Many students are having money problems while studying at college/university and want to earn some pocket money. There are many ways to earn money these days but only a few of them work in reality. So in this article, I have mentioned some of the best ways to earn money while studying at college/university.


Blogging is one of the best ways to earn money. You can create your website and write some unique articles. You do not need to be a computer science student to create a website, you can easily create a website on WordPress and start writing your blog.

If you do not want to create your blogging website, then you can start as a freelance writer and you can earn a lot of money on it. Some people are making millions while blogging.

So don’t think any further and start your blogging career.

Affiliate marketing:-

If you have a large fan base or followers, you can earn a lot of money in affiliate marketing. You can apply for an Amazon affiliate program and then give your Amazon affiliate link to purchase the products.

Certainly, for affiliate marketing, you need some people who can buy through your affiliate link but if you have some people then definitely this method can give you lots of money without any hard work.

By freelancing:-

If you are good at something and can help people, just go to Freelancer, Fiverr, or Upwork and you will find that many people are willing to pay you for your work. All you have to do is complete their tasks/work while staying at your home.

You will get almost every type of job from graphic design to building a website or app. Just go to these websites and create your account and start earning money while working from your comfort zone.

Buy-Sell Domains:-

Many people are earning good money by buying and selling domains. You need to do some research on keywords and buy some good quality of domain and then sell that domain to someone.

There are many ways to sell your domain like you can list your domain on GoDaddy or Flippa and sell your domain for good prices.

Write an Amazon eBook:-

If you are good at writing or you have some good material in mind then you can sell it on amazon kindle.

Amazon is a growing company and they have huge customers, so if you sell your book to Amazon, it will increase your chance to make more money from Amazon.

Just write some unique content that attracts people to read it.

Start YouTube channel:-

The best way to get a name, fame, and lots of money from YouTube. There is a lot of traffic on YouTube where you can earn a lot of money, but many people are already famous on YouTube so you have to do something different from others to get recognition. If you do something different from others, then definitely you will succeed on YouTube.


You can start a podcast on Spotify. All you need for this is a mic and good quality content. There is not a huge competition like YouTube. Podcasts are becoming popular in India, so you have a very good chance of becoming popular on these platforms.

Sell pictures and videos:-

If you are a photographer or videographer, then you can earn money by selling photos and videos. There are many websites where people are buying royalty-free photos and videos, so check such websites and sell your original content there. some of the websites are Shutterstock and Fotolia.

There are many ways to earn money, but these methods are true and if you give some time, then you will earn money while studying.