Başkent University Institute of Social Sciences which was founded in 1995 is located at Baglica campus. Baglica campus is built on nearly 275 hectares of area and is located 20.km west of the center of Ankara. The Institution Board is authorized for the decisions and judgements and the board consists of full professors and associate professor. The administration of the Institute is fullfilled by 1 director and 1 associate director.
The language of instruction of the Ph. D. program is Turkish. But the knowledge of English language is a prerequisite.