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Marc De Smet

Living in Chennai, from Belgium

"I like all the possibilities this network offers to me: From finding information over my new dentist to meeting other expats in my free time."

Anja Tarasov

Living in Chennai, from Belarus

"Chennai is an amazing, dynamic and bustling city, but I felt so lonely not having any friends here. Now I know many other expatriates."

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InterNations - a trusted Network & Guide for Expats in Chennai

  • Build up valuable contacts with like-minded Chennai expats
  • Find reliable information and trustworthy tips about the expat life in Chennai
  • Join top-class InterNations events to meet fellow expatriates in town

Welcome to the Expatriates Chennai Community!

Namaste! We welcome you to our Chennai expats community! The InterNations network aims to support you when moving to or settling in Chennai: Connect with fellow expatriates in Chennai, receive helpful advice and information about expat life in India and join our InterNations get-togethers to meet up with other expats from the international community in Chennai.

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Our Services for Chennai Expatriates

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Chennai Expatriates Network

Join our high-quality network of Chennai expats to connect with expatriates living abroad in Chennai like you.

Chennai Guide for Expats

Chennai Expat Guide

Expat Forum Chennai

Get trustworthy and authentic advice from fellow members about all aspects of expat life in Chennai.

Chennai Expat Forum

Chennai Events for Expatriates

Attend our monthly events and activities for Chennai expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

Chennai Expat Events

Enjoy your Chennai Expat Experience

The capital city of Tamil Nadu opens its intercultural doors to you, beginning with its attractions such as the Birla Planetarium, the most modern planetarium in the country,, the traditional celebration of India’s Diwali, to savoring a dish of bhakri. The InterNations network is a place made for the Chennai expat and offers insider tips and opportunities to ensure that you can make the most of your life as an expat in India. Our members are looking forward to offer their advice and knowledge from experience when you come across one of the many questions about the life as an expatriate in Chennai, from ʺDo I have to pay taxes or licence fees for owning a TV?ʺ to ʺWhich credit cards are commonly accepted in India?ʺ

Join our Expat Chennai Network

Our members hail from Italy, the United States, France, Canada and nearly every other country from around the world, all of whom are living the expat life in Chennai, just like you. InterNations offers a platform with which you can easily meet other expats in Chennai. In addition to our lively online community, our members regularly get together at our InterNations events or take part in planning trips together, e.g. stopping by India’s cultural destinations in the National Capital Territory around Delhi.

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We cordially invite you to take part: Our expats in the Chennai community are friendly and will be happy to welcome you as a new member. Just ask for your personal invitation and you’ll be warmly welcomed by our expat Chennai chapter!

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