Nesna is located in Helgeland in Nordland. Nesna has provided higher education since 1918, where teacher training has been in focus.
At Nesna, the mountains and the sea are within easy reach. Whether you are a hiking, kayak or fishing enthusiast, or you just prefer to sit back and enjoy a spectacular view, Nesna has plenty to offer.
While small, Nesna hosts a thriving community of permanent residents, students and international students and visitors. There are around 30 nationalities in Nesna municipality, which is proud to be an inclusive and multicultural municipality.