Website Accessibility Statement

The University's website accessibility statement is part of a formal policy that addresses disability in the broadest sense. The University of Edinburgh is committed to a policy of equal opportunities for all. Read more about our committment to accessibility.

Website Standards Compliance

Our website is built using Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML) and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), according to World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) standards.

It is designed to comply with our own accessibility standards, in line with recognised best practice.

For example, our website follows the W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines and the British standard BS 8878 framework for web accessibility.