WordPress is the perfect tool for educational websites, check out our collection of themes for schools here, however you can also use it as a teaching tool itself. A Leaning Management System, or LMS, is a way to deliver online courses and e-Learning for students. LMS WordPress themes add functionality so you can create a course for students to enroll on and you may charge them for accessing the course or lessons. Websites which offer online courses such as Udemy, Lynda and Codeacademy are huge business these days with those respective companies catering to millions of users and generating millions each year in recurring revenue.

To build this type of website you need a LMS, which has roughly the same functionality as a membership website. A good LMS will let teachers create courses around different subjects and allow students to enroll on the course and work their way through the lessons. The site should be able to take payments, deliver the lessons, drip-feed new content and could also offer rewards for students who complete the course. It can also allow the students to communicate with the teachers and other students via messaging systems, user-groups, forums and online chat systems.

Take a look below where we have collected together all the Best LMS WordPress themes, these are all modern and well-coded allowing you to focus on providing the very best education for your students.

Social Leaner

Social Leaner works alongside the BuddyPress plugin and the LearnDash LMS plugin for WordPress to provide a full online learning website with lots of features such as gamification, eCommerce sales with the WooCommerce plugin, Drip-fed content, quizzes, social networking and lots more:

  • Multi-Tier Courses
  • Drip-Feed Content
  • Advanced Quizzing
  • Expire Access
  • Assignment Management
  • Lesson Timers
  • Flexible Prerequisites
  • User Reports
  • Email Notifications
  • Powerful Integrations

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Private Teachers

Private Teachers is a really professional website theme. Perfect for all the people and businesses that want to get directly to the job and promote their services. The theme comes with a really clean and friendly main page slider with images of amiable and affectionate teachers and students. There is a transparent text block in the interface as well which gives the theme a very chic look. To make things even easier for the user, Private Teachers comes with a tutor search form on the home page as well. If you are interested in any tutor you need only hover over their thumbnail and all the information about them will appear.

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School District

School District is a really colourful and attractive WordPress theme designed for educational organizations. Its pixel perfect and high resolution design is bound to help you create an engaging and professional website. The theme comes with organized information boxes in different colours making them stand out from the background. School District runs really smoothly on all devices and is really appealing to users.

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Education News

Education News has a really dynamic and bold layout which is perfect for a website for an educational organization. What stands out about this theme is its blue and black colour scheme which is very engaging and professional. Designed in a very subtle and soft way, this theme is very pleasing to the eye. In addition to the design Education News comes with a WPML plugin making it not only one of the most stylish but efficient themes as well, perfect for all sorts of informative and educational websites.

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Capital

Capital is a very professional and straightforward website theme. It has a really organized and structure layout and is perfectly suitable for educational, corporate or even non-profit use. The theme comes with a widgetized homepage and in addition to that an event calendar as well making it really efficient and user-friendly. Its responsive and clean design ensures that the theme runs really smoothly on all devices. Regardless of resolution and screen size, Capital runs really amazingly on all browser windows making it a very professional and versatile theme.

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iKnow

A really powerful and efficient learning management system theme, iKnow is one of the best themes that we have for learning websites. Not only does it comes with a full-fledged learning management system using which you can sell online courses, it is also WooCommerce integrated allowing you to manage your services efficiently. iKnow also has a really friendly and bold interface which emanates professionalism. To top it all off this theme allows you to create teacher and student profiles, quizzes and lets you upload ratings and attachments. With all its amazing features and the impeccable layout, iKnow is one of the most flexible website themes.

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LMS- Learning Management System

LMS- Learning Management System is one of the most efficient and professional website themes that we have for learning and educational purposes. It has a really modern and contemporary design with a subtle colour scheme and a structured header layout. In addition to that LMS comes with a lot of great features using which you can create online course, teacher and student profiles, quizzes, lessons and even track course progress as well. To make your website all the more efficient LMS also has a rating system, video hosting and a system for attachments as well. Using this theme you can create a website that uses Sensei, WordPress, BuddyPress, WooCommerce and also comes with an event calendar. Built on the WPML format, LMS is one of the most complete and professional learning themes we have.

