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Polgar Chess University

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Welcome to the all-new Polgar Chess University, where chess students of all levels, no matter where they live, have an opportunity to learn chess from some of the best instructors in the game. GM Susan Polgar, former Women's World Chess Champion, created this online school with the dream of bringing expert advice and training to chess enthusiasts around the world at a very affordable cost.


 Limited time offer! Watch 3 premium lessons for free!


See for yourself what Polgar Chess University has to offer. Here is a premium full lesson in each track for your FREE viewing.


Beginner Lesson #8        WHAT IS THE THREAT?  
Intermediate Lesson #8        ROOK AND PAWN VS. ROOK ENDGAMES  
Advanced Lesson #11       CRITICAL MOMENTS FROM THE PAST  

 Curriculum Structure


Susan herself developed the structured curriculum, personally teaching many of the courses along with other top chess players and professional instructors who will be joining the faculty as the school grows. Polgar Chess University is offered in this format:


  • - Courses identified by level — Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced
  • - Three general courses, one at each level, run concurrently
  • - Course lessons are prerecorded lectures that may be viewed at your convenience.
  • - Your purchased lessons are yours forever.  Download the lessons to your computers and devices.
  • - Your purchased videos are always available in your "My Downloadable Products" section.
  • - Courses can be imported into iTunes an sync'd on all your iDevices.

 Level Bundles - Best Value!



The Polgar Chess University Beginner Mega Bundle is an incredible collection of 106 lessons (over 45 hours!)

Attack, Defense and Chess Endgames: Susan reveals the essential principles to successful attacking chess.

Positional Play and Chess Strategy: Susan teaches you how to find strong moves in every position by targeting your opponent’s weaknesses and avoiding creating any of your own.

Improving Chess Tactics: Susan provides intensive training on chess tactics.

$316.90   $149 READ MORE



The Polgar Chess University Intermediate Mega Bundle is an incredible collection of 106 lessons (over 45 hours!

Attack, defense and instructive games:  Susan teaches how to play more sophisticated chess attacks – and how to defend against them.

Positional play and chess strategy: Susan at the most important components of positional chess, examining pawn structures, the relative value of the pieces, how to coordinate pieces most effectively and matters of chess technique.

Chess tactics and endgames: Susan provides you with some of the more advanced ideas you will need as you play stronger opponents.

$422.94   $149 READ MORE



The Polgar Chess University Advanced Mega Bundle is an incredible collection of 106 lessons (over 45 hours!

Attack, defense and instructive games:  Susan teaches the advanced player the subtleties of attacking play using the most instructive games of chess legends such as Bobby Fischer and Garry Kasparov.

Positional play and strategy: Susan discusses the more advanced topics of positional chess and strategy.

Chess tactics and endgames: Susan looks at deep sacrificial ideas from Grandmaster games, deconstructing them to reveal how they work and how we can find them in our own games.

$422.94   $149 READ MORE



Own all three for one incredibly low price!

Beginner: 106 videos (over 45 hours!) +
Intermediate: 106 videos (over 45 hours!) +
Advanded: 106 videos (over 45 hours!)

$1,162.78   $199 READ MORE



 Full Lessons


Please view individual lessons for each track below. We recommend watching each track in lesson order from the beginning of each level.



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