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September 2021

UK Universities

Learn how the accessibility of UK University websites compare

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Top 3 websites for accessibility

More UK University websites

How accessibility scores vary across UK Universities

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

Average Score over Time UK Universities

The average score for UK University websites over time

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 2 The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama 94 +1.1
2nd 1 University of Derby 93 +0.2
3rd 2 University of Westminster 93 +0.1
4th - Anglia Ruskin University 93 +0.1
5th - Ulster University 92 -
6th - London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine 92 +0.1
7th - University of Stirling 92 -
8th - University of the West of Scotland 90 -0.2
9th 1 Arts University Bournemouth 90 -
10th 1 University of Manchester 89 -0.9
11th 1 University of Bradford 89 +0.1
12th 1 Heriot-Watt University 89 -0.1
13th 1 University of Worcester 88 +0.3
14th 1 University of Birmingham 87 -0.2
15th 1 University of Huddersfield 86 +0.3
16th 1 University of Aberdeen 85 -0.1
17th 1 University of York 85 +0.5
18th 2 Sheffield Hallam University 85 +0.4
19th - University of Sunderland 84 -0.1
20th 5 Swansea University 84 -2.6
21st - Harper Adams University 84 -
22nd 1 St Mary's University College, Twickenham 84 +0.8
23rd 1 Robert Gordon University 83 -0.5
24th - Cardiff University 83 +0.1
25th - University of Glasgow 82 +0.4
26th 1 University of Suffolk 82 -0.1
27th 2 Queen Mary University of London 82 -0.2
28th 1 University of Sheffield 81 -
29th 1 Staffordshire University 81 -0.4
30th - Stranmillis University College 80 -

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.

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