Welcome to Zabaan

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Celebrating 20,000 Classes

We are delighted to have reached the milestone of 20,000 classes and congratulate Will, winner of the prize of 10 free 90-minute classes!

Urdu Script

Learn how to read and write Urdu.

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Classes Taught

Just a stone’s throw from the Kailash Colony metro station Zabaan language institute offers classes in more than twenty different languages taught by a multinational team of teachers all united by the desire to pass on their passion for language and learning. Zabaan offers a variety of courses for both modern and ancient Indian languages such as north Indian Hindi and Urdu, south Indian Tamil, the more literary Braj Bhasha and Sanskrit, the venerable tongue of ancient India. Next to these native Indian languages Zabaan is also a gateway to Persian and Arabic, two languages that have played an important role in the development of modern Hindi and Urdu. In case your palate craves for more western fare Zabaan additionally offers tuition in a wide variety of European languages ranging from English, French, German and Portuguese to Old English, Old Norse and Homeric Greek. All these courses can be booked as flexible one-on-one classes, intensive group classes, twice weekly evening group classes and, if you are too busy or just not in Delhi at the moment, even as online classes.



Upcoming Group Classes

Course TitleStart DateDaysTimeEnd DateDuration
Intensive Basic04 MayMon - Fri9.15 am - 12.30 pm29 May4 Weeks, 60 Hours
Weekend Basic02 MaySat2 - 4 pm08 Aug15 Weeks, 30 Hours
Intensive Lower Intermediate06 AprMon - Fri9.15 am - 12.30 pm01 May4 Weeks, 60 Hours
Evening Lower IntermediateOngoingWed5 - 6.30 pmOngoingOngoing
Evening AdvancedOngoingTues6.30 - 8.00 pmOngoingOngoing
Advanced Hindi LiteratureOngoingWed6.00 - 7.30 pmOngoingOngoing
Course TitleStart DateDaysTimeEnd DateDuration
Urdu Script09 MaySat3.00 - 4.30 pm30 May4 Weeks, 6 Hours
Urdu Script13 JunSat3.00 - 4.30 pm04 Jul4 Weeks, 6 Hours
Introduction to Reading and WritingOngoingTues6.30 - 8.00 pmOngoingOngoing
Course TitleStart DateDaysTimeEnd DateDuration
Intensive Advanced4 MayMon - Fri11 - 12:30 pm29 May4 Weeks, 30 Hours
OPIc Preparation4 MayMon - Fri4.30 pm - 6 pm29 May4 Weeks, 30 Hours
Course TitleStart DateDaysTimeEnd DateDuration
Intensive Basic (A1)4 MayMon - Fri3.00 - 4.30 pm29 May4 Weeks, 30 Hours
Evening Basic (A1)5 MayTues , Thurs6.30 - 8.00 pm9 Jul10 Weeks, 30 Hours
Course TitleStart DateDaysTimeEnd DateDuration
Intensive Basic (A1)20 AprMon - Fri4.45 - 6.15 pm15 May4 Weeks, 30 Hours
Morning Basic (A1)20 AprTue, Thu9 - 10:30 am25 Jun10 Weeks, 30 Hours
Intensive Basic (A2 - I)20 AprMon - Fri11:30 - 1 pm1 May2 Weeks, 15 Hours
Evening Basic (A1)04 MayMon, Wed6.30 - 8.00 pm08 Jul10 Weeks, 30 Hours
Course TitleStart DateDaysTimeEnd DateDuration
Homeric Greek14 MarSat1.00 - 2.30 pm01 Aug20 Weeks, 30 Hours
Course TitleStart DateDaysTimeEnd DateDuration
Evening Basic06 AprMon, Wed6.30 - 8.00 pm03 Jun10 Weeks, 30 Hours
Course TitleStart DateDaysTimeEnd DateDuration
Evening Basic (A1)31 MarTues, Thurs6.30 - 8.00 pm04 Jun30 Hours
Course TitleStart DateDaysTimeEnd DateDuration
Evening Basic06 AprMon, Wed6.30 - 8.00 pm10 Jun10 Weeks, 30 Hours

New at Zabaan

Elements of Arabic in Urdu

Aimed at intermediate and advanced Urdu students, this exciting new course looks at Urdu through the Arabic lens and will give students a more thorough understanding of the layers and history of the Urdu language.

IELTS Test Prep

Moving to a new country for work or study? Need to prove your English skills in the IELTS test but need some extra help? Then look no further, Zabaan is running IELTS test preparation classes!

Launching Kannada, Telugu, and Mizo Intensive Courses!

Intensive basic classes will be held in January for Kannada, Telugu, Mizo and  Tamil. Each course will consist of 60 hours of tuition over 3 weeks.


Want to learn a language that owns its share of Indian history and celebrate the diversity of language and cultures in India? We now offer Portuguese classes at all levels!


Want to learn German? Improve your German? For fun, for business or even for reading some of its literature? Zabaan now introduces German classes at all levels!

Job Opportunity at Zabaan

We are looking for a motivated and competent teacher to join our team as Advanced Urdu Teacher.

Old English

An introduction to the earliest form of the English language (500-1000 AD) intended for those who have an interest in reading some of the poetry of the Anglo-Saxons in the original.

Old Norse

Ever wanted to know what the Vikings and their descendants spoke, thought and wrote? This course aims at enabling students to read some of the Icelandic family-sagas in the original language.

Homeric Greek

Acquire a working knowledge of the epic dialect of Greek and discover the fascinating world of its interrelation with Sanskrit by the use of comparative linguistics.

French and Spanish

Group courses and private instruction will begin January 2015. Contact us for more details. More information to follow soon!


Zabaan now offers Persian classes in which the student will learn to read, write and speak the language.

Group Classes

What better way to learn a new language than to combine it with meeting new people and making new friends who have come from the four corners of the globe to do exactly what you have come to do.



Intensive Courses

If you want to improve your language skills as much as possible over a short period of time then join one of Zabaan’s intensive courses.

Private Classes

Designed to meet your personal schedule and needs, there is no doubt that private classes are the most effective way to improve your language skills.

Online Classes

No matter where you are in the world you can profit from Zabaan’s competent team of teachers by taking online classes.


Zabaan not only has well equipped classrooms with air-conditioning to keep your head cool while in class, it also offers places to relax or study on your own and the possibility to share a home-cooked lunch with your classmates.


Confused? Not finding your way? Our frequently asked questions might give you a hand.

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