The Institute of Gandhian Studies is an educational and public charitable institution registered under the Bombay Public Trust Act of 1950 on 20th April 1988.(E-262) The Board of Trustees of the Institute consists of Justice C.S. Dharmadhikari – Chairman, Shri Dhirubhai Mehta, Shri Rahul Bajaj, Shri Shekhar Bajaj, Smt. Kumud Bajaj and Smt. Minal Bajaj.
Shri Bharat Mahodaya is Director and Dr. Siby K. Joseph is Dean of Studies and Research of the Institute.
Donations to the Institute of Gandhian Studies is exempted from Income Tax under Section 80(G) of Income Tax Act, 1961