1. The Governing Council members shall hold office for three years from the date of their appointment, and the appointment can only be renewed for another period of three years.
2. Though they exercise delegated powers of the Moderator and the Governor of the State, they shall be responsible for the general management of the affairs of the Polytechnic, and in particular, the control of the properties and finances of the Polytechnic, and shall have powers to do anything which in its opinion, is calculated to facilitate the carrying out of the purposes of the Polytechnic.
3. The Governing Council shall have power to appoint Committees from among its own members and to make rules for the conduct of the business of the Polytechnic, and shall have power to delegate functions to any of its Committees or the Chairman or the Rector, as it may deem fit.
4. It shall have power to appoint Advisory Committees from among its members and can include experienced persons outside its members if considered desirable.