His early claim to fame was Roadies 2 where he emerged as the winner. Later, he hosted shows like Big Chai - Maan Na Maan, Main Tera Ayushmann and also won the Young Achievers Award in 2007. Besides his career as a popular MTV VJ, Ayushman hosted TV shows like India's Got Talent, Music Ka Maha Muqqabla and Just Dance. He was also a part of the anchoring team of Extra Innings T20 for IPL Season 3. He made his big screen debut with recent box office release Vicky Donor, which is being produced by actor John Abraham.