Learn, Think and Grow

Tnagar Chess Academy

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open 24/7

Flexible Timings for Students

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Professional Coaches

The right Coach for you

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inspiring classes

with Exciting Features

Benefits Of Learning Chess

Chess is a cordial game that involves two minds competing against one another across 64 squares on a Black & White board. This match between two minds requires a constant amount of attention and concentration, which triggers every neuron in the brain, making chess the key to nurturing a young mind.

Promotes Logical and Creative Thinking

Better Information Processing

Concentration and Memory

Forward Thinking

Spirit of Competitiveness

What We Offer



Take lessons online from our team of experienced chess coaches and FIDE rated players. They are designed in such a way that the students can enhance their skills

Individual Private Lessons

We provide one-to-one coaching for the students, both offline and online so that they get undivided attention Students get special attention with our professional and high-quality individual sessions

Academy Classes

Play chess and learn together with the members of the academy.Students play chess amongst each other and learn together.We also offer group sessions, both offline and online

About Us

T Nagar Chess Academy is one of the Premier Academy started in the year 1995, functioning in the heart of Chennai with buzzing activity in the field of coaching.

T Nagar Chess Academy was founded by Mr. A.L Kasi in 1996. The Main Branch is located in T.Nagar, Chennai. Our other branches are at KK Nagar. Till date we have Trained more than 3000 Students and our numbers continue to grow. We have produced many State, National and International Champions.

Every year 1000+ students have been trained from different schools.

Coach Mr Srinivasa Rangan is a FIDE rated chess player (Peak Rating 2095) and FIDE Certified Instructor. His Vision is to create as many Chess Champions as possible through his meticulous, dedicated, sincere and attentive coaching. He has joined T Nagar chess in the year 1999.

He has partnered with Mr AL Kasi and created 2 GMS and 1 IM.

He has been the head coach for T Nagar Chess Academy in India for the last 20 years and has trained many students. Each year he trains more than 500 students in multiple schools. Some of his students have become International Master and GM Elect apart from National and International chess winners. Till date he has trained 10 national and International medal winners apart from 50+ State champions.

Mr Srinivasa Rangan - Headcoach


Take lessons online from our team of experienced chess coaches and FIDE rated players through audio-video calls


Students can solve interactive quizzes by solving puzzles and MCQs. We keep track of their performance – puzzles solved, both right and wrong attempts, along with the time taken for each attempt


Play games online with other students in the academy anytime. Students can also play against the computer with various difficulty levels. Games are saved for analysis


Students tournament games are shared to the coaches for quick access and detailed analysis


Students can play online Swiss, Quad, and Team tournaments. They can also play Simul chess against the coaches


Students’ progress are tracked on a daily basis and constant feedback will be given to them

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