Vietnam's Next Top Model (season 3)

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Vietnam's Next Top Model, Cycle 3 is the third season of Vietnam's Next Top Model. The season premiered on August 19, 2012 on VTV3.

Vietnam's Next Top Model
Season 3
Country of originVietnam
Original networkMultimedia JSC (domestically)
VTV (domestically)
CBS Television Distribution (internationally)
Original releaseAugust 19 (2012-08-19) –
November 25, 2012 (2012-11-25)
Season chronology
← Previous
Cycle 2
Next →
Cycle 4

Among the prizes was: a 2-year modeling contract with BeU Models worth 1,000,000,000₫ (approximately $50,000), a cover in Cosmopolitan magazine along with 200,000,000₫ in cash, a 2-year VIP Diamond Membership card at California Fitness & Yoga Center worth 300,000,000₫. a 1 year gift from Shiseido cosmetic and a short training course in Tokyo sponsored by Shiseido.[1]

The winner of the competition was Mai Thi Giang.

Cao Thi Thien Trang competed in the All-stars season of this series, where she finished 4th/5th place.



Audition City Date Venue
Ho Chi Minh City June 7, 2012 Grand Palace
Hanoi June 17, 2012 The Garden Shopping Center


Contestant Age Hometown Height Finish Place
Nguyễn Thị Châm 20 Quảng Ninh 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in) Episode 4 15
Nguyễn Thị Hằng 21 Phú Thọ 1.72 m (5 ft 7 12 in) Episode 5 14
Lương Thị Kim Loan 23 An Giang 1.71 m (5 ft 7 12 in) Episode 6 13
Cao Thị Hà 20 Hà Nội 1.77 m (5 ft 9 12 in) Episode 7 12-11
Lê Thị Hằng 19 Vĩnh Phúc 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Lê Thanh Thảo 19 Vĩnh Long 1.74 m (5 ft 8 12 in) Episode 8 10
Đỗ Thu Hà 20 Hà Nội 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) Episode 9 9
Vũ Thị Minh Nguyệt 18 Hà Nam 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Episode 10 8
Nguyễn Thị Ngân 22 Hà Nội 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Episode 14 7-4
Nguyễn Thị Nhã Trúc 23 Long An 1.72 m (5 ft 7 12 in)
Dương Thị Thanh 22 Thái Nguyên 1.77 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Nguyễn Thị Ngọc Thúy 21 TP.HCM 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Cao Thị Thiên Trang 19 TP.HCM 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) Episode 15 3
Kha Mỹ Vân 23 TP.HCM 1.77 m (5 ft 9 12 in) 2
Mai Thị Giang 21 Hải Phòng 1.76 m (5 ft 9 12 in) 1

Episode SummariesEdit

Episode 1Edit

Original Airdate: August 19, 2012

The judges selected the best 31 contestants from hundreds of girls to step into the journey of becoming Vietnam's Next Top Model.

  • Advanced to the semi-final: Nguyễn Thị Thuý, Lê Thanh Thảo, Trần Nguyễn Phương Uyên, Huỳnh Thị Linh Ngân, Nguyễn Thị Kiều Ngân, Nguyễn Thị Nhã Trúc, Tôn Nữ Minh Thi, Cao Thị Thiên Trang, Lương Thị Kim Loan, Nguyễn Thị Ngọc Thuý, Hồng Nguyên Phụng, Kha Mỹ Vân, Nguyễn Thị Ngần, Vũ Thị Minh Nguyệt, Vũ Xuân Nhung, Vũ Huyền Trang, Nguyễn Thị Vân, Bùi Thuỳ Dương, Dương Thị Thanh, Đỗ Thu Hà, Lê Thị Thuỳ Trang, Lê Thị Hằng, Mai Thị Giang, Cao Thị Hà, Nguyễn Thị Vinh, Nguyễn Thị Hằng, Trần Thị Hồng Tâm, Nguyễn Thị Hà, Trần Hải Yến, Nguyễn Thị Châm, Nguyễn Thị Ngân.

