​Student Life ​

East Africa​


Aga Khan University Students' Association 

Welcome to AKUSA! 

The AKUSA in Kenya comprises of students from the Medical College, School of Nursing and Midwifery and the Graduate School of Media and Communications.

The Association, governed by a Students’ Executive Council, provides students opportunities to actively engage directly in the governance, growth, and development of the University. Please read the constitution here​.

​Provost's Football Tournament and Sports Fiesta​

The annual sports event brings together students, staff and faculty in campuses in East Africa to participate in recreational activities that include football, swimming, athletics and karaoke among other competitions.            

​The events take place in Nairobi, Kampala and Dar es Salaam. 


Gym and Fitness

Students subscribe to gym and fitness programmes at highly discounted rates at University contracted facilities around our campuses. 

Psychosocial Health Webinars​

To ensure mental and psychosocial health of our students, we conduct monthly psychosocial health webinars to all our students across East Africa. Our students interact freely with our student psychological counsellors in confidence and participate in group social media platforms that discuss topics of general interest.


SONAM Potluck Lunch​​

​Students and faculty from the  School of Nursing and Midwifery in Nairobi campus participate in the  annual Potluck Lunch. A time to celebrate each other’s culture through food, drink, and cultural wear.