Chennai ‘The gateway to South India’, Chennai, the capital city of Tamil Nadu, lies on the Coromandel Coast off the Bay of Bengal. Also known as the automobile capital of India, the city has lakhs of tourists visiting the place, all the year round. Enrolling for a TEFL course in this metropolitan city of southern India, will not only provide you with the opportunity to unravel this culturally rich city but at the same time, acquaint yourself with the latest teaching methodologies and techniques in ESL/EFL teaching scenario.

Chennai is the second largest importer of IT and BPO services in India, with plenty of jobs in the market, hence for TEFL aspirants the city is appropriate to begin their TEFL journey, after the completion of the training course.

Course Duration and Fee

120 hours extensive TEFL course is offered in Chennai which will be completed within 3 weeks. The 3 weeks of in-class training will prepare you for global classrooms with proper professional support. The course will cost you INR 55,000/- (18% GST as applicable).

Eligibility Criteria

Graduates from any discipline with near native fluency in English can opt for this course. This course is ideal for those who are passionate about teaching English as a foreign/second language and looking for a teaching career abroad.


All the ACT trainers have an extensive experience in this field and are keen to help the candidates throughout the course. They all are certified by TESOL Canada, world's largest TESOL organization. They possess a rich experience in this field and lend their expertise to the candidates throughout the course.

About Chennai

The fourth largest city of India, Chennai is well connected with all the major Indian cities as well as with the international cities. One of its historical buildings, St. George’s fort was built in the year of 1644, and has now been turned into a museum preserving the city’s heritage of British military presence. Chennai is a modern city in every sense, developing in every sphere; however, the city still manages to retain its traditions and cultures which are well reflected in the lifestyle of the natives, with its dance and music, arts and crafts, architecture, and even their food and eating habits. One of the most visited places on Earth, the city accommodates people from all regions, including expatriates, thus proving to be one of the best places for the TEFL aspirants to start their journey from.


TEFL Course in Chennai 2018 dates

  • 12th Mar - 30th Mar 2018
  • 14th May - 1st Jun 2018
  • 9th Jul - 27th Jul 2018
  • 10th Sep - 28th Sep 2018
  • 26th Nov - 14th Dec 2018


  • ACT TEFL courses are accredited by the world's largest TESOL accreditation body TESOL Canada & TESOL USA
  • TESOL Canada Certificates will be awarded to students who will appear and successfully clear the TESOL Canada Board exam by paying an additional exam fee
  • TESOL Canada Certificate can be Notarized, Apostle, Attested by Embassy of India in Ottawa or Washington
  • TESOL Canada Certificates can be signed and sealed by UAE Embassy in USA or Canada
  • Certificates can be authenticated by Canada - Ministry of Foreign Affairs and USA
  • All ACT students can avail TQUK certification from England which is an Ofqual regulated British Awarding body under the British Government at an extra fee
  • ACT is a Cambridge authorized TKT Centre and all our students can sit for Teaching Knowledge Test exam and earn their Cambridge Certificate. Exams are conducted all over India. These tests can be availed by paying an extra fee and is globally accepted for any teaching job

After completing the course successfully the trainees will be given a globally recognized certificate awarded by Asian College of Teachers (ACT). The course is accredited by TESOL Canada and all ACT TEFL qualified candidates will get the opportunity to sit for TESOL Board exam (at an additional cost) through TESOL Canada to get an exclusive TESOL Certificate certified and notarized by Canada and USA government.

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Our Accreditations

  • Fort Hays State University
  • MCA
  • AICE
  • TESOL Canada
  • TQUK
  • Cambridge English
  • CCB