85 Apps You Need To Survive Student Life

Students. Known for their work hard, party harder attitude and being just about the only generation to have an electronic device on their person at all times. They'll utilise technology for just about everything, from studying to finding the best local bars for the weekend, so they know their apps! But if you're one of the few students that haven't tried and tested every app know to man, then we've decided to save you the hassle of weeding through the app stores and found just about every app a student could ever possibly need! From study apps to fitness apps, we've found them all! Here's our definitive list of '85 Apps You Need To Survive Student Life'. 


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Google Drive

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Google

Google Drive, is ideal for students. When students are set a group project, they have two options. Set a meeting date where they can share their ideas and content, this becomes hard for students that are set into groups with people they don't know. So that's where Google Drive comes in. Upload your documents to Google Drive and the whole group will have access to them, be able to access them across multiple devices and even avoid having to buy additional word processing software for their computers. Saving them time, money and helping them study! Giving students 15GB of free cloud storage to upload work, courses and textbooks. 

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Andie Graph

Price - Free
Platforms - Android
By - Doug Melton

Google Drive, is ideal for students. When students are set a group project, they have two options. Set a meeting date where they can share their ideas and content, this becomes hard for students that are set into groups with people they don't know. So that's where Google Drive comes in. Upload your documents to Google Drive and the whole group will have access to them, be able to access them across multiple devices and even avoid having to buy additional word processing software for their computers. Saving them time, money and helping them study!

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PhotoMath

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Photomath, Inc

PhotoMath reads and solves mathematical problems by using the camera from your phone in real-time. It makes math easy and simple by educating users on how to solve math problems. The app will scan a problem from a text book (unfortuneley the app will not scan hand-written probelms), and show you a step-by-step of solving the problem, this is obviously a huge help to students worldwide!

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inClass

Price - Free
Platforms - IOS
By - inClass, Inc

inClass is an awesome app that can only be found on IOS that helps students by allowing them to take and keep track of the notes they record in all of their courses. inClass allows organisation of notes, within each notebook students can include typed, audio, video and picture notes.

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Studious

Price - Free
Platforms - Android
By - Braden Young

A simple app, that avoids you interupting your classes and getting on your professors bad side with this app. You inout your class schedule, and once it gets to that time, studious will silence your phone during the hours inputted. Awesome right! 

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Twitter

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Twitter

Twitter is seen as a bad site to be using during studying. But twitter has it's benefits when it comes to studying! You can create an account soley for your studies, following your college or university, teachers, authors and other educationlly influencial people. This is a great way to find out about upcoming projects, find out what your favourite authors are up to and plent of other things. Just be sure to keep off of your personal account! 

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Self Control for Study

Price - Free
Platforms - Android
By - Special J

Self Control for Study helps reduce intemperate use of smart phones. For specific periods of time that you can be set to ban apps on your moile in order to help you focus more, only leaving basic functions like phone calls and SMS executable. This reduces your ability to procrastinate while you should be studying!

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GRE Vocabulary Builder

Price - Free Lite Version 
Platforms - Android
By - Magoosh

A helpful app for building your vocabulary with free vocabulary games. Quiz yourself everyday in order to learn the 1200 most important words! You'll learn the definitions and pronunciation of each word as you expand your vocabulary! 

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Any.Do

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Any.Do

Any.Do keeps your life organised. Any.Do can be used to capture ideas, things to do, and collaborate with people around you. It doesn't just have to be around studying, it can become your life organiser. Planning everything in your life, while syncing between mobile, desktop, web and tablet, so you can share your organiser with friends and family. The app even comes with seamless cloud syn and speech recognition.

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Study Habits

Price - £0.79
Platforms - IOS
By - Reginald Laigo

Created by a Doctor of Education (Ed.D), Study Habits is the first app to utilize motivation and learning strategies to help students improve memory, boost motivation, and much more! Featured by the Press Telegram, CBS2 & KCAL9 news, and currently the subject of a scientific study at the University of Southern California, Study Habits is a comprehensive tool for academic success!

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Show My Homework

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - TeacherCentric Ltd

Show My Homework is an online tool for viewing and setting homework used by over half a million parents, teachers and students every month. Once your school has signed up, you can use Show My Homework for iOS, to access all your classes and homework on the go. This is a great app for projects and assignments that can be done online or have a deadline date.

