The University of Oxford is committed to providing an accessible web presence that gives members of the public and members of the University community full access to University information, courses and activities offerred through the web. It is also committed to establishing a minimum accessibility standard for web pages, and to encouraging web publishers to exceed the minimum accessibility standard. Further details on the University's accessibility policy can be found here.

Thse pages meet the checkpoints of the Web Accessility Initiative's Web Content Accessibility Guidelines, as specified by the University of Oxford Web Accessibility Policy to Level-AA standards.

If you use assistive technology and the format of any material on this website interferes with your ability to access the information, please contact us in the first instance.

Information in alternative formats

We offer alternative formats for pages on this website. To request an alternative format please contact the webmaster. Provision will normally be within 15 working days of acknowledgement. We normally offer the following alternative formats:

  • Large Print
  • Audio (CD)

How these alternatives are produced

Large Print can be produced easily by increasing the magnification of the pages and printing.

Audio (CD) can be produced by the Accessible Resources Acquisition and Creation Unit (ARACU) who are part of the Oxford University Library Service (OULS). Please contact 

PDF files

Some of the information on our website is in Portable Document Format (PDF). You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to read PDF files. Adobe Acrobat Reader can be downloaded free of charge from the Adobe website. Later versions of this software provide a number of features that improve access for users.