The Department of Sociology was established in month of November 2009, at Shah Abdul Latif University Khairpur. The Sociology has gained special importance in this age of rapid social and cultural change due to outbreak of new technology and means of communication.

Our society is facing challenges of unprecedented social problems to analyeses these problems and find scientific solutions of these sociology is appropriate discipline to look for help. Beside foreign donor agencies are giving fund to non government organizations to take responsibility of development work and these NGO's usually give priority to sociologist to include in their team to work in this purpose. So there are greater job opportunities for our unemployed youth who keep sociology degree.

The Department offers 2 year M.S degree in Sociology, the first year covers five core courses containing 100 marks each, where as the second year constitute course and research work.