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Babbel

Price - Free with in-app purchases
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Babbel

Babbel is a great new way to learn new languages, from Russian to Norwegian. If you ever plan on picking up a new lnaguage then this is the app for you. Even just a few minutes a day will strengthen your language skills. 

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Babylon Touch

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Babylon

Have you ever picked up a book and found part written in another language and have no idea what it's saying? Well that's why Babylon Touch was created! Take any hardcopy text and use your Babylon Touch to capture the page and get an instant term translator, this is ideal for any hardcopy translator (books, menus, newspapers, textbooks and more).

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Blinkist

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Blinks Labs GmbH

Reading is always a huge part of studying, but it's hard to fit into a busy schedule! Who has time to read 30 pages of the book you were looking at in class when you have another 1000 projects all due in. Well that's where Blinkist comes into things. You no longer have to read the books, instead, grab your headphones and listen to the book, freeing you up to work on other projects too! You are also given the option to read them when you have the time. 

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Brain in Hand

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Brain in Hand

Do you ever hear the saying, 'You'd be dangerous if you had a brain'? Well now your brain will be your phone! With Brain in Hand you have the ultimate assistive app! Allowing you to plan everything in your day and have your phone give you a freindly reminder when the time comes round.

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Chegg

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Chegg

With all the new classes you have to attend, you're going to get quite the list of textbooks you need in order to continue your studies. There's no need to empty your bank account for them, just download Chegg. It's a free application that allows you to find rentals of textbooks that you need. Just have a look for the book on the app, and if they have it, put your order in. When you no longer need the textbook, you just send it back. Simple.

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Coursera

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Coursera

One way to be the ultimate student is to create a little more homework for yourself. agreed, that sounds awful! But in the long run, it'll help. ALOT! In every subject you study, you'll run into a question or two in an exam that you didn't study. So with Coursera, you can find and study the courses and pieces of your course that you didn't manage to cover in class. You can even get some early work in before the start of the year and introduce yourself to the course you'll be taking. That little bit of extra revision and studying could be the difference between acing your course and failing it.

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Dictionary.com

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Dictonary.com

If you're always reading or your a huge word enthusiast then this is an awesome app for you. We all come across a few words that are used twice in your whole life and you have absolutely no idea what they mean! Dictonary.com makes it easy to find the definition, the app also allows you to see what words people around you are looking for.

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Todoist

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Doist

Todoist as you probably guessed is a to-do-list app! Todoist helps you organise your day and life. It features a simple, day-based interface so you can wake up, check it and see what you need to do that day. This is great for keeping assignments in order and you can tag tasks so you know what it's for. There is also the ability to sync your tasks between your mobile and desktop.

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Dropbox

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Dropbox

No student will ever have to worry about losing their notes or coursework anymore. Dropbox gives you the ability to upload different file; documents, photos, videos etc in the cloud and get them online whenever you need to access them. even if you forgot your phone at home, you'll easily be able to access them as Dropbox can be accessed over multiple platforms, such as desktop, mobile and tablet. All you need is an internet connection.

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Gojimo

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - EducationApps Limited

Created by a student that found he wasn't able to study for his Geography exam on his mobile phone. Gojimo is one of the leading revision apps covering GCSE, A-Level, IB, iGCSE, Common Entrance and International qualifications including Junior Certificate (Ireland), SATs (US) and the Matric (SA). You can practice many subjects with over 160,000 free revision quiz questions on English, Maths, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, History, Geography and more! Ever answer will even provide you with detailed explanations. Great for some pre-exam revision to refresh your mind or for helping you out with coursework.

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Evernote

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Evernote Corporation

Evernote is a full-featured note taking app that allows the user to create notes, notebooks (A simple way to organise notes for each class), and it even has a few collaborative features for those working on group projects! It also gives you the ability to embed audio recordings, this is great for recording lectures and making notes on them when you need to. Evernote is compatible with every computer so you can easily transfer information.

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GoConqr

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - ExamTime Ltd

You can study on the go with GoConqr, view, play and discover Mind Maps, Flashcards, Quizzes, Slides and Notes to help you learn easier. The app has over 3 million learning resources, so you'll never be short when it comes to your revision. If you visit the GoConqr website you can also create study plans, build your own learning community, share your mind maps, flashcards and quizzes and more. So not only are you studying but with GoConqr, you're also helping others with their studying.

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YouTube

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Google Inc.

