Rubini Sambanthan is a Malaysian model who competes in Cycle 6.


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Rubini Sambanthan

The eldest model in the competition, Rubini got a later start than most models but is steadily making waves. Dealing with her sibling’s recent passing, she has risen from her struggles to become a passionate advocate for mental illness, and wants to inspire others who have been through tough times.

"Her struggles are her stride.

And she's here to inspire anyone

who has been through some tough times."

Height: 176cm
Age: 26
Country: Malaysia
Favourite feature: eyes, legs
Favourite model: Kate Moss, Yasmeen Ghauri, Liya Kebede, Agyness Deyn
Favourite designers: Ann Demeulemeester, Jill Sander
Phobias: snakes
If modelling doesn't work out: She would love to try out acting or hosting. Someday she will venture into the finance world, open an animal sanctuary and a dog café.



Model History

Episode Weekly Challenge Photoshoot Judging Panel
Photo Call Out Order Score Position
1 Survived
3rd of 12 33.8 Safe
2 no challenge
Beauty Rubini
9th of 11 19.0 Safe
3 Loss
5th of 10 39.1 Safe
4 Loss
Han Rubini
9th of 9 26.7 Eliminated


  • Rubini is the oldest contestant of Cycle 6.