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May 2022

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.

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 - Anglia Ruskin University 94 -0.3
2nd 6 Arts University Bournemouth 94 +4.1
3rd 1 Ulster University 94 +0.2
4th 1 London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine 93 -0.1
5th 1 University of Westminster 93 -
6th 1 University of Derby 92 -0.1
7th - The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama 90 -0.2
8th 1 Sheffield Hallam University 90 +0.1
9th 1 University of Bradford 89 -0.1
10th 1 University of Manchester 89 +0.1
11th 1 University of Huddersfield 88 -
12th 1 University of Stirling 88 +0.3
13th 7 University of Greenwich 88 -2.8
14th 1 Lancaster University 88 +0.1
15th - University of Worcester 87 -
16th 2 Wrexham Glyndwr University 87 +0.1
17th 3 Cardiff University 87 +0.2
18th 3 Heriot-Watt University 86 -0.1
2 University of Suffolk 86 -1.4
20th 2 University of Birmingham 86 -1.5
21st 1 University of Central Lancashire 85 +0.4
22nd 1 Harper Adams University 85 +0.1
23rd 1 St Mary's University College, Twickenham 84 +0.3
24th 3 University of Aberdeen 84 +0.5
25th 4 Swansea University 83 +0.2
26th 14 University of Leicester 83 +2.3
1 University of York 83 -1.4
28th 2 Queen Mary University of London 83 +0.1
2 University of Sheffield 83 -1.4
30th 1 University of Glasgow 82 -

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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