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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

28 November 2014

The AKA, Mombasa team wins 1st place at the 7th edition of the “AKA,Mombasa Under 11 Boys Cricket Tournament”.

27 November 2014

Join us for a fun day. Proceeds go to the Citizen Fund

25 November 2014

The Year 5 students held a Science Expo on 21 November, 2014 to demonstrate what they had learned in their Energy Unit.


“When I started my teaching career, I discovered that I truly enjoyed working with young people.”

Jane Warutere, a Physical Education teacher at the Aga Khan Academy in Mombasa, joined the institution in 2012, armed with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Education... Find out more

Khona Bhattacharjee is a passionate International Baccalaureate (IB) teacher who is currently teaching Year 5 of the Primary Years Programme (PYP) at the Aga Khan... Find out more

A graduate of Kenyatta University, Charles joined the Academy in 2012, bringing with him more than a decade of teaching experience and a fierce determination to... Find out more

“I’ve become a lot more reflective in the last few years, and that’s largely due to the Academy,” says Amsal. “The curriculum, the teachers, they encourage... Find out more

“I decided that for university, I better do what I love instead of doing what someone else has told me and then going there and not liking it so much.”

"It truly is the value of excellence and the desire to always do the best that I can that the school has been able to most successfully instill in me."

Anushri Pendiala feels that going to the Aga Khan Academy in Mombasa was the best decision she has ever made. She graduated from the Academy in 2014 and will begin... Find out more

“Throughout my life, I have always been taught that a good education is something priceless. Some of the greatest experiences in my life have happened because of the... Find out more

For Farah Charania, her time at the Aga Khan Academy in Mombasa allowed her to obtain many of the keys for success in her future career and endeavours.

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School Choir to Perform for Launch of Beyond Zero Campaign

On November 29th in presence of Her Excellency the First Lady

Zawadi Bazaar

Saturday, December 6th from 11am to 4pm. Entry: KSh50

SS Choir on Citizen Power Breakfast Show
Tune in to Citizen TV on Friday, Oct 10 from 6.30-9.00am. Live on http://www.citizentv.co.ke/live or watch the show on Channel 273 on DSTV.

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