Governing body formulates policy and directs the affairs of the institution. Governing body of VJCET consists of 14 members headed by Msgr. Dr. Pius (Manager) and Dr. K K Rajan (Principal) as the secretary. It includes eight members nominated by the Board of Trustees and nominated members from AICTE, DTET, KTU and MGU. The governing body is elected for a period of three years. It meets twice or thrice in a year to assess the performance of the institution and to discuss the future developmental activities.