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May 2020

UK Universities

Learn how the accessibility of UK University websites compare

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Top 3 websites for accessibility

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How accessibility scores vary across UK Universities

This is the number of UK University websites with each accessibility score.

Top UK University websites for accessibility

These are the highest rated 30 UK University websites for accessibility.

Rank Change Organisation Score Change Level A Level AA
1st 1 University of Worcester 88 -0.1
2nd 2 Swansea University 87 +1.7
3rd - University of Manchester 86 +0.1
4th 2 University of Aberdeen 86 +1.9
5th 26 Cardiff University 85 +14.7
6th 4 University of Bradford 84 +2.8
1 University of Derby 84 -
8th 1 University of the West of England 84 +0.1
9th 1 University of Warwick 83 +0.5
10th 1 University of Sunderland 82 +0.4
11th 1 University of Portsmouth 81 +0.2
12th 1 Ulster University 81 +0.4
13th 2 University of Suffolk 81 -0.8
14th - University of Greenwich 80 -0.1
15th - St George's University of London 80 +0.1
16th - University of York 79 -
17th - Robert Gordon University 79 -0.3
18th 1 University of Huddersfield 78 +0.7
19th - University of Gloucestershire 78 +0.1
20th 2 Staffordshire University 77 -1.6
21st 1 Nottingham Trent University 77 +0.4
22nd 1 Bath Spa University 76 -0.2
23rd 3 City University of London 75 +2.2
24th 1 University of Birmingham 74 -0.4
25th 1 London Business School 73 -
26th 2 University of Southampton 73 -0.1
27th - University of the Arts London 73 +0.1
28th - University of Westminster 72 +0.9
29th 2 Regent's University London 71 +0.7
30th 62 Solent University 70 +18.6

All other UK University websites

Websites not ranked in the top 30 for accessibility are listed here.

Websites that were not tested

These websites were not tested for various reasons.

About these results

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