YouTube is another app that; much like Twitter, can be a huge distraction! Most of us use YouTube for listening to music and watching videos of our favourite YouTubers. We recommend you make a separate account for your studies. This isn't going to stop you being able to search for music but will stop your recommended videos being music and YouTuber related, which will aim to help you focus on your studies. YouTube is packed with hundreds of thousands of videos covering just about every topic you can think of! Not only do you have access to thousands of videos but you can also listen to these on the go, whether you're hitting the gym or walking back to the dorm, there's no excuse not to be studying for that test! 

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Daily Dose of Language

Price - Free with In-App purchases
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Innovative language Learning, LLC

Daily Dose of Language is exactly that! It's a daily, 1-minute dose of language lessons. Daily Dose of Language is a calendar that gives you a daily 1-minute lesson in order to gradually improve your language skills, strengthen your habits and motivation to improve and learn a new language. The lessons each day are always different, from cultures and holidays to grammar, slang, phrases and much more. Now this is a valuable app in the busy life of a student, you can do this at pretty much any moment in time as it literally takes one minute!

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Lynda.com

Price - Free with In-App purchases
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - LinkedIn

Lynda.com is an app that allows you to learn just about anything on the go. Lynda.com allows you to watch and listen to courses from hundreds of qualified experts, covering a huge range of topics. If you don't finish a lesson, don't worry, you can just pick it up where you left off at a later date! Use this app to sharpen your skills in just about every subject.

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Mathway

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Mathway

This app may not be the most beautiful app but Mathway has the mental power to solve your maths questions for you, removing the guesswork. You can choose from a number of mathematical functions from algebra to calculus and everything in between. Mathway can answer your questions, but that doesn't mean you should rely on it during exams, as it won't be there to help you then. You can always use it to ensure you're acing your maths questions.

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Mendeley

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Mendeley

Mendeley is a free referencing manager and PDF reader designed for researchers, students and academics. Whether you're writing your dissertation, organising your literature for easy retrieval, or reading your journal articles on the go. Everything you do while on the go will be synced back to your desktop, so your notes are always safe and ready no matter what platform you're on. 

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MyScript Smart Note

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - MyScript

MyScript Smart Note allows you to write, sketch and annotate images. The handwritten notes can be exported as text. Your notes can then be shared via email and store in GoogleDrive and Evernote. This is a great way to share your notes with classmates and group projects. This is great for classes and quick note taking when you're in a rush.

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Quizlet

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Quizlet LLC

Quizlet is a general study tool, that boasts millions of flashcard study sets for numerous topics, created by students (high school and college). If you can't find your course or subject, you can then make your own flashcards and share them with friends and other students. Quizlet allows you to use images and audio in your flashcard sets, which adds a lot of variety to the studying process. Quizlet also allows you to share your content across other flashcard apps that support Quizlet.

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Pocket

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Read It Later

Unlike Dropbox and Dictonary.com, Pocket is a less known app. Pocket allows you to bookmark articles, videos and other online content so you can look at them later when you have the time. This is great for those random moments when you come across a cool article that would help out on of your projects!

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StudyBlue

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - StudyBlue

Studyblue is another flashcard app, it's a great way to remember formulas and other information that allows you to use text, images and audio to create the perfect study prompts. If this isn't for you, then you can search through the huge database and find any relating to your project or subject.

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TED

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - TED Confrences LLC

As a student, some of the most important people in your life soon become professors and video creators covering your projects and classes. Now they're all in your phone, TED gives you access to tons of high-quality conferences and videos. The app is packed with business experts, educators, computer geniuses, music legends and many other talented and professional individuals all waiting to help you out!

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Trello

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Trello, Inc

Trello is great for just about everything, from managing a team to making a shopping list. Trello is your ultimate sidekick for getting things done and staying organised. It allows you to create boards to organise anything you're working on, you can create them solo or even as a team collaboration. It also allows you to assign tasks to yourself or co-workers/other students as part of group projects.

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Udemy

Price - Free with In-App purchases
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Udemy

Udemy is a valuable resource. It has plenty of classes that you can take to freshen up on topics or even learn new ones. in some classes, you might need some extra help with learning some concepts or a certain formula and Udemy is perfect for this kind o f learning - Quick and on the spot. There are tonnes of classes ranging from top-quality paid one to cheaper and even free ones.

 

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Workflowy

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - WorkFlowy

A useful app for creating to-do lists, tracking projects or even laying out research papers. It's a great app for keeping on task and staying focused with a simple user interface. Don't let that fool you as this is one powerful note taker! The perfect place to layout your schedule and plan assignments and more.

