We want as many people as possible to be able to use our websites, and this page describes how the Studera.nu website complies with accessibility regulations.

This website is run by Swedish Council for Higher Education (UHR). This page describes how our digital channel comply with accessibility regulations, what known accessibility issues there are, and how you can report problems so that we can fix them.

What to do if you can’t access parts of this website?

If you need content from this website that is not accessible for you, but is not within the scope of the accessibility regulations as described below, please contact us.

You can also contact us in the following ways:

Reporting accessibility problems with our websites

We’re always looking to improve the accessibility of this website. If you find any problems that aren’t listed on this page or if we’re not meeting the requirements of the accessibility regulations, contact us and let us know about the problem.

Accessibility statements

How accessible is the website?

We know some parts of this website aren’t fully accessible.

Non-compliance with the accessibility regulations

Issues with usage without vision

General issues

  • Introduction texts and headings are not tagged with the correct language on a number of pages with information in other languages than Swedish. This may lead to problems when using assistive technology.
  • Words in other languages than Swedish in introduction texts and headings are not tagged with the correct language on a number of pages with information in Swedish. This may lead to problems when using assistive technology.
  • HTML code doesn’t validate without errors.
  • Semantic HTML elements are used in some places to achieve visual design.

Machine-readable names

  • There’s an icon in the search results to indicate ”relevance” that is missing a machine-readable name and can’t be read by screen readers.
  • In the search results, the box "Did you mean:…" is read by screen readers without focus.

Header levels

  • The website’s navigation menu is coded as Headings instead of Nav.

Links

  • Links that lead to an external website do not consistently open in a new window.

Issues with usage with limited vision

General issues

  • Introduction texts and headings are not tagged with the correct language on a number of pages with information in other languages than Swedish. This may lead to problems when using assistive technology.
  • Words in other languages than Swedish in introduction texts and headings are not tagged with the correct language on a number of pages with information in Swedish. This may lead to problems when using assistive technology.
  • HTML code doesn’t validate without errors.
  • Semantic HTML elements are used in some places to achieve visual design.

Header levels

  • The website’s navigation menu is coded as Headings instead of Nav.

Tables

  • There are tables that require lateral scrolling or that aren’t optimally viewed on small screens.

Contrast

  • There are focus indicators without an approved contrast to the background.
  • Tick buttons and the gray buttons in ReadSpeaker are lacking approved contrast to the background.

Links

  • Links that lead to an external website do not consistently open in a new window.

Our ambition is to have fixed the majority of our access problems by the end of August 2021. Some of the more substantial changes, however, won’t be completed until the end of 2021.

Content that’s not within the scope of the accessibility regulations

The content described below is not fully accessible, but is exempt in accordance with § 9 in the accessibility regulations.

  • Audio or video files published before 23 September 2020 may be missing captions or audio descriptions.
  • This website contains documents published before 23 September 2018 that may not be accessible. 
  • There are documents that are printer-friendly versions of information available on some web pages. They’re provided as a complement to the these texts.
  • The YouTube player used for videos is a third-party product and thus not under UHR's control.
  • The Hotjar tool, used for surveys, is a third-party product and thus not under UHR's control. 

How we tested this website

Testing was carried out by a third party as well as internally.

The last assessment was made on 23 April 2021.

The statement was last updated on 31 May 2021.

Enforcement procedure

The Agency for Digital Government is responsible for enforcing the accessibility regulations. If you’re not happy with how we respond to your complaint, contact the Agency for Digital Government to lodge a complaint.

Contact the Agency for Digital Government (Digg.se, in Swedish)

Page last updated 2021-05-31