Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay will provide a free online course on Android app development on the SWAYAM platform. The institute has started the application process for the course which will be tutored by Prof Kannan M Moudgalya of IIT-Bombay. The course will be free of cost for all students. 
The Android app development course will be taught using the programming language Kotlin, an open-source programming language for developing Android apps. The course is best suited for undergraduate and postgraduate students. It includes 10 audio-video spoken tutorials and is outlined for eight weeks. 
.@IITBombay will give free online tutorials on Android app development. Interested candidates can register for the course on SWAYAM portal.
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IIT Bombay android development course: How to register
Interested candidates can register themselves for the course by following the steps mentioned below:
Step 1: Visit the official website of SWAYAM portal: 
Step 2: Register by clicking on the “Login/register” tab on the top right corner.
Step 3: Login using your SWAYAM account using Facebook, Google, Microsoft or SWAYAM account.
Step 4: If the above mentioned accounts are not available, click on sign up and fill up the required credentials.
Step 5: Enter the course you want to register for and submit.
Upon registering for IIT Bombay Android app development course, students can access 10 audio-video spoken tutorials. The course has been approved by the All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE). 
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Students applying for the course should not the following important requirements for accessing the course
— Your laptop configuration should have the specifications as given under system requirements in the link —
— Make sure Java is installed on your system.
— There should not be a drop in Internet connection while installing and building the first project.
— Follow the steps as shown in the tutorial “Getting started with Hello World app” carefully. It explains how to do the setup in the Android phone.
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