Department of Social sciences was foundedin 2012. The department is a part of the Chemical technology and ecology faculty and is one of the structural departments of the university.
In the Period of the Revival of the New Era of the Powerful State, the main tasks of the department are to educate students in a patriotic spirit, to explain them moral values, to tell about the traditions and customs inherited from ourancestors, to expound the relationship between man and society, society and nature to students, to bring up intellectual and patriotic personalities withhighly moral spirit devoted to people, Motherland and Esteemed President.
Professors and academic staff of the Social sciences department give specialists, bachelors and masters the lectures and practical lessons on “Philosophy”, “Social science”, “Political science”, “Economic theory”, “History of Turkmenistan”, “Fundamentals of the legislation of Turkmenistan” and “Modern Turkmen society” at all faculties of the university.
According to the basics of new theories and methods of social sciences the teachers of the department take actively part at explaining reforms actual in the country from scientific point of view.
For the teachers and students of the university the professors and academic staff of the Social sciences department constantly hold scientific seminars on foreign and domestic policy of Esteemed President Serdar Berdimuhamedov and contributions to the cause of peace through development, as well as the seminars on promotion the goals of the State Program for the Development of Social and Humanitarian Sciences and the Action Plan for its implementation.