About Us

Launched in 2015, the Aga Khan University Graduate School of Media and Communications (GSMC) is the premier source of education and tailored training for journalists, communicators and media executives and entrepreneurs in East Africa and beyond.


Guided by the principles of global excellence and local relevance, GSMC helps individuals to transform their careers and organizations to seize on opportunities and reap the benefits of innovation.

Get individual attention from a world-class faculty. Develop the skills to shape the future of media and communications in the digital age. Learn by doing in cutting-edge facilities. Become part of a global network of leaders. Make a difference that matters.


Experience the AKU advantage.