Testimonial from Sergiu Calacean
Would you like to become a Constructing Architect? Use your internship wisely!
See Sergiu Calacean’s career path, after he graduated from the Architectural Technology and Construction Management programme at UCN.
Where do you work at the moment and how did you get to your current job?
I'm currently working at BIG,Bjarke Ingels Group, as a Constructing Architect. During my school time, I had my internship at this company and after 1 year of doing well in my internship, I got hired full time.
What are the 3 most important skills that you have gained from your education at UCN and that brought you to your current employer?
- Digital skills: Revit, others
- Construction/Structure/Planning and Management/Building Services skills
- The ability of working in a team.
What did you enjoy most about studying on the ATCM programme?
The project base learning and the other physical and interactive activities during the lessons.
What challenged you most?
- Working in groups
- Working in groups with other people from around the world
- Different tasks given by the lecturers.
What is your advice to students, who want to get to their dream job?
Work hard, study and to enjoy what they are doing ... oh and a good portfolio because without it, there is no chance of showing to the companies what they are capable of.