Universidade Portucalense – Infante D. Henrique

Universidade Portucalense Infante D. Henrique is a cooperative higher education and scientific research establishment

Erasmus Students’ Association

The ERASMUS Students Association – UPT (ESA) is a branch of Portucalense University which aims to contribute to the promotion and development of contacts, cooperation, cultural integration/interaction and mutual understanding among mobile students and the entire student community of the university, in the spirit of students helping students.

The objectives will be pursued, namely, through:

  • Organisation of a reception week for incoming students, in both semesters of each academic year;
    Coordination of the ERASMUS Buddy programme, in partnership with the International Relations Office;
  • Establishment of a bridge between foreign students and the other student bodies, with a view to a more rapid and pleasant integration;
  • Promotion of Portuguese language workshops;
  • Organisation of academic gatherings;
  • Planning and monitoring tourist and cultural visits;
  • Promotion of access to study material;
  • Interaction with relevant external entities, such as ESN Porto;
  • Collaboration with all the associative bodies of the University for the promotion and development of activities;
  • Support and advice for outgoing students interested in carrying out the Erasmus+ international programme.


Francisca Carvalho


Lara Brandão


Matilde Canedo

General Secretary

António Caetano


Joana Grulha

Human Resouces Manager

Alexandra Ferreira

Marketing Manager

Paulo Garçês

Events Manager

Joaquim Costa


Diogo Almeida


Alexandra Dias Martins


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