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Nesna University College

Nesna University College
Høgskolen i Nesna
View of the old building
Established 1918/1994
Type University college
Rector Sven Erik Forfang
Students 1,200
Location Nesna, Nordland, Norway
Former names Nesna lærerhøgskole

Nesna University College (university college reform. Today, the university college has approximately 1200 students and 130 employees. The original teachers' college was established in 1918 by the local priest, Ivar Hjellvik, making it the second oldest institution of higher education in Northern Norway. This university college has permanent satellite campuses in the neighboring towns of Mo i Rana and Sandnessjøen.[1] Nesna University College hosts the Nordic Women's University.


View of the facility

Nesna University College consists of three Institutes (division). Each institute is further divided into a set of Departments.[2]

Institute of teacher education

This institute y is led by Hanne Davidsen. It consists of the Departments of English, Norwegian, Arts and Handicrafts, Religion and Philosophy, Music, Mathematics, the Natural Sciences, and Social Science.[2]

Institute of nursing

This institute is led by Else Lid. It consists of the Nursing Department.[2]

Institute of ICT

This institute is led by Geir Tore Klæbo. It consists of the ICT Department.[2]

See also


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  2. ^ a b c d HiNe. "Avdelinger" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2012-01-23. 

External links

  • Nesna University College (English)
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