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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

17 May 2018

Read about how our Book Club and The Young Farmers Club partnered up to help the environment and plant trees!

11 May 2018

On 29 April 2018, the Province of Ontario and the Aga Khan Academies network of schools formally extended their partnership on mutually beneficial education initiatives.

08 May 2018

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Graduate of AKA Mombasa Muslima Niyozmamadova tells the story of her journey to the Academies and shares how she developed the determination to help her home country... Find out more

Ganjina Vanjova reflects on her time at the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa: "Describing the Academy to someone requires an explanation of how it does more than provide an... Find out more

Joshua Abuto tells an inspiring and promising tale of what drives him to sustain his vision of making a difference in the lives of his fellow citizens in Kenya. A... Find out more

Saifan Aswani, a student at the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa, knows the value of taking the time to appreciate his surroundings. He credits his experience of the past... Find out more

In his final year of the Diploma Programme at the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa, Shad Bherani is ambitious, curious, and driven to become an engineer. Shad aspires to use... Find out more

Samy Natho

Samy Natho Jina is not only a dedicated student at the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa - he is also a skilled and talented self-taught computer coder. Samy says, “For each... Find out more

Arzoo Rajpar

Through a personal reflection, Arzoo shares her experience at AKA Mombasa as she reflects on her journey in her final year: "Through the Academy I have made many of... Find out more

Being a global citizen, leader and environmental enthusiast is no easy task. Prabhdeep Lochab’s story is a testament to the hard work, dedication and commitment that... Find out more

Nuala, the Learning Student Support Coordinator in Mombasa, endeavours to improve social outcomes through strategic planning and capacity building at the local... Find out more

An alumus of AKA Mombasa and University of California Berkeley, Rahim reflects: "The Academy helped me to grow to be the man I am today by instilling values of social... Find out more


Class of 2018 Graduation

We will be celebrating our DP2 class on Saturday 19 May. We wish them all the best in their future endeavours!

Book Fair

Join us for a Book Fair in JS on 26 May and in SS on 27 May for a wide selection of books and resources for all ages. 

Academies student exchange launched

Year 8 students and parents are encouraged to apply for the inaugural student exchange to Aga Khan Academy Hyderabad! Applications are due by May 6 at 6 pm. For questions, email student.exchange@agakhanacademies.org