The Institute for Graduate Studies in Social Sciences is responsible for the general coordination, steering and advancement of master and doctorate programs run by different academic departments.
The mission of the Institute is to promote an academic environment conducive to high-level scientific research in social sciences, humanities, economics and administrative sciences, legal studies; to support graduate students carrying out independent original research and to prepare graduate students for academic and professional careers in their chosen fields.
Academic decisions are taken by the Council of the Institute. Administrative decisions are taken by the Board of Executives. The Director who is a member of the two chairs the two.