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April 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 1 University of Derby 94 +1.7
2nd 1 University of Westminster 93 -0.2
3rd - Anglia Ruskin University 92 +0.1
4th - University of Stirling 92 +0.2
5th - London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine 91 +1.1
6th 2 University of Greenwich 91 +2.6
7th 1 The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama 89 +0.2
- Ulster University 89 +0.3
9th - University of Manchester 89 +0.2
10th 1 University of Bradford 88 -0.2
11th - University of Worcester 88 -0.1
12th - University of Birmingham 87 -0.1
13th - Arts University Bournemouth 87 -0.1
14th 3 University of Aberdeen 87 +1.1
15th 10 University of Huddersfield 86 +5.2
16th 2 Swansea University 86 -0.2
17th 2 Cardiff University 86 -0.3
18th 2 University of Sheffield 86 -
19th 4 University of Sunderland 85 +1.5
20th 4 Heriot-Watt University 84 +1.7
1 Robert Gordon University 84 -0.1
22nd 2 St Mary's University College, Twickenham 84 +0.1
- University of York 84 +0.2
24th 4 Harper Adams University 84 -0.2
25th 7 University of Suffolk 84 -1.4
26th 3 St George's University of London 81 +0.2
27th 3 Stranmillis University College 81 +0.2
3 University of Gloucestershire 81 +0.2
2 University of Portsmouth 81 -0.7
30th 3 University of Glasgow 80 -0.7

All other UK University websites

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

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