“Opportunities & experiences, it’s that simple. Our goal is to help ambitious athletes meet their athletic and educational goals in our world-class environments.” - Pete Bradley, Director of Coaching
ABOUT INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT ACADEMY
At International Development Academy, we specialize in finding the right soccer and educational pathway for determined student-athletes. Our methodology
combines academic growth and athletic improvement at the individual level. We provide two all inclusive campus experiences in Europe for athletes of all levels. From professional-grade sports facilities and accommodations, world-class technology and solid leadership - our goal is to deliver your athlete a once in a life time experience.
International Development Academy offers two world-class educational and athletic experiences. The IDA Valencia Academy, based in downtown Valencia, is an Elite Boys & Girls Soccer Program designed for international student-athletes aged between 15 and 21 who are committed to developing both on the field and in the classroom. Our IDA UK Academy is an Elite boys soccer program fully immersed into the English game, designed for international student-athletes aged between 16 and 19 who aspire to become a professional footballer or want to play collegiate soccer.
IDA offers unique college placement services for international student-athletes. We help athletes find the perfect fit for the next stage in their journey. Matching athletes with the ideal academic and athletic environment and factoring in personal characteristics such as individual financial situations, team dynamics and scholarship situations, we use our relationships to make sure that your athlete is set up for success.
International Development Academy offers unique soccer camp experiences for athletes aged 13-18. With multiple destinations including Valencia, Spain & Reading, UK, our camps are perfect for athletes that want to improve their game while soaking in local culture.