Mohit Sehgal was born in Chandigarh, Punjab, but was brought up and received his schooling in Delhi. Upon finishing his education, he graduated from a College and eventually moved to Mumbai. Mohit Sehgal girlfriend is Sanaya Irani who was a co-actor in his first drama as love interest.
After the end of Miley Jab Hum Tum, Mohit took a break. In 2012, Mohit starred in a comedy film titled, Family Aa Rahi Hai . Mohit's next major television role was as Siddharth Kapoor, the male protagonist of Mujhse Kuchh Kehti...Yeh Khamoshiyaan, which premiered on 12 November 2012. However, Mohit decided to quit the show, stating various reasons for his decision. The show was already under the scanner due to its poor ratings and hence, it had to be replaced by Saraswatichandra on 25 February 2013. Mohit plaed the role of Haider Sheikh, the new lead in Zee TV's popular show Qubool Hai opposite Ketki Kadam. Haider is a mature and charming man with a secret who brings in a lot of ambiguity in the equation that Zoya shares with Siddiqui family.