Best 11 Websites That Every Student Must Visit.

 

These days the trend of learning online has been on the rise and it’s really not to see why. On the one hand, e-Learning courses have become tremendously popular for the straightforward  reason of being so much  advantageous than traditional vis-à-vis courses.

Reason for the popularity of online courses is simple and easy to understand : according me there are two reasons, 

THE FIRST ONE :

Students can choose timings according to them, which are most convenient,  and the most advantageous reason is that they have not to travel anywhere to study, they can simply log in to the virtual campus from the comfort of their own home or office.

THE SECOND ONE:

The  second reason why online learning has become so popular: it’s cheaper. Cost can often be a prohibitive factor in why individual students don’t enrol in courses they’re interested in.This is also an issue for corporations who wish to encourage their employees to go through further training but don’t have much of a budget for conferences and training courses. Online courses are easily accessible and are pocket friendly, too.

In addition to the convenience and the cost, a large number of students are shifting  to online learning courses because they have become a better way to learn , visualize things . Those students who are serious about improving their understanding, learning new skills and gaining valuable qualifications are keen to enrol in these  types of courses , which are better than offline learning . 

             Me and our team had prepared a list of top 11 websites that would help you , for sure , if you’re willing to learn online :1. 

 

  1. Khan Academy

       Estd. in : 2008 

About : Khan Academy is a non-profit educational organization created by actor Salman Khan with an aim of providing a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere the world. It produces short lectures via YouTube videos. All resources are free of cost to anyone around the world and its videos are translated into 36 languages including English as their main language.website also includes supplementary practice exercises and materials for educators. All resources are available for free to users of the website and app.

 As of 2015, it has more than 5,000 courses. In 2012, the founder of the Khan Academy was listed among the Time 100 Most Influential People. Recently in 2015, it partnered with Disney & Pixar Animation Studios to launch Pixar in a Box on Khan Academy. They also partnered with NASA, The Museum of Modern Art, The California Academy of Sciences, and MIT to offer specialized content.
Also ,In 2018, Khan Academy created an application called Khan Academy Kids. It is for young two-year-old to six-year-old children to learn basic skills before progressing to grade school.

          Subjects covered:
      • Mathematics
      • Science
      • Computer Programming
      • History
      • Arts
      • Economics
      • Finance
      • Physics
      • Astronomy

   2.  Coursera    

         est.in : 2012

  About : Coursera is a private equity for profit educational Technology Company founded by computer science professors Andrew Ng and Daphne Koller of Stanford University that offers massive open online courses. It offers all its courses accessible for free. But in 2014, it blocked their courses for users in Cuba, Iran and Sudan. Since 2013, it started offering 5 courses with college credit approved by the American Council of Education-Algebra from the University of California, Pre-Calculus from the University of California, Introduction to Genetics and Evolution from Duke University, Bioelectricity: according to them coursera is “each course on Coursera is taught by top instructors from world-class universities and companies, so you can learn something new anytime, anywhere. Hundreds of free courses give you access to on-demand video lectures, homework exercises, and community discussion forums “ . here the paid courses provide the extra interactive quizzes and assignments .

       Subjects covered:

      • Arts and Humanities
      • Business
      • Computer Science
      • Data Science
      • Life Sciences
      • Math and Logic
      • Personal Development
      • Physical Science and Engineering
      • Social Sciences
      • Language Learning
  1. Codecademy

    est.in : 2011

About : Coacademy is an online interactive platform founded by Zach Sims and Ryan Bubinski that offers free coding classes in 12 different programming languages. As of april 2020, it had over 45 million users who had completed over 100 million exercises. In 2013, it launched their 1st iOS app called Hour of Code that focuses on the basics of programming including the same content of the website. It received the Skillies Technology Award in 2015.The site also offers a paid “Pro” option that gives users access to personalized learning plans, quizzes, and realistic project

Subjects covered:

      • Python
      • Java
      • PHP
      • JavaScript (jQuery, AngularJS, React.js)
      • Ruby
      • SQL
      • Sass
      • HTML and CSS.
      • C++
      • C#

      

  1. freeCodeCamp

         est.in : 2014

About : freeCodeCamp is a non-profit organization that consists of an interactive learning web platform, an online community forum, chat rooms, online publications and local organizations that intend to make learning web development accessible to anyone.They also own a YouTube channel that provides free lectures on  different  programming languages .

According to them, their motto is to help others learn code. With a total 4024 volunteers they have emerged as one of the largest non profit organisations in the world. 

