The Institute is governed by its Board of Control represented by the Go.3 ernment of Bihar through its nominated members, Department of HRD and Finance besides nominees of ICSSR and UGC. The details are given below:

# Name & Address Position
1 Sri D.N. Sahaya, Former Governor, Chattisgarh & Tripura Chairman
2 Professor Amiya K. Bagchi (Nominee of State Govt.) Member
3 Professor S.R. Hashim (Nominee of State Govt.) Member
4 Vice Chancellor, Patna University, Patna Ex-officio Member
5 Member Secretary ICSSR, New Delhi Member
6 Nominee of the UGC  Member
7 Professor Ravi Shrivastava
Professor of Economics, CSRD, SSS, JNU, New Delhi (Nominee of ICSSR)
Member
8 Principal Secretary
Department of Education, Govt. of Bihar, Patna
Ex-officio Member
9 Principal Secretary
Department of Finance, Govt. of Bihar, Patna
Ex-officio Member
10 Vice Chancellor, Magadh University, Bodh Gaya Member
11 Professor  A.K. Jha
Faculty Representative, A.N. Sinha Institute of Social Studies, Patna
Member
12 Professor Sunil Ray
Director, A.N. Sinha Institute of Social Studies, Patna
Ex-officio Member Secretary
     

Note: The tenure of the member will be valid for two years, w.e.f., the date of notification for the same excluding Ex-officio Member.