Learn Chess with Grand Master
Swapnil Dhopade

Headcoach, Chess Pathshala

Swapnil's Growth Hack

Classes that dwells deep into all areas of the game personalised according to your
playing levels and style

Convert losses into lessons

Analyze your games of the recent 6 tournaments from me and get improvement insights report along with 30 mins 1-1 report briefing session

1-1 classes

Learn 1-1 with me and unleash your potential for growth. Kickstarter class for Swapnil's Growth hack programme




“Pathshala is the Indian word for school and yes this is the place where you can learn, train and improve your chess!”

Our aim at Chess Pathshala is to provide premium chess coaching for all the ambitious chess players of varied levels.  Do contact us if you are interested to learn and improve your chess!




Exclusive Features


Live sessions

Enroll and get access to live sessions and featured coaching

Sharing of PGN

Share your games online for analysis and get it annotated in a short duration

User account

arena.chesspathshala.com-Access exclusively for chesspathshala students

Assignments for practice

Get used to solving assignments online on a day to day basis

Professional coaching

Witness high qualities of chess coaching from India's GM and increase your rating.


Book and schedule a class as per your convenient time.

Group Sessions

Chess Pathshala also incorporates group coaching sessions both online and offline

Online video Lessons

Get access to online video courses and revamp your strategies.


Winner of the Shiv Chatrapati award

Have won Shiv Chatrapati Award twice as a player in 2018 and as a coach in 2019 respectively. 

Achieved a performance of 2768 at the Isle

Joint Third Place in the Isle of Man Chess tournament in 2017 with a rating Performance of 2768 .

Coach for Indian Women's team

Coach of Indian Women chess team for the Asian Nations Chess cup held in Iran in 2018. Coach of Indian Womens chess team for the World team chess championship 2019 held in Kazakhstan. Coach of Indian Womens team for Asian Continental Chess Championship 2019, China


With the Indian flag at the World team Championship 2019

Commonwealth chess Championship

With 5 times World Champion
Vishy Anand

Playing a tournament in Netherlands

Receiving prize from a world famous coach and author Jacob Aagard

With Indian women's team

Frequently Asked Questions

Please click on appointments menu and schedule a time and date by booking.

The Coaching is only applicable for Elo above 2000

Yes. By clicking on add to cart you can make online payments.

1-1 Training sessions 
Bundle of 10 training Sessions with me 

Bundle of 20 training Sessions with me

6 tournament game analysis

Camping at academies 

There no physical location for academy.
we provide only online coaching.

Still have a question? Reach out to us: [email protected]


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