Aga Khan University
In Pakistan, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Afghanistan and the United Kingdom, the Aga Khan University (AKU) is preparing young men and women to succeed in the global knowledge economy, to lead change in their societies and to increase understanding and respect in a pluralistic world. More
Areas of Activity
Effective healthcare delivery depends on qualified human resources. Since 1983, more than 14,000 alumni have graduated from AKDN’s programmes in nursing, medicine and education.
In Uganda, the expansion of AKDN’s East Africa Integrated Health System includes a $100 million investment in a new hospital in Kampala.
The AKDN operates one of the largest non-profit, private healthcare systems in the developing world. It consists of 200+ health centres (basic and comprehensive) and hospitals, including 14 ISO-certified and/or JCI-accredited hospitals.