Senior National Arbiter Examination at Hosur

Tamil Nadu State Chess Association,Krishnagiri District Chess Association and Ananthi Chess Academy are organizing a Senior National Arbiter Seminar followed by an examination at Adhiyamaan College of Engineering, Hosur. Krishnagiri district, Tamil Nadu on 28th and 29thJanuary 2023, during the National Schools Chess Championships.

Eligibility: Any chess player, arbiter or enthusiast, who has completed 16 years of age on 28th January, 2023. Candidates born on or before 28/01/2005

Examination fee: Rs.4000/- (Rs. four thousand only) to be deposited at

Tamil Nadu State Chess Association Bank account details

Name Tamil Nadu State Chess Association
Bank Indian Bank
A/C No 440756872
Type of a/c OD A/C
Branch Park Town Branch
IFSCcode IDIB000P024

Applications duly recommended by the district/state (for other states) have to reach the Tamil Nadu State Chess Association ( on or before 05.00 PM, 18thJanuary 2023. The payment proof has to be attached.

The seats are limited to 40. The selected candidates will be intimated by e-mail on or before 21st January. The selection will be based on merit and a selection committee will be constituted for the selection process. The payment of the candidates not selected will be refunded at the earliest.

The lecturer for the seminar is Mr. MS GopakumarIA. Course material (Arbiters’ Manual – 1st October 2022) will be provided at the venue. Anyhow, the selected participants are recommended to download the same from be familiar with the following topics:

  • Laws of Chess
  • Tiebreak regulations
  • Rating regulations
  • Swiss pairing
  • Arbiter regulations
  • Anticheating regulations
  • Standards of Chess equipment
  • Competition riles
  • Basic ideas of title regulations
  • Basic ideas of online competitions

Download application : Senior National Arbiter Examination – Application form – Hosur

Details can be had from: Mr. Pragadesh, Tournament Director, National Schools Chp. (94427 76466)