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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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AKA Mombasa senior students


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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Living on Campus

Residential life at the Academy complements and extends the academic experience and includes a rich array of activities and leadership opportunities to enhance students’ learning and growth.
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The Aga Khan Academy Mombasa has been awarded IB status by the International Body


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Recent News

03 April 2020

From 12 – 13 March 2020, the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa hosted its 8th annual Peace Summit conference attended by more than 150 students and teachers from different schools within Mombasa County.

02 April 2020

Learn more about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and some tips for you and your family on how to stay safe through this bulletin created by the Aga Khan Development Network.

26 March 2020

Six students from AKA Mombasa qualified for the regional Kenya Science and Engineering Fair competition after successfully competing in the County-level competition.


Raghuveer Vyas, director of the United Nations Initiative at New York University, is on a mission to bring change to the world through policy development and... Find out more

Year 9 student at AKA Mombasa Alyssa Jamal has played golf for almost her whole life – a sport that has taught her the importance of determination and focus.

Fiona Makena Kinyua

Fiona Makena Kinyua graduated from the Teacher Preparation Programme at the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa in June 2019 and is taking classrooms by storm, one student at a... Find out more

Hussein Jiva

Hussein Jiva graduated from the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa after what he feels was a transformative journey.

Mahek Shah

Mahek Shah, a Diploma Programme student at the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa, is driven to change the fact that the aviation industry is male dominated through her... Find out more

Edgar Wangira

Edgar Michael Nagaya Wangira, a recent graduate from the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa, will pursue his passion of environmental science and other adventures at the... Find out more

Anzhela Mirzoeva

With a determination to change her country into a land of opportunity for all, Anzhela Mirzoeva, a recent graduate from the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa, will further her... Find out more

Harriet Chadwick

By using mentorship and seeing the potential in all of her students’, Harriet Chadwick, a Humanities teacher, helped her students understand and appreciate Humanities... Find out more

For Alqaim Lalani, his recent graduation from the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa brings him one step closer to realising his dream of attaining a deeper understanding of... Find out more

Clare McLaughlin

With a community-centered and open-minded mindset, Clare McLaughlin, an Academy fellow, promoted new ideas and programmes, which enabled the Academy to grow in many... Find out more


Mid-term break

AKA Mombasa will be closed for mid-term break from 7-17 April 2020. School will resume on 20 April 2020. Happy break!

School closure

AKA Mombasa will be closed from 16 March 2020. Online learning will commence on 23 March 2020. Click here for more information.

Half-term break

AKA Mombasa will be closed for half-term break from 20-21 February, 2020. Classes will resume on 24 February, 2020.