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Socrative

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Socrative Inc

Socrative comes in two versions; Teacher and Student, this allows your teachers and professors etc. to use one end of the app while you use the other. SOcrative allows the user to test their knowledge of a subject by answering questions in a variety of formats, from quizzes to quick fire questions. The app even allows students to connect to their teachers app using a unique code. The teacher app allows you to keep track of student scores and allows you to monitor how they are performing in certain areas and allows you to set the quizzes for completion, this enables you to set some quick fire pre-exam revision to refresh your students minds.

Student Version

Teacher Version

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Wolfram Alpha

Price - £2.35 (Android) | £2.29 (IOS)
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Wolfram Alpha, LLC

Wolfram Alpha is the ultimate research and revision buddy! 25 years of development means that Wolfram Alpha has now become the world's definitive source for instant expert knowledge and computation. Across thousands of domains, Wolfram Alpha uses its vast collection of data and algorithms to compute answers and generate reports for you - With more domains being added all the time. The Wolfram Alpha app also covers more topics that you can even imagine learning; from String processing and Unicode Lookup to Maths and English and even as far as thermodynamics. Trust us when we say it's worth every penny!

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Exam Vocabulary Builder

Price - Free
Platforms - IOS
By - Acella Study

With more than 6 million users, Exam Vocabulary Builder is a great app for improving your English vocabulary. The app has a search and organise feature as well as several other modes; Study, Flashcard and Quizzes. The app is especially useful for people whom English is not their first language. You can quickly expand your English vocabulary for tests and exams or simply increased language proficiency. 

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iTunes U

Price - Free
Platforms - IOS
By - Apple

iTunes U is exactly what you're thinking except for one thing, you won't find your favourite artists there. iTunes U provides everything give instructors, teachers and professors everything they need to bring their class online - Allowing them to build lessons with apps and your own materials, collect and grade assignments from students, discuss one to one or even in groups. Anyone with an Apple product now has access to one of the largest collection of free education content - including public courses and even collections from leading schools, colleges and universities. 

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BPP Question Practice

Price - Free
Platforms - IOS
By - BPP Holdings LTD

BPP Question Practice aims to improve confidence before your upcoming Accountancy exam. it allows you to track your progress and hopefully improve your confidence with those spare minutes during commutes etc, by making studying even more convenient. Use the app on the go to test your knowledge and gauge readiness for the exam. With over 1,700 CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants) exam standard questions at your fingertips you can attempt the tests as many times as you need. On completion of each test you'll receive a score, so you know exactly when you're on track to ace your exam! 

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Brainscape

Price - Free
Platforms - IOS
By - Brainscape

Find, create and share flashcards, Brainscape improves your learning speed by using proven cognitive science, it does this by using personalising the timing of each repeated flashcard. No matter the subject you're working on, Brainscape bases each repetition on the right interval for your brain. Brainscape also prompts you when it's the right time to study again, all it requires is a rating of how well you feel you know the subject and it'll determine the right time to study again in order to really get the facts into your brain. "It's scientifically proven to slash your required study time".

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Flashcards+

Price - Free
Platforms - IOS
By - Chegg

The highest ranked Flashcard app in the iOS app store. You know the app will perform as it's an app created by a young serial entrepreneurial - Connor Zwick, who started out at the age of 13, accepted to Harvard in 2011 (at 18) and soon left the year after (at 19) to take advantage of a $100k grant. With a beautifully clean interface, the app is easy to use, the app doesn't just show you a few flashcards to help with revision, it even has features such as; pronunciation help in 22 languages, millions of decks accessible from the Quizlet app (mentioned in the list too), deck shuffling and lots more.

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Penultimate

Price - Free
Platforms - IOS
By - Evernote

Penultimate is another note taking app with a twist. If typing out your notes in lines and trying to present them in a way that enables you to learn doesn't work then this is the app for you. Grab a stylus and get writing with this digital handwriting app. It allows you to literally write out your notes; probably best suited to an iPad rather than iPhone due to the screen size. You can connect your Evernote account in order to organise your Penultimate notes. The app even has it's own stylus that you can get from the Evernote Market, it's been specially designed to work perfectly and precisely with the app.

