“PANIIT Gurukul Model of engaging with the youth is an excellent model, which should be replicated across the country. I would certainly recommend this.”

- Mr. S.Ramodarai, Chairman, National Skill Development Corporation & Former Vice-Chairman, Tata Consultancy Services

“PARFI demonstrates the thought leadership and dedication of a band of exIITians, who have got together to create a skills ecosystem.”

- Mr. Dilip Chenoy, MD & CEO, National Skill Development Corporation

"“We joined PARFI to look for people who would otherwise be ignored in skill up-gradation. Our experience in this collaboration has been very good."

- Mr. Prakash Bakshi, Ex-Chairman, National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD)

“CII is very glad to partner with PanIIT Alumni Reach for India. It is an ideal partnership and has done well. This is a wonderful initiative.”

Mr. Kris Gopalakrishnan, Ex-president, CII & Co-Founder, Infosys

Identified as a pro-development “success story” for Naxal affected districts to mainstream youth through Skill Development for replication and scale up at Integrated Action Plan (IAP) review meeting on Feb 15th, 16th 2012 by member secretary, Planning Commission.

- Planning Commission (Government of India):