Accessibility on Imperial College Business School


This statement applies to content published on the Imperial College Business School domain It does not apply to content accessed via other domains/sub domain or third-party applications.

For other web addresses you should refer to the accessibility statement for that domain or sub-domain.

We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website. For example, that means you should be able to:

  • Navigate most of the website using just a keyboard
  • Listen to most of the website using a screen reader (including JAWS, NVDA and VoiceOver).
  • Resize to the size of your window, and display a readable text size whichever device you are using

If you wish to make use of the accessible features of this site, we have provided some guidance that will provide you with further information and aid you in accessing them.

AbilityNet has advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability.

How accessible the website is

We have more than 50 editors in Imperial College Business School who have access to publish content on the website. We know some of this content may not be fully accessible, for example:

  • PDFs and other documents are not fully compatible with screen readers
  • Most video content does not have captions, transcriptions or audio descriptions
  • Some tables do not have row headers
  • Some pages have poor colour contrast
  • Some heading elements are not consistent
  • Some images do not have good alternative text
  • Some buttons are not correctly identified
  • Some error messages are not clearly associated with form controls

What we do about known issues

We work to achieve and maintain WCAG 2.1 AA standards , but it is not always possible for all our content to be accessible. Where content is not accessible, we will state a reason, warn users and offer alternatives.

Technical information about this website’s accessibility

Imperial College London is committed to making its website accessible in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018. 

This website is partially compliant with the  Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1  AA standard, due to the known issues listed below.

Non-compliance with the accessibility regulations

  • Non-text tests such as Captcha are available but sometimes not fully functional for some forms which are all embedded from third party suppliers
  • Full identification, in text format, of where an input error has been detected automatically on embedded forms from third party suppliers are not fully provided
  • Captions may be missing for some pre-recorded audio content in synchronised media provided by third party suppliers

Reporting accessibility issues

If you need information on this website in a different format like accessible PDF, large print, easy read, audio recording or braille or if you find any accessibility issues not listed on this page then please contact and  

We’ll consider your request and get back to you within seven days.

Enforcement procedure

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for enforcing the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018 (the ‘accessibility regulations’). If you’re not happy with how we respond to your complaint,  contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS) .

Last updated

This statement was last updated on 22 September 2020.