Administratively, the École nationale supérieure des Arts Décoratifs is a public institution of higher education under the authority of the French Ministry of Culture and Communication.
It is governed by a board of directors , managed by a director, and endowed with a studies and research advisory committee.
The mission of the École nationale supérieure des Arts Décoratifs is to provide artistic, scientific, and technical training for artists and designers,
preparing them for careers in design and research in all the decorative arts fields.
In 2007, the École nationale supérieure des Arts Décoratifs carried out an educational reform of its curriculum and competitive entrance examination.
The degree course takes five years, and the School's diploma is now recognized as Master's level.
The teaching team, made up of high-level professionals from various backgrounds, is a resource of paramount importance for the École des Arts Déco.
Seminars, symposiums, workshops, study trips, as well as an extensive library and materials library round off the School's unique educational resources.