In brief

We seek to contribute to the development of political science in Lithuania by conducting original and valuable research, disseminating its results to the academic community, policy makers and all those interested in political life.


  • Our Experts

    The Institute is proud to have gathered together a number of prominent experts on national, European and international politics who are renowned for their competent and original public commentaries, expert knowledge and professional experience.

  • Our Work

    The Institute, the first political science research institution in the independent Lithuania, is the leading social science research center in the Baltic States. Relevance of research problems, originality of solutions and the interdisciplinarity are the main principles of our research.

  • Our Results

    The work of our researchers and their groups cover major subfields of political science. Here you can find the latest academic publications by our staff and read the periodicals published by IIRPS.

  • Our Events

    We organise academic conferences, seminars, round-table discussions, public lectures - thus, the IIRPS has already become the perfect place where everyone freely and immediately can exchange the research results, insights and create new ideas. All events are open to the public.