ICMS was established in 1971, as an affiliate of Harvard University in Iran. It has grown from a small cluster of buildings in the north of Tehran into the most prestigious graduate school in the country: After Islamic Revolution In Iran all Independent Centers and schools in Human Science were merged together and Called the University of "ALLAMEH TABATABAEE". After twenty years, in May 2001 based on permission of Iran's Ministry of Science Research and technology, the ICMS was reestablished.