The Polytechnic has had 9 statutory Governing Councils and 2 interim Councils. Its 10th Governing Council has since commenced operations. The 10th Governing Council of the Polytechnic has as its Chairman, Iyalode Alaba Lawson (MFR) and members are:

  1. Prof. Oludele A. Itiola
  2. Mr. A. O. Olumide
  3. Otunba A. O. Talabi
  4. Mrs. J. Oyelami-Gbajabiamila
  5. Prince Adedire Adetona
  6. Mr. G. O. Olukoga
  7. Arc. S. O. S. Oladipo
  8. Mr. Abidemi A. Bammeke
  9. Engr. Yinka Akintomide
  10. Chief Wole Sanyaolu
  11. Comrade Biodun Oluseye
  12. Mr. Temitayo O. Adelaja
  13. Comrade M. S. Oke
  14. Major J. A. Alao (Rtd)
  15. Barr. Ben. O. Ogunmodede
  16. Mr. Yinka Onikute
  17. Prof. (Mrs.) Ibiyinka Fuwape
  18. Mr. Akin Ajayi
  19. Mr. B. A. Oloyede
  20. Mrs. A. A. Oyefesobi

Moshood Abiola Polytechnic has also had 6 Rectors since inception. Dr. Tunji Sonola was the pioneer Rector. He was succeeded by Dr. Adebisi Adebayo. Dr. Kehinde Jibodu became the 3rd Rector; while Alhaji Waheed Kadiri was the fourth Rector of the Polytechnic. He was succeeded by the immediate past Rector, Architect Tokunbo Ayodele Fowode. The incumbent Rector is Prof. Oludele Adelanwa Itiola.