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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

02 March 2015

MAD season has started at the Aga Khan Academy, Mombasa! Stay tuned for the first round of auditions coming up on 21 March, 2015.

02 March 2015

On Saturday 14 March, 2015 the Aga Khan Academy, Mombasa will be holding a presentation at the Serena Hotel in Dar es Salaam. Prospective parents and students are most welcome.

26 February 2015

Recently, Microsoft in Education hosted a Global Forum in Dubai to bring together various people involved in the education process. The Aga Khan Academy, Mombasa was represented by Mr. Anthony Gioko and Mr. Kipkemoi Serem. Here are a few highlights from their session.


Two Year 5 students interviewed Isla Gordon, an accomplished educator from the International School of Geneva and AKA, Mombasa’s new Junior School principal. They... Find out more

“I value education so much that I will do anything possible in my capacity to see that people excel,” says Kelvin, a final-year student at AKA, Mombasa.

“I believe [The Aga Khan Academy, Mombasa] is where I shaped my values that I still hold to this day. It is also where I saw and felt the importance of building a... Find out more

“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

Dual Language Programme teacher Enitta Olang' is one of the first teachers ever to deliver the PYP in Kiswahili.

“I will be well equipped to come back to Kenya and advise youth on how to respect human rights," says William. "I want to break the poverty cycle.”

“I view teaching as one way I can share my gift of music with others,” he explains, “and at the same time be one of the people who can impact the life of young... Find out more

Vice Principal and International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme Coordinator, Shouquot Hussain tells a heartening tale of his work at the Aga Khan Academy in... Find out more

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

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

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SRC Handball Tournament

06 March 2015, 5.00pm - 9.30pm

U11 Girls Triangular Hockey vs Jaffery Academy & Braeburn Mombasa International School

03 March 2015 (at BMIS). All the best to our team!

DP2 Mock Exams

25 February-06 March 2015, Good luck to all the DP2s!