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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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Admissions

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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Leadership

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

12 July 2017

His Highness the Aga Khan, founder of the Aga Khan Development Network and visionary behind the Aga Khan Academies, commenced his Diamond Jubilee on 11 July 2017.

10 July 2017

His Highness the Aga Khan is commemorating his Diamond Jubilee year, beginning 11 July 2017. Join the Aga Khan Academies in celebrating 60 years of His Highness's visionary leadership.

21 June 2017

Imaan Vaiani (DP1) takes us on a journey to Rwanda with 12 Diploma students of Individuals and Societies as they sought to answer questions about violence, peace and reconciliation. The students traveled from 7-10 June 2017, accompanied by Mrs. Bhagirathy Jhingran and Mrs. Susan Abuto.

Spotlights

“I have had the opportunity to grow and learn as both an educator and an individual through my interactions at the Academy and through daily life in Mombasa,"... Find out more

Aga Khan Academy graduate Joshua Tibatemwa swam for Uganda in the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. He credits the Academy with growing him not just academically but "as a... Find out more

Lucy Mwandawiro has been a chemistry teacher at the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa for 11 years. However, she has grown and developed in many more areas, such as her... Find out more

Karishma Bhagani

“I think that at the end of the day what everything comes down to is how we can be citizens of the world and how we can change the world that we live in to make it a... Find out more

“I think one of the biggest assets the Academy has is the diverse cultural background in the student body. Having players coming from all over the world from so many... Find out more

Kashyap Pravin Gohel

Kashyap Gohel, who graduated from the Aga Khan Academy in Mombasa, tells us about his experiences and how the Academies contributed his many accomplishments.

Christine Robertson

Christine Robertson is a veteran Ontario teacher who began a secondment to the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa in April 2016. She talks about her experience of coming to... Find out more

Ham Serunjogi, an alumnus of the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa, is a natural leader, bold thinker and team player. A recent graduate of Grinnell College in Iowa, Ham... Find out more

Lilian graduated from AKA, Mombasa in 2015. She is currently studying at the University of British Columbia (UBC) in Canada and was a recipient of UBC's International... Find out more

“Most people around Mombasa, including my family, are low income earners, so it’s disturbing when natural disasters take place…one of my aims is to lift that barrier... Find out more

Notices

Back to School!

Start of the 2017-2018 Academic Year. Thursday 17 Aug. 

New Residential Student Orientation

Welcoming of new residential students to the dorms on 16 Aug.  

End of School

School closes for Summer break on 23 June at 12 pm and resumes on 17 August 2017.