How to use this tool?

This free online converter lets you convert code from C to COBOL in a click of a button. To use this converter, take the following steps -

  1. Type or paste your C code in the input box.
  2. Click the convert button.
  3. The resulting COBOL code from the conversion will be displayed in the output box.

Key differences between C and COBOL

SyntaxC uses a procedural syntax with a focus on low-level programming.COBOL uses a verbose syntax with a focus on business-oriented programming.
ParadigmC is a procedural programming language.COBOL is primarily used for imperative and procedural programming, but also supports object-oriented programming.
TypingC is a statically typed language.COBOL is a statically typed language.
PerformanceC is known for its high performance and efficiency.COBOL is not typically known for its performance, but it is designed for large-scale business applications.
Libraries and frameworksC has a wide range of libraries and frameworks available.COBOL has a limited number of libraries and frameworks available, mainly focused on business applications.
Community and supportC has a large and active community with extensive support.COBOL has a smaller community compared to C, but it still has dedicated support for business applications.
Learning curveC has a moderate learning curve, especially for beginners.COBOL has a steep learning curve, especially for programmers without prior experience in business-oriented programming.