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.hw.ac.uk/ Heriot Watt University
100 pages / 243 A11Y issues / 42 HTML issues
2.43 0.42
Screenshot of https://www.ed.ac.uk/ The University of Edinburgh
100 pages / 298 A11Y issues / 94 HTML issues
2.98 0.94
Screenshot of https://www.manchester.ac.uk/ University of Manchester
100 pages / 203 A11Y issues / 450 HTML issues
2.03 4.50
Screenshot of https://www.harper-adams.ac.uk/sitemap.xml Harper Adams University
100 pages / 270 A11Y issues / 290 HTML issues
2.70 2.90
Screenshot of https://www.swansea.ac.uk/sitemap.xml Swansea University
100 pages / 66 A11Y issues / 412 HTML issues
0.66 4.12
Screenshot of https://www.gla.ac.uk/ University of Glasgow
100 pages / 156 A11Y issues / 566 HTML issues
1.56 5.66
Screenshot of https://www.imperial.ac.uk/ Imperial College London
100 pages / 378 A11Y issues / 525 HTML issues
3.78 5.25
Screenshot of https://www.bath.ac.uk/ University of Bath
100 pages / 333 A11Y issues / 1,195 HTML issues
3.33 11.95
Screenshot of https://www.dur.ac.uk/ Durham University
100 pages / 513 A11Y issues / 773 HTML issues
5.13 7.73
Screenshot of https://www.york.ac.uk/ University of York
100 pages / 322 A11Y issues / 1,074 HTML issues
3.22 10.74
Screenshot of https://warwick.ac.uk Warwick University
100 pages / 275 A11Y issues / 1,629 HTML issues
2.75 16.29
Screenshot of https://www.southampton.ac.uk/ University of Southampton
100 pages / 527 A11Y issues / 1,113 HTML issues
5.27 11.13
Screenshot of https://www.bristol.ac.uk/ University of Bristol
100 pages / 910 A11Y issues / 733 HTML issues
9.10 7.33
Screenshot of https://www.abdn.ac.uk/about/our-website/atoz.php University of Aberdeen
100 pages / 266 A11Y issues / 1,517 HTML issues
2.66 15.17
Screenshot of https://www.cardiff.ac.uk/sitemap-toplevel.xml Cardiff University
100 pages / 356 A11Y issues / 1,462 HTML issues
3.56 14.62
Screenshot of https://www.exeter.ac.uk/ University of Exeter
100 pages / 535 A11Y issues / 1,690 HTML issues
5.35 16.90
Screenshot of https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/ University of Nottingham
100 pages / 403 A11Y issues / 2,568 HTML issues
4.03 25.68
Screenshot of https://www.lse.ac.uk/ London School of Economics
100 pages / 507 A11Y issues / 2,051 HTML issues
5.07 20.51
Screenshot of https://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/ University of St Andrews
100 pages / 736 A11Y issues / 1,589 HTML issues
7.36 15.89
Screenshot of https://www.lancaster.ac.uk/ Lancaster University
100 pages / 356 A11Y issues / 2,422 HTML issues
3.56 24.22
Screenshot of https://www.ntu.ac.uk/ Nottingham Trent University
100 pages / 849 A11Y issues / 1,639 HTML issues
8.49 16.39
Screenshot of http://www.sussex.ac.uk/az/ University of Sussex
100 pages / 521 A11Y issues / 2,284 HTML issues
5.21 22.84
Screenshot of https://www.lboro.ac.uk/ Loughborough University
100 pages / 576 A11Y issues / 2,272 HTML issues
5.76 22.72
Screenshot of http://www.leeds.ac.uk/ University of Leeds
100 pages / 428 A11Y issues / 2,582 HTML issues
4.28 25.82
Screenshot of https://www.ncl.ac.uk/ University of Newcastle
100 pages / 439 A11Y issues / 2,992 HTML issues
4.39 29.92
Screenshot of https://www.qub.ac.uk/ Queen's University Belfast
100 pages / 454 A11Y issues / 2,564 HTML issues
4.54 25.64
Screenshot of https://www.ox.ac.uk/ University of Oxford
100 pages / 375 A11Y issues / 2,950 HTML issues
3.75 29.50
Screenshot of https://www.ucl.ac.uk/ University College London
100 pages / 508 A11Y issues / 4,634 HTML issues
5.08 46.34
Screenshot of https://www.kcl.ac.uk/ King's College London
100 pages / 455 A11Y issues / 4,370 HTML issues
4.55 43.70
Screenshot of https://www.dundee.ac.uk/ University of Dundee
100 pages / 574 A11Y issues / 3,329 HTML issues
5.74 33.29
Screenshot of https://www.cam.ac.uk/ University of Cambridge
100 pages / 526 A11Y issues / 3,667 HTML issues
5.26 36.67
Screenshot of https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/ University of Sheffield
100 pages / 315 A11Y issues / 5,376 HTML issues
3.15 53.76
Screenshot of https://www.birmingham.ac.uk/sitemap.xml University of Birmingham
100 pages / 725 A11Y issues / 4,922 HTML issues
7.25 49.22
Screenshot of https://www.surrey.ac.uk/ University of Surrey
100 pages / 433 A11Y issues / 7,169 HTML issues
4.33 71.69
Screenshot of https://www.aston.ac.uk Aston University
100 pages / 550 A11Y issues / 6,466 HTML issues
5.50 64.66
Screenshot of https://www.liverpool.ac.uk/a-z/ University of Liverpool
100 pages / 908 A11Y issues / 6,751 HTML issues
9.08 67.51
Screenshot of https://www.royalholloway.ac.uk/sitemap.xml Royal Holloway, University of London
100 pages / 1,002 A11Y issues / 7,571 HTML issues
10.02 75.71
Screenshot of https://www.strath.ac.uk/ University of Strathclyde Glasgow
100 pages / 761 A11Y issues / 8,775 HTML issues
7.61 87.75
Screenshot of https://www.uea.ac.uk/ University of East Anglia
100 pages / 996 A11Y issues / 20,702 HTML issues
9.96 207.02
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