The Governing Bodies of the Institut d'Optique Graduate School place a strong emphasis on representatives of industry, academia and Alumni.
The statutory functions and bodies of the Institute are:
- a board of directors that defines the general policy of the Institute,
- an executive committee consisting of the director general, a deputy director for education, a deputy director general for innovation and entrepreneurship, three laboratory directors,
- a training council
- a research council
- a development council