Being financially independent is one of the finest accomplishments of life. As a college student, you might have a thought of earning money from some legitimate sources while constructively using your time. Some students do the part-time job as a faculty at coaching institutes or take home tuitions to earn while studying. However, these conventional sources of income for students take at a lot of time traveling from hostel to workplace, and most of the time student either hampers their studies or enjoyment at college.
Today as a college student you have plenty of opportunities to earn good amount of money by investing a few hours a day. It not just increases the weight of your wallet but also increases the value of resume. Making money of your own is the first step towards entrepreneurship.
Students enrolled in professional education such as B.Tech, MCA, MBA, MBBS, and others should start their professional journey from the college itself. When you look at the finest entrepreneurs of the world, most of them started their entrepreneurship journey from college with a small amount of income.
You must want to start earning right from starting college. If you are determined, then you would easily find a way. However, let me solve this puzzle for you and I’m listing a few easy ways to make money as a student.
5 best ways to earn money for students in India
1. Try freelancing
There is one thing on which you do have a good command. Either it is writing, speaking, drawing, programming, mathematics, science or anything else. Keep in mind that everything is for sale. You must have to know, how you can sell them. Let’s suppose you are good at writing. How would you sell this skill? Become a freelancer. Make a good profile at leaking freelancing websites like Upwork, PeoplePerHour, Guru, and few more legitimate portals. Look for the jobs that you can deliver in the best way. Start bidding on selected jobs, get a client, and honestly complete the jobs. You will see the magic.
2. Make a Youtube channel
In Rich Dad Poor Dad, there is a message that cynicism, fear, bad habits, laziness, and arrogance are few things in your life which keeps you poor. So, if you can do anything good for the world by your knowledge or skill, do it with full passion.
3. Teach at Unacademy
If you think, you are a good teacher. Make a profile on Unacademy, get selected as an educator. You would get a chance to help a lot of needy students, and of course, you will make a good amount of money as well. See how can you become an educator at Unacademy?
4. Get Paid Internship from Internshala
Apart from having an internship in vacations, you can get plenty of online internship opportunities from websites like Internshala. So, make a profile and get a paid internship. Work hard and get paid.
5. Start your own website
You might be a good cook, a football fan or have a deep interest in something. Start a website niche of your interest. Work hard, it will give you awesome result in near future, when you come to know “how to make money from a website?”
Author: Ajeet Chaubey
When he was born, parents lost his Janmpatri (sacred birth document). Since then, he has been writing and erasing his own destiny.