledge and expertise, and also wonderful friends.
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3.0
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Excellent learning platform
Intern (Former Employee) –  Kuala Lumpur9 July 2019
Get to learn a lot of things and gained experiences, good working environment and people. People are willing to teach and very patient. A great place for self improvement.
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4.0
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Good work with very nice environment
Senior Lecturer (Current Employee) –  Kuala Lumpur26 June 2019
There are pros and cons.

Pros
1. University of Malaya is the best university in the country. It has produced many successful people with top position in government, politics and top industries as well.
2. Good teaching place and research institute but the budget is always constraint

Cons
1. The budget is always constraint
2. Salary is too low for qualifications and work content compared to industries. Sometime the graduates earn better income than the lecturer after 3 years of service.
Pros
Nice colleagues
Cons
too small budget
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5.0
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Fun environment to have work
Personal Trainer (Current Employee) –  Kuala Lumpur, MY2 June 2019
Trainers can conduct a pre-screening session with client in the lab and all the set is ready for trainer to plan their programme. Besides of the set up, trainers work in a flexible hours and arrange their schedule with clients. Additionally, they may also further their PhD studies in the related field with funded scholarship which depends on availability.
Pros
Cheaper living expense and avoid from heavy traffic
Cons
Salary is lesser than expectation.
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One of the best Universities abroad
LECTURER (Former Employee) –  Kuala Lumpur8 April 2019
UM is one of the best universities and currently ranked in the QS in the top 100, the curriculum adopted is up to date. students also are smart and the best of the best
Pros
Quality education
Cons
it takes few days to process any transaction
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5.0
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productive, creative fun workplace
INTERNSHIP (Former Employee) –  Kuala Lumpur16 January 2019
I get to help the PhD students on their projects, and were given an experiment of extraction to be done. A comparison between peel colors and pulp colors were done, where I get to conclude which is a better choice of natural food dye, and it was experimented on different variables.
Pros
Friendly environment, near to home.
Cons
none
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5.0
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fun place to work
Research Assistant (Former Employee) –  kuala lumpur13 January 2019
Nice working environment with diversity and knowledgable people. A clear instruction from the higher ups and not a stressful place to work for the freshgraduate.
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4.0
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Challenging but exciting job
Research Assistance (Former Employee) –  Kuala Lumpur4 January 2019
There is always something new to learn, a lot of talks by specialist, different cultures in one place hence the exciting part. Have to be independent. Good colleague.
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4.0
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research and creative work
Research Assistant (Former Employee) –  kuala Lumpur22 November 2018
This is a research lab. mainly robotics stuff is done here, many researchers work on different projects related to robots used for future. Its a great work place
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5.0
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Helpful
Research fellow (Researcher) (Former Employee) –  Kuala Lumpur31 October 2018
I hope it will turn out to be helpful in finding a good job. Working with nice staff and knowledgeable professors is another honor to boast of and be proud.
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5.0
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Good working environment
RESEARCH ASSISTANT (Former Employee) –  Kuala Lumpur15 October 2018
Well support given by academic and non academic staff during my service period. I also was given opportunities to carry out my supervisor's research project.
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4.0
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Nice place
Research fellow (Former Employee) –  Kuala Lumpur29 September 2018
The culture of employer and employees is very good.
Difficult to get promotion. Double standard compare with local academic staff. The campus has a lot of good place to exercise n good sport facilities.
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5.0
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Productive and very good workplace with full of facilites
Research Assistant (Current Employee) –  Malaysia23 September 2018
Very good supervisor cause he is willing to guide you with so many things. Very friendly supervisor. i learned to use some software such as R, SPSS, S+ and else. I also learned about analytic system.
Pros
very friendly supervisor and perfect facilities
Cons
maybe no cons in this work place.
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4.0
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Educational and Productive working place
Research Assistant (Former Employee) –  Kuala Lumpur10 September 2018
- As a research assistant, I'm able to gain more knowledge according to the task given.
- Comfortable working place.
- My working hour is very flexible due to my circumstance during that time, as I'm still a student from different university.
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5.0
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Productive and fun to work with
LECTURER (Former Employee) –  KUALA LUMPUR7 September 2018
It was productive university to work at focusing on research and innovations.
research is conducted in a team work spirit and could finish the tasks with collaboration with experienced researchers
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