Top 15 Educational Apps for Adults, College student or teachers

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Top 15 Best Educational Apps for Adults, College student or teachers

In a world where almost everyone has become tech-savvy, the Internet is a major platform for you to educate yourself. Apps play a big role in our lives, so we might as well use them for educational purposes.  With these information and educational apps, you will be able to challenge, stimulate and test your brain, and have fun while doing it! There are no limitations to what you can learn.

Let’s look at Top 10 best education apps for adults, college students or teachers, which will fulfill all your intellectual desires.

1. Coursera

Coursera: Online courses
Coursera: Online courses
Developer: Coursera
Price: Free

This app has proven to be one of the best apps available out there for free courses. Classes are interactive and follow a schedule. Coursera has partnered with top-notch universities all around the world to bring you affordable quality education. It brings you vast choices of over 600 courses across over 20 subject areas available in 14 different languages. The courses have available in the form of Video and Reading section also. You can join any course and get a certification on that. The app is available for the both Android and iOS users.

2. BYJU’S – The Learning App

BYJU'S – The Learning App
BYJU'S – The Learning App
Developer: BYJU'S
Price: Free

BYJU’S is the best learning app for the school kids and who are preparing for the higher studies. The app has almost all the fundamental concepts in the form of the infographics and video content also. BYJU’S also offer the MOCK test to test your knowledge and a clean analysis of the how much you learn and what topic you need to learn more. For students, BYJU’S is the best place to learn in an effective way. The App is compatible with all the Android and iOS smartphones, so compatible will not be an issue.

3. Wikipedia

Wikipedia
Wikipedia
Price: Free

Wikipedia, no need of introduction almost every single user on the internet know what this is. Any kind of the information you need in depth you will find over there. Wikipedia will bring the history of the topic and present also. The one of the cool thing about Wikipedia is you can also share your point also on Wikipedia. All you need to login into Wikipedia and write what you think regarding that topic it will be added after mandatory changes if you have valid points.

4. EdX – Online Courses

EdX - Online Courses
EdX - Online Courses
Developer: edX
Price: Free

EdX is an online course learning app, it consists a wide range of content on all the courses like Biology, Business and Management, Calculus, Chemistry, Computer Science, Programming (Python, Linux, Java, C+, Scratch) and more. You can download the lectures or watch online. The lectures are from the experts at Harvard University, MIT, UC Berkeley, Tsinghua University, Microsoft, Linux, The Smithsonian and more.

5. Udacity – Lifelong Learning

Udacity - Lifelong Learning
Udacity - Lifelong Learning
Developer: Udacity
Price: Free
Udacity is the completely different app from all. The app has interesting feature of on-demand courses, where you can enroll yourself and get certification on them. Like other apps here lectures are also available in the form of the videos and reading content. But not all the courses are free, the big thing needs to pay some fee also. You can personalize your courses and get the best content of that. Each and every course has available in-depth and easy to understand language.

6.Udemy Online Courses

Udemy Online Courses
Udemy Online Courses
Developer: Udemy
Price: Free+
Udemy is free online course learning app available for Android and iOS both users. This learning app has more than 13 million students are mastering new skills and achieving their goals from over 40,000 courses taught by expert instructors. Whether you’re looking to advance your career or explore a new hobby, it’s all in one place. The app is like your free online tutor. Anything you want to learn like programming, Math, Languages etc you will find it here. The content is available in the form of Video, E-book, and Audio also. So, if don’t have time just download the audio and listen that anywhere, anytime.
 

7. Quora

Quora
Quora
Developer: Quora, Inc.
Price: Free
I recommend you to use this app instead of Facebook, and you will never lose interest. This app lets you post any question related to anything, and you will get an answer from people with experience. You can also respond other people’s questions. Installing this app will open a new world of mind blowing things that you might have never even thought about.

8. Elevate

Elevate - Brain Training Games
Elevate - Brain Training Games

We get so busy in everyday life that gives no time to our mental health. This app is pretty similar to a gym for the brain. It helps in sharpening the skills we use in day to day life. Solve challenges and quizzes every day to stimulate your brain and keep it active. Also, see how much you have progressed. Difficulty levels increase as you reach to arrive at the top level.

9. TED Talks

TED
TED
Price: Free

Sometimes just a degree or a course isn’t enough. You need motivation, enlightenment, and insight. TED has built up an extensive collection of knowledgeable and engaging speakers. Everyone should take a look at TED talks about social media impact, how to stay motivated, human psychology and much more from a collection of over 1700 videos.

10. Star Chart

Star Chart
Star Chart
Price: Free+

If you’re a space enthusiast who spends most of their time gazing at the fascinating beauty of the stars, then this app is a dream come true. Hold up your device in the air, so the app can determine where you are pointing based on your location and orientation. Trap 88 constellations and over 120,000 stars inside of your phone with this app.

11. Busuu

busuu - Easy Language Learning
busuu - Easy Language Learning

With changing times knowing multiple languages has become a requirement. With the help of this app, you will learn to read, write and speak 11 of the most popular languages around the world and it will certainly be more impactful and easy than reading dry books. Bilingualism is great, not èver.

12. Arts and culture

Google Arts & Culture
Google Arts & Culture
Developer: Google Inc.
Price: Free

This is a very little known educational google app that can give a lot of information about arts and culture.  It features 360-degree tours of historical places, museums and many other landmarks along with information about art, artists, and stories that will make you want to learn more about your heritage.

13. Amazon Kindle

Amazon Kindle
Amazon Kindle
Price: Free

This reading app has a significantly wide range of educational books, self-help books and how-to books on a variety of subjects. There are age ranges available for both kids and adults which are available for reasonable prices even if you’re reading for leisure. Reading every day will improve your grammar, vocabulary, spelling and your knowledge and thoughts about the world.

14. WolframAlpha

WolframAlpha
WolframAlpha
Developer: Wolfram Group
Price: $2.99

Ever dreamed of having one of those super computers that knows everything, well this app comes quite close. WolframAlpha is informational about maths, Earth Science, computers, physics, astronomy and the list literally never ends. It is same as a reference guide which will help you learn things relatively quickly.

15. Youtube

YouTube
YouTube
Developer: Google Inc.
Price: Free

Youtube is a video viewing platform which is used for a lot of things. For example, you can find cat videos, music videos, and daily vlogs. However, Youtube has proven to be very educational. There are videos which will teach you anything from cooking, music, maths and literally anything you can think of. You can even have full courses. It is a really powerful app which is both educational and entertaining.

Conclusion:

Tuition fees are increasing and reached sky high rates. Why not just use these educational apps which are just as good or maybe even better for free. You can get all the information in the world if you search for it. Do you use one of these apps? Or do you think we missed out on something? Leave your suggestions in the comments.

1 COMMENT

  1. Wikipedia and Quora two are definitely helpful whether its education related stuff or other, you have added some really good apps buddy.

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