To bridge the information gap between the two most dynamic countries of our generation, by understanding each other from our own perspectives.
To empower the people of India and China to communicate effectively thereby gaining invaluable insights into each other’s cultures, civilizations and countries; resulting in deepening understanding and building trust.
India’s Premium Mandarin language institute
Inchin Closer is a premium India-China language and cultural consultancy, which seeks to Bring India and China Closer, through people-to-people interaction, increased information exchange and cross border programs. Led by a unique duo of two female entrepreneurs, the only India-China Consultancy managed by an Indian and Chinese who have spent significant time in each other’s countries, Inchin Closer aims to Bring India and China Closer, by understanding each other from our own perspectives. Inchin Closer works across sectors with companies, trade bodies, educational institutions and organizations to Bring India and China Closer.
Experience, Expertise and Excellence
Having worked and travelled extensively between both nations, our experts believe there is a strong link between doing business in a foreign country and understanding their language and culture. As a result, we at Inchin Closer aim to provide you with a 360-degree comprehensive language and culture service enabling you to engage with every aspect of India and China better. Inchin Closer focuses on teaching Mandarin and Hindi; translating and interpreting between Mandarin, English and Hindi.
Building cross border collaborations
We also organize customized immersion programs into both countries and aid companies as well as professionals seek appropriate employment in both India and China. To enhance cross border collaborations and supplement our language students with an insight into the culture and people, Inchin Closer also conducts regular Inchin Corners. To augment the information exchange between our peoples, Inchin Closer publishes daily news and analysis. Inchin Insights is written exclusively by Indians and Chinese working between the two nations, we aim to provide the reader with current India-China news as we see it, as it impacts us, and how we would like it to be in the future. Inchin Closer also runs an online forum for international discussion, debate and as a platform where people from around the world can collaborate and share experiences to create a deeper and better understanding of the two nations and their impact on the world.
Focus on quality education
Inchin Closer works with highly qualified Mandarin language teachers to ensure that our students are able to learn Mandarin quickly and speak with confidence. All Inchin Closer’s Mandarin language courses are conducted by professional Mandarin teachers, who add authenticity and localisation to each class. Our syllabus is designed along the international certification in Mandarin or the HSK exam. Covering all levels, HSK 1-6, the curriculum is based on systematic learning, guided by interactive teaching techniques with successfully proven track record.
As trade between India and China crossed USD100 billion in 2021, it is integral to understand India’s largest neighbour and trading partner. Inchin Closer has been teaching Mandarin since the past 12 years and is endorsed by the People’s Republic of China Consulate, Mumbai.
Founded by two women entrepreneurs
Inchin Closer is a unique institute founded by two women entrepreneurs; one from India the other from China who worked and traveled across each other’s countries. By experiencing and understanding each others countries since the past 15 years, we bring an unparalleled “Inchin” blend and perspective to our Mandarin language courses and services.:
Nazia Vasi is the Founder and CEO, Inchin Closer. An India-China interpreter entrepreneur, Nazia worked, studied Mandarin and travelled across China before setting up Inchin Closer in 2010.
An economics honours graduate from St. Xavier’s College, Nazia was the youngest financial correspondent at the Times of India, before embarking on her adventure of bridging China and India.
A fun loving, foodie whose intense passion drives this company, Nazia looks into every tiny detail and the larger strategy at Inchin Closer.
A native Chinese, Xiaojie is a partner at Inchin Closer. She has lived in India for four years where she worked as a corporate strategy manager for Mahindra & Mahindra.
Xiaojie graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a double-major in Economics & Environmental Studies. During her course of study in the US, Xiaojie also worked as a Chinese language-teaching assistant for four years and was engaged in many cross-cultural activities.
Inchin Closers presence in China, Xiaojie is the force that drives Inchin Closer forward. The strength behind many of our initiatives, Xiaojie looks over corporate strategy, and business development for Inchin Closer.