Xamarin is free for students.

Add “Mobile Developer” to your résumé and graduate with confidence.

Build amazing mobile apps today.

Mobile development skills are in demand, and Xamarin gives you an edge over the competition. With Xamarin, you can build native iOS, Android, and Windows apps with Xamarin Studio and Visual Studio, for free.

Start building and publishing amazing native mobile apps and games immediately.

Educators can get Xamarin subscriptions and materials from the Xamarin for Educators program.

Become a Xamarin Student Partner.

Xamarin Student Partners help us spread native mobile development to campuses across the globe and get extra perks and recognition along the way.

Enjoy exclusive rewards.

Global Development Get access to mobile experts as you work hand-in-hand with Xamarin’s global team.
Xamarin University Become a Xamarin Certified Mobile Developer with free access to Xamarin University.
Xamarin Evolve Stand out and get noticed with unique opportunities at Xamarin events.
Awesome Swag Receive awesome swag for yourself and share Xamarin-branded items with your peers.
Test Cloud Become a mobile automated testing expert with free Xamarin Test Cloud hours.

Does this sound like you?

  • Builds mobile apps in your spare time
  • Demonstrates impressive written and verbal skills
  • Contributes code on GitHub
  • Passionate about mobile development and C#
  • Loves teaching others
  • Talks about new tech with ease

Bonus: Experience developing iOS, Android, and Windows apps
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Xamarin loves educators, too.

If you are an educator at an accredited academic institution who is currently teaching (or planning to teach) a course related to mobile development, we’re here to help. We’ll get you up and running with Xamarin subscriptions, teaching materials, and complimentary Xamarin Test Cloud hours.

Reach out to education@xamarin.com to learn more, or visit Microsoft Imagine for additional educator and institution-wide benefits.