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The 37 Best Educational Apps For iPhone And Android – Educational. We are pretty sure, when you heard this term, or if you even try to google it, you are not certain what it actually means. Because it is a very broad term. Find an educational app for Android or iPhone can be time-consuming, sometimes hard, because a lot of the apps are focusing on college graduates, some are for high-school students, some for toddlers…

Well, we made and tried to organize this huge list of app, which can help you to be a little bit smarter.

The 37 best educational apps for iPhone/Android


Khan Academy – An awesome source of wisdom. You can find their lessons on youtube or their official site and now they are even on Android. Refresh your knowledge from high school or University in subjects like history, physics, biology, maths, economics or science.

StudyBlue – A massive crowdsourced platform for learning guides and for sharing your class notes.

My Study Life – Never miss your exams or important school meetings. This ultimate tool is only a day planner and a school calendar. No, it is more. It sends you reminds to your phone whenever you have upcoming important deadlines, assignments, exams or collaborative group work. All in a colorful interface that gives you all the info you need.

Ready4 – No information drill, no stupid repetition. Ready4 is a mobile app which aims to teach you the material and gives you tips in the pretty mobile interface, so you can choose where and when you want to study.

Edx – Edx makes reachable for anyone with a phone to learn from institutions such as MIT and McGill, and perhaps earn a certificate. Take quizzes, online lectures or complete assignments all that with your smartphone.

BrainlyBrainly is a part of the large social network which helps you to study in a group. It provides the best tools for better understanding of school subjects.


Note Taking

Evernote – One of the tools used by millions on the internet is available on phone too.  A place to collect ideas, write meaningful words and move your important projects forward.

Google Keep – The quickest way to offload ideas, thoughts, and to-dos without losing focus.

Omni Notes – Open-source note taking the app, which is designed to be simple and lightweight without giving up smart behavior.


Brain Training

Elevate – A brain training app that is designed to improve your speaking skills, focus, processing speed, and more.

Peak – Use challenging games and mental workouts to improve your cognitive skills and build healthy training habits with Peak app.

Lumosity – Over 60 million users make from Lumosity the world’s most popular brain training platform.



Math Tricks – This app is designed to help you learn mathematical tricks to speed up your mental calculating skills.

Math Workout – Train your brain through solving math problems. This smart app uses an advanced training heuristics algorithm for better reaching these goals.

Math Duel – Exactly a duel. A math game for two players that test the speed of math processing skills.



Complete Biology – A complete app that covers 35 important topics with a useful dictionary, possible exam questions, tutorials, formula and more.

Chemistry Lab – Learn about organic chemistry through a game.

Pocket Physics – Covers most of the physical formulas you will need to learn with great descriptions and images.

Periodic Table – Not just another interactive periodic table. This app includes podcasts, articles, videos to help you learn more about the elements.



Star Walk – Your beautiful and easy to use guide to a star and constellation. Just hold it to the sky to automatically find stars, planets, constellations, satellites and more.

Google SkyMap – Use this android app to identify stars, planets, constellations, satellites, and more.

NASA App – The NASA app has over 11,000 images of outer space and more than 9,000 videos from NASA’s exploration missions.


Language Learning

Duolingo – Learning another language is not an easy task. The crowdsourced Duolingo app makes the process fun and engaging using learning gamification.  It supports language courses at all levels in English, Spanish, German, Portuguese, French and Italian.

Memrise – Use memes to remember a word or phrase to learn whatever your heart desires and make it stick in your memory banks.

Courses123 – English, German, Spanish, French and Italian. Courses123 is a new hi-tech language learning application which helps you learn a new language easier and faster. This android app provides you with dialogues, flash cards, films, photo lessons, vocabulary revisions, and quizzes.


Read The News

Flipboard – Curate your own digital magazine or interesting articles, videos, photos or just read others, people, content that inspires you.

News360 – A personalized news reader. It created a unique newsfeed only for you and helps you to stay informed about your favorite topics.

Feedly – Subscribe to your favorite blogs and read them offline in this RSS feed reader.


Ebooks and Audiobooks

Free Books – You have an opportunity to browse over 50,000 free ebooks in this app and then export your wished one to your Kindle.

Speed Reader – The best speed reading app for Android. Learn to read more efficiently and faster on the smaller Android phone screen.

Free Audiobooks –  This app gives you access to over 2,800 audiobook classics that you can download and listen to for free.



Ted – The TED app gives you an access to the library of more than 1700 TED Talks videos from tech geniuses, business gurus, famous musicals or education radicals.

QuizUp – With over a 700 topic to choose from, it makes QuizUp the biggest trivia game in the world. So, take your phone and play against friends or complete strangers in real-time.

YouTube – Learn a lot of useful things or waste a lot of time on the biggest video site in the world.


Quick Reference

Wikipedia – The massive human-powered encyclopedia on your phone.

Wolfram Alpha – A unique app that gives you access to the world’s facts and data and calculates answers across a wide range of topics.

Dictionary – With over 2,000,000 definitions, antonyms and synonyms are this android app perhaps the best English dictionary and thesaurus in Google store. And it works offline. Enjoy features like word history and origin, example sentences or audio pronunciations.