Chandigarh Chess Academy

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Chess helps children learn to concentrate and improves logic-building skills. It teaches them to play by the rules and take responsibility for actions, as well as how to problem solve in an uncertain environment.

Chandigarh Chess Academy Chess Class works on developing the thinking process in the children. Apart from teaching Chess themes and techniques our main emphasize remain on the development of the children’s thinking process, temperament building, brain stimulation, logical thinking and mental toughness.
Children first taken into the beginner course where they learn basic level of understanding in the different stages of the game (Opening, Middle game and End game). Once they are familiarized with different stages of the games and ready to learn more advanced techniques then they have been shifted to advanced level where there is more theory than practical.



Concentration, Logic  and Problem Solving,  improves memory and development of the thinking process, mental toughness.



Chess Trainer Naveen Bansal is an International Fide rated player, three times Chandigarh Chess Champion and Fide Instructor (Recognized by World Chess Federation as Chess Instructor). He is also the author of the book ‘Beyond Chess’ launched by legendary cricketer Sh. Harbhajan Singh. Senior National Arbiter and Vice President of Chandigarh Chess Association. He founded Chandigarh Chess Academy in 2005 with an Idea to give impart Chess training to children of Chandigarh to perform well at National and International level.

  1. In 2009, Tarini Goyal under the training of Naveen Bansal came 4th in under 7 National and in the same year she won bronze medal in Under 8 category at the Asian youth Chess Championship 2009 held at New Delhi and in the next year she became National Under 9 Champion. Tarini Goyal joined Chandigarh Chess Academy at the age of 5.5 years.
  2. In 2023, Ayaan Garg at the age of 11, a student of Strawberry High School, Chandigarh, brought laurels to the city as he won a bronze in the Asian Youth Under-12 Rapid Team Chess Championship, which concluded at United Arab Emirates, on December 2023. Ayaan Joined the Chandigarh Chess Academy at the age of 6.5 Years and trained extensively under Naveen Bansal.
  3. Apart from Tarini and Ayaan most of the students of Chandigarh Chess Academy became state champions in different age categories and also got international Fide rating.
Ayaan Garg with his International Medal and certificate




Tuesday & Thursday


3:45 pm to 4:55 pm



Tuesday & Thursday


5:00 pm to 6:15 pm


5.5-15 Years


5.5-12 Years

Address # 2366, Sector 23 C, Chandigarh. Exactly opposite Iskon Temple Sec 36. Chandigarh


Saturday and Sunday 3:00 to 4:15 PM

SCO 218-19, Top Floor, Office No. 403, Sector 34 C, Chandigarh 160022 Ph. 9417148610

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