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Clever Course

Clever Course is another one of our LMS website themes. Perfect for all sorts of educational institutes, Clever Course .is a really smart and intuitive theme. Clever Course is designed particularly to help selling online and onsite courses easily, this theme helps you organize your courses and to grade them in a really competent way. In addition to the courses the theme also has a really good system for grading and evaluation as well. Not only the features, Clever Course has a really interesting and unique interface as well from the stylish typography to the classy colour scheme and imagery.

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LMS Press

LMS Press is a really modern and contemporary website theme. This LMS theme has a really cool interface which helps you describe the essence of your website from the imagery to the subtle and stylish font style. In addition to its friendly design LMS Press comes with great features including a blog section, an event calendar and allows you to create teacher and student profiles as well. All things combined, LMS Press is a really fantastic website theme.

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Skilfully

Using Skilfully you get to create a really professional and efficient website that lets you showcase your own skills and to help others polish their skills. Using Skilfully you get to create and sell online courses and lessons and even create your very own academy of tutors by recruiting teachers for your website. Skilyfully is very flexible and you can either have free classes, for a free or even for a long term extension. In addition to all that you can even have a special preview for the courses making your website really transparent. Designed with the Google Material Design elements, Skilfully brings your content to life.

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EduLMS

EduLMS is a really efficient and modern website designed for educational and learning based websites. Not only does this website theme have a really stylish and chic design, it also comes with a lot of features. Using EduLMS you can create unlimited number of lessons, courses and lesson topics. Not only that, with this theme you can even create your own quizzes and a grading system. EduLMS is a really lightweight and easy to use website theme which allows a lot of flexibility in the website. The theme is also SEO optimized so you don’t have to worry about the popularity of your website either. Built on the WPML plugin, EduLMS is one of the most practical and efficient website themes that we have.

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Guru

Guru is a really strong and efficient learning management system website. Making effective use of Sensei, BuddyPress, WooCommerce and WordPress, Guru is one of the most versatile and multipurpose website themes that we have. Using Guru you get to create student and teacher profiles, quizzes and other extended profiles. In addition to that you can upload attachments, videos and other content with the efficient ranking and rating system as well. As complete a theme as there can be, Guru is the perfect solution for all your online learning concerns.

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Academy

Academy is a really professional and ideal website for all learning and educational purposes. With WooCommerce integration and a lot of other amazing features as well. Academy lets you easily build user and teacher profiles, manage a ranking and rating system, upload attachments and like the cherry on top, has social media plugins as well. Using this theme you instantaneously get to create and manage a really good and complete online academy.

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University

University is a really professional and high-end website theme for learning and educational purposes. It has a really bold and professional website which actually makes your online university experience come to life. Using this theme you can also choose the colour scheme of your website or your virtual university. Not only its powerful design, University comes with a lot of amazing features including WooCommerce integration, the option to create student and teacher profiles, upload attachments and to create quizzes along with a grading criteria. If you choose this theme you need not look any further.

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Masterstudy

Masterstudy is one of the most dynamic and versatile website themes that we have. Perfect for all sorts of learning centres, this theme allows you to run your business however you want. Whether you want to offer paid classes to your students or free courses, Masterstudy has got you covered. Not only is this theme amazing in its efficiency, it also comes with a really responsive and engaging interface, grabbing the attention of all your viewers. It comes with a really subtle yet colourful design and shows just how professional your business is.

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Edubase

Edubase is a really contemporary learning and education based website theme. Created for educational organizations including schools, colleges and universities, this website theme lets you build your complete online learning centre with no work at all. It has a really responsive, retina ready design and runs really smoothly on all devices. With multiple layout and colour scheme options, you can customize this website the way you want without doing any work.

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Academia

Academia is one of the most versatile and complete website themes that we have for WordPress. This theme has a really bold and colourful interface with a really engaging and responsive main slider. In addition to its design and colour scheme, Academia comes with a lot of amazing features and using the pre-built templates you can customize your website however you want and benefit from a really amazing website without having to do any of the work.

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Learn

Learn is a highly professional and direct learning based website theme. This LMS based website lets you enjoy a really dynamic learning experience. From creating profiles to quizzes and grading, Learn is the most complete package. Regarding the course the choice is yours, you can either have them on your website for free or for money. Whatever device you run this on, Learn runs really smoothly owing to its responsive and retina ready design, providing you with a really amazing online learning experience.

