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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

10 October 2014

As of the beginning of this academic year, The Middle Years Programme (MYP) will be extended to a five year course, commencing a year earlier, in Year 6.

06 October 2014

Hear what some of the new students at the Aga Khan Academy, Mombasa have to say about their experience. Video prepared by Yasmyn Ntege (AKA,Mombasa student)


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24 September 2014

Student Ronja Florén wrote and produced a book to educate readers on and bring awareness to the plight of the endangered African Rhinos, as well as to raise funds for the cause.


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

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

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 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.”

“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

"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.

Johnston comes from Ganze, Kenya, and was identified by AKA, Mombasa as a student with high potential. He was offered financial support to complete his education at... Find out more

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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.
SRC Elections

SRC Elections are coming up on September 23rd. Mark your calendars!

MYP/DP Results Awards

The MYP/DP Results Awards Ceremony will take place this Friday, September 12th.

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