Başkent University Institute of Social Sciences, which has been operating since the 1995-1996 academic year, is located in the Bağlıca campus of Başkent University, which covers an area of 275 hectares. The decisions regarding the institute are taken by the Institute Board formed by the faculty members. The institute is run by a director and a deputy director.
The International Financial Reporting and Auditing Master's Program started education in the 2017-2018 academic year. The language of instruction of the program is Turkish, but the foreign language (English) is a threshold.