Best 20 Youtube Channels for Students

Here we’re with a packed and well-checked list of YouTube channels.

YouTube is something which is known by every youngster these days. They’re there all day long. Sometimes for the skill learning the purpose, sometimes for creative DIY kind of thing and entertainment. Spiritual, musical, purposes are also one of the reasons. But at the same time, YouTube is a platform from where students can learn also. From study material to motivational speeches, arts to science everything is up and there. But students in their full capacity don’t have that much of time to surf and it shouldn’t be done in that way either. Otherwise, their precious time and energy which should be channelized in a constructive way can get distracted. They’ll be in front of million channels.

So, it can provide unlimited opportunities to enhance your eLearning course by not only using the countless videos you can find there but also creating your own to help your audience achieve their learning goals and objectives. The only thing you should pay attention to is ensuring that the videos you are using are aligned with your expected learning outcomes and are appropriate for your eLearning audience.

e-Learning is a medium of education. But usually, people don’t take it with that much of seriousness. Old medium perceptions are also a big bundle of hurdles.

Educational saviors:

Khan Academy

They’re providing a world-class education for anyone, anywhere. All Khan Academy content is available for free. Students can learn a lot of stuff from by just clicking their channel.


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The School of Life

The School of Life is a global organization dedicated to fostering emotional well-being, both through YouTube channel and our real-life schools in 10 locations around the world. They apply psychology, philosophy, and culture to everyday life, addressing the questions were never taught enough about at regular school or college: How can relationships go well? What is meaningful work? How can love last? How can one find calm? What has gone wrong (and right) with capitalism? They love the humanities, especially philosophy, psychotherapy, literature, and art - always going to them in search of ideas that are thought-provoking, useful and consoling.

Arts is Life:

The Art Assignment

The Art Assignment is a weekly PBS Digital Studios production hosted by curator Sarah Urist Green. They explore art and art history through the lens of things happening today.

Film Riot:

Film Riot is a how-to trip through filmmaking from the hyperactive mind of Ryan Connolly. From how to make great effects to following Triune Films through production, Film Riot explores the art of filmmaking in a way you've never seen.


Cambridge University

Cambridge University: Cambridge University's YouTube Channel, where you can find out about some of the research, discoveries, and innovations that take place there. In particular, check out the Cambridge Ideas series, a collection of short films in which top researchers reveal some of their latest findings and discuss subjects ranging from energy to disappearing languages, and policing the streets to the future of robotics. Whether you are at Cambridge, thinking about applying, or just curious about what happens at this famous University, this channel gives you a chance to find out something you didn't already know about the world around you!

Yale University:

They deliver a list of lectures and discussions on various topics related to social, political, economic sections. Also, they provide science-related experiments and arts-related ideas.

Stanford University:

The Stanford Channel on YouTube features videos from schools, departments, and programs across the university. Highlights include courses, faculty lectures, campus events and the latest research news from Stanford.


Gary Vee

Gary is the host of the #AskGaryVee Show, a business and marketing focused Q&A video show and podcast, as well as DailyVee, a docu-series highlighting what it’s like to be a CEO, investor, speaker, and public figure in today’s digital age.

Big Think

Big Think is the leading source of expert-driven, actionable, educational content -- with thousands of videos, featuring experts ranging from Bill Clinton to Bill Nye. Their aim is to help you explore the big ideas and core skills that define knowledge in the 21st century, so you can apply them to the questions and challenges in your own life.

Tom Bilyeu

Impact Theory is a business and mindset-focused interview show that will teach anyone aspiring to greatness the secrets to success. The show is hosted by Tom Bilyeu - a serial entrepreneur and co-founder of the #2 Inc. 500 company Quest Nutrition and former host of the viral hit Youtube series Inside Quest (viewed over 100,000,000 times). Bilyeu is known for his passion and preparation. Always eager to truly learn from his guests, Bilyeu digs deep and brings the urgency of someone hungry to put what he’s learning to immediate use - making the show not only entertaining and energetic but also hyper-useful.

TED Talks

TED Talks shares the best ideas from the TED Conference with the world, for free: trusted voices and convention-breaking mavericks, icons, and geniuses, all giving the talk of their lives in 18 minutes. They post a fresh TED Talk every weekday.


For Curious ones:


Vsauce was created by Michael Stevens in the summer of 2010. For all the curious minds they share some of the other very interesting stories. Developed into logical discussions with specialized persons from that specific field.

How Stuff Works:

HowStuffWorks is an educational website dedicated to satiating curiosity and explaining the world around you. They encounter with all kind of curious questions and inquisitiveness.


Tech Savvy:


Videos all about computers and computer stuff. It is a sister channel of Numberphile.

The New Boston

Tons of computer-related tutorials and some other awesome videos are available here.

Get Closer to Nature:

BBC Earth

BBC Earth is the official channel of well known Sir David Attenborough series such as Planet Earth, Frozen Planet, and Blue Planet II. It is also where you can find fantastic nature and wildlife documentaries such as Life of Mammals and classics like Planet Dinosaur. Dramatic, rare and wild nature doesn't get more exciting

The Brain Scoop:

Emily, the Chief Curiosity Correspondent of The Field Museum in Chicago, former volunteer of the University of Montana Zoological Museum, and she’s the face of this channel. Where she share some of the amazing things they have in the collection with the Internet!

National Geographic Channel

Inspiring people to care about the planet! National Geographic is the world's premium destination for science, exploration, and adventure. Through their world-class scientists, photographers, journalists, and filmmakers, Nat Geo gets you closer to the stories that matter and past the edge of what's possible.

History unrevealed:

History Channel

Now reaching more than 98 million homes, is the leading destination for award-winning original series and specials that connect viewers with history in an informative, immersive, and entertaining manner across all platforms. The network’s all-original programming slate features a roster of hit series, epic miniseries, and scripted event programming.


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