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Dragon Dictation

Price - Free
Platforms - IOS
By - Nuance Communications

Another app that saves your poor fingers during those revision sessions. Dragon Dication allows you to become more productive, by instantly transforming your words into text. This means that if you need to get something done while studying you can! Perhaps your dorm or room is a complete mess and you have to tidy and study, Dragon Dication allows you to. This app isn't just for note-taking, it also allows you to instantly write up your texts and emails too, it's supposed to be FIVE times faster than writing with a keyboard.

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Physics Explorer

Price - Free
Platforms - IOS
By - Paul Alan Freshney

Physics Explorer provides a clean and convenient way for anyone studying Physics to find formulae. Equipped with more than 200+ Physics formulae, with more formulae being added through updates. Each formula comes with a full description and are even organised into topics and sub-topics so they ate easy to find. This si always handy pre-exam when your mind goes blank and those formulae go missing!

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TCY Exam Prep

Price - Free
Platforms - Android
By - TCYonline

Think of any exam and it's probably already covered on TCYonline. One-stop solution for all the exam related problems you’d ever face in your life. Includes Mock Tests, Topic-wise and Sectional tests for GATE, Engineering/Medical, MBA/CAT, Bank, SSC, GRE/GMAT, CSAT and many more exams. Host Challenges & compete with toppers; Personalize your learning; and Get remedial Solutions for growth ...Check out these latest features on the NEW TCY Exam Prep App. It's one of the ultimate study apps.

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Studytracks

Price - Free
Platforms - IOS
By - Studytracks Limited

Studytracks is your revision hack! Free yourself from all the books and take your revision with you everywhere you go! Study at the park, on the bus or even while out with friends, you can now literally study anywhere. Just plug it in, turn it up and your studying. Studytracks works by turning your studying into little jingles and 'hooks' that will probably take over your mind because let's face it we remember song lyrics better than we do textbooks.

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Jot! Whiteboard Free - Up To Here

Price - Free
Platforms - IOS
By - Tabula Rasa, LLC

Jot! is a free whiteboard app that allows you to write notes and sketch ideas so that you can either share them in real time and allow others to see what you're seeing  or for you to save and refer back to later. This is great during lectures when typing is too slow, you can draw, write and annotate anything you want in order to remember what you need to. You can even collaborate with a friend over the internet with Live Sharing, this allows you both to get the notes at twice the speed! 

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SoundNote

Price - £3.99
Platforms - IOS
By - David Estes

SoundNote is one of the better ways to take notes during important sessions and lectures. It tracks what you type and draw while recording audio, so you'll never have to worry about missing out on important details. During playback, tap a word and SundNote will jump right to the proper time in the audio of when you typed the word. 

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Lecture Capture

Price - £0.79
Platforms - IOS
By - Janusz Chudzynski

Lecture Capture records everything on your screen within the app, as well as audio. The app allows you to use the interactive whiteboard to draw, annotate and write up notes. It even allows you to import images that may be part of a project for annotation. This app is great for displaying your notes but also for writing up your essays to include images with annotation as well as text. Also great for those students that are out to help their friends by recording how they work something out or display something, recording it and sending it over for your friends to reference and aid them.

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Moovit

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Moovit

Many students don't have the luxury of driving just yet. So they have to rely on public transport, which if you use it you know can be a pain. Moovit is the number one public transport app in the world. It gives the most precise and robust information to over 30 million users in over 800 cities. Combining all the transport options together into one app for simple use, just filter your requirements and you'll find what you need! Simple for when you need to check your next bus or train, you can even get live direction if you're unsure as to where to go. It's also packed with Service Alerts to warn you if there has been problems with your bus or train, so you don't end up waiting for it not to turn up.

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Uber

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Uber Technologies

This one literally doesn't need to be explained. It's the taxi service run by everyone! Get a reliable ride in minutes, with no reservations or waiting and you can link your card or paypal so you don't even need cash! Perfect for those nights out when you probably don't have much cash left or even for a wuick ride home after a late lecture.

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Khan Academy

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Khan Academy

Khan Academy allows you to learn pretty much everything for free. With a range of learning aids from videos to interactive exercises - with over 10,000 videos and explanations at your fingertips in maths, science, history and so much more! It doesn't matter if you're a student, teacher, home-schooler, principal or adult returning to education to learn something new. 

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Maths Alarm Clock

Price - Free
Platforms - Android
By - InkoDev

A simple app for getting you out of bed in the morning. Maths Alarm Clock is the most attractive application for those of you that enjoy personalising your device. It allows you to set alarms, that upon going off require you to solve problems in order to shut them off. This si a great way to wake up your brain. Especially if you set them to challenge you. 

