Why Teach Kotlin
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.
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.
Around the World
Explore our interactive map with links to university courses that include Kotlin.
- 40 countries
- 190 universities
- Stanford university
- Imperial College London
- Johns Hopkins university
If you would like to feature your university and Kotlin course, please get in touch with us at
out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We’ll send a Kotlin T-shirt for you and stickers for your students.
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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.