The Internet has boomed in recent years in Nepal which has changed a lot of basic things in our life. Education especially has evolved at a high pace along with the Internet. There are thousands of online study apps that try to make student life less stressful and more comfortable and fun. We have selected some free applications that will help sort out the messy life of a college or school student.
Maths! Well, that’s a scary thing for many and a fun one for some. Mathway is an excellent mobile app that helps solve mainly all kinds of mathematical questions regarding Basic Math, Algebra, Trigonometry, Calculus, Statistics, Finite Math, Linear Algebra, and Graphing. The best thing about this app is that we can simply click the photo of the problem, and it solves the question showing some elaborate steps. Mathway is a versatile app with solutions to problems ranging from grade school to basic engineering math.
Features of Mathway:
- Library of all kinds of mathematical problems.
- Simple and easy interface.
- Elaborated steps of every solved problem.
Platform: Android and iOS
Similar App: Photo Math
Coding is arguably the most significant achievement for humankind. It’s definitely not everyone’s cup of tea and few find it jarring and annoying. SoloLearn has loads of coding tutorials for every programming language. It also has some free courses on web development. It is a simple app that will help those who find coding boring at college and want to do it with their free will. For coding enthusiasts, SoloLearn has a community hub where you can show off your coding and receive feedback from other “SoloLearners.”
Features of SoloLearn:
- Vast and Elaborated Tutorial line-up.
- Inclusion of basic to a high-level programming language.
- Active coding community.
- Easy execution of coding through mobile.
Platform: Android, iOS and Web
Similar App: Hackr.io
This is probably the most innovative and unique app on this whole list. Forest is an app that keeps us focused and productive either in the classroom or home-study. All of us have faced a situation where we badly want to check our phones while studying. It helps to alleviate that through a fun game that also helps for a social cause.
Forest tries to force you to remain focused by growing a virtual tree. It takes thirty minutes to grow one tree, which will then be added to your forest. But if you turn on your phone or visit the sites, you blacklisted during that time, and then the tree will die. More trees you grow, you’ll be given coins, and these coins are used to plant actual trees around the world. An app that furthers social cause and encourages us to stay focused and productive during study hours.
Features of Forest:
- Fun way to stay focused.
- It helps further the social cause of “Green Earth.”
Platform: Android, Web and iOS (paid $1.99)
Similar App: SelfControl
PDF files have become a standard for every text project and in many institution’s Homework as well. It is a simple app that converts any photo into a PDF file.
Features of Snap2PDF:
- Very simple.
- One-click converter.
- Share function to mail, cloud, etc.
- Easy Print.
Platform: Android, IOS (paid $1.99)
Similar App: CamScanner
This one is for earnest learners. EdX is one of a kind which offers courses from actual colleges. The courses consist of engineering, programming, calculus, statistics, history, and many others. It is useful for students looking to pursue higher education in their desired field and want to learn specific subjects to a certain degree.
Features of EdX:
- Online and Offline Video Lectures.
- Closer to real-life learning.
- Free courses even on complex courses.
Platform: Android and iOS
Similar App: Khan Academy
Productivity and essential shortcuts are the two things that define a student’s life, and the apps on our list contain both of these characteristics. College/School life can get very hectic, and leaning on the digital medium is always the best way to minimize unwanted stress and chaos.