Faculty of Agricultural Social Sciences emerged as a faculty in 1984 after bifurcation of Faculty of Agriculture into three faculties. Nevertheless, various departments of this faculty have been offering graduate and postgraduate degree programs since 1975, when the university was defunct Sindh Agriculture College. The Faculty plays an important role not only in offering degree programs in various disciplines but also in supporting academic programs of other faculties; offering compulsory courses in English, Statistics, Pakistan Studies & Islamic Studies. The Faculty has following academic departments.
- Agricultural Economics
- Agricultural Education Extension & Short Courses
- Rural Sociology
- Islamic Studies
- Pakistan Studies
The first four are degree-awarding departments, whereas the remaining two departments are offering compulsory courses in their respective fields in all the Faculties of the University. Department of Agricultural Economics has recently started B.Sc in Agribusiness Management and M.S in Agribusiness Management (Off Campus Program). Department of Agricultural Economics and Agricultural Education Extension & Short Courses are also offering doctoral programs. The faculty has a Computer Laboratory with internet facility for its faculty staff and the students. Besides this, a library has been established in order to cater the needs of the scholars/scientists and students of the faculty.