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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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Recent News

16 April 2014

French language students at the Aga Khan Academy, Mombasa participated in an exciting language exchange programme in Mauritius.

28 March 2014

Parent presentation about the Aga Khan Academy, Mombasa at the Serena Hotel, Nairobi on Saturday, 5 April 2014.

24 March 2014

Dr Geoffrey Fisher appointed as Head of the Aga Khan Academy, Hyderabad, with effect from summer 2014.


When representatives of the Academy came to speak at Bevertone Ochieng’s elementary school in Kisumu, his ears perked up. A diligent student, he’d planned on taking... Find out more

Rachita is currently at the University of Nottingham where she is enrolled in the MSc Clinical Microbiology course.

Since working with Education for Marginalised Children in Kenya through the AKA service programme, Academy graduate Harsev Oshan has actively continued to develop... Find out more

“Ham’s time at the Academy had molded him into a fuller more holistic individual, a quality highly sought after by the world’s top universities."

“As parents, we were looking for a school that would challenge Kyle to think thrice as hard, be a problem solver and think imaginatively, outside the box."

"Livia is a natural leader who possesses the skills, judgment, maturity and vision that is rarely seen in such a young adult."

“At the Academy, we were moulded every day into more than merely just students—we became active, curious, dedicated and critical learners; we learnt to appreciate... Find out more

It is a different system that gives me more advantages and privilege.

The space that you are given for studying and the people around me, make me feel more comfortable and focused.

“With its multi-disciplinary system, the IB prepares you for the real world in a way no other system would. It could be the simple idea of time management or it... Find out more

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Parent Presentation

Serena Hotel, Nairobi on Saturday, 5 April. Click here for more information.

Parent-Teacher conference

For DP2 parents only March 18 from 4:30pm – 6:00pm

Academy Newsletter

Read or download the latest Newsletter here.

The Aga Khan Academy, Mombasa has been awarded IB Status by the International Body