IDKAIST exchange students with the following universities based on department-level MOUs.
- - School of Design, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
- - College of Design, Architecture, Art and Planning, University of Cincinnati, USA
- - Faculty of Industrial Design Engineering, Delft University of Technology
Also, there are almost 70 university-level student exchange programs with which IDKAIST send and take students. Here are examples.
- - Department of Design, Alto University, Finland
- - Division of Industrial Design, National University of Singapore, Singapore
- - School of Design School, RMIT University, Australia