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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

23 February 2018

Are you in Nairobi from 01-04 March? We're bringing the Academy to you! Come learn about our programmes.

19 February 2018

Curious about the various programmes at our Academy? Join us on Saturday, 24 February for a student-led information session.

06 February 2018

Over the December break, 3 members of our community spent a few days in Homa Bay learning about Permaculture. Read more about their unique experience.


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

Mrs Aneela Mukhi and Mr Altaf Mukhi, parents of Faliha Altaf Mukhi, share their experience: "Through our chain of observation, the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa surely... Find out more

Meet Sadiq, a student at the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa. Open-mindedness, confidence and time management are some of the many characteristics he has developed at the... Find out more

Zarina Mamadbekova, a recent alumna of the Academy in Mombasa, says “I want to give back to my community. I want to pull people out of poverty.”

Mary considers her time at the Academy in Mombasa to be a gift. With compassion and leadership, she is determined to help students with similar backgrounds succeed... Find out more

Danish is global citizen with a creative approach to life. One of his many achievements is the award-winning app, Orai, which aims to make anyone become a better... Find out more

Meet Saumya, a student at the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa. A musician and a leader, she shares her wisdom on what it means to make a true positive impact.


Personal Project Final Exhibition

Join us on Feb 2 as we celebrate the acheivements of our Year 10 students. In the Commons and SS library from 2-4:30 pm. 

Year 1 Open House 2 February 2018

Join us at 7:45 on 2 of February for our Year 1 Open House!

DP1 Annual Production takes place on 19 January

Don't miss out on AIDA the Musical. A tale of love and honour steeped in enthralling music and above all a search for identity.