Umecit – University in Panama

Privacy Policy

About us

The address of our website is: https://umecit.edu.pa/When visitors leave comments on the web, we collect the data displayed in the comment form, as well as the visitor's IP address and browser user agent string to aid spam detection. An anonymous string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The privacy policy of the Gravatar service is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the web you should avoid uploading images with location data (GPS EXIF) included. Website visitors can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

contact forms

We collect your information to communicate the pertinent information of each program via WhatsApp or Email. This information is not shared unless you give us your consent or when it is required by a competent authority.


If you leave a comment on our site you can choose to save your name, email address and website in cookies. This is for your convenience, so you don't have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year. If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie does not contain personal data and is deleted when you close the browser. When you log in, we will also set various cookies to save your login information and screen display options. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for one year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

Third Party Cookies and Advertisers

Google Analytics

We use this to understand how the site is being used to improve the user experience. User data is all anonymous. You can obtain more information about Google's position regarding privacy and its analysis service at https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=es

Social networks

Social network Cookies can be stored in your browser while you browse https://umecit.edu.pa/.

The companies that generate these cookies corresponding to the social networks used by this website have their own cookie policies:

The privacy implications will be based on each social network and will depend on the privacy settings you have chosen on these networks. In no case, neither the person in charge of this website nor the advertisers can obtain personally identifiable information from these cookies.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (eg, videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in exactly the same way as if the visitor had visited the other website. These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

How long we keep your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so that we can automatically recognize and approve subsequent comments instead of keeping them in a moderation queue. For users who register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can view, edit or delete their personal information at any time (except that they cannot change their username). Web administrators can also view and edit that information.

What rights do you have over your data?

If you have an account or have left comments on this website, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we delete any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data that we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal or security purposes.

Responsibility for the Contents

UMECIT will not be responsible for any damages that may be caused by the information published in our communications provided by the contracted companies. All the information published is with the aim of informing and helping people to make better decisions and obviously for the profit of our economic activity and is the direct responsibility of the person who hires our services. Due to the fact that at present the technical means do not allow guaranteeing the action of third parties on the sites published on the Internet, UMECIT in no way guarantees the accuracy and/or veracity of all or part of the information contained on the site, nor its updating. , nor that said information has been altered or modified in whole or in part after it was published.

Change of information

We reserve the right to modify or correct the content of the informative publications, rates, promotions or any content of the website or our email marketing campaigns or presence on the Internet at any time and without prior notice to users or clients when the case so requires.