An attractive centre for higher education

Access to education at an advanced level is animportant factor for development and growth. An element of Nova’s mission is therefore to be a centre for higher education in the region. Higher vocational education is being provided in-house. Graduate programmes and individual courses are offered in cooperation with colleges and universities. Nova also have extensive experience in designing special courses for business and other activities. Each term, some 400 people take part in various education programmes either full-time or part-time at Nova.

“Scania is investing heavily in Oskarshamn and we see training in Production Technology as an important part of our future skills provisioning.”
-Elisabeth Hedström, competence development manager, Scania in Oskarshamn

“The hospital needs to recrut nurses, both now and prior to future retirements. This makes nurses treained in Oskarshamn an important recruitment base.”
– Birgitta Hjalmarsson, Hospital manager in Oskarshamn