​​​​Student’s Ombudsman

The Student’s Ombudsman is an independent body, and its main purpose is to defend and promote the legitimate rights and interests of students within the University.
They also develop activities and initiatives deemed appropriate to their good performance in conjunction with UTAD’s Academic Association and the bodies and services of the University, namely the Pedagogic Councils of the various Schools.


Prof. Dr. João Coutinho

Office: B0.38 - Edifício de Geociências
Ext: 2210
Tel: 259 350 210

Secretarial Support:
Dr. Cristina Sampaio
Office: Edifício das Pedrinhas
Ext: 2181
Tel: 259 350 181