Regardless of what business you are running, having a website is a must. Through a website people from all over the world, but especially your target audience, can access information in real-time about your business’ activity and learn more about it.
This stands true for the education field as well. Regardless of whether you are looking to set up a university, college or school website that students and parents can access from the comfort of their homes, or you simply want to start an online course to help people from every corner of the globe to learn, a template that is specifically designed for this purpose will be of great help.
While you can, technically, make use of pretty much any template for this purpose, the fact of the matter is that a template that is designed for educational use or in relation to education, will provide numerous features that make everything a lot easier for you to manage and much more appealing to visitors.
With that in mind, here we have selected 15 templates for Education, College and University websites by TemplateMonster, which are not just for WordPress, but also simple HTML and for Joomla. Let’s take a look!
Rainbow Colleges – E-Course WordPress Theme
Rainbow Colleges is a WordPress theme that can be used not solely for learning institutions, but also by beginner online teachers that want to teach through the Internet. It is a Responsive theme, which was built with the help of the LearnPress plugin, that makes updating easy and the interface very simple to use.
The Unyson Page Builder, with its drag “n” drop feature, allows you to arrange the sections of your page exactly as you’d like them to be. Featured is also WooCommerce, which you can use to get paid for your services. There are five predefined color schemes available and two design versions: wide and boxed.
Educat – Education WordPress Theme
Educat is an elegant and modern WordPress theme, with a dynamic and multi-functional design. It can be used for a variety of educational purposes and it is perfect for online courses. Visitors can easily Search for the course they are interested in and then proceed with payment or instant free learning, whichever option you have made available.
It comes with more than 40 KingComposer Add-ons, which help you build the website that you envision through the easy drag & drop feature of this builder.
There are over 15 Educat Add-ons, numerous Google Fonts, Font Awesome Icons available, Shortcodes, ET-line Icon and available options for the customization of the header, footer, colors and layouts. Custom sliders and galleries are also included in this theme.
Monstroid2 – Multipurpose Modular Elementor WordPress Theme
Monstroid2 is not an education-only theme, but rather a multipurpose one that comes packed with features. With a library of more than 500 Pre-designed Sections and Ready-made Pages, and numerous skins too choose from, this theme is certainly not lacking in options.
It comes with the Elementor Page Builder, which is one of the most popular page builders that is very easy to use, requires no coding experience and you can see any editing being done in real-time.
Elementor brings with it its exclusive add-ons which feature more than 40 Exclusive Modules and a number of page templates and posting options such as Post Carousels, Subscribe Forms, Portfolios and many more.
JetMenu is also included, which will allow you to create menus that feature multiple elements. You can create customized Header and Footer templates and also make use of the WooCommerce plugin to sell your services and products.
ECoursify – LMS for Online Courses WordPress Theme
ECoursify is a LMS WordPress theme, which helps you manage online educational services and handle subscriptions, payments, course contents and many more.
As the name suggests, eCoursify is targeted at online education, where you provide courses, lessons and educational material to students from different parts of the world. Whether you are providing these services for free or intend to make a profit for what you do, the WooCommerce plugin will have your online educational business up and running in no time.
This is a fully responsive theme that can be customized to your liking through the numerous features made available.
Sikkha – Education WordPress Theme
Also an education-specific WordPress theme, Sikkha is suitable for both LMS and educational purposes. It includes the Revolution Slider, which allows you to create animated sliders. There are 5 Demo Home Pages available, as well as 3 About Page layouts, 5 Blog page Layouts, 2 Contact Page layouts and 4 Header Variations.
The Kindergarten Home is also included and for more advanced educational levels there is the Courses page available, as well as the Single Course option. To help both you and the visitors out, there is the Instructors Profile included, which will let students and/or parents get a better idea as to who the instructor is and why they should choose the courses you provide.
Sikkha is a Responsive Theme, with unlimited color options, SEO-friendly and with the Child Theme Included. The WPBakery Page Builder will also make things easier for you to arrange and organize and the WooCommerce plugin makes it possible to sell the courses and material provided.
Brave Theme – Multipurpose HTML Template
Brave is a responsive multipurpose HTML template that comes with more than 100 HTML pages, which are ready to use. Also ready-to-use are the 11 Niche Page layouts and the other dozens of pre-made layouts that are ready to be integrated.
Pages for Blog, Shop and Gallery are also available and there are MailChimp forms included, as well as Campaign Monitor forms. It comes with the Novi Builder, which is a well-known Page Builder and over 150 UI blocks. Ajax forms are also available (using PHP), and different e-commerce layouts are also available.
John Harrison – Education Multipage HTML Template
An elegant and responsive HTML template, John Harrison comes with multiple pages available, which include 15 pre-made Homepage layouts and 35 other different pages that you can utilize, such as People, History, Team and many more, where students can get a better understanding of your work and the team that will be teaching them.
