4. Doodle: make appointments with other students
You can connect Doodle with iCloud, Outlook or Google calendar to easily find an appointment with other students and friends. Just send possible dates, invite a group of people and you’ll get a notification as soon as the best date was settled upon!
The best apps for students: University and studying
9. Forest: concentration and focus
If you tend to get distracted while studying or working, you should try Forest. As soon as you sit at your desk, turn on the timer on your app. As long as you do not use your phone, virtual trees will grow in your forest. If you collect enough working hours, a tree is planted in the real world. This app is great for your studies and the planet! Here are more tips for effective studying!
10. Paperpile: research organisation
Paperpile is a tool for organising your research by structuring, exchanging and citing academic papers and pdf documents. Perfect for seminal and final theses! You can save articles from your browser directly in your library. We recommend that you personalise your library and create folders and labels, so that you never lose a paper. You can use Paperpile on several devices, since the app synchronises your data. Another great feature: You can add notes, highlights and handwritten annotations directly in the app. To make sure that your citation is correct, here is a guide on citation rules!
The best apps for students: free time and daily life
15. ÖBB SCOTTY: public transport
ÖBB SCOTTY shows you timetable information for the public transport at all times. You can also plan your route with public transport. You can download the map with a zoom feature to your phone or tablet and access it anytime without internet connection. The app uses GPS to search for stations and stops in your environment, which you can use as your starting point or destination. Thanks to real time data via the internet, you can see current departure and arrival times as well as delays.
20. iamstudent App: discounts, coupons & tips
Iamstudent is an extensive student magazine with the goal to make your daily life easier. It’s practical that you find all the benefits of the magazine in one app: student discounts, lotteries, magazines, list of discounts, coupon alarm and much more!
You have your smartphone with you at all times anyway, so take advantage of that and use it for something meaningful and practical. Make your life at university easier with these apps! You can plan your studies, organise appointments, record and take notes! And some apps for more fun in your free time are essential as well!