Charlotte Kerr

Charlotte graduated with a BSc (Hons) Construction Project Management in 2019 and is a winner of The Chartered Institute of Building Construction Project Management Prize.

What appealed to you most about Heriot-Watt University when you made the decision to come here?

I was familiar with the University’s outstanding reputation in engineering and construction.

What is your favourite memory of your time at Heriot-Watt?

My favourite memory at Heriot-Watt would either be the trip to Berlin in year 3 or completing my year 4 Design Project.

How has your degree programme prepared you for a career?

My degree has helped me gain essential skills such as teamwork, time management and leadership. It has also given me the confidence to pursue a career in the construction industry though participating in a range of realistic multidisciplinary project work over the years.

What would you say to prospective students considering Heriot-Watt as their first choice of university?

My time at Heriot-Watt University has been a phenomenal experience both academically and socially and I have learned so much over the years and have made lifelong friendships.

Find out more about our undergraduate degrees in Construction Project Management and Quantity Surveying.