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Twilight

Price - Free and Pro Version (£1.99)
Platforms - Android
By - Urbandroid Team

Many people use their phone or tablet before going to sleep, this can cause hyperactivity in children and even keep you awake due to the brightness and colour of the screen. Twilight is the solution to this. Research suggests that exposure to 'blue light' before sleep distorts your natural rhythm and causes an inability to sleep. twilight filters the flux of the blue light emitted, allowing your brain to shut off as it should. Perfect for nighttime studying before bed.

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Sleep Cycle

Price - Free (Apple) | £0.99 (Android)
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Northcube AB

Waking up made easy. An intelligent alarm that analyses your sleep and wakes you in the lightest sleep phase - the natural way to wake up. Sleep cycle continuously monitors your sleep movement using sound and vibrations, it then find the best time to wake you within a 30 minute window that ends at your set alarm time. 

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Alarmy

Price - £1.49 (IOS) | £2.59 (Android) | Free Lite Version (Android)
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Delight Room Co. Ltd

Dubbed 'The World's most annoying alarm clock', it can't be said that it isn't effective! Alarmy is a simple alarm clock that has multiple tasks required to shut off your alarm, the most popular of these is taking a picture of a registered place/object. This is super effective due to the fact that you can just set yourself the task of taking a picture of your front door (far away from your bed), so you HAVE to get up in order to turn it off. Once you're up you just need to be sure you don't go and lie down again, So set another alarm of something outside!

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Mobile-Pocket

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Bluesource - Mobile Solutions GmbH

The ultimate app for loyalty cards,once you've downloaded the app just add all of your advantage-, club- or loyalty-cards and have them all in one simple to access place, this save you carrying around and remembering each card everytime you visit a store. Now you'll always gain those precious few points! Save money with deals and offers, stay up to date with the newsfeed and enjoy all your loyalty benefits with one simple app.

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Dashlane

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Dashlane

As a student, you're going to end up with a tonne of revision accounts and apps, multiple accounts for this and that and soon you'll lose track of them all! Well not with Dashlane, your new personal password manager. It keeps track of passwords and personal info that you can't always remember, it then gives you access to this data anywhere you need it. This app allows you to create super strong password for almost everything because you no longer have to remember them.

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Lookout

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Lookout Mobile Security

Lookout keeps your phone or tablet and everything on them safe and secure! Lookout is one of the best ways to protect your device from data loss, theft and other threats that put your personal information at risk. Lookout is the  only all-in-one app that locates your device from anywhere, on any internet-connected device, automatically saves your device's location before it runs out of battery, backs up your contacts automatically, notifies you if you have an out-of-date or insecure version of IOS & shows you the distance between your device and connected smart gear and even notifies you if they're about to lose connection. Perfect if you're a student and find yourself misplacing your smart gear or trying out new untested apps.

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Circle of Six

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Tech 4 Good

Circle of 6 is a personal safety app for everyone. The idea behind the app is to connect yourself with up to 6 trusted friends.If you ever find yourself in an uncomfortable or risky situation, you can use Circle of 6 to automatically send your circle a pre-programmed SMS alert message, with your exact location. It's quick, discreet and only two taps away.

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Drinkaware

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Drinkaware

All student are going to have a few nights out, even when they probably should be studying, this app is one everyone can use! This app is useful for reducing your alcohol -intake, many people drink in excess because the don't realise just how much they're drinking. The app helps you calculate the units and calories you're taking in while enjoying the night, allows you to review your drinking patterns over time, set goals and get support at the times and places where you need it most.

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Drunk Mode

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Launch LLC

DrunkMode is your guardian angel when you have a few too many on your student night out! Drunk Mode doubles as a party app and safety app. It stops drunk dialling and tracks where you went during your night out. The call blocker hides selected phone contacts when you want to go out, so you can't drunk dial these selected people for up to 12 hours - No more dialling your ex. Never wake up, without your friends and not remembering where you ended up. 

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Sobrr

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Sobrr Inc

Sobrr is another of your night out besties! Sobrr is a social network app built to enable new and meaningful friendships locally and around the world. Sobrr allows you to friend, message and post spontaneously by having all contents expire in 24 hours. Share a story, snap a selfie , chat, text and connect with friends. Every friend you make on Sobrr expires in 24 hours unless you both feel like carrying on the chat and keep each other in your crew. So whether you're sober or drunk this si the social media app that leaves no trace of the night before.

