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💰 How much are private Tamil lessons in Chennai and the surrounding areas?

In Chennai, the average rate of Tamil classes is INR 374.

The majority of our instructors will offer their 1st lesson free. This is a good chance to discuss what you hope to gain from your private lessons.

Lesson rates will vary depending on:

  • the qualifications and years of teaching experience of your Tamil tutor
  • Where your lessons will be held (online or the student's home)
  • the number of lessons and the duration of each lesson
  • the goal of your classes (are you preparing for CBSE or SSC exams? or, maybe you are just learning to speak Tamil for fun.)

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🥇 What are the advantages of working with a Tamil tutor?

Learning Tamil has a number of benefits. Tamil is one of the most widely spoken languages in India. Some advantages of learning to speak a regional language include increased employability and improved listening skills.

On Superprof, we have a number of highly qualified Tamil tutors available to give private tuition.

A Tamil tutor can help you with many things:

  • CBSE or SSC exam prep and past papers
  • Settle down in Tamil Nadu
  • Mastering the rules of Tamil grammar
  • Learning the Tamil alphabet and writing Tamil
  • Practicing speaking and the correct pronounciation
  • Writing and conjugation
  • Giving advice to help you with your course work
  • Reading and comprehension
  • Help with homework
  • Helping you to grow confidence in your Tamil skills.

You can discuss with your teacher what you hope to achieve from your private Tamil lessons.

Working with one of our qualified private teachers gives you the chance to master the Tamil language more efficiently.

Use the search engine to find your Tamil teacher from among 718 Tamil teachers in Chennai.


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💻 Is it possible to take private Tamil lessons online?

Learn to speak Tamil online with a private tutor from Superprof. Connect with native Tamil speakers online to master the language faster.


Many of our Tamil teachers also offer private online tuition. In fact, about 80% of the private teachers across our platform give Tamil classes via webcam.

To find available lessons online, just select the webcam filter in the search engine to see the available instructors offering online courses in your desired subject.

Online courses via Skype offer you more benefits. You can plan your classes to fit around your schedule and online lessons are often less expensive as the tutor does not need to travel.


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👩‍🏫 How many tutors are currently giving Tamil classes in Chennai?

In Chennai and the suburban areas, 718 private Tamil tutors are available to offer private lessons

To find a private tutor, read their tutoring advert to find out more information about their course offering.


Choose your lesson from our range of more than 718 Tamil teachers.

👩‍🎓 How can I find a Tamil tutor near me?

On Superprof, you can browse the range of teacher profiles to find the right solution for your Tamil lessons.

Simply enter your criteria in the search bar to view the list of available tutors offering private courses in your area.

To find your private tutor, view their individual tutoring advert to find out more information about their courses.

Once you have found a teacher that you like the look of, you can get in touch with them via a messaging service on our platform to discuss the details of your lessons.

In Chennai and the surrounding areas, 718 private Tamil teachers are available to teach private lessons.


Choose your Tamil class from our range of more than 718 tutor profiles.

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Learn through Tamil tuition in Chennai

Tamil is primarily spoken in India in Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry. It originates from the vast Dravidian language family and other South Indian languages like Malayalam, Telugu, and Kannada fall in the same family.

Apart from Tamil Nadu, this language is also spoken in other South Asian countries like Singapore, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, and Mauritius.

Tamil has changed many times over the years. The language has developed a lot starting from the 5th century BCE, called Old Tamil. Then it was modified to Middle Tamil. The most recent Tamil form used is Modern Tamil, which dates back to the early 1600s. Read on to find out the best options to learn through Tamil tuition in Chennai.

What are the advantages of knowing Tamil?

Learning any language at any age never goes to waste. Tamil is already being used in a few countries, which means you can understand many more people and their cultures. Here are some great benefits of knowing the language:

You can genuinely immerse yourself in new cultures

Knowledge of the language of a location helps to acquire a much deeper and more complete grasp of its society. Above all else, we've noticed that folk's communication styles reveal the complexity of culture. The most excellent way to learn about Tamil culture is to engage with others.

Tamil-Korean relationship

A fun fact about Tamil is that it is connected to the Korean language. Many bilinguals have found many similarities between these two languages. So if you are a big K-Drama fan or planning to visit Korea, this can help you learn two languages simultaneously. The Origin of the Japanese Language is a book published in 1970 by Susumu Ōno, who established the relationship between Korean and Tamil as well as Korean and Japanese. There is even a genetic link between these two languages.

Give Your Mind a Stretch

Various cognitive benefits to learning other languages are often overlooked. Multilingual people have better memory, problem-solving, critical-thinking skills, better attention, multitask, and active listening. Knowing Tamil will improve your creativity and adaptability, helping you to move between occupations faster and keep track of changes in your surroundings.

Your communication skills improve

Once you start learning Tamil, you will be able to express your thoughts more effectively. This is the struggle yet boon of all the bilinguals or multilingual out there. When one can't think of the correct word in the new language they are learning, they then take the help of the more fluent language in their mind.

Rummaging your brain back and forth to complete the sentence helps improve your communication skills.

The sense of victory

There is no denying the feeling of happiness when you master a new language. This sense of mastery gives you the confidence to learn anything new in your life. It comes with the perks of making new friends, sharing your experiences, and learning from them.

Strengthen your ties to Tamil culture

Language is the most direct relationship between cultures. Once you learn the language, you start understanding their history, art, and mannerism. This also closes the gap between the two cultures. Any kind of misunderstanding due to the communication gap can be resolved. Greater understanding promotes acceptance, respect, and compassion.

What are the best options to learn through Tamil tuition in Chennai?

Chennai is the growing hub of education and technology. It has many Tamil tuitions with top-quality teachers to offer their services. Explore the top options in the list given below:

  • The Chennai Tuition
  • Sumitra Tamil Tuition
  • Tavish Academy
  • Amma Nana Academy
  • Ignite Career Academy

Apart from these, many other options are available according to your location and needs. It would help if you always learned from the best for you and not others.

Superprof can help you grasp the Tamil language

Superprof brings you top tutors, in one place from where you can choose the one you like. It has over 678 Tamil tutors with a minimum charge starting from 200/hr. Every teacher provides one free demo class to get comfortable and discuss your specific needs.

It has a payment system according to the classes you have attended. There is no monthly commitment or commission to a specific tutor. There is a transparency of quality provided. You can see verified reviews by happy students and their parents. Start to learn through Tamil tuition in Chennai today

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