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The Aga Khan Academy Mombasa, an International Baccalaureate World School, featuring state-of-the-art facilities, a multicultural student body, and an experienced team of educators and staff.
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Academic Programme

The curriculum focuses on the development of critical thinking and analysis of issues with an emphasis on multicultural understanding and awareness.
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Admission is based exclusively on merit. This is broadly defined as exceptional intellectual potential, leadership, a commitment to learning, strong sense of integrity, and the desire to work towards and instigate positive change.
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Our Campus

Built on an 18-acre (7.3 hectare) site in the Kizingo area of Mombasa, the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa is a state-of-the-art facility inspired by Swahili architecture.
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The Academies’ programmes aim to develop students who are ethical, public-minded, and possess a pluralistic outlook, and who will become future leaders of their home countries.
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The Aga Khan Academy Mombasa has been awarded IB status by the International Body


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Recent News

16 April 2018

Earlier this month, three of our students traveled to Nairobi to showcase their innovations at an International Science Fair Competition. Each student won an award for their inventions!

16 April 2018

Want to see inquiry-based learning in action? Curious about what our Geography and ESS students are up to? Read here about this years fieldwork.

07 April 2018

Join us on Monday April 09 for a chance to speak to university representatives from a range of global universities.


Saifan Aswani, a student at the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa, knows the value of taking the time to appreciate his surroundings. He credits his experience of the past... Find out more

In his final year of the Diploma Programme at the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa, Shad Bherani is ambitious, curious, and driven to become an engineer. Shad aspires to use... Find out more

Samy Natho

Samy Natho Jina is not only a dedicated student at the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa - he is also a skilled and talented self-taught computer coder. Samy says, “For each... Find out more

Arzoo Rajpar

Through a personal reflection, Arzoo shares her experience at AKA Mombasa as she reflects on her journey in her final year: "Through the Academy I have made many of... Find out more

Being a global citizen, leader and environmental enthusiast is no easy task. Prabhdeep Lochab’s story is a testament to the hard work, dedication and commitment that... Find out more

Nuala, the Learning Student Support Coordinator in Mombasa, endeavours to improve social outcomes through strategic planning and capacity building at the local... Find out more

An alumus of AKA Mombasa and University of California Berkeley, Rahim reflects: "The Academy helped me to grow to be the man I am today by instilling values of social... Find out more

Mrs Aneela Mukhi and Mr Altaf Mukhi, parents of Faliha Altaf Mukhi, share their experience: "Through our chain of observation, the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa surely... Find out more

Meet Sadiq, a student at the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa. Open-mindedness, confidence and time management are some of the many characteristics he has developed at the... Find out more

Zarina Mamadbekova, a recent alumna of the Academy in Mombasa, says “I want to give back to my community. I want to pull people out of poverty.”


CIS College and University Fair

Join us on Monday 09 April for a full day of exciting opportunities to talk to university reps from around the world.

Easter Break

Students will break from school 26 March- 6 April. Hope you all enjoy the holiday!

Holi Meets Easter

Join us a for a colourful celebration on 22 March at 4pm on the Sports Field!