Mira Rajput was born and brought up in Delhi. She is from a close knit family hailing from Punjab. She came into limelight for marrying bollywood's heartthrob Shahid Kapoor. She has completed her schooling from Vasant Valley School, Delhi. She also did an internship from United Nations. She is an English (Hons) student at Lady Sri Ram College. Mira is a very private person, who prefers to hang out with a very few friends.

She is a focused and intelligent girl, who is quite vocal about her opinions. An alumna of Vasant Valley School, New Delhi, Mira got the 10th rank in Delhi University's CATE. Apart from many Bollywood music composers, she is a fan of several singers from the West like Avril Lavigne, Beyonce, Demi Lovato among others. She is such a huge fan of Salman Khan that she has watched all his films so far.