University description

ESDRM is one of the Instituto Politécnico de Santarém schools, specialized in training, research and service provision in the sports field.

As a public higher education institution, with social responsibilities, it is our duty to inform and share, with internal and external community, information about the different activities developed over time.

Produce, apply and disseminate knowledge in the sports science field. Provide training, based on solid scientific, technological and pedagogical basis knowledge and with a high experimental relationship to the different professional sport contexts, aiming, through human cultural training, scientific and technical knowledge of its students, national and international, and community service, contributing for sports technical and scientific development and the region socio-economic progress, in an international competitiveness panorama.

At the Sport Training bachelor and master, where we have the Football specialization, with more then 200 students, study to be football professionals coaches in the different areas, as football coaches, physical coaches, games analyst, goalkeeper coaches. For a better development of the entire contents, there are a Football Office called FootESDRM, that has 3 big areas 1) TEACHING; 2) COMMUNITY SERVICES and 3) RESEARCH.

1) TEACHING: The main focus is to promote the same culture, principles and values. Enhance inter-disciplinarity, adapt teaching methods and instill sharing, innovation, proactivity;

2) COMMUNITY SERVICES: Promote partnerships and protocols with Portuguese Federation, associations, clubs, city councils and entities abroad. In the scope of consultancy, training of coaches, training actions and short courses;

3) RESEARCH: As an area to be developed in ESDRM, in the Football, we involve students in the PhD activities of some professors, as well as take advantage of Master and Degree students.

Value added to the members

Teaching staff with academic training (Masters and Doctorates) and superior technician (UEFA PRO & UEFA A). With extensive experience in technical pedagogical intervention in different competitive and training contexts, national and international.

Alumni students and their paths

Mónica Jorge – Vice President, Portuguese Football Federation (FPF, Portugal)

Amaro Ferreira – Regional Technical Coordinator, Coimbra Football Association (Portugal)

Paulo Ribeiro – Regional Technical Coordinator, Leiria Football Association (Portugal)

Fábio Silva – Regional Technical Coordinator, Santarem Football Association (Portugal)

André Sapata – Regional Futsal Technical Coordinator, Aveiro Football Association (Portugal)

Bruno Martins – Regional Technical Coordinator, Viseu Football Association (Portugal)

Marco Guerreiro – Regional Technical Coordinator, Lisbon Football Association (Portugal)

Ricardo Dionísio –Head Coach, FC Sion (Suíça)

Sérgio Vieira – Head Coach, SC Farense (Portugal)

Rui Mota & Guilherme Gomes – Assistant Coach, SC Braga (Portugal)

António Miguel Romão – Assistant Coach, VSC (Guimarães, Portugal)

Daniel Gonçalves –Assistant Coach, Santos FC (Brasil)

André Sousa & Nuno Alves – Assistant Coach, Dunasjská (Eslováquia)

Luís Martins – Head Coach, Under 16 do Sport Lisboa e Benfica (Portugal)

Daniel Fernandes – Head Coach, Under 11 do Sporting Clube de Portugal (Portugal)

Bernardo Carapau – Goalkeeper Coach, Female Football , Portuguese Football Federation (FPF, Portugal)

João Spinola – Goalkeeper Coach, Sporting Clube de Portugal Academy (Portugal)

Cláudio Viegas – Goalkeeper Coach, Sport Lisboa e Benfica (Portugal)

Mauro Cruz – Football Game Analyst, Sporting CP (Portugal)

João Pascoal – Football Game Analyst, Sport Lisboa e Benfica Academy (Portugal)

David Pereira – Football Game Analyst, Shandonh Luneng Academy (China)

Cost of the courses for the students
Degree – € 871,52 /year
Master – € 1.000,00 /year

Where the members can find the University

Avenida Dr. Mário Soares, n.º 110, 2040-413 Rio Maior
https://siesdrm.ipsantarem.pt/esdrm/si_main
https://www.facebook.com/ESDRM.IPSantarem/
https://www.instagram.com/esdrm.oficial/