The Institute of Peruvian Studies (Instituto de Estudios Peruanos, IEP) is a social sciences research center that specializes in independent, pluralistic and interdisciplinary study of Peru and Latin America.

Since its founding, the IEP has been recognized for its achievements in the field of social studies and has contributed significantly to the discussion of issues that are crucial for the country’s development. Through its research and dissemination of social studies of Peru and other Latin American countries, it seeks to contribute to equitable economic development, the strengthening of democratic institutions and recognition of the richness of cultural diversity.