Chess University Founded: Jun 16, 2010
Members: 35,435
Chess University is the global leader in online chess education located at and partnered with to bring students the absolute best chess learning experience. Led by President and CEO Kairav Joshi, we are creators of the Prodigy Program - the world renown online chess course that features even five-time World Champion Vishy Anand as an instructor. Instructors formally or presently associated with Chess University include: Five-time World Champion GM Vishy Anand, GM Boris Gelfand, GM Alexei Shirov, GM Roman Dzindzichashvili, GM Alex Yermolinsky, GM Erwin l'Ami, IM Mark Dvoretsky, IM Nazi Paikidze, IM Kostya Kavutskiy, IM Daniel Rensch, IM David Pruess, FM Dalton Perrine, FM Elliott Liu, FM Arne Jochens, Kairav Joshi, and many others. Join the Chess University group today and enjoy the content we offer freely including free video lessons. Also check out our student portal at


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