The Apps Every Student Needs in Their School Survival Kit ...

By Neecey

The Apps  Every Student  Needs in Their School  Survival Kit  ...

For help with your studies and just getting to grip with life as a student, there are thousands of apps. They help you get organized, aid your work, keep track of your money and also keep you informed and entertained. Every student is obviously different and will want a unique selection of apps, but here’s my selection:

1 Microsoft Word

The absolute daddy when it comes to word processing programs, and this stripped back free version is a godsend for students!

Download at:
play.google.com

2 OneDrive

This is a wonderful cloud service from Microsoft that lets you access all of your files from multiple devices, which means that you will never get caught out if you leave your laptop or your phone at home.

Download at: itunes.apple.com

play.google.com

3 Groupon

Living the student life can be tough, but Groupon makes it a little bit easier by showcasing all of the best deals and discounts of the day/week/month!

Download at: itunes.apple.com

play.google.com

4 Accuweather

Want to know if you are going to have take that umbrella to your lecture in case it is raining when you come out? No problem, just check the super reliable Accuweather app for a detailed forecast.

Download at: itunes.apple.com

play.google.com

5 8Tracks

Sometimes you want a playlist so specific that Spotify just doesn’t cut it, but the 100% user generated lists on 8Tracks are more likely to satisfy your specific needs.

Download at: itunes.apple.com

play.google.com

6 Sworkit Lite

You’ve got to remember to stay fit amidst all of the studying, and the Sworkit app provides a short and sharp boost of exercise inspiration that you need to stay on top of things.

Download at: itunes.apple.com

play.google.com

7 Uber

Take all of the hassle out of making your back from a student party by having the Uber app right there on your phone; no more haling cabs!

Download at: itunes.apple.com

play.google.com

8 VSCO

If the Instagram and Facebook filters just aren’t doing it for you anymore, then turn to VSCO for a whole host of new and exciting features that you can apply to your photos.

Download at: itunes.apple.com

play.google.com

9 EasyBib

Anybody who has written a bibliography knows how stressful it can be. Let EasyBib take care of the referencing for you so you can concentrate on the essay content!

Download at: itunes.apple.com

play.google.com

10 Flipboard

Combining a Pinterest style with education, Flipboard is a place where you can collate lots of different articles that you think will be helpful in your essays and assignments.

Download at: itunes.apple.com

play.google.com

11 Quizlet

The perfect way to revise for exams: create fun quiz cards for subjects that you and your friends can test each other with before the big day arrives.

Download at: itunes.apple.com

play.google.com

12 Dragon Dictation

Some people learn better by speaking out loud instead of writing down, so use this dictation app.

Download at: itunes.apple.com

13 Dictionary.com

There is no shame in it; we all need a quick word definition sometimes! Having the whole dictionary in your pocket is much easier than carrying a physical volume around!

Download at: itunes.apple.com

play.google.com

14 Evernote

A great resource for students to be able to collate every single scrap of notes that they have for a subject, from handwritten copies to online articles that they have found to be useful.

Download at: itunes.apple.com

play.google.com

15 DropBox

The holy grail of ensuring that you never lose your work! Simply send it to DropBox and then even if your computer crashes, you will have it safe and sound in a cloud!

Download at: itunes.apple.com

play.google.com

16 Google Hangout

It can be hard for students to get together to organize group projects, so Google Hangout is perfect for this, where you can have a big video conference call with all of the group members.

Download at: itunes.apple.com

play.google.com

17 Videolicious

Bored of the same old PowerPoint presentations? Do something a little different by creating a piece of work with this cool app.

Download at: itunes.apple.com

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