Included are multiple Header and Footer layouts, as well as the Megafooter. It is a cross-browser compatible theme, with Google Map integrated and numerous working forms. Google Fonts, SCSS & Pug Files are also included, and also available to use are the CSS3 animation and transition effects.
It is an e-Commerce ready template with 24/7 lifetime support and detailed documentation.
Modern University – Multipage Responsive HTML Template
In a very modern design and with Multipage options, Modern University is another HTML fully responsive template. It comes with a large number of UI blocks and elements, that will make your educational website impressive and very user-friendly.
CSS3 animations and transition effects, Multiple gallery types and working forms are all included in this template. There are 5 Blog layouts available, a search form and Google Fonts as well. It is suitable to be used as an e-commerce template and it also comes with multiple layouts for the header and footer.
Education Responsive Bootstrap Website Template
Another Education HTML responsive template made with Bootstrap, which comes in a very clean and modern design for a variety of educational purposes. Whether you are looking to create an educational business or want a visitor-friendly website for your educational institution, this template can do both.
It comes with 6 Blog layouts and Multiple Gallery types, such as Grid, Masonry, etc. There are also multiple header and footer layouts, including a Megafooter, and more than 45 ready HTML pages. The code is SEO and Coder-friendly and there are Search and Contact forms included as well.
Learner – Education Multipurpose HTML5 Template
Learner is a HTML5 education template, with a more multipurpose design rather than solely for educational use. It comes with numerous UI blocks and elements and there are 5 Blog layouts and Working Newsletter and Subscription forms included as well.
Parallax scrolling, Google Fonts, Multiple Gallery types and Appointment Manager are also available within this template, as well as a powerful search form and a Megafooter. There are over 130 HTML5 pages that are ready to be used and the design is fully responsive, with a SEO friendly code, which is well documented and W3C valid.
EduX – Online Courses Joomla Template
Moving on to Joomla templates, EduX comes packed with features for a great online education website. Counters, Lists, Tabs, Progress bars and Pricing tables are all available with this template, as well as Accordions and Toggles. Numerous additional pages are included, too, such as Gallery, History, Career, Blog, Forum and many more.
Colors are customizable and the Slider featured makes it easier to showcase your services, products and promos. A gallery is also available, as well as Contact forms, Newsletter Subscription form and Social Login form. There is a Mega Menu available, too, as well as Google Fonts for creating beautiful post styles.
This is a fully responsive and well-documented template, with Cross-browser compatibility and also Google Map included for clients to easily and quickly locate your business’ whereabouts.
University of Stormhall – Responsive Joomla Template
University of Stormhall is a responsive template with numerous UI elements, such as accordions, pricing tables, tabs and counters. It comes with Slider and Gallery options, as well as Social Login, Contact Form and Newsletter subscription available.
A Mega Menu is also included, which will make it easier for you to rearrange and organize your categories and the Google Map feature helps clients find out where your business is located.
This is a template targeted more at institutional education and helps you create a website that beautifully and professionally showcases the staff, courses, posts, updates and events that are part of the university, college or school for which this template is being used.
Education – Responsive Joomla Template
Education is a responsive theme that easily adapts to any screen size and gadget. There are Slider and Color switcher options available for you to elegantly display information, products and important posts of your site. UI elements are also included, such as Accordions and Toggles, Progress Bars and Counters.
There are additional pages available that you can put to use for creating different categories, such as Portfolio, History, Pricing, Team and so on. Social Login and Contact Forms are available as well. This is also a Cross-Browser compatible template with Valid Semantic Coding.
Student Activities – Joomla Template
Student Activities is a template that is aimed at different student activities and events. It is customizable without any coding knowledge required and it’s also fully responsive and compatible with all browsers. It comes with several UI elements and Theme Color switcher, as well as a Slider for a beautiful display and visual design of the most recent information and activities.
There are Gallery and Mega Menu options available, too, as well as a Newsletter Subscription option and Contact forms for users to keep in touch with you. The Social login feature comes in handy for allowing visitors to log-in through their Facebook or Google account, and the Google Map feature shows your business’ physical location if needed.
The code is well-documented and there is advanced search available to users as well, which enables them to quickly find specific products on your site. Google fonts and PSD files are included, too.
Med School – Responsive Joomla Template
A very specific template, Med School is a fully responsive design that comes with Parallax Scrolling and numerous other features. These include several UI elements, such as counters, accordions, pricing tables, and also additional pages for different purposes and for a more complete website.
Social Login, Contact Form and Google Map location are all available, as well as numerous Google Fonts for a more unique style for posts and promos. It has a well-documented and clean code and also Sliced PSD files. This is a cross-browser compatible template with Valid Semantic code.