As per the Memorandom of Association of the CIHCS the Board of Governors is constituted as per the following compositions :

1Joint Secretary, Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India, New DelhiChairperson (Ex-Officio)
2Director/Dy. secretary dealing with administration of CIHCS in Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India, New Delhi Member (Ex-Officio)
3Director/Dy. Secretary (IFD), Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India, New DelhiMember (Ex-Officio)
4One Representative from Ministry of Defence, Govt. of IndiaMember (Ex-Officio)
5One Representative from Deptt. of Education, Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India, New DelhiMember (Ex-Officio)
6One Representative of the Education Department, Govt. of Arunachal PradeshMember (Ex-Officio)
7Vice-Chancellor or a Senior Representative, Rajiv Gandhi University (A Central University), Itanagar, Arunachal PradeshMember (Ex-Officio)
8One Nominee of the Vice-Chancellor of the University to which the Institute is Affiliated Member (Ex-Officio)
9Deputy Commissioner, Bomdila, West Kameng District, Arunachal Pradesh Member (Ex-Officio)
10A senior representative of the Gonpas (Monasteries) to be nominated by the Govt. of Arunachal PradeshMember
11 to 13Three (3) Bhuddhist Scholars nominated by the Govt. of IndiaMember
14 One person from amongst teaching staff of the Institute nominated by Govt. of IndiaMember (Ex-Officio)
15 Director of the InstituteMember Secretary (Ex-Officio)
The terms of the Board of Governors shall be of three (3) years.