Episode 2Edit

Original Airdate: 26 August 2012
  • Challenge Winner: Nguyễn Thị Ngần, Mai Thị Giang
  • Withdraw: Nguyễn Thị Ngần
  • Eliminated: None

Episode 3Edit

Original Aridate: September 2, 2012
  • Challenge Winner: Mai Giang, Nguyễn Thị Ngân
  • Featured Designer: Do Manh Cuong
  • Eliminated: Nguyen Thi Thuy, Tran Nguyen Phuong Quyen, Huynh Thi Linh Ngan, Nguyen Thi Kieu Van, Ton Nu Minh Thi, Hong Nguyen Phung, Vu Xuan Nhung, Vu Huyen Trang, Nguyen Thi Van, Bui Thuy Duong, Le Thi Thuy, Nguyen Thi Vinh, Tran Thi Hong Tam, Nguyen Thi Ha, Tran Hai Yen

Episode 4Edit

Original Airdate: September 9, 2012
  • Challenge Winner: Nha Truc
  • First Call-out: Mai Giang
  • Bottom Two: Thu Ha, Nguyen Cham
  • Eliminated: Nguyen Cham
  • Featured Photographer: An Le
  • Featured Designer: Do Manh Cuong

Episode 5Edit

Original Airdate: September 16, 2012
  • Challenge Winner: Kim Loan
  • First Call-out: Thanh Thao
  • Bottom Two: My Van, Nguyen Hang
  • Eliminated: Nguyen Hang
  • Featured Designer: Do Manh Cuong

Episode 6Edit

Original Airdate: September 23, 2012
  • First Call-Out: Thanh Thao
  • Bottom Two: Kim Loan, Le Hang
  • Eliminated: Kim Loan
  • Featured Designer: Do Manh Cuong, Truong Thanh Long

Episode 7Edit

Original Airdate: September 30, 2012

For the weekly photo challenge, the girls were divided into 4 groups and rotate as a girl lead singer and will do the remaining two friends behind, same pose for 1 minute on the band "One Night Only"

Group Contestants
1 Thanh Thảo, Thu Hà, Ngọc Thúy
2 Minh Nguyệt, Nhã Trúc, Nguyễn Ngân
3 Lê Hằng, Dương Thanh, Thiên Trang
4 Mỹ Vân, Mai Giang, Cao Hà
  • First Call-Out: Mai Giang
  • Bottom Three: Thanh Thao, Le Hang, Cao Ha
  • Eliminated: Le Hang, Cao Ha
  • Featured Designer: Kim Khanh, Le Thanh Hoa

Episode 8Edit

Original Airdate: October 7, 2012
  • First Call-Out: Thanh
  • Bottom Two: Thanh Thao, Duong Thanh
  • Eliminated: Thanh Thao
  • Featured Designer: Le Kha

Episode 9Edit

Original Airdate: October 14, 2012
  • First Call-Out: Thiên Trang
  • Bottom Two: Nhã Trúc, Đỗ Hà
  • Eliminated: Đỗ Hà
  • Featured Designer: Mai Lâm, Đỗ Mạnh Cường

Episode 10Edit

Original Airdate: October 21, 2012
  • First Call-Out: Ngoc Thuy
  • Bottom Two: Minh Nguyet, Mai Giang
  • Eliminated: Minh Nguyet
  • Featured Designer: Sabina

Episode 11Edit

Original Airdate: October 28, 2012
  • First Call-Out: Duong Thanh
  • Bottom Two: Ngoc Thuy, Nguyen Ngan
  • Eliminated: Nguyen Ngan
  • Featured Designer: Rise Above

Episode 12Edit

Original Airdate: November 4, 2012
  • First Call-Out: Mai Giang
  • Bottom Two: Thanh Duong, Thien Trang
  • Eliminated: None
  • Featured Designer: Kimono

Episode 13Edit

Original Airdate: November 11, 2012

The contestants went to New York for Spring Summer 2013 Fashion Week . No one was eliminated in episode 13.