   

  1. Ask IITians

          est.in :2007 (main domain called                           Transweb)

Abou : Aditya Singhal and Nishant Sinha of IIT Delhi founded askIITians, to serve primarily to students of India and Middle East who are preparing for  entrance exams  for engineering like IIT-JEE or AIEEE. It is one of the parts of the main online tutoring and educational website called Transweb Educational Services .

Subjects covered:

      • Mathematics 
      • Physics 
      • Chemistry 

 

  1. Tutor.com

    est.in :1998

About : Tutor.com is a fully online tutoring service that provides one-to-one learning solutions for students and professionals. They have completed 11 million one-to-one sessions and cover more than 30 subjects. They have received many awards like Parents Choice Gold Award, Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Program for the New York Region, 25 Best Small Companies for Women by Working Mother, etc.

Subjects covered:

      • SAT/Test prep
      • AP Support
      • Social Studies
      • Science
      • Math
      • English

                  

  1. edX

        est.in : 2012

About : edX is a massive open online course (MOOC) provider that was created by The Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University. It has more than 7 million students taking more than 700 courses online as of 2016. It is the only leading MOOC provider that is a nonprofit and open source. The Open edX is the open-source platform that powers its edX courses for free.

Subjects covered:

      • Architecture
      • Art & Culture
      • Biology & Life Sciences
      • Chemistry
      • Communication
      • Computer Science
      • Data Analysis & Statistics
      • Design
      • Economics & Finance
      • Education & Teacher Training
      • Electronics
      • Engineering
      • Environmental Studies
      • Ethics
      • Food & Nutrition
      • Health & Safety
      • History
      • Humanities
      • Language
      • Law
      • Literature
      • Math
      • Medicine
      • Music
      • Philosophy & Ethics
      • Physics
      • Science
      • Social Sciences
  1. Apna Course

         est.in :  2013

About:Apna Circle is an E-Learning platform that provides in-demand video courses delivered by their top Instructors. All provided courses are targeted towards working professionals who want to enhance their skills to advance their career. It is a product of Spearhead EduOnline Pvt Ltd. It received the Startup of the Year Award by Silicon India in 2014 and is recognized as the best E-Learning Companies in India by the World Education Congress in 2014.

Subjects covered:

      • Banking and Finance
      • Project and Ops Management
      • IT and Security
      • Sales and Marketing
      • Law
      • OB and HR Management
      • Personal Development
      • Statistics and Data Analysis
      • Language (French, Sanskrit, Japanese), etc. 

 

  1. Unacademy

          est.in : 2010

 

Unacademy is one of the most spectacular e-Learning website where a student can get their required courses at a very nominal cost. The plus subscription (paid membership) gives an edge over the free plans in many aspects. Plus membership gains us the chance to attend live lectures of top educators. They offer many courses for different competitive examinations, like IIT JEE, UPSC, SSC, and umpteen other courses. They also have   YouTube channels that help millions of students to get quality education right at their home. 

        Subjects covered:

  •          Language (French, Sanskrit, Japanese), etc. 

      

  1. Vedantu

          est.in : 2011 

About : Vedantu is an Indian Interactive Online tutoring platform where teachers provide school tuitions to students over the internet, using a real-time virtual learning environment named WAVE (Whiteboard Audio Video Environment), a technology built in-house. It is said to operate on a marketplace model for teachers, where students can browse, discover and choose to learn from an online tutor of their choice.  Currently the company’s primary business is live online tutoring..It also claims to provide test preparation courses for Indian Institute of Technology Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Foundation, National Talent Search Examination (NTSE) and Problem Solving Assessment (PSA). In addition, it provides courses for the SOF International Mathematics Olympiad and National Science Olympiad.They also have  amazing YouTube channels that help millions of students to get quality education for free. 

            

              Science (Physics, Chemistry, Biology), Hindi, English, Mathematics, Sanskrit, German, French, Environmental Science, Computer Science and Social Science

  1.   BYJU’S  

        est.in : 2011

BYJU’S – The Learning App, is the common brand name for Think and Learn Private Ltd., an Indian Educational technology and online tutoring firm founded by Byju Ravindran at Bengaluru. In March 2019, it was the world’s most valued edtech company at $5.4 billion with having 3200 employees. BYJU’S have got Shah rukh Khan as their brand ambassador. BYJU’S offer interactive classroom lessons with the help of latest technologies that students love the most.

 

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  1. gaurav singh

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