Student life in Nesna

Nesna is a village on the tip of a peninsula that extends into the open sea at the Helgeland coast. With the mountain behind you, you are surrounded by the sea on all other sides. Ringed by three islands and stunning coastal scenery, it offers many possibilities for those who enjoy the outdoors.

Welcome to Nesna!

Nesna is not big, but it has a big heart. Many of the approx. 1600 inhabitants come from different parts of the world. We have a small and compact center, with grocery stores, shops and services.

Nesna has hosted teacher education programmes for over hundred years. The campus has a tradition for specialization in music, arts and culture. The students have always put their strong mark on Nesna.

Sports, recreation and leisure

It is easy to be active when you are in Nesna. Students who want to borrow equipment for various activities can contact BUA.

How to get there

You can arrive by plane in the nearby towns of Mo i Rana, Mosjøen or Sandnessjøen, and get to Nesna in approx. one hour by bus or ferry. Mo i Rana and Mosjøen also have train connections to Bodø and Trondheim.

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