With the commencement of the first batch of classes at International Fashion Academy Pakistan (IFAP) earlier this year, model, entrepreneur and L’Oréal Paris Pakistan spokeswoman Mehreen Syed along with her team announced the first graduating class at IFAP. Graduating students are from the grooming, modeling and make-up academies respectively where classes took place each day of the week, over four to eight weeks. The IFAP students were selected to participate in the recently concluded Colombo Fashion Week 2012, Sky Fashion Showcase 2012, Leisure Club’s 15th anniversary celebration Circus event and Fashion Pakistan Week 2012. These students also took part in the Fashion Week. With L’Oréal Paris as the exclusive make-up partners for IFAP, students from the make-up academy have also worked as assistant make-up artists for an upcoming feature film, ‘Chambeli’. IFAP’s first batch of students was taught by instructors including; Shahzad Raza, Hassan Sheheryar Yasin, Nickie and Nina, Saba Ansari, Iffat Umer, Cybil, Ayesha Fazli, Seher Huma Butt, Nadia Malik, Dr Haroon Nabi, Sobia Mustapha and Uzma Baig. On successfully completing the courses at IFAP, students will now be receiving formal certificates and an opportunity to work closely with their instructors starting with a graduating ceremony in May 2012.