Mobile Apps

Jul 13, 2020

How To Make An E-Learning Application

Digital transformation is updating almost every domain, and also the education sector is no exception. Today educational applications and platforms are assuredly gaining popularity worldwide, especially in the COVID-19 situation. Many schools and colleges turning towards digital platforms and mobile applications to impart education have observed a hike in demand for e-learning app.

Mobile devices and tablets become popular platforms for the e-learning apps development. There has been an increase in people using mobile devices to access the e-learning app. Mobile devices provide instant access to e-learning content anytime and anywhere.

Features of E-Learning App

E-Learning Mobile App Development

Total Syllabus Coverage

Make sure that the syllabus developed in such a manner that you cover all the lessons. You must also ensure that the time-frame does not exceed the stipulated period.

If you are planning to develop e-Learning mobile app, then you must focus on covering the whole syllabus of each grade in detail.

Interactive Visual Learning

Visual studies are required for kids to remember the concepts of life-long. Video lessons enhanced with animations designed in a manner that even the most complicated concept can be understood easily.

Chapter-wise Tests

Just explaining the concepts is not enough. Students also are keen on knowing the extent of experience they hold after each interactive learning session. Chapter-wise tests allow the same. Make sure you give scope for the same and bifurcate the same based on difficulty levels.

Analysis and Track Performance

It is easy for students to get an overall analysis of their performance as well as they can track their performance by taking tests. It will help them in planning more for their future successes.

Role-based Dashboard

The privileges of one user must not interfere with another. A standard dashboard will only hamper the user experience. Therefore, a dashboard for each user, like students, tutors, managers, and Admins, will provide a simplified view of the eLearning.

In-App Chat Dashboard

Students can easily connect with their mentors and clear out their difficulties whenever they have and wherever they are.

Third-Party Integrations

In e-Learning, many third-party integrations help in accomplishing several tasks, for instance, making calls, sending emails, handling queries, and more.

Student Panel:

E-Learning Application


A student can register himself on the app using their email ids or contact number.


Once registered, students can easily log in to the app just by clicking the login button and providing the required details.

Password Reset:

Users can reset their passwords as per their needs. They will get a reset link on their registered mail id.


A student profile can include details like email, password, profile picture, name, mobile number account details, institutions, grade, etc.

Course Selection:

Let them browse through the courses and select the best one according to their interest. Manage his course with this option.

Mock test:

This option will show available mock tests for that subscribed course and scorecards of the attended ones.

Tutor interaction:

A student with a premium subscription can interact with tutors. This can take place over texts or video calls as feasible.

Course history:

Students can keep a record of the courses they have attended.

Tutor Panel


A tutor can register himself on the app using their email ids or contact number. Admin will review the request and then provide a unique code to log in.

Chat and Interaction:

This feature must be available in both student and tutor panels. It will help them to interact with each other.

Uploading Content:

Tutor panels must provide an option of uploading media, files, and other contents for study material of different courses all under the monitoring of admin.

Admin Panel

Manage Courses:

Tutorials/ebooks/videos uploaded by the tutors can be reviewed by the admin to be published on the application or not. Admin is going to be ready to view all the courses and their reading added by the tutor.

Manage Subscriptions:

Admin must have the right to manage all the subscriptions of the app; the user has owned. Add plans, Add and modify packages, Price of the items, Delete the user subscriptions, and Update or Renew the users' subscriptions.

Content Management: 

This feature will allow the Admins to manage app content like Add/upload, Edit/ Delete content, Content pages, Activate and deactivate content pages, etc.

Track Orders: 

Admin can track all the orders made by students for study packages and study materials.

Transaction History: 

Admin will be able to view payment made by each user, and once the admin gets payments from the user, the user account will be active.


E-Learning App

Cloud Integration:

These days, with increasing technologies, the storage options for everything have changed. Moving towards online storage is everyone's choice which includes cloud storage.

Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality:

Augmented Reality is one of the most advanced technologies used in m-Learning applications. With this, you can implement artificial graphics into the physical environment.

Virtual Reality is quite costlier than Augmented Reality and is not readily available for people. VR also creates an enhanced experience for users.


Databases used in e-Learning apps are Mail Chimp Integration, MongoDB, MYSQL, Firebase, etc.

Mobile Technologies:

React JS, Java, Ionic, Swift, XCode, and Android are used to create mobile applications.


For UI and UX, HTML 5, CSS, Photoshop, Sketch, etc. are used to design the UI model for an application.

Web Technologies:

Web Technologies like CakePHP, Laravel, WordPress, will help developers in building your web app environment.

Javascript Frameworks:

Frameworks required are AngularJS and NodeJS.

Education apps surely have taken the whole industry by storm. The educational apps have already become one among the best friends both for the students and teachers.

With the progress of time, more students and tutors are getting attached to such apps presenting a bright future for the education world as well as the app development industry. Today knowledge is not limited to books only, but with its amalgamation of technology has brought a great revolution globally.

Therefore, if you are making up your mind to develop a purposeful educational app, then it is the right time to contact IBL INFOTECH.