Episode 14Edit

Original Airdate: November 18, 2012

The episode continued in New York.

  • Eliminated: Ngoc Thuy, Ngan Nguyen, Nha Truc, Duong Thanh


Original Airdate: November 25, 2012
  • Final three: Mai Giang, Mỹ Vân & Thiên Trang
  • Eliminated: Thien Trang
  • Final two: Mỹ Vân & Mai Giang
  • Vietnam's Next Top Model 2012: Mai Giang


Call-out orderEdit

Lan's call-out order
Order Episodes
3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
1 Thảo Giang Thảo Thảo Vân Thanh Trang Thúy Thanh Giang Thúy Vân Giang
2 Trúc Thanh Thanh Nguyệt Trang Vân Nguyệt Ngân Trang Trúc Trang Giang Vân
3 Trang Thúy Giang Trang Thanh Thúy Giang Trang Vân Vân Trúc Trang Trang
4 Loan Thảo Trúc Trúc Thúy Ngân Thanh Thanh Giang Thúy Thanh Ngân
5 Thúy Trúc Thúy Hà C. Trúc Trang Ngân Trúc Trúc Thanh Vân
6 Vân Trang Nguyệt Ngân Giang Nguyệt Vân Vân Thúy Trang Giang
7 Hà Đ. Hằng L. Loan Thanh Hà Đ. Trúc Thúy Giang Ngân Ngân
8 Hằng L. Loan Hà Đ. Giang Ngân Hà Đ. Trúc Nguyệt
9 Nguyệt Vân Hằng L. Hà Đ. Nguyệt Giang Hà Đ.
10 Châm Ngân Ngân Thúy Thảo Thảo
11 Thanh Nguyệt Trang Vân Hà C.
Hằng L.
12 Hà C. Hà C. Hà C. Hằng L.
13 Hằng N. Hằng N. Vân Loan
14 Giang Hà Đ. Hằng N.
15 Ngân Châm
  The contestant was eliminated
  The contestant was originally eliminated from the competition but was saved
  The contestant won the competition
  • In episode 12, Trang was originally eliminated from the competition but was saved.
  • In episode 13, No one was eliminated. Ngân was brought back into the competition.
  • In episode 14, The photo was Mai Giang's (the only photo was chosen by Cosmopolitan Vietnam and published later on the Cosmopolitan issues on December 2012)

Photo shoot GuideEdit

  • Episode 1 Photo Shoot: Promo Shoots (casting)
  • Episode 2 Photo Shoot: "White Summer" Editorial By The Lake (casting)
  • Episode 3 Photo Shoot: Futuristic Shots (casting)
  • Episode 4 Photo Shoot: Beauty Shots With Cats
  • Episode 5 Photo Shoot: Good Morning
  • Episode 6 Photo Shoot: Editorial With Snakes
  • Episode 7 Photo Shoot: Divas Night In Groups
  • Episode 8 Photo Shoot: Fighters On a Ring
  • Episode 9 Photo Shoot: Vietnamese Souls
  • Episode 10 Photo Shoot: Pin-Up Girls
  • Episode 11 Photo Shoot: Posing Over The Vietnamese Skyline
  • Episode 12 Commercial: Shiseido cosmetic in geisha outfit
  • Episode 13 Photo Shoots: Blowing In New York
  • Episode 14 Photo Shoot: Photo shoot for Cosmopolitan
  • Episode 15 Photo Shoots: Cosmopolitan Cover


  • Xuân Lan (Host)
  • Đinh Nam Trung
  • Đỗ Mạnh Cường
  • Phạm Hoài Nam


  1. ^ "Vietnam's Next Top Model 2012 sẽ ghi hình tại Mỹ". Retrieved 25 July 2012.

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