All Visual Studio Dev Essentials members and Visual Studio subscribers get access to a limited selection of Xamarin University’s mobile development training content. To help you get ready to build your first app, you receive on-demand access to select course recordings and guest lectures provided by Xamarin University.
The Xamarin University Mobile Training benefit includes access to select* Xamarin University course videos (not live classes) and guest lecture recordings.
Includes all Xamarin University Mobile Training for Visual Studio Dev Essentials courses, plus:
Includes all Xamarin University Mobile Training for Visual Studio Dev Essentials guest lectures, plus:
*Courses are subject to change.
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Includes all Xamarin University Mobile Training for Visual Studio courses and guest lectures, plus:
Xamarin University Mobile Training for Visual Studio Dev Essentials program and Visual Studio subscriptions require a Visual Studio account, and include limited access to the select courses listed above (including video recordings, downloadable materials, and a subset recorded guest lectures). This does not include any live sessions, office hours, lighting lectures, or access to the entire course catalog.
Xamarin University’s 30-day trial is open to the public and gives a limited access to guest lectures and two courses (XAM101 and XAM120) only. The two courses include live sessions, recordings, and course materials.
A year-long Xamarin University subscription gives subscribers unlimited access to live virtual trainings, up-to-date course materials and recordings, guest lectures, office hour sessions, exclusive access to the University forum, and the opportunity to become a Xamarin Certified Developer. Learn more
No, existing Xamarin University subscribers will have full access to their Xamarin University annual subscription, including live courses, materials, and guest lectures by logging-in at university.xamarin.com.
Courses included as a benefit in Visual Studio Dev Essentials program and Visual Studio Subscriptions are separate from your Xamarin University subscription and accessed from your Visual Studio Dev Essentials or Visual Studio portal, not university.xamarin.com.
While the Xamarin University Mobile Training course recordings included in Visual Studio Dev Essentials program and Visual Studio subscriptions are included with your annual Xamarin University subscription, they remain available as long as the program membership or Visual Studio subscription are valid. You will continue to access from your Visual Studio Dev Essentials or Visual Studio portal, independent of your Xamarin University subscription status.
No, courses and materials included with Xamarin University in both Visual Studio Dev Essentials and Visual Studio/MSDN Subscriptions are not valid for certification. Materials, courses and recordings needed to earn Xamarin Certification are only included in the full Xamarin University subscription.