The first-choice language for Android development, Kotlin is also being adopted for teaching multiplatform development for mobile, web, server-side programming, data science, and other computer science topics.
25 of the top 100 universities in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2021 include Kotlin in their courses.
Language of the industry
Kotlin is used by top companies such as Google, Twitter, Reddit, Netflix, Uber, BMW, Coursera, Slack, and Trello, just to name a few.
Kotlin is faster to develop and comprehend what is happening; near 100% backwards compatibility makes it easy to show in Java and translate into Kotlin while still utilizing every available library from Java; Students seem to understand it fairly quickly.
David Vaughn, University of Missouri–St. Louis
If you would like to introduce Kotlin into your classroom or have any questions about teaching or learning Kotlin