RIEC is keeping close contact with the School of Engineering, Graduate School of Information Sciences, and Graduate School of Biomedical Engineering. All faculty members of RIEC hold positions in these schools and have courses for graduate and undergraduate students. Students also have chances to join the research groups in RIEC. In 2017, 58 undergraduate students,143 master course students, and 40 doctor course students are studying at RIEC.
RIEC also receives many visiting professors, visiting scholars, visiting students, and postdoc researchers from all over the world.