The Imperial Fernando Ballet Company (IFBC) was founded by Mohd Rafi and Fernando Aguilera to develop and train professional dancers. Due to its unparalleled leadership and artistry, the school is now at the forefront of dance education and classical ballet training in India. In the citation of the prestigious Choreographer award, conferred on Fernando Aguilera. In 1990, he is commended as an ardent spokesman for the stern but loving guide to youth, be they gifted children, teenage students with dreams, or dedicated young professionals, whom he has served as dancer, teacher, director. Until recently the daily operations of the school were overseen by Fernando Aguilera, Artistic Director of the School since its inception. IFBC as the only preparatory and performing Ballet company in India running VAGANOVA RUSSIAN CLASSICAL BALLET, JAZZ, MODERN-CONTEMPORARY, ARGENTINE TANGO, FLAMENCO and LATIN DANCE classes at various locations. The company has gained reputation for the excellence in performing Arts and its curriculum. A strong academic program is provided followed by professional training in all three disciplines: Music, Drama and Dance.