Scouting started in UAF in 1972 as University Hiking Club, which groomed to Rover Scout Unit. Dr. Ghulam Rasool Tanvir was the first president of Rover Scouts Unit. After him Dr. Iftikhar Ahmad Mian and Dr. Altaf-ur-Rehman Barque impart many things to this unit and it grew very fast and upgraded to Agrivarsity Scouts Group in 2003. Worthy Vice chancellor of the university act as honorary Patron in Chief of the group. The group is functioning under the auspices of the Directorate of Sports and affiliated to Punjab Boy Scouts Association (PbBSA). President and Vice President administrated the overall activities of the rovers in addition to creating linkages with the other organization and associations in the country. Day to day affairs are being controlled by Group Council, that comprise of odd number members selected among the rovers. It is great honor of the University that crew of Scouts has gained recognition as excellent group both at provincial and national level by dint of remarkable potential and unmatchable performance of its members. They have played a very significant role in the useful activities.