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"top-up fees" in British English

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top-up feesnoun [plural]

uk   us   UK
another word for tuition fees , used ​especially around the ​time that these were first ​introduced in the UK in 2004
(Definition of top-up fees from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"top-up fees" in Business English

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top-up feesnoun [plural]

uk   us   FINANCE
in the UK, ​money that ​studentspay to a university in ​addition to the ​moneyprovided by the ​government: Some universities ​charge significant ​top-upfees.
(Definition of top-up fees from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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