Sayali hails from the city of Nashik and was born in Maharashtra, in a traditional Marathi family. She studied at Fravashi Academy,asik, and completed her graduation in BMS (Bachelor of Management Studies) from Alkesh Dinesh Mody Institute of Finance and Management Studies.The college is located inside Mumbai University campus, Kalina, Santacruz.
Like many other beauty contest winners, Sayali entered the modeling industry followed by Bollywood. Her initial modeling assignments were for Dentzz, SNDT College show and Swarovski gems fashion show. The Train: Some Lines Should Never Be Crossed was her first Hindi film, co-starring Emraan Hashmi and Geeta Basra. The movie was released on 8 July 2007.
She also appeared as a journalist from Singapore, who pretends to interview Indian cricketer Rahul Dravid on the show MTV Bakra. In 2009, she was seen in the Hindi movie named, Paying Guests, opposite Javed Jaffrey. She also appeared in a music video for the popular Punjabi song “Aish Karo” by A.S. Kang.
On 10 December 2013, Bhagat married Delhi-based businessman Navneet Pratap Singh.
|2007||The Train||Anjali Dixit||Hindi|
|2008||Good Luck||Saba Sharma||Hindi|
|Halla Bol||Sayali Bhagat||Hindi|
|Blade Babji (2008)||Archana||Telugu|
|2009||Newtonin Moondram Vidhi||Priya||Tamil||debut|
|The Saint Who Thought Otherwise||Sangeeta Kadam||English||Filming|
|Main Rony Aur Rony||Hindi||Filming|
|Naughty @ 40||Woman who rejects Sanjeev||Hindi|
|This Weekend||Key Role||Hindi/Tamil/Telegu||Kaatu Puli(Tamil)|
|2013||Rajdhani Express (film)||Reena||Hindi|
|2013||Chaloo movie (2013 film)||Hindi|
|2015||Myself Pendu||punjabi kudi||Punjabi|