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Course details

 Sciences and Techniques of Psychological Preparation and Coaching (PsyCoach)

General aspects

Attainment level (B.Sc. M.Sc. PhD): M.Sc.

Name Organisation/ University:  University of Montpellier         

Address: 163 rue Auguste Broussonnet, 34090 Montpellier

Country: France

Organisational aspects

Number of spots: 30

Costs/tuition fee: 329,80 €/year (includes the public transportation system)

Start of the program: September

Application deadline: March 31st (Non-EU/EU)

Language of tuition: French

Admittance of foreign students: yes

Study duration/ Workload (ECTS): 4 semesters (2 years), 120 Credit Points

Study structure/mode: full-time

Practical internship (yes/no): No

Formal supervision (yes/no): No

Additional aspects

Target group and Study focus:

The aim of the PPMR programme is to ensure students’ immediate professional insertion. The specific characteristic of this course is to propose training in 3 complementary areas of expertise: physical training, mental preparation and return to sport. In particular, graduates:

- will master the use of tools for assessing several types of participants (athletes, competitors, amateurs, those returning to sport after an injury) to draw up personal physical and/or mental assessments;

  •  will be able to design programmes to develop and maintain physical and mental abilities as well as return-to-sport programmes

  • will be able to plan the content of and lead sessions, and adapt programmes to participants’ needs and to the sports and activities concerned

  •  will master the technical, tactical and strategic aspects of the activity, for which they will develop a training, performance optimisation and return-to-sport programme

What to do afterwards, jobs perspectives

The graduate's practice locations are:

  • Sports institutions (clubs, federations)

  • Liberal practice

  • Associations providing services (law 1901)

  • The SCI...

  • The communities




Doctorates in Psychology/Human Movement

Entry Requirements

BAC + 3

How to apply

Online via the website


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