Plot 38, Lumumba Avenue


Netherlands Horticulture Traineeship

Who Can Apply ?

  • Current Students and Graduates.
  • Gender: Male and Female.
  • Age: 21-29.
  • Education Background : Bachelors Degree in Agriculture, Specialization: Agronomy, Horticulture, Crop Production.
  • Good English Skills.
  • Driving skills – Added advantage.


  • Expedia Africa has accessed Traineeships in Europe for students and graduates.
  • The Traineeships in Europe are with High Tech Horticulture and Green House Farms.
  • These traineeships in the Netherlands are organized by Bixter (, Expedia Africa is the sole
    agent for Bixter in the East and Central Africa region.

The Traineeship Partnership

  • Expedia Africa and Bixter have partnered with Uganda Forum for Agricultural Advisory Services (UFAAS) to promote this traineeship program in Uganda. (
  • UFAAS is part of the African Forum for Agricultural Advisory Services (
  • It is a professional and practioners association for all engaged in Agricultural extension and advisory services at all levels of the agricultural or horticultural value chain • All agricultural Universities and Colleges are potential institutional members of UFAAS and are invited to join.
  • All agricultural and horticultural professionals including students can join as members • Makerere University, Kyambogo University, Bukalasa Agricultural College are already members of UFAAS and many more are in the process of joining.
  • Expedia Africa and Bixter have a Memorandum of Understanding with UFAAS to help Ugandan Agricultural Students access traineeships in Europe.
  • Under this partnership, Expedia Africa is announcing trainneships in the Netherlands.

Netherlands Program Placements

  • Horticulture.
  • Green house.
  • Duration : 12 months.
  • Working hours -37 hours a week.
  • Monthly Stipend – 1500 euros.

Application Procedure

  • Application form ,Education Certificates and letters of recommendation.
  • Interview by our partner agency in Netherlands.
  • Signing of contract.
  • Signing of Powers of Attorney.
  • First installment of the program fee.
  • Visa and residence permit application (Waiting period – 2 months).
  • Visa Approval.