Five must-have apps for college students

In this modernized world, everyone owns a smartphone. Especially college students are addicted to this precious gadget. Although some colleges have a strict policy against students using phones in classrooms, they somehow manage to smuggle it in. If you are one of them, you can utilize this craze and addiction in a productive way to boost your college grades and improve your studying habits. There are dozens of apps available in the app market that you can get for free to ace in your studies. Below is the list of five apps that can be useful for college goers.

  1. do

If you need help to get your tasks organized, this is the right app for you. It can help you keep your college life organized with to-do lists, reminders, and notes. It also allows you to share them with your friends and assign the tasks. It lets you synchronize the tasks between your phones, desktop, web and laptop so that you can see it anytime and anywhere you want and add or create new ones. You can also speak your mind and the app will jot it down for you and save it. It can help you to plan and save ideas whenever it pops up in your head and keep you organized.

  1. Dropbox

With Dropbox, you will never lose any notes or documents. You can keep your photos, videos, and all kinds of documents safely backed up in the app through your mobile phones or laptop and access it anywhere and anytime with just a simple login. You can also share them privately with others. If you want to share a large file, you can simply upload it in the app and share the link. So you can save time because you don’t need to upload it every time you need to share.

  1. Scribd

Scribd is the world’s biggest online library that will help you find millions of books and important documents, notes, texts and course books for your studies. It is a sharing hub for people from all over the world. You can find the one you need and organize them the way you want so you can easily access it later. You can also create your own library there and share it with your friends.

  1. Mathway

If you find math difficult, this app can help you to a great extent. If you are stuck in some problem of Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry or any other math problems, you can simply type in or even easier, take a snap of a problem to get a step-by-step solution. It can be one of the best ways to utilize your mobile phone. This app is a boon for those who want to get help in Math or just check if their answer is correct or not.


English being second language to most of us, we sometimes struggle with uncommon English words and their pronunciations. However, this app will help you break the barrier between languages and give you definitions of all the English words you want to know. All you need to do is type in and you will get the results instantly which include synonyms, antonyms and different context of use. You will find both American and British variants and audio pronunciations and learn to use words better. Some latest android phones come preloaded with a dictionary. If not, you can download this to broaden your vocabulary and make your English proficiency better.


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