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Smart Learning

Smart Learning is a really complete and wonderful website theme which promises to give you the ultimate learning website. It comes with a really creative design that is easily customizable in addition to being pretty fantastic itself. The theme comes with a really responsive and retina ready interface and makes e-learning all the more amazing. Smart Learning comes packed with a lot of features and also has four unique demos and options for layout and colour scheme so you can make your website unique. To make things easier for the user, Smart Learning comes with a lot of widgets using which you can build your website and its content very easily.

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Smartway

A really modern and contemporary learning website theme, Smartway has a really responsive and retina ready design. This really intuitive and smart website theme comes with WooCommerce integration as well making it easier for you to sell your services. Using the Namaste LMS Plugin, Smartway makes use of the amazing technology and lets you customize your website however you want. Using this theme you can easily create online lessons, courses, assignments and even certificates as well. This is a really efficient and multipurpose website theme promising the ultimate learning website.

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Lincoln

Lincoln is a website theme that has one of the friendliest and most appealing interfaces that can be. Perfect for all online educational and learning centres, Lincoln can be used for business and corporate use as well. It has a really responsive interface that engages the audience and grabs their attention. In addition to its amazing design Lincoln is also highly customizable and lets you put your own twist on everything. Lincoln allows you to create online courses, quizzes and teacher/student profiles as well. This dynamic website also comes with a lot of layout options, making Lincoln a really fluid and flexible website theme.

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Varsita

A very multipurpose website theme for all sorts of educational and learning purposes, Varsita is one of the most fluid learning based website themes that we have. Perfect for educational organizations and even as a website for established educational institutes, Varsita is a great option for you no matter what your content is. This website theme is really user-friendly and comes with a lot of amazing features which can easily be customized as well. Varsita and its engaging interface makes your website fun and creative.

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BeSmart

Built on the Twitter Bootstrap 3 framework, BeSmart is suitable for pretty much all educational and learning uses be it for creating online courses or events and for establishing your complete online learning system. Besmart has a really contemporary and simplistic interface. With its subtle colour scheme and stylish typography, Besmart has a really professional look that is perfect for all learning organizations.

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Milagro

Milagro is one of the most professional and creative website themes that we have. It has an interface that is trendy and structured and is perfect for all professional educational organizations. For learning ports, agencies and for even e-learning shops, Milagro is a one-size fits all theme. This theme comes with unlimited layout and colour scheme options and although its custom design is amazing, you can easily customize your website however you want. The theme has a really intuitive design which means that this website runs smoothly on all devices.

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Online University

Online University is a website theme that, as evident from the name, lets you create your very own virtual university. Regardless of where you are and where you live, using this theme you can create your very own online learning system and even hire a team of tutors to effectively teach and instruct. This theme has a really exquisite and engaging interface that attracts viewers to your website. Due to its organized header layout, Online University makes it easy for users to navigate your website and provide the maximum user satisfaction. This theme also comes with a LearnDash plugin which ensures the most amazing e-learning experience.

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Education

Education is a really professional and fantastic learning website. This LMS website helps you create your very own school, college or university online. This theme comes loaded with features including the improved UI/UX. Developed based on the number one LMS plugin available, this theme promises to provide you with the ultimate online learning experience. With amazing e-learning features and options and a really responsive interface, Education is one of the best e-learning website themes that we have.

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Education Center

Education Center is a very professional and direct website theme. Created especially for established educational organizations, Education Center is a highly organized website theme that is bound to suit all. It has a really engaging and creative interface and the blue backdrop with the colourful icons is very catchy and unique. This responsive website theme also comes with WooCommerce integration and a one-click installation for demos. In addition to these features you also get to enjoy a number of colour options. A complete package, this theme lets you enjoy its amazing custom design and customize it as well.

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EduGate

EduGate is a really simple and elegant website theme which is perfect for pretty much all educational organizations. From serving as a website for already established educational organizations to new online learning centres, EduGate is one website theme that suits all contents. This theme also comes with WooCommerce integration and lets you create courses, lessons, quizzes among all other features that one can expect from an educational website.

