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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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Admissions

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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Leadership

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

21 March 2017

Tajik students at AKA Mombasa recreate the sights and sounds of Pamir through their rich, cultural performances while celebrating the festival of Novruz.

19 March 2017

A reflection of the Diploma 1 (DP1) performance of the award-winning musical "In the Heights" by Lin-Manuel Miranda.

17 March 2017

Youth participate in sessions at the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa to understand the complexities of conflicts revolving around natural resources.

Spotlights

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

"One of the greatest things that is emphasised is giving back to the community that you came from. The Aga Khan Academy embodies this in the best way possible.”

“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.

Christine Robertson

Christine Robertson is a veteran Ontario teacher who began a secondment to the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa in April 2016. She talks about her experience of coming to... Find out more

Ham Serunjogi is a natural leader, bold thinker and team player. Having beat the odds to secure a job with Facebook, Ham credits the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa for... Find out more

Lilian graduated from AKA, Mombasa in 2015. She is currently studying at the University of British Columbia (UBC) in Canada and was a recipient of UBC's International... Find out more

“Most people around Mombasa, including my family, are low income earners, so it’s disturbing when natural disasters take place…one of my aims is to lift that barrier... Find out more

"There are a lot of values that the Academy instilled in me that I carry to this day. It has taught me importance of being aware of the community around us as well as... Find out more

Notices

MAD Night 2017

Join us for a night of music, art, drama, dance themed "MAD for Change" from 6-9:30 pm at the Commons.

DP2 Final Art Exhibition

The DP2 class is presenting their artwork in the Senior School Library from 22-24 March 2017. 

Pamir - Roof of the World

Celebrate Navroz this Saturday from 7-9:30 pm in true Tajik style. Learn more about Tajik culture over a home-made dinner as you enjoy special performances.