UK Education A11Y & HTML Conformance Global Report

This report reflects the current status of the major United Kingdom universities, based on the number of access barriers found on their sites using the latest versions of the axe-core accessibility engine and the W3C Validator on these pages.

Each site was automatically checked by Rocket Validator, including up to 100 web pages. List is in alphabetical order, but you can sort by the number of average accessibility and HTML issues found by clicking on each column.

Name A11Y issues / page HTML issues / page
Screenshot of https://www.swansea.ac.uk/sitemap.xml Swansea University
100 pages / 46 A11Y issues / 110 HTML issues
0.46 1.10
Screenshot of https://www.hw.ac.uk/ Heriot Watt University
100 pages / 264 A11Y issues / 85 HTML issues
2.64 0.85
Screenshot of https://www.manchester.ac.uk/ University of Manchester
100 pages / 128 A11Y issues / 451 HTML issues
1.28 4.51
Screenshot of https://www.ed.ac.uk/ The University of Edinburgh
91 pages / 305 A11Y issues / 102 HTML issues
3.35 1.12
Screenshot of https://www.harper-adams.ac.uk/sitemap.xml Harper Adams University
100 pages / 287 A11Y issues / 499 HTML issues
2.87 4.99
Screenshot of https://www.gla.ac.uk/ University of Glasgow
90 pages / 158 A11Y issues / 526 HTML issues
1.76 5.84
Screenshot of https://www.imperial.ac.uk/ Imperial College London
100 pages / 376 A11Y issues / 708 HTML issues
3.76 7.08
Screenshot of https://www.abdn.ac.uk/about/our-website/atoz.php University of Aberdeen
100 pages / 221 A11Y issues / 1,142 HTML issues
2.21 11.42
Screenshot of https://www.bath.ac.uk/ University of Bath
99 pages / 264 A11Y issues / 1,395 HTML issues
2.67 14.09
Screenshot of https://www.dur.ac.uk/ Durham University
98 pages / 581 A11Y issues / 839 HTML issues
5.93 8.56
Screenshot of https://www.york.ac.uk/ University of York
100 pages / 336 A11Y issues / 1,201 HTML issues
3.36 12.01
Screenshot of https://www.cardiff.ac.uk/sitemap-toplevel.xml Cardiff University
100 pages / 359 A11Y issues / 1,102 HTML issues
3.59 11.02
Screenshot of https://www.southampton.ac.uk/ University of Southampton
88 pages / 650 A11Y issues / 767 HTML issues
7.39 8.72
Screenshot of https://www.bristol.ac.uk/ University of Bristol
89 pages / 795 A11Y issues / 708 HTML issues
8.93 7.96
Screenshot of https://www.ncl.ac.uk/ University of Newcastle
100 pages / 433 A11Y issues / 1,426 HTML issues
4.33 14.26
Screenshot of https://warwick.ac.uk Warwick University
100 pages / 493 A11Y issues / 1,734 HTML issues
4.93 17.34
Screenshot of https://www.lancaster.ac.uk/ Lancaster University
100 pages / 379 A11Y issues / 2,048 HTML issues
3.79 20.48
Screenshot of https://www.lboro.ac.uk/ Loughborough University
100 pages / 588 A11Y issues / 1,786 HTML issues
5.88 17.86
Screenshot of http://www.sussex.ac.uk/az/ University of Sussex
100 pages / 350 A11Y issues / 2,175 HTML issues
3.50 21.75
Screenshot of https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/ University of Nottingham
100 pages / 366 A11Y issues / 2,750 HTML issues
3.66 27.50
Screenshot of https://www.birmingham.ac.uk/sitemap.xml University of Birmingham
100 pages / 673 A11Y issues / 2,015 HTML issues
6.73 20.15
Screenshot of https://www.ntu.ac.uk/ Nottingham Trent University
85 pages / 705 A11Y issues / 1,491 HTML issues
8.29 17.54
Screenshot of https://www.exeter.ac.uk/ University of Exeter
100 pages / 577 A11Y issues / 2,314 HTML issues
5.77 23.14
Screenshot of https://www.cam.ac.uk/ University of Cambridge
100 pages / 394 A11Y issues / 2,536 HTML issues
3.94 25.36
Screenshot of http://www.leeds.ac.uk/ University of Leeds
79 pages / 333 A11Y issues / 2,430 HTML issues
4.22 30.76
Screenshot of https://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/ University of St Andrews
100 pages / 754 A11Y issues / 2,357 HTML issues
7.54 23.57
Screenshot of https://www.qub.ac.uk/ Queen's University Belfast
100 pages / 465 A11Y issues / 2,583 HTML issues
4.65 25.83
Screenshot of https://www.kcl.ac.uk/ King's College London
100 pages / 414 A11Y issues / 4,158 HTML issues
4.14 41.58
Screenshot of https://www.ox.ac.uk/ University of Oxford
100 pages / 436 A11Y issues / 2,938 HTML issues
4.36 29.38
Screenshot of https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/ University of Sheffield
100 pages / 314 A11Y issues / 4,821 HTML issues
3.14 48.21
Screenshot of https://www.dundee.ac.uk/ University of Dundee
64 pages / 377 A11Y issues / 2,495 HTML issues
5.89 38.98
Screenshot of https://www.ucl.ac.uk/ University College London
100 pages / 543 A11Y issues / 5,889 HTML issues
5.43 58.89
Screenshot of https://www.liverpool.ac.uk/a-z/ University of Liverpool
100 pages / 869 A11Y issues / 6,279 HTML issues
8.69 62.79
Screenshot of https://www.surrey.ac.uk/ University of Surrey
100 pages / 504 A11Y issues / 7,018 HTML issues
5.04 70.18
Screenshot of https://www.royalholloway.ac.uk/sitemap.xml Royal Holloway, University of London
100 pages / 769 A11Y issues / 8,901 HTML issues
7.69 89.01
Screenshot of https://www.strath.ac.uk/ University of Strathclyde Glasgow
100 pages / 831 A11Y issues / 10,655 HTML issues
8.31 106.55
Screenshot of https://www.aston.ac.uk Aston University
100 pages / 674 A11Y issues / 10,717 HTML issues
6.74 107.17
Screenshot of https://www.essex.ac.uk/content.xml University of Essex
100 pages / 907 A11Y issues / 19,771 HTML issues
9.07 197.71
Screenshot of https://www.uea.ac.uk/ University of East Anglia
100 pages / 1,047 A11Y issues / 21,845 HTML issues
10.47 218.45
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