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University

UOCE (University of College Education) is a really elegant and easy to use website theme. This dynamic and complete website theme lets you do pretty much everything from creating online courses, events, galleries and all other features that one can expect from an educational website. This theme has a really user-friendly and responsive main slider which displays all your organizations’ mean features. In addition to all that this theme also comes with an event calendar which allows you to manage everything effectively. SEO optimized, this theme can also be translated into the language of your choice due to the powerful WPML plugin.

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Skilled

One of the best LMS website themes that we have, Skilled is powered by the amazing Visual Composer and is a highly efficient website theme. For established educational organizations or for private tutors or individuals, Skilled lets you showcase whatever skills that you have for helping your students in polishing their skills. With the option to choose between free courses and courses that you can sell, this dynamic website is highly user-friendly.

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Invent

Invent is a learning based theme designed to meet all the needs of users. For basically all sorts of educational organizations and for independent online learning centres, Invent has the dynamic design that is mostly needed for flexibility. This LMS theme incorporates LearnDash components for custom styling and it also comes with a page display for LearnDash elements and a sidebar as well. This theme has a really responsive design and engages people with the website and makes them participate as well.

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University

University is a really professional and dynamic website theme. It has a really bold and dynamic design which shows just how professional this theme is. In addition to its blue themed interface, University has a lot of speed and efficiency which makes this theme the perfect option for all educational and e-learning use. This theme also comes with seven demos for home page which can easily be imported to your website with just one click.

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Ethic LMS Theme

The perfect theme for schools, colleges, universities and online learning centres, Ethic LMS Theme is one of the most multipurpose and flexible WordPress themes. This theme comes with amazing features that help you run a really simple, dynamic and professional website for your business. Ethic LMS Theme also comes with a powerful admin panel which makes the management of the website really easy.

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Arsim

Arsim helps you create a really dynamic and powerful website for your educational organization. Using this theme you can easily create a really dynamic and efficient online learning centre. With WooCommerce integration Arsim helps you create the most flexible and dynamic website theme. It also comes with a really powerful drag and drop builder using which you can combine elements and create your own unique website. Made by the ThemeXpert team, Arsim comes with four pre-defined colour schemes and a large number of colour options to enhance the look of your website.

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Language School

Language School is a really dynamic and powerful LMS website theme that helps you create the most perfect and complete website for your organization. This is the perfect theme for all sorts of educational organizations and helps the users to create profiles, quizzes, an event calendar and even upload attachments. Language School is the perfect e-learning website theme and creates the most professional website for you and your organization. Its stylish and responsive interface paired with the amazing features it comes with makes this website theme one of the most dynamic we have.

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Edu

EDU is a really creative and contemporary learning based website theme for WordPress. For all sorts of educational organizations and online learning centres, EDU has a really responsive and engaging interface that is seldom matched. In addition to its design, EDU is highly efficient and user-friendly. This theme comes with a really powerful drag and drop builder, custom widgets, shortcodes and a font selector using which you can easily customize your website however you want.

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Polytechnic

One of the most responsive and engaging website themes that we have, Polytechnic has a really beautiful and contemporary interface which grabs the attention of all the viewers. Perfect for all sorts of educational organizations, this theme helps you create your very own online learning centre with a lot of easy. From a blog, post grid and faculty grid to the store, Polytechnic has pretty much everything one needs. Polytechnic comes with a lot of amazing features and helps you create an amazing online learning centre for yourself.

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Statfort

This educational website theme is perfect for all sorts of educational organizations. Whether you’re an independent tutor or an established educational institute, Statfort has features that help you create the most dynamic and versatile website theme possible. This theme runs really smoothly on all sorts of devices and has amazing screen resolution as well. Not only does it have a really good custom design, Statfort is also highly customizable.

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MyUniversity

MyUniversity is a really dynamic and versatile website theme which is perfect for all sorts of educational organizations. Using this website theme you can create your very own online learning centre. MyUniversity has a really engaging and responsive interface which engages all the viewers. Not only does this theme have an amazing custom design it is also highly customizable so you can put your own spin on everything with no coding skills whatsoever. This theme also runs really efficiently on all devices and is one of our best learning based themes.

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Oliver Dale is the founder of Kooc Media, an online company which has been working with WordPress since 2009. He has written hundreds of posts about WordPress in that time and founded two theme companies which provide free and paid themes to millions of users.

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