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Meet Mou Maiti, dean of studies

04 October 2022

Mou Maiti was born in Kolkata, India and is the dean of studies and curriculum at the Aga Khan Academy Dhaka. Mou spent more than 22 years of her career in school leadership roles in various international schools in India, China and Myanmar, including Dhirubhai Ambani International School, B.D. Somani International School and Woodstock School in India, United World Colleges in China, and Yangon International School in Myanmar.  

Mou said she aspires to achieve the mission and vision of the Aga Khan Academies by being a role model and having a shared vision that includes high standards of learning and continuous school improvement.  

“I want to produce a positive school climate full of care and trust,” Mou said. This assignment excites me with the possibility of building a new Academy that is led by the mission and vision of His Highness the Aga Khan with a world-class academic programme. It also inspires me to think about creating professional pathways for our teachers and facilitating our students to become lifelong learners.” 

Mou is ecstatic about the students they are her favourite part of the Academy.

The children, of course,” Mou said.Isn't that what all this is for? To build future leaders and global citizens.