Meaning of “top-up fees” in the English Dictionary

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"top-up fees" in British English

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top-up feesnoun [ plural ]

uk /ˈtɒp.ʌp ˌfiːz/ us /ˈtɑːp.ʌp ˌfiːz/ 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 students pay to a university in addition to the money provided by the government:

Some universities charge significant top-up fees.

(Definition of “top-up fees” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)