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Alcohoot

Price - App Free - Equipment $99
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Vertisense, Inc.

Alcohoot allows users to easily and accurately track their blood alcohol levels, encouraging responsible drinking and long-term health and wellness. The Alcohoot is available for $99 from www.alcohoot.com. We know this is quite a price, but you'll be saving not only yourself money spent on tickets and potential points on your licence but also potentially your life. Just because you feel fine driving, you never know. Well, now you do.

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Puddl

Price - Free
Platforms - Android
By - Change Studio

Puddl gives you the ability to be organised for once in your life, no more running around trying to organise everything in 5 minutes. You'll never forget assignments, lectures or coffee dates again. Puddl can also help with your courses and projects by offering links to Quizlet, Sparknotes and Google on the subject/. Allowing you to sort your tasks by due date, & class. Soon to be hitting IOS. 

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My Study Life

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - My Study Life, Inc

My Study Life is a cross-platform planner for students, teachers and lecturers designed to make your life easier to manage.  The app allows you to store your classes, homework and exams in the cloud making it available wherever you are, on any device. My study life is optimised to work with for student life. My Study Life seamlessly syncs your data between devices, allowing you to use the app even when offline. You can add a task on the move from your phone or tablet and it will be instantly available on the web app.

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MyHomework

Price - Free
Platforms - IOS
By - Rodrigo Neri

MyHomework has an easy to user interface making it easy for just about anyone to use. This app is a planner that doesn't require network connectivity, the app allows you to track classes, homework, test and assignments, update your calendar and even sync your account across other platforms. 

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Brightnest

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - BrightNest (Apple) | Angie's List Inc (Android)

Many students live alone or with friends. This means one thing. They have to clean up after themselves, with Brightnest you can keep your home in great shape without breaking a sweat. It helps you tackle important tasks with the simple home tips, personal schedule and helpful reminders. From simple cleaning tricks to interior design ideas, we deliver everything you need to shape up your home and simplify your life.

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Rockin Ramen

Price - Free
Platforms - IOS
By - Alex Avritch

Rockin Ramen is a simple recipe app for the very starving student. Between buying books and paying for this weekend's festivities, there's barely any money left for food. Luckily, Ramen comes in bulk for cheap, but you can only eat the same thing for so long. This app allows you to add variety to your low budget diet and love every bite.

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WikiHow

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - wikiHow

Easily learn how to do anything from wikiHow, the world’s leading how-to guide. Step-by-step instructions on every imaginable topic. Become the DIY master of anything, instantly. With over 180,000 wikiHow articles you're pretty much guaranteed to find what you're looking for. Every day features a new featured article that you never know might be useful for you as a student and some not so useful but still great to know articles like How to fly a plane in an emergency.

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Fooducate

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Fooducate, Ltd

Fooducate is a weight loss coach for people who want to eat a healthy, real food diet. Track your food, activity, sleep and mood. Get motivated by the most supportive community in the world. Packed with simple and easy to create recipes, it's a must for students.

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True Food

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - True Food Network

The Guide gives you valuable information on common GM (Genetically Modified) ingredients, brands to look for—and look out for—and simple tips to help you find and avoid GM ingredients! Created for those students and people that worry about their food and what goes into it. It's a complete shoppers' guide created primarily from direct communications with food producers. Because you have a right to know what's in your food.

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Yummly

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Yummly

Yummly puts every recipe in the world in your pocket. The most powerful recipe search, the recipe sites you love, your digital recipe box, recipe recommendations just for you, and one-hour grocery delivery - all with you wherever you go. Why waste time sifting through the wrong recipes? Yummly's unique search filters allow you to find the perfect recipes by season, cuisine, taste, diet, nutrition, allergy, cook time, technique, and more – so the recipes you find first are the right ones.

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Locavore

Price - Free
Platforms - IOS
By - AgSquared

Based on your phone’s GPS location, Locavore will make searching for in-season, local food a breeze by pinpointing farms, farmers’ markets, and CSAs nearest you. Read all about them on their profile page, find that specific local item you have been looking for or just check out what’s in-season right now. Plus, you can get recipe suggestions to make with your delicious local food and then, brag about it to all your friends through Facebook & Twitter.

