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5 Essential Apps For Students

We’re coming to the end of the academic year here in the UK but that’s no excuse for not being prepared for your return. These days, there is an app for almost anything, and that is certainly the case when it comes to the life of a University student. There are so many apps designed to make your student life easier that it can be difficult to know which to choose, and which is a total waste of time (or money). Here is a list of the 5 essential apps for students looking to make their busy student lives a little easier.

5 Essential Apps For Students

MyFitnessPal

essential appsThe University-health balance has been a huge problem for students over the years, and it can be difficult to get the exercise and nutritional requirements necessary when you are living the dorm life. Indeed in your first year at university you are likely to gain on average two stone in weight . This is where MyFitnessPal comes into play. All in one app you are able to keep track of your calories- both those you eat, and those you use in exercise, and you are able to connect with fellow users to see how well you are doing. This is truly a supportive community and effective app for students.

Get it here:

Apple StoreGoogle Play

Jobrapido app

essential appsA lot of students need to find flexible part time work in order to keep up with the exorbitant expenses of student life. As many students don’t have a personal computer, instead relying on the university library, a job listings app is ideal as you can look at local vacancies on your phone. Jobrapido is just this app. It will help to place job hungry students with employers, all in one place. People are able to filter the search results, depending on their needs, and find jobs in their area.

Get it here:

Apple StoreGoogle Play

All Recipes

essential appsIt can be a massive struggle for students that have been dependent on their parents home cooked meals their whole lives to figure out how to cook for themselves. This is why recipes are incredibly important for developing these tools. The app All Recipes can connect even the worst student cook with easy, affordable, and delicious recipes, capable of turning even the most novice of chefs into every partner’s dream.

Get it here:

Apple StoreGoogle Play

ExamTime (GoConqr)

essential appsLet’s not forget the most important aspect of student life: studying. For any student in a hurry to study, ExamTime can help you to revise for even the most challenging tests. You can digitally manage your notes, and use flashcards, and quizzes to help you prepare- all in one space. This is especially good for those of us who struggling with self organisation and end up leaving revision to the last minute.

Get it here:

Apple StoreGoogle Play

Circle of Six

essential appsThe absolute most important thing for students is of course, safety, and University life can breed dramatic and potentially unsafe situations. You need to make sure that you and your friends are safe at all times, especially during the any particularly wild parties or nights out. This app will help you to check in with friends, making sure they are okay and even has the option of a GPS tracker. The app has been designed specifically with student’s safety in mind and aims to prevent dangerous situations for its users.

This is just some of the useful apps available for students. Depending on your needs, you might find a dictionary useful, or something to help your sleeping pattern. Which apps do you find yourself using the most during your time at University?

Get it here:

Apple StoreGoogle Play

What other apps would you suggest for students? Let us know in the comments if you use any of our essential apps on the list.

About Craig Bradshaw

Tech enthusiast and Editor-in-Chief of MobileTechTalk

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