Apart from learning the coursework, it is really important for any student to work on projects. Project-based learning is the best way out to learn. You learn by doing.
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What are the advantages of Developing your Personal Projects?
I always encourage my students to focus on developing projects from day one.
If you look into my latest video on improving coding skills, you will see, that this is one of the must-follow things. I do recommend it to everyone who wants to improve their coding skill.
After talking with many of the novice programmers, I realized, most of them don’t have project ideas.
This is the list I have curated. It includes Python project ideas for students. These topics cover beginner to advance level.
Before you start developing your Python project, I would recommend you to go through the complete Python tutorial.
These projects are developed to scrape the data from websites. This is the process of extracting meaningful information that can be used for many other purposes.
Let’s see some of the Web Scrapping Python projects.
Mining Twitter data is a popular choice when one is doing any kind of text analysis on live data. On Twitter, users share short messages called tweets. In this project those tweets are mined using Python.
Useful Python library: You can use the Tweepy Python library to get and parse the Twitter data for analysis.
Scraping a website is a really important task for getting any sort of real-time data and for the making of the databases.
In this project, you will learn how to scrape a website by Scrappy and storing it in a database made with MongoDB.
Selenium WebDriver is a popular choice among developers when it comes to Scraping. In this project, one learns how To Scrape With Python and Selenium WebDriver.
Note: Selenium is open source tool to automate browser testing. With it, you can test various GUI objects in the web browser.
In this project, one learns Scrape Top 50 Movies on IMDb. After the data is extracted it can be easily represented in the form of an application or stored in a database for any kind of analysis on it. BeautifulSoup Python is used in the process.
Web applications are the project where you develop a stand-alone application that can be run in the browser. You can also deploy them on the server. If you host your application on the server, it can be accessed from anywhere using the internet.
Microblogging is indeed the blogging in trend taken up by different bloggers, then why not trying to build a blog by you.
Some of the basic features you can add:
Flask is an open-source web framework. It is lightweight than Django. So it is good for your learning.
Django is a really good Python framework and you can use it to create Web Applications. Many of the enterprise applications are developed using the Django framework.
If you are interested in Web development, Django is my first choice. Here are some of the important resource to learn Django.
You can build the ToDo List application using Python.
Some of the features you can add:
Technology to Use: You can learn to build a To-do by using Flask web development and ReThinkDB. Here, RethinkDB is a database, distributed open source.
You can also use bottle framework for developing web applications. It is lighter than Flask and Django. If you are new to the Python, bottle is good to consider.
You can also try to make a web application by using the flask. Flask is a framework which is written in Python and used for the web.
For developing web applications, you also need to have a basic understanding of HTML and CSS.
Being new to the Python programming, here are some of the projects you can develop in Python.
iptable(for Linux system). For this, you should know the basic Linux commands.
These are some of the project ideas that can be done based on your interest. If you have any project suggestions for Python, do share in the comments below. We will surely add them to our list.
Also, learn Git. Using Git, you can manage your source code. You can also push your source code repository to the remote host like GitHub, BitBucket.
I will keep adding more Python project ideas for students. Stay tuned!