The Jagadguru Rambhadracharya Handicapped University (JGRHU) in Chitrakoot, Uttar Pradesh, a private university, was established on 27 September 2001 with the aim to provide higher and professional education exclusively to persons with disabilities. Admission is restricted to four categories of disabled students: visuallyimpaired, hearing-impaired, mobility-impaired and mentally-impaired, as defined in the Persons with Disability Act (1995) of the Indian Constitution.