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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 / 39 A11Y issues / 133 HTML issues
0.39 1.33
Screenshot of https://www.hw.ac.uk/ Heriot Watt University
28 pages / 55 A11Y issues / 17 HTML issues
1.96 0.61
Screenshot of https://www.manchester.ac.uk/ University of Manchester
100 pages / 129 A11Y issues / 422 HTML issues
1.29 4.22
Screenshot of https://www.ed.ac.uk/ The University of Edinburgh
94 pages / 321 A11Y issues / 100 HTML issues
3.41 1.06
Screenshot of https://www.harper-adams.ac.uk/sitemap.xml Harper Adams University
100 pages / 265 A11Y issues / 507 HTML issues
2.65 5.07
Screenshot of https://www.gla.ac.uk/ University of Glasgow
88 pages / 203 A11Y issues / 522 HTML issues
2.31 5.93
Screenshot of https://www.abdn.ac.uk/about/our-website/atoz.php University of Aberdeen
100 pages / 160 A11Y issues / 1,024 HTML issues
1.60 10.24
Screenshot of https://www.southampton.ac.uk/ University of Southampton
83 pages / 690 A11Y issues / 420 HTML issues
8.31 5.06
Screenshot of https://www.dur.ac.uk/ Durham University
99 pages / 585 A11Y issues / 844 HTML issues
5.91 8.53
Screenshot of https://www.york.ac.uk/ University of York
100 pages / 311 A11Y issues / 1,198 HTML issues
3.11 11.98
Screenshot of https://www.cardiff.ac.uk/sitemap-toplevel.xml Cardiff University
100 pages / 354 A11Y issues / 1,087 HTML issues
3.54 10.87
Screenshot of https://www.imperial.ac.uk/ Imperial College London
100 pages / 470 A11Y issues / 1,278 HTML issues
4.70 12.78
Screenshot of https://www.bristol.ac.uk/ University of Bristol
92 pages / 835 A11Y issues / 754 HTML issues
9.08 8.20
Screenshot of https://warwick.ac.uk Warwick University
100 pages / 485 A11Y issues / 1,682 HTML issues
4.85 16.82
Screenshot of https://www.ncl.ac.uk/ University of Newcastle
100 pages / 442 A11Y issues / 1,519 HTML issues
4.42 15.19
Screenshot of http://www.sussex.ac.uk/az/ University of Sussex
100 pages / 271 A11Y issues / 1,987 HTML issues
2.71 19.87
Screenshot of https://www.bath.ac.uk/ University of Bath
100 pages / 250 A11Y issues / 2,155 HTML issues
2.50 21.55
Screenshot of http://www.lse.ac.uk/ London School of Economics
100 pages / 587 A11Y issues / 1,669 HTML issues
5.87 16.69
Screenshot of https://www.birmingham.ac.uk/sitemap.xml University of Birmingham
100 pages / 629 A11Y issues / 1,855 HTML issues
6.29 18.55
Screenshot of https://www.lboro.ac.uk/ Loughborough University
100 pages / 551 A11Y issues / 1,864 HTML issues
5.51 18.64
Screenshot of https://www.lancaster.ac.uk/ Lancaster University
100 pages / 386 A11Y issues / 2,264 HTML issues
3.86 22.64
Screenshot of https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/ University of Nottingham
100 pages / 352 A11Y issues / 2,703 HTML issues
3.52 27.03
Screenshot of https://www.ntu.ac.uk/ Nottingham Trent University
80 pages / 661 A11Y issues / 1,364 HTML issues
8.26 17.05
Screenshot of http://www.leeds.ac.uk/ University of Leeds
77 pages / 354 A11Y issues / 1,907 HTML issues
4.60 24.77
Screenshot of https://www.qub.ac.uk/ Queen's University Belfast
100 pages / 422 A11Y issues / 2,180 HTML issues
4.22 21.80
Screenshot of https://www.exeter.ac.uk/ University of Exeter
100 pages / 637 A11Y issues / 2,419 HTML issues
6.37 24.19
Screenshot of https://www.cam.ac.uk/ University of Cambridge
100 pages / 412 A11Y issues / 2,585 HTML issues
4.12 25.85
Screenshot of https://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/ University of St Andrews
100 pages / 742 A11Y issues / 2,433 HTML issues
7.42 24.33
Screenshot of https://www.kcl.ac.uk/ King's College London
100 pages / 427 A11Y issues / 4,373 HTML issues
4.27 43.73
Screenshot of http://www.ox.ac.uk/ University of Oxford
100 pages / 510 A11Y issues / 3,081 HTML issues
5.10 30.81
Screenshot of https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/ University of Sheffield
100 pages / 360 A11Y issues / 4,990 HTML issues
3.60 49.90
Screenshot of https://www.uea.ac.uk/ University of East Anglia
100 pages / 718 A11Y issues / 4,762 HTML issues
7.18 47.62
Screenshot of https://www.dundee.ac.uk/ University of Dundee
100 pages / 546 A11Y issues / 3,857 HTML issues
5.46 38.57
Screenshot of https://www.ucl.ac.uk/ University College London
100 pages / 537 A11Y issues / 6,097 HTML issues
5.37 60.97
Screenshot of https://www2.aston.ac.uk/ Aston University
74 pages / 385 A11Y issues / 3,719 HTML issues
5.20 50.26
Screenshot of https://www.royalholloway.ac.uk/sitemap.xml Royal Holloway, University of London
100 pages / 475 A11Y issues / 7,017 HTML issues
4.75 70.17
Screenshot of https://www.surrey.ac.uk/ University of Surrey
100 pages / 599 A11Y issues / 7,137 HTML issues
5.99 71.37
Screenshot of https://www.liverpool.ac.uk/a-z/ University of Liverpool
100 pages / 974 A11Y issues / 7,189 HTML issues
9.74 71.89
Screenshot of https://www.strath.ac.uk/ University of Strathclyde Glasgow
100 pages / 778 A11Y issues / 10,900 HTML issues
7.78 109.00
Screenshot of https://www.essex.ac.uk/content.xml University of Essex
100 pages / 901 A11Y issues / 19,753 HTML issues
9.01 197.53
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