9 Mobile Apps Every Student MUST Have

Mobile apps make learning fun and interesting. Besides, these apps keep students’ work managed and organized so that they focus on their study better. Here is the line-up of such mobile apps every student must have on his or her smartphone.

Whether it’s shopping, booking or banking, you just need to swipe over the screen to get the work done. In this way, mobile apps have simplified your life.

Likewise, involvement of mobile apps in education has made learning fun and interesting for the students.

Many western nations like USA have already capitalized on the ubiquity of mobile app to support their educational system. Recently, a new term is coined for integrating education with entertainment which is known as edutainment.

Mobile apps benefits students in many ways like…

• Explaining the complex things like science experiments and equation
• Time management
• Aid in homework and revision
• Providing notes and study material

Use of mobile apps can play crucial role in Malaysia’s educational system when 59% of total population are active Internet users.

Here is the line-up of top mobile apps for students to make learning easy, organized and efficient as well.

Study Habits:

Study Habits is a useful mobile app to boost the memory and improve the learning skills of a student. This is because the app invites users to choose from 30 strategies based on educational psychology which intend to enhance the overall development of a student.

Currently, it is available for iOS platform.

Khan Academy:

Khan Academy is a reputed online learning platform which provides free educational courses. It is also available as mobile app to help students understand the concept they have in school. The mobile app features over 10,000 explanatory videos on math, economics, science, history and many more. Khan Academy mobile app is one of the best downloaded apps in Android store with 5,000,000 downloads. It is available for both iOS and Android.


Want to enjoy Kindle like experience on your smartphone? Moon+Reader is an innovative book reading mobile app which lets your read multiple e-books for free. Now there is no need to carry the bulky bag with you! Plus, you can enjoy comfortable reading at night as the app comes with night themes for lesser glare. Currently, it is available only for Android.


ColorDict is all in one dictionary which provides you both online and offline searches. You can also know the meaning of the words in Wikipedia and other resources. ColorDict has an audio pronunciation boot helping you in the pronunciation of the certain word. Currently, it is available only for Android.

My Study Life:

My Study Life is your virtual planner to manage your assignment date, revision, homework and deadlines. Being a cross platform app, it lets you access and store your notes, exam, homework and assignments in the cloud where it is available on any device. You can use the app even when you are offline.

It is available for both Android and iOS.

Math Tricks:

Admit it. Math is one of the challenging subjects for you. Worry no more! Math Tricks mobile app improves arithmetic abilities with interesting mathematical tricks and shortcuts. It is a fun way to boost your mental calculation abilities.

Currently, it is available for Android only.


CamScanner comes handy when you want to copy notes or take down the text written on the blackboard by your teacher. It saves you from the hassle of taking down text with hand or using your mobile phone camera which gives blurry picture. You can scan, capture, store and share your notes.

It is available for both Android and iOS.

Science Bank:

This mobile app, as name implies, provides students with plethora of knowledge, facts and definition. You can explore here wide range of topics relating to biology, chemistry, physics, environment and space. For every topic, there are galleries of photographs and diagrams for an easy explanation.

Currently, it is available for Android only.


Evernote is your digital notepads as it lets you capture every essential thing important for your study, from texts, photos, audio to PDFs. This app comes with an option to create multiple notebooks to organize your study material, and access them from any device, wherever you are.

It is available for both Android and iOS.

So these were the best mobile apps to make your academic life organized and productive as well. Make sure your smartphone has enough space and requirements to download them.

About Author:

Lim Chuwei is creative blog writer &; director at ChampionTutor. ChampionTutor is Singapore’s leading online stop for all education needs with more than 10 yrs of experience in home tutor service &; recently launched the tuition services as ChampionTutor Malaysia for the students, parents and teachers of Malaysia. Lim Chuwei has been in this industry for the last 15 years and has vast knowledge of major learning application.