Jurgita is currently studying in Vilnius University for the Bachelor of Arts on social work. Among her hobbies is football. She also works as a model, and has worked in Japan, Italy, Spain, Greece and Germany.
She landed the lead role in the television series "Moterys meluoja geriau" ("Women lie better") in 2008.
In 2009-2012 Jurgita Jurkutė hosted TV3 projects „Šok su manimi“ ("Dance with me") and "Chorų karai" ("Choir wars"). In 2014 April 1 during Vilnius International Film Festival she was awarded as Lithuanian actress of the year for the roles in Name in the Dark and Valentinas už 2rų.