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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

20 August 2014

DP Student Karishma Bhagani shares her experience as the Aga Khan Academy, Mombasa's representative in the Global Citizens Summit for Youth at the prestigious Harvard University.

04 June 2014

On May 24, 2014, the Aga Khan Academy, Mombasa celebrated its 8th graduating Diploma Programme class.

13 May 2014

Schools from the Coast are among beneficiaries of a Sh2.4 billion education project by the Aga Khan Foundation.


“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

For Taher Ezzi, starting his MBA at Harvard is the product of almost a decade of work and the culmination of a dream. Taher graduated from the Aga Khan Academy,... Find out more

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.

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AKA,Mombasa Graduation Ceremony

Class of 2014 will graduate from the Academy on Saturday, May 24th

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

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