27 Top Business Ideas for Students in India [2023]

business ideas for students in india

When you are a student and at the same time earn money from yourself, then its experience is amazing.

If you also want to start your own business along with being a student so that you can start earning money, then you must read this post.

In this post I will share with you 27 Top Business Ideas for Students in India which you can start very easily and start earning money.

To start some of these businesses, you will definitely need some money, for some skills and some you will be able to start even without money.

So without wasting any time, let’s know the Top Business Ideas for Students in India.

27 Top Business Ideas for Students in India

Start your Blog

You are reading this article with the help of this blog of mine and I am a student as well as earn money with the help of blogging.

Blogging is a very good way with the help of which you can start earning money and I can also say that blogging can change your life.

Due to blogging, your knowledge, writing skills, network and technical skills improve a lot, which can also be useful in getting a job in your future.

If you want to start blogging, then you can start your blog by following the steps given below.

  • Step – 1  Select a Niche or topic in which you are good at.
  • Step – 2 Buy Domain & Hosting for your Blog.
  • Step – 3 Do Keyword Research 
  • Step – 4 Start Publishing Helpful Content 
  • Step – 5 Build Backlinks for your Blog 

The sooner you start taking action, the sooner you will see your results.

So let’s know about the next business idea.

Start a YouTube Channel

If you keep watching about earning money online on YouTube, then you may have seen Ishan Sharma’s YouTube channel. Ishaan is a very successful youtuber along with being a student.

You can see many more such examples in which many students are running their successful YouTube channel and earning good money too.

I gave you this example because I want to tell you that if people can do it then you can too.

To start a successful youtube channel, you can check out the video given below.

Freelance Writing

Freelance writing is one such way to earn money that you can start with zero investment.

I still remember when I made my first online income through freelance writing, which at that time was 1000 rupees which I had earned by writing an article.

You can also start your freelance writing journey with the help of freelance platforms like Fiverr and Upwork.

On these platforms you can find clients for you and start earning money.

Online Tutor

Almost all of us are good in some or the other subject like Maths, English and Science.

You can start your online tutor journey on many online platforms such as tutor.com, chegg, vedantu.

If you want to become an offline private tutor, then you can talk to the parents of the children around you and find coaching students for yourself.

Web Designing and Web Development

Many of us get scared on hearing words like web designing or web development because they think that it is a very difficult career and they will need a lot of money and time to start them but there is nothing like it.

You can become a very good web designer and web developer by spending very little money. In this work, you will only need a laptop and internet.

You can initially learn about web designing and development from youtube and if you have some money to spend then you can take complete web design course on udemy from which you can get to learn a lot.

Once you are good at web design and development, you can use platforms like upwork, toptal to find clients and jobs for you.

Become an SEO Expert

In today’s time, many businesses are coming online from offline and all want to rank in Google search, that is why the demand for SEO experts is increasing.

If you become an SEO expert, you can monetize your skills in many different ways, such as SEO clients, SEO jobs, freelancing, starting a blog and you can earn money in many other ways.

To become an SEO expert, I would suggest that you must read this post on the Backlinko blog, which will give you all the idea about SEO.

Affiliate Marketing

Affiliate marketing is a way in which you promote another company’s product or service through a link and when someone buys the product or service through that link, you get a commission.

You can choose many different ways to start affiliate marketing, such as by starting your own blog or youtube channel or by placing ads on social media.

With many such methods, you can start affiliate marketing.

If you want to know how much money you can earn with the help of affiliate marketing, you can see the income report of Pat Flynn from Smart Passive Income below.

Some Other Great Business Ideas for Students in India

  • Becoming a Social Media Influencer
  • Investing
  • Start selling Online Course
  • Video or Photo Editor
  • Social Media Management
  • Start App Development
  • Internships
  • Podcasting
  • Personal Fitness Trainer / Yoga Instructor
  • Create digital products or courses
  • Design and sell print-on-demand t-shirts
  • Launch your own book
  • Start Graphic Design
  • Domain Sell and Buy
  • Translation Services
  • Ghostwriting
  • Sell Photos Online
  • Amazon seller
  • Dropshipping
  • Photo editor and Photography
  • Resume or CV writer


So these are some amazing Business Ideas for Students in India that your start from today. These business ideas really can change your Life.

Now its your turn to choose the one business ideas that you like the most and start working on that.

If you like this post must tell us in the comment box bellow and if you have any Business ideas that i can share with my audience then must share it with us.

Happy Business Journey.

Ritik Namdev

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