British societies (and commonwealth countries) offer the title of
Is it based on my education only or work experiences (and research outcome such as publications)? How do they judge an application?
Do they need a final degree for the process: do they just contact my university to verify the degree or must I have obtained the degree from specific universities (e.g., accredited programs)?
Is this British professional qualification useful outside the commonwealth countries? For instance if applying for a job in US or Germany?