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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

12 September 2017

Concordia University’s Centre for the Study of Learning and Performance was recognised for creating and implementing the Learning Toolkit – a series of multimedia learning tools implemented in partnership with the Aga Khan Academes.

07 September 2017

The Aga Khan Foundation features the Educating Girls in Science (EGIS) Project, which takes part in a Skype exchange with students at Nicholas Senn High School, where they built their computer skills while also breaking down media-driven stereotypes.

06 September 2017

Mrs Bhagirathy Jhingran describes to us the rewarding experience of being a mentor at AKA Mombasa.


Ruhi Kamal Manek, an alumna of the Aga Khan Academies Mombasa, took away one enduring lesson from the Academy: the importance of engaging in thoughtful and careful... Find out more

Meet Felix, a student at the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa. With a keen early interest in science, he shares his dreams for the future and explains how the Academies have... Find out more

This is Stephen, a student at the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa. His passion for community service shines as he expresses the growth in perspective he experienced through... Find out more

Aleem Mawji shares his journey of self-discovery, which began at the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa and continued towards creating tangible change.

“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.


Change of October Break Dates

The break is now 20-30 Oct. 2017 with Parent-Teacher Conferences from 18-19.

Emergency Lock-down Drill

Junior School: 25 Sept. 2017 & Senior School: 26 Sept. 2017. If you're on campus, please follow the instructions of the marshalls on-site.

Tune Into Murder!

Come to the year 10 play on Friday 08 from 6:30-8 pm! See year 10 students for tickets.