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Epicurious

Price - Free
Platforms - IOS
By - Conde Nast Digital

Packed with free features and more than 35,000 of the highest-quality recipes, there’s a reason why home cooks have downloaded the award-winning Epicurious app more than 10 million times since the App Store opened. And the latest version is the ultimate food utility, faster, friendlier and redesigned to be even easier to use.

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MealBoard

Price - £2.99
Platforms - IOS
By - Ray Bernardo

MealBoard combines recipe management, meal planning, groceries and pantry management into a single app. It is fully customizable. You can manage your recipes, ingredients, food categories, meal types, stores, store aisles, grocery items and many more with its clean, uncluttered interface. Meal and grocery planning will never be easier. With MealBoard, a few taps is all it takes!

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Zombies, Run!

Price - Free and Paid Versions (£1.59)
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Six to Start

Get ready for the run of your life. Join 2 million runners on an epic adventure! You tie your shoes, put on your headphones, take your first steps outside. You’ve barely covered 100 yards when you hear them. They must be close. You can hear every guttural breath, every rattling groan - they’re everywhere. Zombies. There’s only one thing you can do: Run! Zombies, Run! is an ultra-immersive running game and audio adventure, co-created with award-winning novelist Naomi Alderman. Every run becomes a mission where you’re the hero, with our immersive audio drama putting you at the centre of your very own zombie adventure story. While you run to the perfect mix of heart-pumping audio drama and pulse-pounding songs from your own playlist, you’ll collect supplies to grow your base back home.

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Runkeeper

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - FitnessKeeper, Inc

Every one. Every run. With over 45 million users who’ve discovered the joy of running with the 'best running app on the planet', Runkeeper. With Runkeeper, turn your phone into the GPS tracker that is dedicated to bringing the fun and the motivation you want into your workout routine. Calculate running pace, cycling speed, route distance, elevation and calorie burn for any fitness activity - in high accuracy and real time! Find and follow pre-planned routes and see your location route on a map, follow training plan workouts or create your own with audio coaching. Get audio updates while you work out about your total mileage, calorie count, pace, speed, mileage and so much more.

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Fitbit

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Fitbit, Inc

Live a healthier, more active life with Fitbit, the world’s leading app for tracking all-day activity, workouts, sleep and more. Use the app on its own to track basic activity and runs on your phone, or connect with one of Fitbit’s many activity trackers and the Aria Wi-Fi Smart Scale to get a complete picture of your health—including steps, distance, calories burned, sleep, weight, and more. This is the all round fitness and health app.

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Nike+ Training Club

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Nike Inc

Your new personal trainer. Designed by Nike, choose from over 100 workouts by Nike Master Trainers, get motivation from your crew and train better together. Get your friends in on the action and connect using the app. Get inspired with workouts led by Nike pro athletes and designed by Nike Master Trainers. Follow the Sport Feed for tips from the trainers, cheers from friends and much more.Get lean, get strong, or get toned. Whatever your training goal, commit to a 4-week programme and integrate Nike+ Running to reach those goals faster than you could before. So now there's no excuse for not staying fit just because you're a student with this free app.

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7 Minute Workout

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Wahoo Fitness

Don't have time to workout or visit the gym then get this app. 7 Minute workouts, it's literally 7 minutes of working out, then you can go back to what you were doing. Over 2 million people have sued this app already and are experiencing the benefits of quick and spontaneous exercise. The whole app is voice prompted, so complete the entire workout without looking at a timer or device!

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Skype

Price - Free
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Skype

Skype is a simple app to summarise. You should already know what it is and probably already have it as a default app on your mobile. Skype keeps the world talking with free messaging, voice and video calls with anyone for free using an internet connection.

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Scribd

Price - Free with in-App Purchases
Platforms - Android and IOS
By - Scribd, Inc

Scribd is a reader’s paradise: Discover New York Times bestsellers, Pulitzer Prize winners, and the most buzz-worthy books and audiobooks. What’s more, you can enjoy comics, read sheet music, and delve into documents on the world's most popular topics. Find your favorites in every genre, including fiction, nonfiction, self-help, business, you name it—or discover new reads with tailored recommendations, just for you! 

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Students. Known for their work hard, party harder attitude and being just about the only generation to have an electronic device on their person at all times. They’ll utilise technology for just about everything, from studying to finding the best local bars for the weekend! From study apps to fitness apps, we’ve found every app a student could need! Here’s our definitive list of ‘85 Apps You Need To Survive Student Life‘.