2015 song contest is history and Finland is already getting ready for next year. As announced during the final of their 2015 pre-selection, UMK returns again in 2016.
Submission period for willing artists to submit their entries is open between September 1st and 8th. After that, a pre-selection jury of Yle will choose the acts for the televised shows. The final will take place in March. No further details were given this early. Full rules can be found on Yle website.