Ramya was born in Bangalore, Karnataka on November 29, 1981. She studied at St. Hilda\'s school in Ooty, Tamil Nadu. She then earned her collegiate at St. Joseph\'s College of Commerce, Bangalore. Ramya participated in stage shows and dance rehearsals from her grade school days. Her mother tongue Kannada. She is a proud kannadiga and admires rajkumar a lot.
Ramya stepped into the film industry with Kannada movie Abhi starring against Puneet Rajkumar