The Academic Council (AC) is constituted by the Board of Governors (BoG) as the senior academic governance body of the Institute of Ismaili Studies. The AC mandate is to advise and be accountable to the BoG on all academic matters and academic-related policies. The AC provides assurance to the BoG that the Institute is implementing effective academic governance frameworks capable of establishing and maintaining excellence in teaching & learning, assessment, research, and academic publishing, while remaining true to the Institute’s mission.

Terms of reference and membership