She graduated from one of the most eminent performing Arts schools in the USA, the Boston Conservatory after a rigorous four years, with Bachelors of Fine Arts in dance, (Modern and Ballet) becoming the first Indian to graduate with a Dance degree from The Boston Conservatory. She has studied Laban movement analysis, Alexander technique and Pilates extensively.
Rukmini has learnt yoga and continues a serious practice. She is a certified Pilates instructor of the Power Pilates institute. She studied Human Anatomy and Exercise physiology at the Boston University and is pursuing a Fitness Instruction certification at UCLA.
Rukmini began acting in the Theaters of Bangalore, she continued her study at the Boston conservatory and later acquired a Certificate in acting at the Film Academy in LA. She debuted in a Tamil movie “Bommalattam’, with renowned Actors Nana Patekar and Arjun Sarja, directed by Bharathi Raja. She is currently working on several other acting assignments in India.
Rukmini has netted interesting modeling assignments and national TV campaigns like World Space, Nalli, Himalaya Drug, AOL, Bangalore Central, Urban Yoga are, Pepsi's Mango Slice, Fair and Lovely etc